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Injury roundup: Cowboys' Dez Bryant expected to play

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Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant is expected to play Sunday against the Falcons in Atlanta, source informed of the situation told NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport.

The Oklahoma State product has been battling knee and ankle injuries from a week ago, but had vowed to play.

Bryant has 38 receptions for 439 yards and four TDs this season for the 5-3 Cowboys.

Other injury news we are watching Sunday:

1. Indianapolis Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton, suffering from a groin injury, will play against the Steelers.

2. Newly acquired tight end Martellus Bennett (shoulder) is expected to play for the New England Patriots against the Denver Broncos on Sunday night, according to Rapoport. Wide receiver Danny Amendola, questionable because of a knee injury, is expected to play, too.

3. Denver Broncos wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders (ankle) is listed as questionable, but should be good to go against the Patriots, a source tells Rapoport.

4. Buffalo Bills tight end Charles Clay, who has been out a month following knee surgery, is likely to play against the New Orleans Saints, according to Rapoport.

5. Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Marqise Lee, who was originally listed as questionable with a knee injury, will play against the Los Angeles Chargers.

6. Tennessee Titans tight end Delanie Walker (ankle) will play against the Cincinnati Bengals.

7. Washington Redskins wide receiver Jamison Crowder, battling a hamstring injury, will play against the Minnesota Vikings. Left tackle Trent Williams (knee) also is active. Tight end Jordan Reed, who missed practice on Friday with a hamstring injury, will not play.

8. Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen (foot) will not play against the Washington Redskins. Griffen was listed as questionable after being limited in practice Friday and missing Wednesday and Thursday.