by Dave Kluge | Thu, Dec 10th 4:15pm EST
This was expected after Bryant tested positive, missed Tuesday's game, and failed to practice on Wednesday or Thursday. Because of the positive test, he will not be able to play in Week 14's matchup against the Browns but could be back the following week for a game against Jaguars. Although he tweeted "Yea I’m going to go ahead and call it a quit for the rest of the season... I can’t deal with this" immediately following the positive test, he has since walked back on that statement and appears ready to play whenever he can do so.