Cowboys’ Bryant Fined $7,875 For Throat Slash

Dez_Bryant_2013IRVING, Texas — Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant was fined $7,875 for a throat-slash penalty following his touchdown catch in last Sunday’s 31-7 win against the St. Louis Rams, a source told

Bryant apologized Monday for his unsportsmanlike conduct penalty after his customary “X” signal when he scored. He also said he would appeal any fine.

“I shouldn’t have done it anyway,” Bryant said Monday. “I never put anything with the X. Do the X and go on.”

Source: Todd Archer, ESPN