Mat McBriar needs surgery on cyst

Updated: January 30, 2012, 11:57 AM ET
By Todd Archer | ESPNDallas.com

IRVING, Texas -- Mat McBriar will have surgery next week to dissolve a cyst below his left knee, and the Dallas Cowboys punter anticipates being 100 percent this summer.

"For me, that's great news," McBriar said. "Yeah, it's terrible timing, but this is probably just a little bit more than just being able to play, but having a functional foot for the rest of my life."

McBriar was diagnosed with drop foot during the season, believed to be caused by nerve damage, but after a three-day ...

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