Jason Witten has lacerated spleen

Updated: August 15, 2012, 11:52 PM ET
By Ed Werder and Todd Archer | ESPNDallas.com

Jason Witten suffered a slightly lacerated spleen in Monday's preseason game, and the star tight end's availability for the Dallas Cowboys' regular-season opener is uncertain.

Witten suffered a "very serious" small laceration that caused bleeding but it is not ruptured, Cowboys coach Jason Garrett said Wednesday afternoon.

Garrett said it is premature to discuss Witten's availability for the Sept. 5 season opener against the New York Giants but confirmed the seven-time Pro ...

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