By Staff

FRISCO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – In a surprise to many, Dallas Cowboys receiver Amari Cooper said Thursday he had surgery and that it was a success. According to team, the procedure was an ankle scope.

In an Instagram post, Cooper showed a picture of a medical boot on his right leg with the caption “Surgery was a success.” He also posted a video of himself in a wheelchair and a worker pushing him through a hospital.

Amari Cooper #19 of the Dallas Cowboys runs after making a catch in the third quarter against Grayland Arnold #37 of the Philadelphia Eagles at AT&T Stadium on December 27, 2020 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

He finished the 2020 regular season with 92 catches for 1,114 receiving yards and five touchdowns. He played in all 16 games, as well.

According to the team, the procedure should not require much rehab.