Originally written on Fox Sports Southwest  |  Last updated 10/20/14

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - NOVEMBER 14: Dez Bryant of the Dallas Cowboys celebrates after his first quarter touchdown reception against the New York Giants was confirmed by video replay on November 14, 2010 at the New Meadowlands Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
Dallas Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant could have a family violence charge against him dropped if he complies with an agreement reached with the Dallas County district attorney's Office. The deal includes Bryant undergoing anger management counseling for a year. His attorney, Royce West, said Bryant has already been seeing a counselor for anger management. The charge stems from an incident last July in which Bryant allegedly hit his mother, Angela Bryant, in the face with a baseball cap. A police affidavit also said Bryant grabbed his mother by her shirt. Although Angela Bryant is heard on her 911 call saying "he tried to kill me" she later signed an affidavit requesting that no charges be filed against her son. "The family always felt they could resolve this matter," West said. Prosecutors have not dropped the misdemeanor assault charges and instead have entered into the agreement with Bryant, which does not require him to enter a plea. "Dez and his f...
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