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The Dallas Cowboys are implementing a strict set of rules and guidelines for troubled wide receiver Dez Bryant in 2012, hoping they will help him stay out of trouble and on the field as the team hopes to get back to the NFL Playoffs this season. Sources say that the rules went into effect for Bryant this past Thursday, and they are going to stand behind them going forward.
With Bryant getting into trouble a few times in the past already, the Cowboys know that one more run-in with the law could earn him a suspension. They are looking to do everything possible to make sure that does not happen, as the team has high aspirations entering their season opener against the defending Super Bowl champion New York Giants on September 5.
The rules for Bryant are simple, yet explicit.
* A midnight curfew. If he’s going to miss curfew, team officials must know in advance.
* No consuming alcohol.
* He must attend counseling sessions twice a week.
* He can’t attend any strip clubs and can only atte...
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The Cowboys have hired a security team to follow Dez Bryant around and have laid out a list of rules he must abide by. See the strict policy here.
The Cowboys desperately need Dez Bryant to have a big year if they are going to be successful this season, which is why they are going to extreme measures to keep their star wideout from getting into trouble. Now that training camp has ended, the Cowboys have reportedly hired a personal security team for Bryant to enforce a number of rules.
For starters, Dez has a nightly curfew...
Dallas Cowboys WR Dez Bryant is a talent on the field, but his problems start when he steps off the field. Bryant, who is currently awaiting possible prosecution stemming from allegedly assaulting his mother, has been given a special set of rules by his club regarding his behavior off the field this season. And frankly, these rules are ridiculous.
The Dallas Cowboys have imposed...
In light of talented, yet troubled, receiver Dez Bryant's offseason turmoils, the Dallas Cowboys are instituting a list of rules that Bryant must follow...including the presence of, essentially a babysitter at all times.
The full list of rules from ESPN.com under the cut.
• A midnight curfew. If he's going to miss curfew, team officials must know in advance...
Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant reportedly has agreed to a strict set of rules set for him by the team. The rules, which began Thursday, focus on personal conduct and range from a curfew to abstaining from alcohol, ESPNDallas reported citing sources. The Cowboys' handing of the Bryant stems from a July assault charge against him for striking his biological mother...
By now we all know the deal with Dez Bryant and his new rules. The guy can’t go to strip clubs, has to be home by midnight, blah, blah, blah. It’s pretty sad that it’s come to this with Dez. The guy has all the talent in the world and just can’t seem to get his sh*t together. The guy was sued by creditors, got in a nightclub fight with Lil’ Wayne, then to top it all off...
According to Calvin Watkins of ESPNDallas.com, the Cowboys have given wide receiver Dez Bryant will have his own rules to live by to keep him out of trouble.
“Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant has agreed to strict guidelines from team officials regarding his conduct away from the field.
“The guidelines Bryant agreed to took effect Aug. 23 when the team returned to...
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is very visible, especially this week. Over the weekend I wrote about the restrictions Jones and his team have placed on receiver, Dez Bryant. Today, we get to check out his “rap guy” steeze in a new Papa John’s Pizza commercial. I guess the fact that this sounds like something written [...]
IRVING, Texas (AP) -- Cowboys coach Jason Garrett says a series of guidelines have been put in place for Dez Bryant to hold the young receiver accountable.
While Garrett didn't go into specifics Monday, he said the team wants to support Bryant and his family. He says there is a balance in holding players accountable while also wanting to support and help them.
Forget Tony Romo and the sometimes ill-timed interception that seems to offset super-athletic flashes of utter brilliance. When it comes to off-the-charts, untapped athletic—and football—prowess, Dez Bryant is the most frustrating Dallas Cowboy of them all.
Writing his column, Shutdown Corner, for Yahoo! Sports, Doug Farrar puts it quite well:
The Dallas Cowboys have...
Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant is getting the “Pacman” Jones treatment.
He has agreed to strict guidelines from team officials regarding his off-the-field behavior.
Here are some of the rules he must follow:
• A midnight curfew. If he’s going to miss curfew, team officials must know in advance
• No drinking alcohol.
• He can’t attend any strip clubs and can only...
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones made headlines (as usual) this past weekend when news was revealed that the Cowboys were putting star young wide receiver Dez Bryant under strict rules to keep him out of trouble. Now Jones, arguably the most visible and involved owner in all of sports, is appearing in a Papa John’s [...]
We already mentioned that the Cowboys have committed a personal security team to Dez Bryant detail in order to keep the oft-troubled receiver from finding himself in more hot water. Of course, the Cowboys learned the hard way with Pacman Jones that a team of bodyguards isn’t enough on its own to enforce behaviorial guidelines. Further steps are necessary. Which is why the Cowboys...