Dallas Cowboys: Dez Bryant’s franchise tag is best case for both sides

With Monday’s franchise tag deadline approaching, the Dallas Cowboys informed the agent of wide receiver Dez Bryant that they would place the tag on him. Placing the tag on Bryant gives the All-Pro receiver a one-year deal worth $13 million and allows Dallas more time to work on a long-term deal with their top offensive […]
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10 Takeaways from This Week’s NFL Offseason Action

The calm before the storm wasn’t actually calm at all. As the NFL prepares for what is going to be a hectic start to free agency next week, teams are attempting to set themselves up for the new league year. This means that a whole host of veterans were shown the door over the past few days. It also means that there will be a ton of action between now and March 10th. Let’s check...
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Five Cowboys Headlines We Can Expect this Week

We’re on the cusp of free agency frenzy, so expect a few headlines to heat up this week. We know already know Dez Bryant will be franchised by the Cowboys, but what else are the Cowboys working on this week. Here are my headlines to keep an eye on: 1. Cole Beasley’s agent has been in talks with the Cowboys since the NFL Combine and talks are leading to a new contract. It would...
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No long term deal for Dez

The news is the same as it has been since the middle of last season, no new deal for Dez Bryant. This should come as a surprise to no one. When it was clear that neither side would come to the table with a reasonable offer, Jerry Jones’ hand was forced to use the infamous franchise tag on their 24th overall pick from the 2010 NFL Draft. The Cowboys are going to use the tag on their...
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NFC East: Reviewing the Cap Casualties

All the money that is about to doled out come March 12th will all be met with much anticipation and excitement. Fast forward to even just a year later with some of these deals and fans are equally as excited to see the once prized free agents leaving town. Unfortunately for players, this league is what have you done for me lately, and front offices aren’t willing to be patient...
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Rob Ryan on Dez Bryant Video: It’s Bullsh*t, He’s Best WR in NFL (Video)

The tape that was supposed to leak in a day or two earlier in the week, never was released at all. Dez is going to get franchised and that should be the end of the rumors for now. Ex-Cowboys defensive coordinator Rob Ryan spoke up in defense of Dez.
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Report: Dallas Cowboys inform Dez Bryant’s agent they will use franchise tag

Dez Bryant is going to be in Dallas for a while longer. According to a report by ESPN, the Dallas Cowboys have informed Bryant’s agent that they inted to use their franchise tag on him: The Dallas Cowboys inform WR @DezBryant that he'll receive the franchise tag before Monday's deadline. — NFL on ESPN (@ESPNNFL) March 1, 2015 Todd Archer has the...
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Dallas Cowboys Will Place Franchise Tag On Dez Bryant

The Dallas Cowboys will be placing their franchise tag on Dez Bryant, guaranteeing the wide receiver $13 million for the upcoming season.
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18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys Notified Dez Bryant That He Will Be Franchised

Earlier we reported on the news that the Dallas Cowboys had indeed decided to use the franchise tag on star wide receiver, Dez Bryant. is now reporting that the Cowboys have notified Bryant and Roc Nation Sports of the move. At the NFL scouting combine earlier this month in Indianapolis, owner and general manager Jerry Jones said he hoped the tag would be a “placeholder”...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys Expect to use Franchise Tag on Dez Bryant

Dez Bryant #88 of the Dallas Cowboys is pictured before the start of the game against the Indianapolis Colts at AT&T Stadium on December 21, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Mandatory Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images) The free-agency period begins on Monday, and the Dallas Cowboys expect to use the franchise tag on Dez Bryant. According to Stephen Jones, Executive Vice President...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: NFL Investigating Dez Bryant Walmart Incident (Video)

The NFL has started to investigate the car-dragging incident at Wal-Mart involving Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant and his girlfriend according to Jason Cole of Bleacher Report. According to Cole — the league office has talked the Lancaster Police — who responded to the parking lot incident in the Dallas Suburb. The investigation could mean several different things...
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Draft Tendencies During Garrett Era

We’re a little over a week from seeing what the Cowboys may have planned for the NFL Draft. Here are a few important dates to remember: March 2: Deadline to designate franchise tag player (3PM CST) March 11: Free agency begins and Trading window for 2015 begins April 30-May 2: NFL Draft in Chicago, IL. The Cowboys expect to use the franchise tag on Dez Bryant by Monday, so we’ll...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Cowboys to use franchise tag on Dez Bryant

According to Dallas Cowboys Vice President Stephen Jones, the team will use its franchise tag on wide receiver Dez Bryant before Monday’s deadline (via Fox Sports). It’s not a surprising move by any stretch of the imagination. According to NFL Media’s Albert Breer, wide receivers signed under the last-resort deal are due $12.8 million for the 2015 campaign. The franchise...
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Cowboys VP Stephen Jones Confirms Plans To Franchise Dez Bryant On Monday

Cowboys VP Stephen Jones tells FOX Sports Southwest that it “would be a stretch” to think they could hammer out a long-term deal with WR Dez Bryant before Monday’s deadline to use the franchise tag. Jones confirmed that their plan is to use their franchise tag on Bryant and ensure he’s back in Dallas next season. “I still think that ... The post Cowboys VP Stephen...
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Cowboys Expect To Use Franchise Tag on Dez Bryant by Monday

This isn’t news, but speaks to difficulty the Cowboys are having determine the proper deal for Dez Bryant. Wish issues from his past hovering over his head – Fox Sports is reporting that the Cowboys are expected to use the franchise tag on Bryant by Monday. Team Vice President Stephen Jones confirmed the news to Fox Sports. “I still think that it’s probably, you know...
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Confirmed! Cowboys will tag Dez Bryant

Cowboys Vice President Stephen Jones confirmed to Fox Sports Southwest that the team will indeed apply the franchise tag to wide receiver Dez Bryant by Monday's deadline. "I still think that it's probably, you know, would be a stretch to think that we would have something done by Monday and beat the franchise tag deadline," Jones said. "Looks like we're eyeing a franchise tag on...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

The rush to condemn reporting the Dez Bryant video case forgets lessons of the past

Pro Football Talk’s Mike Florio has become one of the most criticized media figures out there this week thanks to his comment on Dallas radio station 105.3 The Fan last Friday that a potential video tape of Dez Bryant may be a reason the Cowboys haven’t yet signed him to a new contract. That comment appears to have sparked the current uproar about Bryant, and the story gained...
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Bold prediction says Dallas Cowboys WR Dez Bryant’s video will be underwhelming

Now that the games are over, the next few months will be spent following the NFL’s off-the-field news. This will include free agency, the draft and random things like the police blotter. In a sport that truly is a year-round endeavor, however, this certainly won’t be a quiet time on the calendar. So with that thought in mind, cover32′s James Merilatt came up with five bold...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Dez Bryant camp believes Cowboys are behind video rumors

Dez Bryant is trying to figure out who is responsible for all the recent rumors that have been spread about a potentially damaging video involving him, and a new report says his camp believes the Dallas Cowboys are the source of the leaks. According to Bleacher Report’s Jason Cole, Bryant’s camp believes the Cowboys leaked...Read More
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Could Cleveland Browns Swoop in on Dez Bryant?

We are just three days away from the deadline to designate players for the franchise tag. Jerry Jones has often said deadlines make deals, so what if anything are the Cowboys going to do with Dez Bryant. Everything we have heard suggests the Cowboys will in fact use the franchise tag on Bryant, that’s not to say the deadline will ignite a long-term deal at the 25th hour. If and...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Could the Cowboys Let Dez Bryant Test Free Agency?

We have made a point of not covering the Dez Bryant rumors that have been flying around the football world over the past couple weeks. That’s going to continue until more concrete information comes out regarding Bryant’s off-field situation. With that said, one simply cannot ignore what’s happening behind the scenes between Bryant and the Dallas Cowboys. The star receiver...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dez Bryant’s Mom: Someone Doesn’t Want My Son to Get Paid

Despite video being released today of her telling police about a domestic incident involving her son –Dez Bryant’s mom says she’s buried the hatchet with her son over the 2012 domestic violence incident and loves him very much — but says she’s convinced someone is trying to use Dez’s past to sabotage his NFL future. TMZ Sports spoke with a rep for Angela Bryant —...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Police Have No Video of Dez Bryant Walmart Incident

This could be really good news for Dallas Cowboys star, Dez Bryant.   Rona Stringfellow, assistant city manager for Lancaster, said in an email that the police department has no video of the incident. The alleged victim in the report — a woman named Ilyne Nash — is Bryant’s girlfriend and mother of his child. It’s old news, and comes at a time when Bryant was really struggling...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys Fan Recreates Dez Bryant Non-Catch With Snowman

Dallas Cowboys fans have tons of issues to freak out about this offseason: Will DeMarco “Spray Tan” Murray re-sign? Will Dez Bryant re-sign? What in the world is on that Dez Bryant video that everyone is trying to buy? One fan, however, has other things on his mind: Dez’s catch/non-catch against the Green Bay Packers in the playoffs. You know, the one that Dez totally caught...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dez Bryant's mother in 2012: Dez threatened to knock me out

Back in 2012, Dez Bryant was arrested on a misdemeanor family violence charge after he allegedly assaulted his mother. The charge was later dropped, but not before Bryant’s mother explained to police in detail the way she claims her son attacked her. On Tuesday, TMZ obtained an interview video from when Angela Bryant spoke to...Read More
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3 days ago  |  Discuss
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