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Blogging The Boys Mar 31, 2014
Dez Bryant: Maturing Into A Veteran Presence

Dez Bryant: Maturing Into A Veteran Presence

During his short time in the league, Dez Bryant has been subjected to plenty of criticism, some justified and some not, and he has been referred to as being many things. Recently head coach Jason Garrett added a new reference to the mix. With the departure of Miles Austin, Garrett was asked about the possibility of the Dallas Cowboys adding a veteran receiver to the mix in an attempt to provide some maturity to a young corps of pass catchers. The head coach's response turned into a vote of confidence in his young star receiver. "We consider Dez Bryant a veteran receiver. He's played a lot...

Dez Bryant becomes the veteran

Jason Garrett was asked about the Cowboys' desire to obtain a veteran wide receiver this offseason. The head coach was quick to point out the team already has one: No. 88. "We consider Dez Bryant a veteran receiver," Garrett said. "He's played a lot of games for us and played at a very high level. He's certainly a strong veteran presence for us." At the tender age of 25, Bryant finished 2013 with 13 touchdowns and 1,233 receiving yards. In comparison, Cincinnati's A.
Blogging The Boys Mar 30, 2014
Cowboys Wideouts, The Draft And The Phenom Index: Worth Considering?

Cowboys Wideouts, The Draft And The Phenom Index: Worth Considering?

The Cowboys seem pretty set with their top two wideouts, but many say another receiver is needed. Could this metric help find the right one? Do the Cowboys need to bring in a wideout to replace Miles Austin? Isn't Terrence Williams capable of becoming the necessary threat opposite Dez Bryant with just some more seasoning? When it comes to the Cowboys needs and the draft, the offensive side of the ball might not be the first, second or third conversation... but it is deserving none the less. The draft is meant to replenish a roster for years; it's not only a tool for filling today's...

Cowboys signing a veteran receiver? Garrett says, 'We consider Dez Bryant a veteran receiver'

Asked if the Cowboys are considering bringing in a veteran receiver in free agency, Jason Garrett said, “We consider Dez Bryant a veteran receiver.” The Cowboys coach said Bryant, now the most-tenured receiver on the roster with the release of...
Audibles | SI.com Mar 26, 2014

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant has spent two seasons under a strict set of off-field guidelines imposed by the team.

Dez Bryant has been operating under heightened off-field supervision since the 2012 season. (Tim Sharp/AP) After Dez Bryant had a few minor off-field incidents within the first couple years of his career, the Dallas Cowboys, Bryant and his adviser put together a strict set of guidelines in hopes of keeping their talented star wide receiver […]

Jerry Jones on Dez Bryant and a possible contract extension: He doesn’t need to let his guard down

Dez Bryant is in the final year of contract and the Cowboys have been unequivocal in saying they want him around for a long time. The tricky thing for Dallas is figuring out a contract extension and how to craft...

Jerry tells Dez to keep his guard up

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Before the start of the 2012 season, Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant agreed to a strict set of conduct rules. They were set up by Bryant and his adviser David Wells in consultation with team officials. Two years in, Cowboys owner/general manager Jerry Jones said the rules should remain in place. "He doesn't need to drop his guard," Jones said Tuesday at the NFL owners meetings. "In some respect, none of us do." Jones' comments brought about laughter during his chat with beat writers.

Cowboys confident in Bryant, Williams

ORLANDO, Fla. -- If the Dallas Cowboys go into the 2014 season with Dez Bryant and Terrance Williams as the starters at wide receivers, team executive vice president Stephen Jones, is all for it. "They were pretty good last year," Jones said. "I think there was some proof of that, we’re very confident." Last season, Bryant and Williams combined for 18 touchdowns and 26 receptions of 20 or more yards. It was also Bryant's coming out party, as he earned his first Pro Bowl berth with 93 catches for 1,233 yards.
Blogging The Boys Mar 22, 2014
Dallas Cowboys News & Notes: Dez Bryant?

Dallas Cowboys News & Notes: Dez Bryant? "He's a Freak."

Latest Cowboys headlines: Brandon Weeden think Dez Bryant is a freak, Henry Melton could be this year's Michael Bennett, and we look at one take on why rumors like 'Chris Johnson to Cowboys' persist in this day and age. Dallas Cowboys Brandon Weeden on Dez Bryant: He's a freak - Todd Archer, ESPN DallasBrandon Weeden and Dez Bryant were teammates at Oklahoma State, and Weeden holds Bryant in high regard: "He’s a freak," Weeden said. "I’m not surprised he’s done what he’s done at all. Dez was born to play one sport and it’s football. He’s a freak. He’s one of my all-time...

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