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Meet Cowboys Wide Receiver, Dez Bryant

welcome-thumbWide Receiver for the Dallas Cowboys, Dez Bryant was born November 4, 1988 in Lufkin, TX. He played college football for Oklahoma State University, earning All-American honors. He was chosen by the Dallas Cowboys in the first round of the 2010 NFL Draft.

Against the New Orleans Saints in a week 16, he had the best game of his career up to that point, with nine receptions for a career-high 224 yards (fourth most in team history), two touchdowns and also tying the franchise record for most consecutive games (7) with at least a touchdown reception, which is shared with Franklin Clarke (1961-1962), Bob Hayes (1965-1966) and Terrell Owens (2007).

Bryant finished the 2012 season with 92 receptions for 1,382 yards (15 yards-per-catch average) and 12 touchdowns. Get Up Close with Dez

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    With NFL action right around the corner, it's officially Madden season. EA Sports let Kevin Hart spread the news in his own unique style, with the help of NFL stars like Dez Bryant, Colin Kaepernick, Richard Sherman, Von Miller and LeSean McCoy. There's a lot going on in the commercial—such as Damian Lillard stealing actor Dave Franco's girlfriend—but any gamer can attest to how it feels...

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    By SportsDayDFW - Even though his diet consists of non-stop sushi expeditions and numerous hamburgers and pizza slices, Dez Bryant is still one of the fittest athletes in sports, at least according to Sports Illustrated. The site recently compiled a list of the 'Fittest 50' athletes from all sports all over the globe, and Bryant came in at No. 5. The only athletes he trailed were...

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    Dez Bryant Takes Leadership Role Seriously

    By Tim MacMahon of ESPNDallas - Dez Bryant has yet to hit his prime, so he playfully protests when asked about being the old head among the Dallas Cowboys' receivers. "I'm not the old guy!" Bryant said with a kid's goofy grin. OK, Bryant is a little more than a year younger than Dwayne Harris. However, in terms of NFL experience, Bryant suddenly finds himself as the...

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