Dez Bryant

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Cowboys Release Wide Receiver Dez Bryant

April 13, 2018

After months of speculation, the Dallas Cowboys have released Dez Bryant, the team announced Friday.

Ben Rogers of 105.3 The Fan confirmed that Bryant had been released, prior to the Cowboys announcement. 

The news comes after Bryant finally met with Cowboys owner Jerry Jones at The Star in Frisco.

Jerry Jones released the following statement to announce Bryant's release:

"As an organization, we hold Dez Bryant in the highest regard, and we are grateful for his passion, spirit and contributions to this team for the past eight years. He will always be a valued member of our family. Dez and I share a personal and professional relationship that is very strong, and he is one of just a handful of players with whom I have become that close to over the past 30 years.

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