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Dez Bryant signs long-term deal with Cowboys just before deadline

Dez Bryant signs long-term deal with Cowboys just before deadline

While discussing Dez Bryant's contract situation last month, Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones acknowledged that deadlines can make deals. That proved to be the case on Wednesday as the Cowboys signed their All-Pro wide receiver to a long-term contract. The deal is worth $70 million over five years, with $45 million guaranteed, according to Dallas Morning News sources. The team tweeted out a photo of Bryant signing the contract. The signing bonus is worth $20 million, according to sources. Bryant had said he was looking for long-term financial security for his family. Cowboys owner Jerry Jones had said he was seeking long-term security with Bryant. Both men got...

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