Dez Bryant named Cowboys' franchise player, officially

The Dallas Cowboys have named wide receiver Dez Bryant their franchise player. Bryant is due $12.8 million next season. Bryant caught 88 passes for 1,320 yards and 16 touchdowns last season.
Contract talks are expected to continue with Bryant.
He's not expected to immediately sign the franchise tender.
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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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