Released by Cowboys, Dez Bryant Jersey wants to stay in NFC East

Elite Kids Lane Taylor Jersey Dez Bryant hopes to remain in the NFC East after his eight-year run with the Dallas Cowboys ended Friday.
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I won’t say any teams, but being in the division, that’s a huge possibility, Bryant told NFL Network. That’s a huge possibility. That’s something that I want.

In a late-morning meeting that lasted approximately 20 minutes, Bryant was told he would be released by owner and general manager Jerry Jones. The Cowboys did not offer Bryant a pay cut and did not designate him a post-June 1 cut.

He was set to make $12.5 million and count $16.5 million against the cap. With the move, the Cowboys will save $8.5 Alejandro Villanueva Womens Jersey million against the cap.

Late last season Bryant said he would not accept a pay cut, but he told the NFL Network that he would have been open to one if it had been offered.

The only question I was going to have for that was, even if I did take a pay cut, am I going to be able to come in to work and be happy? Bryant said. Will I be able to enjoy it? Because I already got a feeling that this person don’t like me.

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, Jones said in a statement.

Authentic Kids Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Jersey 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. This was not an easy decision. It was made based upon doing what we believe is in the best interest of the Dallas Cowboys. We arrived at this crossroad collectively with input from several voices within the organization. Ultimately we determined it was time to go in a new direction.

Seattle still is considering bringing in Kaepernick for a tryout, and no decisions are final, a source said.

The Seahawks on Friday signed former Washington Redskins quarterback Stephen Morris, according to a league source.