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Cowboys use franchise tag on Dez Bryant
Cowboys use franchise tag on Dez Bryant

The Dallas Cowboys made one move on Monday that will affect two of their superstar players as well as the franchise as a whole. Dallas placed its franchise tag on Dez Bryant, meaning the receiver is most likely to remain with the Cowboys for at least one more season. Since the Cowboys used the non-exclusive tag, they would have the option of either matching another team's offer sheet to Bryant or receiving two first-round draft picks from that team as compensation. Otherwise, Bryant will play for the Cowboys next season on a one-year contract worth $12.6 million. Of course, the goal all along for the team has been to get Bryant signed to a long-term deal. “I can...

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