NFL

Dallas Cowboys to restructure Dez Bryant's contract

Published Add your comment

Dallas Cowboys are on the verge of reconstructing the contract of their premier wide-receiver Dez Bryant, as the team from Texas look to cut their cap requirements. 

The 25-year-old receiver is in the final season of a five-year deal that is only worth $1.78 million per season. 

Considering the talent of Bryant, that figure is sure to rise the next time he signs a contract even if there are some lingering back issues. 

Fansided reported, "Now, he’s entering the final year of a five-year, $11.8 million contract with a base salary of $1.78 million this season. Jones indicates the Cowboys have exchanged numbers with Bryant and his representative about an extension.

"But he stops short of confirming whether it’s with Bryant or Tyron Smith, another young star who is part of the team’s future."

Dallas have had many issues to sort out in the off-season, and now they are about to tick off Bryant as one of the problems that they've solved. 

Last month, they released star pass rusher DeMarcus Ware in a bid to remove space from the cap, and the restructure of Tony Romo's contract had preceded the attempts to do the same to Bryant's. 

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
NFL
NFL Playoffs
Dallas Cowboys

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport - NFL Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again