Veteran free agent wide receiver Dez Bryant signs with the New Orleans Saints. Just one day after Dez Bryant’s workout with the Saints, they sign him to a 1-year contract. The wide receiver made it official by going to twitter where he retweeted the post by Ian Rapoport with the hashtag #ThrowuptheX. Bryant hasn’t played a game in 311 days, but fans will soon see number 88 back on the field again.
Dez Bryant was released by the Dallas Cowboys in April due to his productivity steadily decreasing in back to back seasons. The Cowboys have continued to struggle without him falling to 3-5 after their Monday night football lost 28-14 to the Titans. Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett was asked about the news when it broke out. “Dez is a great player,” Garrett said, “Really happy for him and that opportunity. I know he’ll help their team.”
Entering his 9th season at the age of 30, Bryant looks to add to an offense that is already clicking on all cylinders. The New Orleans Saints recently handed the Los Angles Rams their first loss of the season proving to be one of the Super Bowl contenders this year. The Saints offense is currently the perfect situation for Dez Bryant; he will have a future hall of