Cowboys executive VP Stephen Jones says the team's "No. 1 goal" is to sign franchise player Dez Bryant to a long-term contract.
A dispute between Dez Bryant and his advisor could be holding up contract negotiations.
ESPN Cowboys reporter Todd Archer believes Dez Bryant will play out the season on the franchise tag.
Cowboys executive VP Stephen Jones believes it's "realistic" that the team will reach a long-term deal with franchise player Dez Bryant before the July 15 deadline.
Cowboys assigned the franchise tag to WR Dez Bryant.
Cowboys VP Stephen Jones confirmed the team will use the franchise tag on free agent Dez Bryant.
Lancaster, Tex. police say they have no video of the July 2011 incident involving Dez Bryant in a Walmart parking lot.
NFL Media has produced the incident/investigation report regarding a 2011 incident in a Wal-Mart parking lot that involved Dez Bryant.
According to NFL.com's Ian Rapoport, the Cowboys have been reluctant to sign free agent Dez Bryant to a long-term deal because of ongoing concerns about his off-field behavior.
Jerry Jones doesn't think Dez Bryant will pout if franchise tagged.
ESPN's Ed Werder reports free agent Dez Bryant would "probably" skip the Cowboys' offseason program if franchise tagged.
Cowboys executive VP Stephen Jones admits the team is "leaning" toward using the franchise tag on free agent Dez Bryant.
ESPN Dallas' Todd Archer believes impending free agent Dez Bryant is "destined" for the franchise tag.
Dez Bryant secured 3-of-4 targets for 38 yards in the Cowboys' Divisional Round loss to the Packers.