Saints sign ex-Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant

Dez Bryant

Dez Bryant and the New Orleans Saints are reportedly in negotiations after he worked out for the team on Tuesday.

Dez Bryant will face the his old team this season on November 29.

The Saints locker room can handle the personality of Bryant should he sign. But New Orleans could use another weapon. It was not immediately known how much Bryant will make.

Bryant, who has not played an National Football League game since last year's season finale with the Cowboys in Philly, was released in March. And perhaps he can.

The three-time Pro-Bowler has been linked to many teams this season from the Cleveland Browns to the New England Patriots, but has yet to sign a contract.

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Bryant, of course, has been out of work since the Dallas Cowboys released him last April.

It'll be interesting to see if the Saints ultimately chose to bring in one of these two veterans as they gear up for the playoffs. Running back Alvin Kamara ranks second with 51 catches, and he's gifted enough to catch passes in the formation as well as out of the backfield.

Michael Thomas is their number one option, with rookie Tre'Quan Smith, Cameron Meredith and slot receiver Austin Carr also on the depth chart. The Saints are a balanced offense, but in games where Brees has to be the dominant force, having a guy who can help with quick routes and consistent downfield gains would be a major addition.

So, while Dez Bryant isn't what he used to be, he may be just enough for the Saints-as long as they understand what they're getting, and what they're not.

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