Dez Bryant released by the Cowboys. What happened? By Rob Thompson | Apr 13, 2018 @ 12:06 PM Dez Bryant was the Cowboys’ leading receiver last season. He has been cut by the Cowboys on Friday, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. https://www.sbnation.com/2018/4/13/17016512/dez-bryant-cowboys-released-nfl-free-agency-2018 Dez RELATED CONTENT Cowboys put James Hanna on reserve/retired list 6pm Hour of the Blitz – 4/19/18 Courtland Sutton gets in visit with Cowboys 6pm Hour of the Blitz – 4/18/18 5pm Hour of the Blitz – 4/18/18 Dez Bryant has Giants at top of his wish list?