Despite Season-Ending Injury, Dez Bryant Picks Up $1 Million Bonus

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Dez Bryant’s rookie season came to a disappointing end on Sunday when he broke his ankle against the Indianapolis Colts, but he’s just received some good news.Bryant will get a $1 million bonus as a result of playing in more than 35% of the Cowboys’ snaps and catching more than 41 passes. 

Bryant’s performance has also made him eligible for another $1.4 million bonus in 2012. 

He finished the season with 45 catches for 561 yards and eight total touchdowns.

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