Desmond Demond Bryant is an American football wide receiver for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League. He played college football at Oklahoma State, where he earned All-American honors in 2008. He was drafted by the Dallas Cowboys in the first round of the 2010 NFL Draft. In 2014, he was named an All-Pro by the NFL and a Pro Bowl selection by the Ravens. He is also a member of the New England Patriots and the San Francisco 49ers.
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Desmond Demond Bryant is an American football wide receiver for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League. He played college football at Oklahoma State, where he earned All-American honors in 2008. He was drafted by the Dallas Cowboys in the first round of the 2010 NFL Draft. Bryant was ruled ineligible for the rest of the 2009 season for an NCAA violation. He failed to fully disclose his interaction with Deion Sanders, a former NFL player, and was considered the best wide receiver in 2009 and a possible Heisman Trophy contender. In 2014, he was named an All-Pro by the NFL and a Pro Bowl selection by the Ravens. He is also a member of the New England Patriots and the San Francisco 49ers. He attended Lufkin High School in Texas and played high school football for the Panthers football team. He also competed in track and field and was one of the state’s top competitors in the triple jump and 110-m hurdles. Bryant is the son of former Texas Gov. Rick Perry and his wife, the former Barbara Bryant. He has a son, Desmond Demond, and a daughter, Abigail Bryant, who was born on November 4, 1988 in Galveston, Texas. The family moved to Texas in the early 1990s. Bryant played highSchool football for Lufkins High School and was an all-state selection. As a junior, he caught 48 passes for 1,025 yards and 16 touchdowns, and as a senior, he had 53 receptions for 1,207 yards with 21 touchdowns. He took official visits to Texas A&M, Oklahoma State and Texas Tech, before committing to the Cowboys.
Bryant attended Oklahoma State University from 2007 to 2009 and was a members of the Oklahoma State Cowboys football team coached by Mike Gundy. He recorded nine receptions for 117 receiving yards and two receiving touchdowns in a 49–33 win against the Indiana Hoosiers. He set a school record for receiving yards in a game by a freshman with 155 in the 43–28 loss. He finished the season with 87 receptions for 1,.480 receiving yards, including two punt returns, and 19 receiving touchdowns. On November 5, 2009, Bryant announced his intentions to enter the NFL Draft and was widely believed to be the bestWide receiver in the world. He went on to play for the Cowboys from 2010 to 2012. Bryant has three Pro Bowl berths and was named a Pro Bowler in 2013 and 2014. He won the Super Bowl with the Ravens in 2012 and 2013, and has been selected for the Pro Bowl in 2014, as well as the 2014 Pro Bowl and 2014 All-Star Game. Bryant also played in the 2008 Holiday Bowl and the 2009 Holiday Bowl. He had 13 receptions for 167 yards and a touchdown in the 42–41 loss to Oregon in the 38–31 loss and a 167–31 defeat. He received a gold medal for his efforts in the Holiday Bowl win against Oregon. In the 2007 Insight Bowl, he recorded nine reception for 117 yards and three receiving touchdowns, including a punt return touchdown in a 56–37 victory.