Packers unlikely to sign Dez Bryant

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Former Dallas Cowboys tight end Jason Witten heated up the Bryant-to-Green Bay rumors when he predicted that his former teammate would end up signing with the Packers. Witten did say he was mostly guessing, but considering how close Witten is to the situation, his guess is notable.

The release of Bryant certainly created the thought that Williams' job was safe for the 2018 season, but that's far from the case as his production simply hasn't been there.

While the Packers have been considered a possible landing spot for Bryant, Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports there's no contact between the two parties at this time. I think that's a great spot for him. He said that Green Bay would make sense for Bryant, but that at this time the Packers do not appear to be interested in bringing the former star receiver on board. "Aaron Rodgers, he throws that back-shoulder throw so well, and Dez [can have] great chemistry with a good quarterback that can put the ball wherever he wants".

Interest from the Packers' side on Bryant has felt lukewarm throughout the process. According to Witten, the Packers check all of the boxes for Bryant, who is seeking a one-year deal. I still believe Dez can highpoint the football as good as any receiver in the National Football League.

Bryant would be a logical fit in Green Bay since the Packers released veteran wideout Jordy Nelson this offseason. "I just think Dez is a smart football player and so he understands how important the quarterback position is", Witten said. Even more are anxious that the Packers don't have enough weapons for Aaron Rodgers to use. "So, you partner him up with Jimmy Graham and Aaron Rodgers, I think that offense can put up a lot of points". Green Bay's top receiver is Davante Adams, and they did add Graham at tight end via free agency. They also have an improved running game with both Aaron Jones and Jamaal Williams proving to be excellent picks as rookies last season.

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