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Dez Bryant's Catch-22: next season

That hazing stand is all well and good, but what happens when he's no longer a rookie?

Originally Published: July 27, 2010
By Tim Keown | ESPN.com

Dear Dez,

Let's agree on one thing: It's stupid. The whole concept of rookies having to perform degrading or compromising tasks for the enjoyment of veterans is just one in a long list of silly, immature customs that take place every day in the world of professional sports.

It's a goofy world, all right. The world you inhabit can be, at times, emotionally stunted. We figure Deion told you about that. But if he didn't, there it is. The glitz and glamour of pro ...

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