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Dez Bryant Flipped Out On A Reporter Today [UPDATE]

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After the Dallas Cowboys practice today, wide receiver Dez Bryant went on a rant about the media. There was a lot of yelling, but it’s still not exactly clear what he was mad about.

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Reporters who were in the locker room started tweeting about the incident shortly after it happened:

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There doesn’t seem to be any video of Dez’s tirade, but you can hear him shouting the background of this interview with Jason Witten, recorded by the Star Telegram:

Bryant then got on Twitter and posted this very confusing explanation for why he was mad:

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According to another reporter who was in the locker room, Dez was angry at ESPN writer Jean-Jacques Taylor, who had just been accused by wide receiver Devin Street of calling Street the N-word:

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Taylor hasn’t addressed the issue himself, and Dez seems done with the whole thing:

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This is all very weird, but until Bryant or Taylor decide to clearly lay out what exactly happened, it’s hard to draw any conclusions.

Update: Now there is some video:

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