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Cowboys' top pick gets deal before camp

Wide receiver Dez Bryant agreed to contract terms with the Dallas Cowboys, becoming the first of this year's first-round draft picks to reach agreement.

The contract for the Oklahoma State product is for $11.8 million over five years, with $8.3 million guaranteed.

The 24th overall pick will report to camp when it opens today in San Antonio and will be on hand for the first practice Saturday.

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Hall of Fame quarterback John Elway, retired since 1999, will take part in some Denver Broncos practices this summer. He will also promote the team’s game in London in September, and he told the Denver Post he’d like to own part of the Broncos. … The league suspended Baltimore Ravens cornerback Cary Williams two games without pay for violating its personal conduct policy while he was with the Tennessee Titans. … Offensive lineman LeCharles Bentley is suing the Cleveland Browns, claiming he contracted a career-ending staph infection at the team’s training facility in 2006. … San Francisco defensive lineman Ray McDonald pleaded not guilty to driving under the influence of alcohol stemming from his arrest last month.

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