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Cowboys Released Notable Rookie On Sunday

Dallas Cowboys helmet on the field.

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA - SEPTEMBER 29: A Dallas Cowboys helmet is pictured during a game against the New Orleans Saints at the Mercedes Benz Superdome on September 29, 2019 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images)

The Dallas Cowboys parted ways with a notable rookie on Sunday afternoon.

According to reports out of Dallas, the franchise released rookie defensive lineman Markaviest Bryant.

Bryant, a rookie out of UCF, recorded a sack in the team's second preseason game.

"Cowboys have waived former UCF DE Markaviest "Big Kat" Bryant, a person familiar with decision said. Team has begun cutdown from 80 to 53 players. Process to be done in multiple waves before Tuesday at 3 p.m. CT. Bryant recorded a sack vs. Chargers in second preseason game," Michael Gehlken reports.

The Cowboys, like the rest of the NFL, have until Tuesday to get down to 53 players.

Week 1 is two weeks away.