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Dez Bryant Makes $500 Bet With Kendrick Perkins on OSU-Texas Game

Dez is putting his money where his heart is.




Dez Bryant believes Oklahoma State will beat No. 12 Texas on Saturday night, and he’s willing to put his money where his mouth is.

Bryant made a $500 bet the Pokes, a 7-point underdog, would win outright on Saturday afternoon with former NBA player Kendrick Perkins. Perkins didn’t play at Texas (or in college at all), but as a Texas native, seems pretty clear where his allegiance stands.

Bryant has spent most of the afternoon hyping up the Pokes, which is a daring feat considering they are, in fact, underdogs. It’s either going to make him look like a genius or this stunt will fail spectacularly, but it’s fair to say $500 probably isn’t going to make him or break him one way or the other.

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