Lufkin Cowboys super-fan sounds off on Bryant

By Morgan Thomas - bio | email

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) – We've learned today that Lufkin native Dez Bryant will wear number 88, the same previously worn by 2 Cowboy Hall-of-Famers.

On Wednesday, we introduced you to a self-proclaimed ultimate Cowboys fan and draft expert.

We wanted to know what Joe Cates thinks about a hometown athlete being drafted by his favorite team.

"I think he'll be willing to work hard. That's what he has to do - focus," said Cates.

He says he's also excited to see how bryant's long jump...will help the Cowboys.

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