OXNARD, Calif. -- The Dallas Cowboys signed wide receiver Dezmon Briscoe on Monday, bringing the total receivers on the 90-man roster to 11.
To make room on the roster the team released defensive tackle Chris Whaley.
Of his 43 career catches, 35 came in 2011 with the Buccaneers when he finished with 387 yards and six touchdowns. He was on injured reserve last year with the Redskins.
The Cowboys like to bring a high number of receivers to camp because of the amount of running required at the position and do not want to tax the group as a whole