Dez Bryant gives out 1,500 turkeys in Dallas (Photos)

You can use a lot of words to describe Dez Bryant. Just be sure “charitable” is among them.

On Friday night, the Cowboys’ mercurial receiver kicked off his first ThanXgiving Food Drive, gifting 1,500 turkeys to needy families in the Dallas area.

The Dallas Morning News rounded up the best tweets and photos from the media-swarmed event:

Bryant also provided some free entertainment to go along with the birds.

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