Dez Bryant buys PS4 for people in line at Walmart

ARLINGTON, TX - NOVEMBER 3: Dez Bryant #88 of the Dallas Cowboys talks on the sidelines during a game against the Minnesota Vikings at AT&T Stadium on November 3, 2013 in Arlington, Texas. The Cowboys defeated the Vikings 27-23. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)
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You know what's cooler than buying a PlayStation 4 on launch day? Having Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant buy you one just for being in line. That's what reportedly happened to lucky fans on Thursday night at a Walmart in the Dallas area.

A Twitter user named @BRedLove tweeted that Bryant bought a PS4 for her friend and four other people, along with a photo of the football star and the lucky fan. A Facebook message posted online said that Bryant approached the first few people in line for the console and bought PS4s for four of them, and one for himself.

The PS4 hit store shelves in North America on Friday. Stores began selling the consoles at 12:01 a.m. It retails a for about $400.