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Jason Witten to return to Dallas Cowboys

Posted: 12:34 PM, Feb 28, 2019
Updated: 2019-02-28 13:34:25-05

Dallas Cowboys tight end Jason Witten will end his brief broadcasting career to rejoin the team as a player.

The announcement was made by the team on Thursday.

Jason Witten has decided to end his retirement and return to the #DallasCowboys for what will be his 16th season.Read more → http://bit.ly/2EkieX7

Posted by Dallas Cowboys on  Thursday, February 28, 2019

 

Witten, who turns 37 in May, is the franchise leader in receptions, receiving yards and games played.

By returning to the team, he will set the franchise mark for years of service at 16.

We’ll have more on this developing story as it emerges.