Owner and general manager Jerry Jones says Witten hasn't made a final decision and wanted the weekend to think about his future.
Executive vice president Stephen Jones said on 105.3 The Fan that Witten's decision was "news to us" and that he doesn't know "anything of finality at this time" regarding the tight end's plans. Now the question is whether they will take a tight end with Jason Witten considering retirement after 15 seasons to go into broadcasting. He started 13 games as a junior in 2017 and recorded 22 receptions for 212 yards and three touchdowns, earning First Team All-Pac 12 honors. On April 27, they selected Boise State linebacker Leighton Vander Esch with their first-round pick.
Swaim, a seventh-round pick out of Texas in 2015, has the most experience with nine catches for 94 yards in 28 games over three seasons.
Witten was drafted by the Cowboys in the third round of the 2003 NFL Draft after a college career at Tennessee. If he does retire, he career stats have been more than impressive.
Witten has appeared in every game since sitting out Week 5 of his rookie season.
"Forget 110 catches [in 2012], forget [the] Pro Bowl, forget all that stuff". "What he's been doing for a long time in this league, and a great example for the rest of our football team and, really, for the rest of humanity and the whole NFL. He's really a tough guy, he's an unbelievable guy and we're lucky to have him".
Witten, who turns 36 in May, was named the Walter Payton Man of the Year in 2012. He and his wife, Michelle, have four young children.
In many ways the 11-time Pro Bowler is the face of the franchise and the leader in the locker room.
The Jason Witten SCORE Foundation connects mentors with families suffering from domestic violence or abuse and established a domestic violence prevention program in 2010.
On its part, Huawei says that it complies with all applicable laws and regulations in the countries where it operates. It said the probe of Huawei is similar to one that China's ZTE Corp. says is now threatening its survival .
Graham Gibson says he is prohibited from discussing a possible motive because suspect Alek Minassian has been charged in the case. He underwent basic training but did not perform well and failed to complete the process, requesting to be released after 16 days.
Of the ten participating teams, four will march into the knockouts during the month and a half-long tournament. It is believed that the CEC chose to go back to the old format to ensure recovery time for the teams.
Elsewhere in the interview , he took aim at "lying" James Comey , the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Justice Department. Trump earlier denied any knowledge of a $130,000 payment made by Cohen to Daniels before the 2016 election.
A Russian military official announced Wednesday that the OPCW found no evidence of chemical weapons at the Brzeh Research Center. Meanwhile, Syrian regime carried out air strikes in Homs, Idlib and Hama provinces on Wednesday, according to White Helmets .
The company worked for the Donald Trump campaign briefly after switching from Ted Cruz when the latter pulled out of the race. It hurts when people abuse our platform. "I wouldn't want to work at a company that I didn't believe had integrity".
He also gave some important tips to women workers of BJP to ensure victory in the forthcoming parliamentary elections. Lekhi and Patra said Congress Prime Ministers had tried to destroy institutions of the country to save their chairs.
However, before enforcing such a feature, Facebook urges all the parents to have conversations with their children. The parents have all the controls of the app using the Settings app on their own Facebook account.
The Varuna seat was held by Siddaramaiah for the last 10 years and was vacated to allow Yathindra to launch his political career. The party wants to control Yeddyurappa and others (from developing parallel leadership lines).
The company has previously hinted at scaling back in its consumer auto department in favor of two other markets: trucks and SUVs. Hackett says the multi-year transition will leave the iconic Mustang and a redesigned Focus crossover as Ford's remaining cars.
3D Touch not an option on the 6.1-inch LCD iPhone
This updated display will supposedly raise the total cost of screen construction to between $23 and $26. As reported earlier and several times before, the affordable 6.1-inch iPhone will not have 3D Touch .
Saudis say 1 killed in Houthi missile attack
In the meantime, the rebel-run Al-Masirah TV says Saturday's missiles hit their targets with "excessive accuracy". The Houthis have previously fired missiles targeting the Saudi mainland, including the capital, Riyadh .
Bill Cosby's lawyer falls asleep in court
Before knocking off for the night, the jury had Cosby's old deposition testimony read back to them. "I feel like I'm dreaming". The jury in Bill Cosby's indecent assault trial found the comedian guilty Thursday of all three counts.
Deutsche Bank ekes out profit, refocuses investment bank
According to Zacks, "On the NYSE, shares of Deutsche Bank have underperformed the industry, over the past six months". Deutsche Bank will be scaling back operations in bond sales and equities trading, particularly in the U.S. and Asia.
Thousands commemorate Armenian Genocide in Ottawa
On Tuesday, the Armenians honor the memory of people killed in the genocide, which started in Ottoman Empire in 1915. The US president, just as before, used an Armenian term translated as "a great tragedy".
Cooler With Rain Showers
Strong surface high pressure will anchor itself off the East Coast as a strong upper level ridge builds across the East Coast. Sunshine and even warmer than yesterday with a high of 72° can be lovely clear and mild tonight 44° winds will be light.
In Warning to Trump, Senators Advance Bill to Protect Mueller
Despite the bipartisan vote, there's still no clear passage for the legislation to move forward beyond the Judiciary Committee. Some senators voted against the bill because they thought it was an unconstitutional infringement on executive branch power.
Stocks give up an early gain; 10-year yield hits 3 percent
Benchmark U.S. crude oil rose 30 cents to $68.35 a barrel in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange. The yield on the 10-year Treasury went as high as 3 percent in early trading before slipping back to 2.99 percent.