Sports world goes wild over Witten rejoining Cowboys
News of Jason Witten returning to the Dallas Cowboys was one offseason move no one saw coming.
Dallas announced they signed their former tight end to return for his 16th NFL season.
He was only retired for a year and spent last season in the booth as an analyst for ESPN.
Now that Witten will be returning to the field, many familiar faces in the sports world chimed in with their thoughts on the news.
Welcome baaaaack @JasonWitten— Dirk Nowitzki (@swish41) February 28, 2019
He’s baaaaaack! @JasonWitten— Tennessee Football (@Vol_Football) February 28, 2019
Welcome Back Legend! https://t.co/sVRlawZDhu— Randall Cobb (@rcobb18) February 28, 2019
“The secret is in the dirt” pic.twitter.com/LKEbdyr1H0— Kavon Frazier (@Kay_BlackSimba) February 28, 2019
Yes! I was in my annual February slump and needed some news like this... https://t.co/5zcgUSnAFg— JoelDreessen (@JoelDreessen) February 28, 2019
Witten spent all 15 years of his NFL career with the Cowboys. He reportedly signed a one-year deal worth $3.5million.