Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett echoed a similar sentiment.
He’s simply the best example I know of, of what you want a football player and a person to be—on and off the field, Garrett said, per David Helman of the Cowboys’ official site.
Witten is the franchise leader in receptions (1,152) and receiving yards (12,448), and his 68 touchdowns are third all time among Cowboys players.
ESPN’s Chris Mortensen first reported April 27 that Witten was retiring and transitioning to a broadcasting career, so Thursday’s press conference confirmed what many already expected.
So it goes when a middling team with a quarterback drought has a pair of first-round picks and three selections overall in the top 100. The new faces have to come in and make an impact right away.
There is about $2.4 million in cap savings if the Giants can trade Flowers, as they reportedly tried to during the draft. ESPN reported the asking price was a mid-round pick, which is too high given the established market rate.
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