After 15 seasons, Witten has made a decision to hang it up and move to the booth, announcing "Monday Night Football" for ESPN.
The team announced a news conference for Thursday afternoon with Witten, Jones and coach Jason Garrett, but didn't specify a topic.
This one was different, though. According to the Star-Telegram, Witten played in 15 games during his rookie season and started all 16 games for every season after that. Romo had lost his job to Dak Prescott while injured and was deciding last offseason whether to play elsewhere. With Byron Jones, Chidobe Awuzie and Jourdan Lewis now holding claims to the starting three CB positions, the Cowboys electing to forego adding another to the room speaks very well for the 2017 sixth rounder from Florida State. Though Witten never won a Super Bowl with the Cowboys, he'll have a spot in the team's Ring of Honor and could be a first-ballot Hall of Famer.
Another in an impressive line of Stanford products to play the position, Schultz comes from the same mold as Witten, a complete tight end who can be a factor in both the running and passing games.
He ends his National Football League career as second all-time in receptions and receiving yards for a tight end and with the reputation as a role model on and off the field.
Witten is tied with Ed "Too Tall" Jones, Bill Bates and the late Mark Tuinei for most seasons by a Dallas player. And then there is Troy Aikman, who has been the top guy at Fox Sports for years.
The only Monday night game for the Cowboys is November 5 at home against the Tennessee Titans.
Britain, France and Germany support Iran nuclear deal
Macron said he had pushed the idea of a much broader Iran agreement with Trump, which was received "very positively". But, with powerful hardliners at odds with the reformists now in power, nothing is certain when it comes to Iran.
One wavering moment came when the tight end turned to owner Jerry Jones on a stage in front of his family, teammates and club employees in what normally serves as the dining room in the team's practice facility. "Disappointed we couldn't get it done this year".
"I was never the most talented, never the flashiest". His iconic moment came in 2007 when he ran almost 30 yards and was tackled without a helmet after it was knocked off in a collision with two defenders.
The Cowboys hung that picture over the entrance to their indoor practice field long before Witten pondered retirement.
Most felt Witten would become a coach after his playing days, but he joked that the broadcaster's lifestyle is a little better. It was the sort of gesture usually reserved for retired players. He spent two seasons walking under it. The Dallas pass catcher holds numerous franchise receiving records including most career receptions, most career receiving yards and most consecutive seasons with a reception, among others.
The question now as Round 2 of the draft got underway on that Friday night seemed to not be if the Cowboys would pick up a tight end, but rather when.
Now he takes center stage, and the superhero convention that is " Avengers: Infinity War " is just unnecessary weight. As you can see in the video starting around 40 seconds in, Ruffalo started to say "half" but switched to "everybody".
To start a video chat , users tap the revamped camera icon atop a direct Instagram message thread to launch the live chat. Instagram says you will also be able to minimize the video chat and browse through Instagram while the chat is running.
The questions also touch on Russian meddling and whether the Trump campaign coordinated in any way with the Kremlin. The lawyers want to resolve the investigation as quickly as possible, but there's no agreement on how to do that.
Saturday 5 May is set to be a fairly dry day with the morning mist clearing up quickly, making way for sunny spells. Sadly, today is set to be a bit of a downer but things are expected to pick up as the weekend approaches.
But a breakneck sequence of events over the last two days may have made the nightmare scenario increasingly likely. But to prove obstruction of justice, a prosecutor must establish that an act was carried out with corrupt intent.
We also finally have eyes on the full hardware specs, which only make it more clear that the Oculus Go is the best deal in VR. It seems likely we'll hear more about availability at Facebook's F8 conference, which begins in San Jose, California today.
A CRUNCH meeting of Theresa May's " Brexit war cabinet " last night failed to agree over plans on the future of the customs union. Prominent pro-Brexit Conservative legislator Jacob Rees-Mogg said the idea was "deeply unsatisfactory".
Tonight: Partly cloudy - low around 65 with south wind 10 to 14 miles per hour gusting as high as 24 miles per hour . Sunday also will be mostly sunny but slightly cooler with a high temperature expected to be around 67 degrees.
Toronto eliminated the Wizards in a six-game first round and now the challenge is stopping LeBron and his supporting cast. In the playoffs, Green has improved his scoring average by 1.2 points per game over his regular season numbers.
ZTE continues to face tough competition in high growth markets, which led to declining market share during the quarter. HMD Global (Nokia), iTEL, Xiaomi , Tecno, OnePlus and Huawei were the brands that grew the fastest in Q1 2018.
Pochettino's Spurs have been a force to reckon with this season as they have beaten the mighty Real Madrid at home. Watford remain on 38 points, likely enough for another season in the top flight - but too close for comfort.
But Horford hit five of his six shots outside the paint, finding seams in the mid-range and completely clean looks behind the arc. This Eastern Conference second-round matchup gets underway on Tuesday. "They're very mindful of the perimeter", Brown explained.
Hospital treating 7 people injured in explosion
It was not immediately known if the wife was also being treated at the hospital, which said it had seven patients. After the explosion, firefighters were still working more than an hour later to get the flames under control.
Capitals even series with Penguins at 1 game apiece
And even if they could stifle Crosby's efforts, the Flyers just couldn't contain the explosiveness of winger Jake Guentzel . With all of that important details taken care of, it was a pretty chaotic path to get us to the end result.
Forecast: Severe weather possible today
Another round will bring an increased threat of severe weather, including tornadoes, to more heavily populated areas on Tuesday. REMEMBER.A tornado watch means conditions are favorable for tornadoes and severe thunderstorms in and close to the watch area.
Epic Games' Fortnite Season 4 Arrives With A Bang
Players will now find gravity-defying Hop Rocks dotted around the crash sites adding a whole new dynamic to the game. While the loot is all cosmetic, they definitely reward paying players with more items and things to do in the game .
First lawsuit filed over Southwest Airlines horror flight 1380
Shultz was one of the first female fighter pilot in Navy history and has also said flying is her way of witnessing God firsthand. NTSB Chairman Robert Sumwalt has said a crack on a blade inside the engine led to the failure that blew debris at the aircraft.
Kelly dismisses as false a report he called Trump an 'idiot'
It also comes amid a swirl of speculation that Kelly is on his way out as chief of staff, having been bypassed by Trump recently. President Trump unleashed on "fake news" reports claiming that White House chief of staff John Kelly called him an " idiot ".