ESPN Marks Jason Witten as Future Cowboys Head Coach

    means many things to the organization. Preparing to enter his 14th season with the team, the ever-reliable has been through his fair share of losing seasons while also getting his opportunities in the – although still chasing his first championship ring.

    Should that elusive win not come for Jason as a player for the Cowboys, thinks that he could have a career trying to coach Dallas towards the promise land.

    As you see here, Jason Witten was selected as the current Cowboy that is most likely to one day coach his team, as ESPN picked an active player on all 32 teams. If Witten does one day in his cleats for a headset and coach the Dallas Cowboys, he would become just the third former professional player to lead the team as their .

    Current Head Coach is one of them, and embodies some of the quiet aspects that you would expect to see from Coach Jason Witten. The other is , the undisputed greatest coach in the team's .

    If Garrett ever leads the Dallas Cowboys to multiple Super Bowl titles, it becomes an interesting hypothetical to think about how you would rank Jason with Landry and a coach version of Jason Witten.

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    While would love to see Witten patrolling the Dallas sideline someday, his production on the field is still a valuable factor in this team's success. With the looking set for big things in 2016 with , , Jason Witten, and rookie , we will soon find out if a well-deserved Super Bowl ring is in the cards for Witten and Co.

    The other two veterans listed there, Romo and Bryant, would also make good candidates for head positions, but neither of them has performed at the smoothly consistent level that Jason Witten has year after year.

    For fans of everywhere, seeing more of Jason Witten on Sundays for as long as we can – either as a player or a coach – is a welcome site when it comes to a team icon.

    Would you like to see Jason Witten coach the Dallas Cowboys? What other current players would make good Head Coaches?

    Comment below to share your thoughts, or email me at!

    Sean Martin
    Sean Martin
    Born January 28th, 1996- Cowboys Super Bowl XXX. Point Boro Panther, Montclair State Red Hawk, and most importantly a proud member of Cowboys Nation! I host "Upon Further Review" on 90.3 WMSC FM and every Friday from 1-4 PM ET. Twitter: @SeanMartinNFL.


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