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  1. Cowboys willing to invest resources in quarterbacks, just not draft picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | Dallas Morning News

    ... quarterbacks on their active roster - Romo and the experienced Kyle Orton - until the Week 17 emergency signing of Jon Kitna last December. Cultivating young players at that position hasn't been a priority, which is difficult to reconcile with the ...

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  2. Cowboys Not Coveting Their Own Free AgentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | NBC Dallas

    ... off his couch to help the Cowboys last season, but seems unlikely he'll be anything but retired this season. Jon Kitna Cowboys will keep his number handy just in case but for now he's go back to coaching high-school football near Seattle. Ernie Sims ...

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  3. The Greatest Detroit Lions By Number: No. 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | Rant Sports

    ... five years on the job, I'd say Stafford is doing a good job with the Lions. Before Stafford's arrival in 2009, Jon Kitna had two 4,000-yard seasons in 2006 and 2007 which were the most in franchise history, Stafford has already put up three ...

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  4. The Greatest Detroit Lions By Number: No. 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | Rant Sports

    ... for the best at No. 8. Coming off an impressive run with the Cincinnati Bengals in the mid 2000s, quarterback Jon Kitna was signed by the Lions to be the next franchise quarterback. During his three seasons in Detroit, Kitna threw for over 4,000 ...

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  5. This Teacher In Brooklyn Can't See His StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 24 | Switched

    ... area to flee," Washoe County School District Police Chief Mike Mieras said at the time, according to CNN. Jon Kitna went from being a hero on the field to a hero in the classroom. After retiring as a professional football player for the NFL, Jon ...

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  6. Cowboys give Brandon Weeden a second chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 22 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... Orton on the Cowboys' roster. Dallas hasn't carried three quarterbacks during the regular season since 2011 when Jon Kitna and Stephen McGee were behind Romo on the depth chart. The former Oklahoma St. star told the Oklahoman last month that his ...

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  7. Ex-Browns QB Brandon Weeden signs with CowboysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 20 | IHaveNet.com

    ... Cowboys have not carried a third quarterback on the roster since 2011, when they had Stephen McGee behind Romo and Jon Kitna, but they appear committed that way early in the 2014 offseason. A first-round pick of the Browns in 2012, Weeden posted a ... 4 comments

  8. Dallas Cowboys sign Brandon Weeden as their third quarterbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... QB rating. Maybe he could work in a limited role as a backup, but if Dallas Cowboys struggled in the past with Jon Kitna and Kyle Orton as the backup, one has to wonder how secure they would feel with Brandon Weeden stepping into the role if Tony ...

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  9. Cowboys sign former Browns QB Weeden as backupRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | CBS Sports

    ... Orton on the Cowboys' roster. Dallas hasn't carried three quarterbacks during the regular season since 2011 when Jon Kitna and Stephen McGee were behind Romo on the depth chart. As for Weeden, 30, he gets his wish to continue his career for an ...

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  10. Ex-Brown quarterback Brandon Weeden signs with CowboysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | GantDaily.com

    ... Cowboys have not carried a third quarterback on the roster since 2011, when they had Stephen McGee behind Romo and Jon Kitna, but they appear committed that way early in the 2014 offseason. A first-round pick of the Browns in 2012, Weeden posted a ...

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  11. Source: Cowboys add ex-Browns QB WeedenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | ESPN

    ... Cowboys have not carried a third quarterback on the roster since 2011, when they had Stephen McGee behind Romo and Jon Kitna , but they appear committed that way early in the 2014 offseason. A first-round pick of the Browns in 2012, Weeden posted a ...

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  12. Sources: Weeden visiting Cowboys MondayRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2014 | ESPN

    ... have not carried a third quarterback on the roster since 2011 when they had Stephen McGee behind Tony Romo and Jon Kitna . They had Alex Tanney on the practice squad for much of last season before losing him to the Browns, and re-signed Kitna for ...

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  13. Cowboys FA series: Disappointing year leaves few answers in secondaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | Dallas Morning News

    ... Cowboys, Henry had 12 interceptions and two sacks. Henry was traded to the Detroit Lions in 2009 for quarterback Jon Kitna. He retired after the 2009 season and has since ventured out to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career. Mike Mitchell, ...

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  14. EmailRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... taken in the top-five picks of the 2014 draft - also features multiple washouts and no-namers in secondary roles. Jon Kitna, 41, came out of retirement at the end of 2013 to hold a clipboard when backup Kyle Orton became a temporary starter for the ...

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  15. Breaking Down Dallas Cowboys' Salary-Cap Situation Heading into Free AgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... in cap space. Other impending free agents include center Phil Costa, linebacker Edgar Jones and quarterback Jon Kitna. Clarence Hill, among others, has reported that the team might release Costa as well. Cutting the former starter would save Dallas ...

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  16. Dallas' backup QB options if Orton retiresRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | ESPN

    ... since 2007 (initially as offensive coordinator), the Cowboys have invested in their backups to Romo: Brad Johnson, Jon Kitna and Orton have filled the role. Dallas values the backup quarterback position more than other teams in the NFL. Jones has ...

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  17. 2014 Cowboys free agents: Jon KitnaRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | ESPN

    Jon Kitna Position: Quarterback Type: Unrestricted 2013 salary: $940,000 Summary: He joined the Cowboys for the final week of the season after Tony Romo suffered a back injury.

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  18. Will Cowboys Need To Replace Kyle Orton?Read the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | Blogging The Boys

    ... on the roster unless Romo was not available, as happened in the last game last season, when the team brought Jon Kitna out of retirement for a one game return to the NFL. But now, Orton is contemplating retirement , and the quarterback position may ...

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  19. Cowboys don't know if Kyle Orton will return in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2014 | MSNBC

    ... and asked him." Romo and Orton are the only quarterbacks on the roster, which led the Cowboys to sign the retired Jon Kitna out of a fifth period geography class to be their backup for the season finale. That's why it would be a good idea for the ...

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  20. Gosselin: Key to Cowboys' rebirth? Follow Pats' plan, acquire cheap laborRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | Dallas Morning News

    ... rather play with a known commodity than an unknown one. But signing veterans such as Keith Brooking, Marc Colombo, Jon Kitna, Kyle Kosier, Ryan Cook, Dan Connor, Nate Livings and Kyle Orton since 2010 has only squeezed the Cowboys even further ...

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