Jason Witten sets record for receptions by tight end in season

NFL: New Orleans Saints at Dallas Cowboys

Dallas Cowboys tight end set a new record for receptions by a tight end in a season. Witten who upped his season total to 103 catches surpassed the old record held by Tony Gonzalez of 102 which was set in 2004.

Witten finished Sunday’s game with six catches for 60 yards. Dallas lost the game to New Orleans in overtime. Witten and the ‘boys will look to add to his total next week against Washington in a game that will decide the NFC East.