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In 2008, I completed a series for the Greatest Cowboys by Their Jersey Numbers. Unfortunately, I have not done a good job of keeping those lists updated.
Until now. For the next few weeks, I will post updates to the various numbers, going five at a time. Today’s list features jersey numbers 1 through 5.
Here is a complete list of players who wore those numbers:
As for the numbers, here are the updates since 2008:
#1: The Cowboys released Mat McBriar after the 2011 season.
#2: Sam Paulescu replaced an injured McBriar in 2008.
#3: Jon Kitna served as Tony Romo’s backup from 2009 to 2011.
#4: No changes since 2008.
#5: Brooks Bollinger played in two games at quarterback in 2008.
Kicker Dan Bailey joined the Cowboys in 2011 and had a solid rookie season.
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