Originally written on Fox Sports Southwest  |  Last updated 11/20/14

NEW ORLEANS - DECEMBER 19: Tight end Jason Witten #82 of the Dallas Cowboys stands on the field prior to the game against the New Orleans Saints at the Louisiana Superdome on December 19, 2009 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)
At least one member of the Dallas Cowboys will be going to the Super Bowl, and it's for all the right reasons. Cowboys tight end Jason Witten won the 2013 Bart Starr Award, given annually to one NFL player for outstanding character and leadership in the home, on the field and in the community. Witten will be honored at the 26th Annual Super Bowl Breakfast, an NFL-sanctioned event hosted by Athletes in Action, on Feb. 1 in New Orleans. Witten was chosen over fellow finalists Matt Hasselbeck of the Tennessee Titans and Justin Tuck of the New York Giants. Witten, a 10-year veteran, has been involved in a number of charitable projects, including Jason Witten's SCORE Foundation and the SCOREkeepers program, which places trained male mentors in battered women's shelters to demonstrate positive male behavior and break the cycle of domestic violence. Witten has also participated in the Children's Cancer Fund Fashion Show, NFL Play 60, Boys and Girls Club of America, Mak...
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