September 21st, 2020 at 1:52 pm CST by Andrew Ortenberg
Jared Veldheer has chosen to hang up his cleats. The veteran offensive take on has actually chosen to retire after previously appearing like he was about to sign with the Cowboys, a source told Todd Archer of ESPN.com.
< img src="https://cdn.profootballrumors.com/files/2020/03/Jared-VeldheerJared-Veldheer-200x300.jpg%20200w,%20https://cdn.profootballrumors.com/files/2020/03/Jared-VeldheerJared-Veldheer-768x1152.jpg%20768w,%20https://cdn.profootballrumors.com/files/2020/03/Jared-VeldheerJared-Veldheer-683x1024.jpg%20683w,%20https://cdn.profootballrumors.com/files/2020/03/Jared-VeldheerJared-Veldheer-900x1350.jpg%20900w"alt=""width="200"height="300"/ > Veldheer worked out for the group in Dallas last week, had started their COVID-19 procedures, and Archer composes that he was expected to sign. The Cowboys had a$2.5 MM contract prepared that was just awaiting Veldheer’s signature when he called it off, Michael Gehlken of the Dallas Morning News tweets. Veldheer altering his mind isn’t exactly anything new, as he originally retired shortly after signing with the Patriots last year. He then asked to be released from the reserve/retired list last November, and ended up getting declared by the Packers.He announced in March that he intended to keep playing 2020, but didn’t draw much reported interest till this Cowboys meeting.Dallas is dealing with injuries to Tyron Smith, La’el Collins, and Cameron Erving, so they were trying to find some veteran take on help.A third-round pick of the Raiders back in 2010, Veldheer took a great career for himself.Assuming he’s provided for great this time, the Michigan item will end up with 113 starts under his belt. Most just recently he began 12 video games for Denver at right deal with in 2018, and 13 for Arizona
the year before.Photo thanks to USA Today Sports Images.