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Meet the 1-year-old named after a Dallas Cowboys football star

Witten Graeter, who just celebrated his first birthday, was named after legendary Cowboys player Jason Witten.
Witten Graeter, who just celebrated his first birthday, was named after legendary Cowboys player Jason Witten. WFAA

Former Dallas Cowboys football player Jason Witten's legacy will live on in several ways!

The Dallas Zoo recently named their newborn baby giraffe "Witten" in honor of the football player who just announced his retirement.

Former Cowboys tight end and current Monday Night Football announcer Jason Witten accepted the Roger Staubach Award at the Emmitt Smith Rising Stars Gala. Witten retired after 15 seasons with the Dallas Cowboys on Thursday, May 3, 2018.

However, there's another little cutie right here in Central Texas who also rocks the name in honor of the Texas legend.

Meet 1-year-old baby Witten — Cowboys jersey and all.

Witten Graeter, who just celebrated his first birthday, was also named after Jason Witten and has been a Cowboy's fan since day one!

Read the full report from Star-Telegram media partner WFAA here.

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