Cowboys put Jon Kitna on IR

Updated: December 15, 2011, 2:18 PM ET
By Todd Archer | ESPNDallas.com

IRVING, Texas -- Jon Kitna's season -- and possibly his career -- is over.

The Cowboys put the veteran quarterback on injured reserve Wednesday with a back injury. Kitna is in the last year of his contract, and with his family remaining in Washington for most of the season, has been contemplating retirement.

The 39-year-old Kitna, in his third season as Tony Romo's backup, hasn't played since Nov. 13 because of the injury.

With Kitna out, Stephen McGee becomes the Cowboys' ...

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