Coach Jason Garrett told 105.3 The Fan on Monday that he expects the OC to return for another season.
Linehan has long caught the ire of Cowboys fans for his lack of creativity and the team's red-zone struggles.
A mishmash of inconsistency this season, the Cowboys finished 22nd in total yards and 22nd in scoring in 2018. Dallas ranked 24th in offensive efficiency by Football Outsiders.
The Cowboys offense showed signs of life after importing Amari Cooper via trade. Dallas, however, came up short in Saturday's 30-22 playoff loss to the Los Angeles Rams. With Ezekiel Elliottstymied for 47 rushing yards, the Cowboys put up just 308 total yards on the night, including a season-low 1-of-10 on third downs.