If a Dallas Cowboys are going to win a NFC East title, they’re expected going have to do it though Tony Romo. Romo aggravated a before behind damage opposite Washington on Sunday and that damage will keep him from personification opposite Philadelphia in a Cowboys’ regular-season culmination subsequent week, according to CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason La Canfora and mixed reports.
Romo’s damage is a hernitated hoop that will need surgery, ESPN.com initial reported.
A high-ranking Cowboys central told La Canfora that “It’s looking that way” as distant as Romo being out for a Eagles game. However, a group hasn’t finished a final determination. La Canfora also reported that medicine on a herniated hoop might be inevitable, though there’s no date set and a Cowboys will try any choice in terms of Romo playing.
As distant as manager Jason Garrett is concerned, Romo is day-to-day. Kyle Orton is a usually other QB on a roster. However, La Canfora reports that a bar skeleton to move in maestro QBs Tyler Thigpen, David Carr and John Skelton for workouts and devise to pointer one of a three, according to joining sources.
“He’s going to get diagnosis any day and we’ll weigh it on a day-by-day basement and see what his standing is for Wednesday and this entrance week,” Garrett pronounced during his news discussion on Monday. Garrett’s news discussion was behind roughly 30 mins as reports of a probable Romo damage began to emerge.
Garrett also refused to order Romo out for Sunday’s diversion opposite Philadelphia.
“We have not finished that determination,” Garrett pronounced of Romo’s personification status. “Like with any actor a day after a game, we usually wish to see what a damage is.”
Romo concurred Sunday that he harmed a behind opposite a Redskins, though he pronounced it was usually a “tweak.”
“I tweaked it in a diversion and afterwards for whatever reason then, a turn or whatever it was, really usually finished it not feel comfortable,” Romo said.
Cowboys owners Jerry Jones also commented on Romo’s behind damage on Sunday, observant that a behind damage was zero new and that Romo had indeed aggravated a before injury.
Romo threw a 10-yard touchdown pass on fourth-and-goal with underneath 90 seconds left opposite a Redskins on Sunday to give a Cowboys a thespian win and keep their playoff hopes alive. The Dallas win set adult a Week 17 showdown opposite Philadelphia in a de facto NFC East championship game.
The leader of Sunday night’s diversion will win a multiplication pretension and conduct for a playoffs. The crook will be finished until Sep 2014.
With Romo many expected out, that means Orton will get a start for a Cowboys. “If Tony can’t play, lets hang Kyle in there and go forward,” Garrett pronounced of his backup quarterback.
Orton has usually thrown 5 passes this deteriorate and hasn’t started a diversion given 2011. Coincidentally, Orton’s final diversion as a starter also came in a regular-season finale. In a final week of a 2011 season, Orton led a Chiefs to a 7-3 win over Tim Tebow and a Broncos.
Since Romo became a Cowboys’ full-time starter in 2006, Dallas is 6-7 in games that he didn’t play.
The Cowboys will also be though linebacker Sean Lee, who will skip his second true diversion with a neck injury.