Is Jason Witten Tough Or Stupid?

Cowboys tight end Jason Witten lacerated his spleen in the preseason opener on Aug. 13. 23 days later and he's active for the Cowboys-Giants season opener.

Is this an incredible act of toughness for Witten? Or is this a really stupid move?

He's tough:

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He's stupid:

Maybe a little of both:

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