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The decision to put him on IR or keep him on the roster is what they're weighing in Dallas right now. A second MRI should help make the decision.

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The Cowboys aren't sure if they'll put Tony Romo on injured reserve or keep him on the 53-man roster. Wait, why? There's a chance Romo could return sooner than the 6-10 week window that's been reported. He's getting a second MRI, which should reveal more information about his status.

The situation with Romo is especially interesting in light of Fred Taylor's claim that the NFL referred him to doctors who overlooked serious injuries.

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