No sense in waiting on Kyle Orton

Cowboys, Garrett should focus elsewhere when it comes to backup QB issue

Updated: May 28, 2014, 11:39 PM ET
By Jean-Jacques Taylor | ESPNDallas.com

IRVING, Texas -- In a normal year, the Dallas Cowboys' backup quarterback wouldn't be that big a deal.

This isn't a normal year.

Tony Romo, the 34-year-old starting quarterback, has had an operation to remove a cyst from his back and another to repair a herniated disk in the past year.

So there's legitimate concern about Romo's ability to withstand the rigors of a 16-game season. All that really means is we're more inclined to see the backup quarterback this season than in ...

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