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Tony Romo eyes chance to lift burden

Banged-up Cowboys QB can dispel more perceptions with big win against Giants

Updated: December 25, 2011, 4:22 PM ET
By Todd Archer | ESPNDallas.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- As Tony Romo walked out of the Dallas Cowboys' locker room Saturday night, he answered rat-a-tat questions about his bruised right hand.

After the "I'll be fines," and "We're good to gos," Romo was asked if the 20-7 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles and the injury had dampened his mood, like a lump of coal inside a Christmas stocking.

"Oh no, I'm excited," Romo said. "The playoffs start."

If the Cowboys win Jan. 1 against the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium, ...

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