Kyle Orton gives Cowboys a chance

If Eagles could lose at Minnesota, they could certainly fall to motivated Dallas

Originally Published: December 28, 2013
By Ashley Fox | ESPN.com

All is not lost.

Sure, the news about Tony Romo is bad for the Dallas Cowboys. He is out for the season after back surgery on Friday morning. Kyle Orton will start Sunday in a win-or-go-home game against the Philadelphia Eagles.

A team never wants to be forced to replace its Pro Bowl starting quarterback with the backup, especially at this point in the season and with so much on the line. The biggest indicator of success in the National Football League is stability at the ...

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