Originally posted on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 10/7/12

MINNEAPOLIS - JANUARY 17: Tony Romo #9 of the Dallas Cowboys passes against the Minnesota Vikings in the first quarter of the NFC Divisional Playoff Game at Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome on January 17, 2010 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

Tony Romo and the Dallas Cowboys may as well be 0-4; it feels that bad. And Week 4’s crushing defeat of the Cowboys by the Chicago Bears was the catalyst for what will be a trying week off. The Cowboys will spend their time at Valley Ranch studying, scheming, and trying to understand their dismal start to the 2012-13 season. While the Cowboys probably won’t be lowering expectations for themselves, the sports world has all but written them off as a legitimate contender for the NFC East title, much less a team capable of making any serious playoff run.


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