Originally written on Gridiron Grit  |  Last updated 10/24/14
The Dallas Cowboys head into the upcoming 2013 NFL regular season as a legitimate playoff contender once again in a wide-open NFC East division that might not be decided until the last week in December. There’s no question that this team has the talent to end its playoff drought and take the NFC East title with 10 wins or more in 2013, but finding a way to close out games will be essential and staying healthy has proven to be difficult. Photo Credit: DallasCowboys.com Making 33-year-old quarterback Tony Romo—who has just one career playoff victory—the highest-paid player in franchise history earlier this offseason with a six-year contract extension worth a whopping $108 million (with $55 million guaranteed) might prove to be a poor investment, though it’s also possible that the Cowboys could be on the verge of success after the vote of confidence. It’s been nearly two decades since the team won three Super Bowls in a four-year stretch from 1992-95.  Over the past 17 seasons (1996-02...
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