Originally written on Fox Sports Southwest  |  Last updated 5/21/13
The Dallas Cowboys will likely be without starting quarterback Tony Romo until training camp because of a cyst that he had surgically removed from his back last month. I'm sure head coach Jason Garrett will attempt to downplay the impact of losing Romo for three weeks of organized training activities and a mandatory minicamp in June, but this could certainly stunt the development of the offense. Romo was optimistic about his prognosis Tuesday. "If this was the regular season and I had to play next week, I could," Romo told The Dallas Morning News. "This is just about being smart. That's why I did it now. This will have no effect on training camp. No way will it have an impact. And I still think there's a good chance I'm on the field for minicamp." But the timing is particularly bad because the Cowboys are hoping to feature more of a two tight end offense after selecting Gavin Escobar in the second round of April's draft. And Romo was looking forward to working with first-round p...
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