Report: Tony Romo has two small fractures in his back

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo has two fractured transverse process in his back, according to ESPN.

However, Romo hasn't been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Arizona Cardinals

This isn't related to his back surgery last year. He's expected to return this season. Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty had the same injury and missed only one game.

If Romo's out, Brandon Weeden would start and rookie Dustin Vaughan would be the backup.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun

Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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