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Tony Romo may be out with back injury

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo, left, is hugged

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The Dallas Cowboys' season-ending game against the Eagles - a winner-take-all proposition for the NFC East - just got a lot more problematic.  Tony Romo suffered a back injury in the second half of a dramatic 24-23 win over Washington on Sunday. And after getting an MRI on Monday, reports are now surfacing that Romo is out for the playoffs. ESPN reported Romo is out, but head coach Jason Garrett...

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A look at NFL coaches on the hot seat

Rex Ryan looks on during a game against

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Jets head coach Rex Ryan’s future remains in limbo, but he’s not alone when it comes to NFL job insecurity. In fact, nearly a third of the NFL's coaches are on the hot seat entering the final two weeks of the season. Here’s a look: Rex Ryan, Jets: First-year general manager John Idzik is keeping his thoughts to himself, but recent history hasn't been kind to incumbent coaches working for new GMs....

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Grudge match for Rob Ryan?

New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator Rob Ryan walks

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When Rob Ryan was fired by the Cowboys after last season, he famously boasted, "I'll be out of work for like five minutes." Well, it took him a bit longer than that to land another job, but the wait has been worth it - for both Ryan and the Saints. Ryan has turned around one of the NFL's worst-ever defenses, with the Saints ranking ninth in the league after finishing dead last after allowing...

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Denver Broncos: From 4-0 to the Super Bowl?

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning throws a pass

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The Broncos are off to a dominating 4-0 start, with Peyton Manning at the top of his game at age 37. But Broncos coach John Fox isn't content just yet, offering a hint of what he’s really thinking when he talks about his team this way: "If we can just keep getting better and better, that's the goal. We want to be playing our best football in February." February? Only one NFL game in February....

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