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Tony Romo Will Reportedly See Action Sunday vs. The Eagles

Tony Romo will see his first action of 2016 this Sunday.

Earlier in the week, it was reported that Mark Sanchez, not Tony Romo, would serve as the backup to Dak Prescott this Sunday when the Cowboys take on the Eagles. But ESPN's Adam Schefter says the franchise is reversing course and will play Romo in the regular season finale.

Romo hasn't seen action this year after suffering a compression fracture in one of his team's preseason games.

Tony Romo is expected to see game action for the first time since Thanksgiving 2015 when the Dallas Cowboys end the 2016 regular season Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles, sources told ESPN.

Dak Prescott will start, attempting to set the NFL record for wins in a season by a rookie quarterback. Romo and Mark Sanchez are expected to play, but it has not been determined how long they will do so.

Romo, of course, was expected to get his starting job back midseason. But rookie Dak Prescott played so well the franchise decided to stick with the hot hand. It's worked out quite well considering the Cowboys are 13-2 and have homefield advantage through the playoffs locked up.

Heading into the playoffs with a healthy Prescott and a healthy Romo would seemingly give the Cowboys an advantage over every other team at the quarterback position. Sunday should be interesting.