Cowboys have an interesting roster plan for Sunday’s season finale Jason Miller/Getty Images)
CLEVELAND, OH - NOVEMBER 06: Benson Mayowa #93, Dak Prescott #4, Ezekiel Elliott #21 and Terrance Williams #83 of the Dallas Cowboys stand during the National Anthem at FirstEnergy Stadium on November 6, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

The Dallas Cowboys will wrap up their regular season with the NFC East already in their grasp and the playoffs just within planning range.

They’ll match up against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday, but with Dak Prescott slated to play select snaps and Mark Sanchez, not Tony Romo, expected to suit up and play:

Whether it’s a plan to keep Romo healthy as a guaranteed backup option for Dallas’ playoff run, or if it’s a plan for the offseason and moving on from Romo, it’s currently unknown.

Regardless, it’s an interesting decision to not give Romo any reps if he is expected to be the primary backup in case of a Prescott injury.

Prashad is the Senior Content Editor for Cox Media Group's He considers Muhammad Ali, Ray Allen and Paul Pierce some of the all-time greats. Boston is TitleTown, in case you were wondering.
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