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The Dallas Cowboys are 2-5, but they've been missing some key players -- perhaps none more important than Tony Romo.

Does that mean the quarterback's return -- he's eligible to play Nov. 22 -- will make a big difference for Dallas? Despite their poor record, they are only 1.5 games behind the 4-4 New York Giants.

SportsNation hosts Marcellus Wiley and Max Kellerman discussed the issue on today's show. Now it's your turn to decide.

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The Sunday night matchup between the Dallas Cowboys and the New York Giants was a wild one. But before the fourth quarter insanity ensued, there was a monster hit laid on Odell Beckham Jr.

The hit Cowboys safety J.J. Wilcox delivered on Beckham at the end of a pass play in the first quarter was so hard it reportedly broke Wilcox's nose:

Imagine how OBJ felt. Woof.

To top it all off, Wilcox stayed in the game, broken nose and all. If anyone ever questioned Wilcox's toughness... OK yeah, they probably didn't.

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More than a year ago, Jahlil Okafor and noted Duke fan Tony Romo took a selfie together.

Okafor, then a highly touted Blue Devils freshman-to-be, posted it to Instagram, with details of a "deal" he made with the Dallas Cowboys quarterback:

That's right. Okafor, likely to be a top-two pick in the coming NBA draft, promised a Duke title and Romo promised a Cowboys championship.

It's unknown in these parts why the Chicago native Okafor would want a Cowboys championship (although the San Diego-born, Wisconsin-raised former Eastern Illinois player Romo doesn't have a direct connection to Duke, either), but that's no matter.

Also, "next year" could be referring to the 2014 season, in which case Romo came up short.

But we'll give Romo -- who did lead the Cowboys to the divisional round of last season's playoffs before their heartbreaking (and controversial) loss to the Green Bay Packers -- the benefit of the doubt. So over to you, Romo ... even if, without DeMarco Murray, it appears to be a long shot.

Hey, so was Kentucky not winning this year's national title ...

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