Who Should Back Up Tony Romo?

Backup QB Brandon Weeden.

Backup QB Brandon Weeden.

Brandon Weeden was so bad last November when he replaced Tony Romo against Washington that Weeden made my list of worst performance by a backup in team history.

He started against San Diego last night in the first preseason game of 2015. Although he completed 4 of 5 passes for 42 yards, he also lost the handle on a snap, and the fumble cost the Cowboys 35 yards (!) on 4th down (!).

Third-stringer Dustin Vaughan

Third-stringer Dustin Vaughan

Some grumblings on Facebook this morning suggest that Dustin Vaughan might be a better backup. Vaughan completed 12 of 18 passes for 106 yards last night and showed some ability to avoid the rush.

Not sure I have strong feelings about this. Here’s a poll for anyone else who does:

Who should be Tony Romo's backup?

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