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FRISCO (105.3 THE FAN) – On Sunday, after guiding the Cowboys to a blowout win in Cleveland, rookie Dak Prescott was asked what rehabbing veteran QB Tony Romo had helped him with in preparation for what has become a 7-1 start to the season.

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“Everything,’’ Dak said. “I don’t think we have enough time for me to go through all of the things he’s helped me with, and continues to do.’’

Romo-As-Helper continues today at The Star in Frisco, as the Cowboys practice outdoors in rainy weather with Prescott as the No. 1 QB, Mark Sanchez as his backup, and Romo prepping to do scout-team work.

Does Romo — who hasn’t played in a game since being injured in Seattle on Aug. 25 and who hasn’t played in a “real’’ game since being injured for a second time in the 2015 season against Carolina on Nov. 26 — feel like he’s close?

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”Yeah,’’ coach Jason Garrett said. “He’s champing at the bit. We’ll watch him today at practice and see how he does.”

It will be a progressive step, but the essence of this is that while Romo is getting healthier, the Cowboys’ QB situation is unchanged. The starter in a Wednesday practice can be expected to be the starter in a Sunday game, and Dallas is at Pittsburgh this weekend … with expectations that “The Hot-Hand Theory’’ remains in place, and therefore so does Prescott.

And Romo’s job? Keep conditioning. Keep hoping for a chance at competing. And keep helping Dak with “everything.’’

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