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Tony Romo

Antonio Ramiro "Tony" Romo (born April 21, 1980) is a professional American football quarterback in the NFL for the Dallas Cowboys. Romo's career passer rating - at 97.3 - ranks second-best all time. Tony Romo didn't play in the regular season in 2003, 2004, or 2005. He replaced the Cowboys' previous starting quarterback Drew Bledsoe during a game against the New York Giants in the 2006 season. Romo was born in San Diego, California, while his father was serving in the United States Navy. His family returned to its home in Burlington, Wisconsin. Romo's athletic ability was evident even at an early age when he was selected for the Little League All-Star team. Romo started as quarterback for the Burlington Demons beginning as a junior (1996 season). During his junior season, he led the Demons to a SLC Conference record of 7–2 and the WIAA playoffs. In the 1996 playoffs, Romo and the Demons defeated Greenfield 17-6 before trouncing Badger 41–16. Romo came within one game of the state championship game but fell short in a last-minute 16-15 loss to Cudahy. After the 1996 season, he received Honorable Mention in the Wisconsin Football Coaches Association All-State Team. Before his senior

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- 131 days ago
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- 133 days ago
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- 135 days ago
Ex-Cowboys Star Jay Novacek -- Stick With Dak Prescott ... Romo Can Back Him Up (VIDEO)

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- 139 days ago
Cowboys Legend Drew Pearson -- I Love Dak Prescott ... But This Is Romo's Team

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Dak Prescott is good ... but Tony Romo is GREAT and Dallas will be even BETTER when he returns to the field ... so says Cowboys legend Drew Pearson.  TMZ Sports spoke to the Super Bowl XII… READ MORE >

- 147 days ago
Tony Romo -- Building Insanely Expensive Mansion in Dallas (PHOTO GALLERY)

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- 161 days ago
Terrell Owens To Dez Bryant -- Tony Romo Might Be Done ... Get Chummy With Dak! (VIDEO)

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- 168 days ago
Dak Prescott's H.S. Coach -- No Romo? No Problem! ... He's Always Game Ready

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- 174 days ago
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