The Early Lead: Tony Romo


Posted at 01:23 PM ET, 12/26/2013

Tony Romo misses practice; Cowboys still mum on whether he’ll play

Quarterback has yet to be cleared by doctors for Sunday’s game against the Philadelphia Eagles.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:23 PM ET, 12/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dallas Cowboys, Tony Romo

Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 12/24/2013

Tony Romo injury update: Jerry Jones says he might be cleared to play

Cowboys owner disputes report that quarterback is out the rest of the season.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:15 AM ET, 12/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:33 PM ET, 12/23/2013

Tony Romo out rest of season with back injury, report says; Jason Garrett denies that (updated)

Kyle Orton stands ready for Dallas Cowboys against Philadelphia Eagles.

By Cindy Boren  |  04:33 PM ET, 12/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 12/16/2013

Dez Bryant exit: “I was wrong” to leave Cowboys’ loss to Packers

Coach Jason Garrett agrees that Bryant “needs to stay out on the field.“

By Cindy Boren  |  02:30 PM ET, 12/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dallas Cowboys, Dez Bryant, NFL, Tony Romo

Posted at 08:38 AM ET, 12/16/2013

Tony Romo, Dallas Cowboys epitomize NFC East mess

Not a single team in the division can manage to win Sunday.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:38 AM ET, 12/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dallas Cowboys, NFC East, NFL, Tony Romo

Posted at 01:04 PM ET, 12/04/2013

Jerry Jones on Tony Romo: What people remember “is what you do in December”

It’s that time of year for the Dallas Cowboys and their quarterback.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:04 PM ET, 12/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jerry Jones, NFL, Tony Romo

Posted at 10:32 AM ET, 10/29/2013

Dez Bryant audio backs Tony Romo, Jerry Jones

Bryant’s outburst with Jason Witten was another, unresolved matter.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:32 AM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dez Bryant, Jerry Jones, Tony Romo

Posted at 08:02 AM ET, 10/28/2013

Dez Bryant tantrum doesn’t bother Tony Romo, Jerry Jones

Dallas Cowboys’ defense on the field can’t match front united behind wide receiver.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:02 AM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dez Bryant, Jerry Jones, Tony Romo

Posted at 12:56 PM ET, 10/20/2013

Brett Favre on Tony Romo: “I could be talking about myself”

It takes a gunslinger, even a retired one, to know a gunslinger as Cowboys, Eagles prepare for showdown.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:56 PM ET, 10/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brett Favre, Dallas Cowboys, NFL, Tony Romo

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 10/09/2013

Tony Romo isn’t to blame, Roger Staubach says

The Dallas Cowboys’ defense is leaving no margin for error, the Hall of Fame QB says.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:30 PM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dallas Cowboys, NFL, Roger Staubach, Tony Romo

Posted at 11:47 AM ET, 09/30/2013

Michael Irvin: Tony Romo is “best quarterback in the NFC. Period”

Not long afterward, the Dallas Cowboys fell to 2-2 with a loss to the San Diego Chargers.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:47 AM ET, 09/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:37 AM ET, 06/19/2013

Roger Staubach says Cowboys are 'lucky to have Tony Romo'

Hall of Famer goes further: "I think Tony Romo is a championship quarterback."

By Cindy Boren  |  08:37 AM ET, 06/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:11 AM ET, 05/21/2013

Tony Romo out of OTAs after surgery to remove back cyst

Cowboys quarterback expects to be ready for minicamp, training camp and the regular-season opener.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:11 AM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:36 PM ET, 05/14/2013

Jerry Jones wants Tony Romo to have Roger Staubach-like role

With a large contract extension come great expectations from the owner of the Dallas Cowboys.

By Cindy Boren  |  02:36 PM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jerry Jones, Peyton Manning, Tony Romo

Posted at 09:57 AM ET, 03/20/2013

Jerry Jones says Tony Romo deal is near and he won't "be paid to be a bus driver"

The Dallas Cowboys could use create badly-needed salary-cap space by reworking their quarterback's contract.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:57 AM ET, 03/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:27 AM ET, 01/08/2013

Tony Romo caught in Twitter fight between Cowboys, Stars

Cowboys quarterback isn't to blame, at least this time.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:27 AM ET, 01/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:28 PM ET, 12/20/2012

Tony Romo, Cowboys are having an un-Romolike December

Who is this Tony Romo, who is 3-0 in December?

By Cindy Boren  |  12:28 PM ET, 12/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 12/03/2012

Tony Romo breaks Troy Aikman's record, but wants more wins

Tony Romo has thrown more touchdown passes for the Dallas Cowboys than even the vaunted Troy Aikman, but he's focused on victories.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:02 AM ET, 12/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dallas Cowboys, NFL, Philadelphia Eagles, Tony Romo