Tony Romo RUMORS & NEWS

  • Cowboys expected to release Tony Romo within two weeks

    Larry Brown Sports "The Dallas Cowboys have apparently had no luck drumming up trade interest for Tony Romo, and it appears as though they are getting close to releasing the veteran quarterback. According to Brandon George of the Dallas Morning News, the Cowboys are expected to release Romo “likely within the next..." February 27

  • Broncos will 'discuss' Tony Romo in free agency, but there are two stumbling blocks

    CBS Sports "Don’t ever count out John Elway, especially before the fourth quarter’s even begun. It might not even be halftime when it comes to the pursuit of Tony Romo, either, with the Cowboys quarterback expected to be available in free agency when Dallas inevitably cuts him. But even that isn’t a..." February 27

  • Broncos expected to 'at least discuss' pursuit of Romo, if released

    NBC News 9 Colorado "John Elway’s tenure as the Broncos’ general manager may well come down to this: Tony Romo or Paxton Lynch? And yes, Trevor Siemian may sneak in yet again and become the Broncos’ starting quarterback in 2017. He might even be the smart way to bet. But in terms of Elway’s vision for the..." February 26

  • Cowboys Have Yet to Decide on Tony Romo's Future With Team

    12 Up "The biggest story in the NFL this offseason has been and will continue to be what the Cowboys decide to do with Tony Romo. They've been rumored to be considering just about every option. Considering this uncertainty, it might be a good idea to go straight to the source--Jerry Jones..." February 26

  • Washington eyeing Tony Romo if they move on from Kirk Cousins?

    Larry Brown Sports "Washington is likely going to use the franchise tag on Kirk Cousins at some point within the next week, but that does not necessarily mean he will remain with the team. A trade is still an outside possibility, and Tony Romo’s situation is apparently one that is being watched closely in the..." February 22

  • Bills may have interest in Tony Romo if they don’t keep Tyrod Taylor

    Larry Brown Sports "The Buffalo Bills have just a few more weeks to decide if they want to pick up Tyrod Taylor’s option and guarantee the quarterback another $30 million, and they could be watching the Tony Romo situation closely to determine what their next move will be. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network said Tuesday..." February 21

  • Tony Romo reportedly turned down a 'very good off-field' job offer

    CBS Sports "The Dallas Cowboys are the focal point of the offseason, which is nothing new for them, but the reason why is different this year. Everyone wants to know where Tony Romo will play in 2017. As CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason La Canfora reports, there is a lot of noise out there, but only a couple..." February 20

  • Texans and Chiefs could be the favorites for Tony Romo

    Pro Football Talk "With more quarterbacks than normal available this offseason, it might take the first domino falling to make them all drop in a hurry. And one of the first could be Tony Romo, when/if Dallas releases him (and if he plays nice and allows that). If that happens, a small group of teams who are..." February 20

  • Trading Tony Romo won’t be easy, if Romo doesn’t want it

    Pro Football Talk "The trade-or-release Tony Romo question ultimately will be resolved by the Cowboys. However, it’s not simply a question of what the team wants. What Romo wants matters, too. He undoubtedly wants to be released, so that: (1) he can pick his own next team; (2) his next team won’t be diminished by..." February 19

  • Cowboys would benefit from cutting Tony Romo, eventually

    Pro Football Talk "As it becomes more clear that the Cowboys will release quarterback Tony Romo (or, at a minimum, that he’ll ask for it), it’s important to explain how that would work, as a practical matter. Romo, as explained last month, would be cut with the post-June 1 designation. This would allow the..." February 17

  • Texans are gambling favorites to land Tony Romo

    Larry Brown Sports "The Houston Texans are locked into a nightmare of a contract for at least one more season with Brock Osweiler, but oddsmakers in Las Vegas don’t think that will stop them from pursuing another starting quarterback this offseason. As of Thursday evening, the Texans were the considered the most..." February 17

  • Cowboys teammate: Tony Romo ‘looked like 2014 Romo’ in practice last year

    Sports Day "Cowboys safety Barry Church isn't focusing primarily on his teammates' offseason moves. The seven-year Dallas defender is a free agent himself this season and will look toward finding his own home instead, with the Cowboys if he gets his first choice. Even so, he offered a word of advice for..." February 16

  • Tony Romo retiring ‘is and always has been a consideration’

    Sportsnaut "Where will Tony Romo land in 2017? It’s one of the biggest questions NFL analysts love to talk about. But honestly nobody has a clear answer on the subject, including Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, who has been hemming and hawing about it for months. Among other conclusions, there..." February 16

  • Romo expects to be released, believes he can play 2-3 more years

    NBC Dallas Fort Worth "Tony Romo expects to be released, not traded, by the Dallas Cowboys, according to a report. ESPN's Ed Werder tweeted Thursday that sources told him the 36-year-old Romo also thinks he can start for two to three more years in the NFL. Releasing Romo would cost the Cowboys more than $10..." February 16

  • NFL exec: Tony Romo ‘can still play at a high level’

    Sportsnaut "Is Tony Romo still worth pursuing? According to a few NFL executives, yes. Five NFL front office guys were asked which available quarterback they’d pursue if their team needed a quarterback. The answers were fairly split, but the Dallas Cowboys quarterback was the only man to draw multiple..." February 16

  • Candice Romo says husband 'enjoyed this winning season as much as any'

    Sportress of Blogitude "Tony Romo’s wife has not only confirmed that the couple is expecting their third child, she also mentioned possible career options for her husband once his football career is finished. And according to Candice Romo, Tony would make an “amazing DJ” or become a “good actor.” Romo’s NFL career..." February 15

  • Tony Romo Could Retire & Pursue Career In TV?

    NFL Trade Rumors "Multiple sources within the Cowboys’ organization tell Jason Cole of B/R that they believe veteran QB Tony Romo could retire and pursue a career in television rather than return for the 2017 season and play for another team. Cole says that Romo still has a “strong desire” to play football...." February 15

  • Tony Romo and wife Candice Romo expecting third child in August

    Sports Day "Candice Romo announced on Tuesday morning that she and Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo are expecting a third child. "We will be expecting our third little Romo offspring this August," she said on KTCK 96.7 FM/1310 AM The Ticket. The Romos already have two children, Hawkins, 4, and Rivers,..." February 14

  • Jimmy Garoppolo or Tony Romo? Only 1 is worth an NFL trade

    Sporting News "Jimmy Garoppolo and Tony Romo always will be connected as the collective pride of Eastern Illinois. This offseason, they also represent two potential trade targets for every NFL team desperate for a quarterback in 2017. But whether that team is a contender, a rebuilder or part of the muddled..." February 14

  • Why Tony Romo’s landing spot could shake up the NFL Draft

    Fox Sports "If the NFL playoffs showed us anything this year, it’s that having a franchise quarterback is typically the difference between being a good team and a Super Bowl-winning one. It’s no surprise Tom Brady, Matt Ryan, Ben Roethlisberger and Aaron Rodgers were the last four quarterbacks standing this..." February 12

  • Jerry Jones not looking forward to seeing Tony Romo in different uniform

    ESPN "Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said he hasn't considered the possibility of Tony Romo playing for another NFC team because he doesn't want to think about it. "That bothers the heck out of me because I know wherever he goes, he’ll start. I know wherever he goes, he’ll compete, absent injury,"..." February 11

  • Cowboys could get second-round pick for Tony Romo

    Larry Brown Sports "The Dallas Cowboys are in a tough situation, but a good one. The Cowboys have two excellent quarterbacks on their roster: Tony Romo and Dak Prescott. They will be keeping Prescott, who earned the starting job with a stellar rookie season. They are likely to trade Romo despite owner Jerry Jones’..." February 11

  • Jerry Jones admits he doesn't know how the Tony Romo situation will resolve itself

    CBS Sports "A little more than two weeks ago, Jerry Jones publicly told himself (and other Cowboys employees) to "cool it" when it comes to talking about the possibility of moving on from Tony Romo. In a development that comes as a surprise to absolutely nobody, Jones has violated that edict, speaking several..." February 09

  • Tony Romo doesn't plan to retire despite interest from TV networks

    ESPN "Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo remains determined to play in 2017 and has no plans to retire, league sources tell ESPN. Romo turns 37 in April, is coming off a significant back injury and already, according to sources, has received strong interest from networks that want him to work as a..." February 05

  • Dak Prescott wants Tony Romo ‘to end up in Denver or on a good team’

    NFL.com "What could the Cowboys do with Tony Romo that would make Dak Prescott happy? "Whatever makes him happy," Prescott told Nate Burleson on Good Morning Football on NFL Network on Friday. "If he wants to play, he still got another year, couple years in him, then I want to see him end up in Denver,..." February 05

  • Could Cowboys trade Tony Romo to Chiefs?

    NFL.com "With Dak Prescott locked in as the Cowboys' franchise quarterback for the foreseeable future, Dallas will spend the bulk of its offseason deciding what to do with former starting quarterback Tony Romo. Romo is under contract in Big D through 2019, so he is likely to be traded for draft..." February 04

  • Report on Tony Romo: ‘No one expects him to return’ to Cowboys

    Sportsnaut "Jerry Jones can stop pretending now. Tony Romo isn’t coming back to the Dallas Cowboys in 2017, and at this point the only question remaining is where he’ll land. “No one knows exactly how he will leave Dallas, via release or via trade. But no one expects him to return,” wrote ESPN’s Adam..." February 03

  • Dak Prescott: It'd be hard to see Tony Romo elsewhere

    NFL.com "What could the Cowboys do with Tony Romo that would make Dak Prescott happy? "Whatever makes him happy," Prescott told Nate Burleson on Good Morning Football on NFL Network on Friday. "If he wants to play, he still got another year, couple years in him, then I want to see him end up in Denver,..." February 03

  • DeMarcus Ware 'would like to reunite' with Tony Romo

    NFL.com "Even though Broncos players have repeatedly professed their confidence in Trevor Siemian and Paxton Lynch this offseason, it seems the trappings of good television require an effort to get them to discuss Tony Romo, a quarterback who could potentially be for sale. Back on Jan. 22, DeMarcus Ware..." February 03

  • Tony Romo has Texans, Cardinals, Broncos, Chiefs on wishlist

    Larry Brown Sports "Tony Romo is reportedly prepared to be dealt, and and he wants to be on a contending team. According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Cowboys will shop Romo once he meets with owner Jerry Jones. Romo lists the Houston Texans, Arizona Cardinals, Denver Broncos, and Kansas City Chiefs as..." February 02

  • Trevor Siemian on Tony Romo rumors: ‘I’m not as dumb as I look’

    Sportsnaut "There are rumors swirling about connecting Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo to the Denver Broncos. Romo made it known recently that the Broncos would be his choice team if the opportunity presented itself. If Romo was to take a pay cut, he realistically could be signed by Denver this..." February 02

  • Report: Tony Romo Would Like To Play For Team That Faces Cowboys Next Year

    NFL Trade Rumors "Jason Cole of B/R, citing two NFL sources, reports that QB Tony Romo would like to play for a team that faces the Cowboys in 2017. With this in mind, Cole says that the Chiefs, Broncos, Cardinals or Redskins could be likely landing spots for Romo, depending on what happens in the coming..." February 01

  • Cowboys’ Jerry Jones says he should be President for handling Romo situation

    Fanrag Sports "Dallas Cowboys’ owner Jerry Jones has always had a close relationship with QB Tony Romo, something that has been highly scrutinized this year, as QB Dak Prescott rose to stardom after Romo got injured. When the Cowboys’ season ended, Jones initially said he wanted to talk less about his QB..." February 01

  • Troy Aikman talks up Tony Romo-to-Jets

    New York Post "Is Eli Manning on the decline? FOX’s Troy Aikman wouldn’t go that far. “I don’t know if I saw a decline, I saw an offensive line that didn’t afford him a lot of protection, and made things very difficult,” said Aikman, who will call Sunday’s game. “And I think that with that then there were..." February 01

  • Report: Tony Romo could sign incentive-laden deal to sign with team he wants

    Sportsnaut "Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo is in quite the pickle moving forward. The team wants to trade him, but certain clubs that could afford him are not exactly his first choice. Romo had recently indicated that the Denver Broncos would be his choice landing spot. But, the Broncos also do not..." February 01

  • If Romo hits free market, Broncos could express interest

    NBC News 9 Colorado "If it should happen that Tony Romo is eventually released to the free-agent market, the Denver Broncos may express interest in the veteran quarterback. A source in the Broncos’ football department did not dismiss the possibility of bringing in the Dallas Cowboys quarterback -- providing the..." January 29

  • Broncos 'not all that interested' in Tony Romo

    247 Sports "Perhaps there's something to this Trevor Siemian-Paxton Lynch competition, after all. With the former essentially making the Pro Bowl, and the latter currently training with a quarterbacks coach, the Denver Broncos are "not all that interested" in veteran Tony Romo, per Mike Klis of..." January 27

  • Cliff Avril doesn’t want “credit” for injuring Tony Romo

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "It was Seattle defensive end Cliff Avril who set the wheels in motion for a season of surprising change and success in Dallas. It was his hit on quarterback Tony Romo during the third preseason game, resulting in a fracture bone in his back and the subsequent emergence of rookie quarterback..." January 27

  • Cowboys' Jerry Jones on all the trade talk and speculation about Tony Romo: Cool it

    Sports Day "-- Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said Tuesday from Senior Bowl practices that it's time to take a step back with all the talk about Tony Romo's future. The Cowboys' franchise quarterback for the better part of a decade faces an uncertain offseason. In all likelihood, Romo won't play for the..." January 24

  • John Elway and Tony Romo spotted as NFL rumor mill begins

    New York Post "Tony Romo and John Elway posed for a picture, and away the rumors go. Before the 2016-17 NFL season is even finished, Romo was spotted with Broncos owner and former quarterback legend John Elway at an event this weekend honoring House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy. The Washington photo-op will..." January 24

  • Emmanuel Sanders: We’d win games with Tony Romo, but I trust John Elway

    NFL.com "Should Tony Romo play elsewhere next season, the Broncos would make plenty of sense. They are a veteran-heavy team with talented receivers who may be one quarterback away from the Super Bowl, just like they were when Peyton Manning arrived in 2012. On Sunday, one of Denver's receivers, Emmanuel..." January 23

  • Cris Carter says the Cowboys should trade Tony Romo for J.J. Watt

    CBS Sports "Now that the offseason has officially started for the Dallas Cowboys, one of the first things the team is going to have to figure out is what to do with Tony Romo. Should they trade him? Should they cut him? Should they keep him? Should they ask him to take a pay cut? Although Cowboys owner..." January 21

  • Cowboys team reporter: Tony Romo retiring is an option

    Sportsnaut "Dallas Cowboys backup quarterback Tony Romo will have a lot of options this offseason. Many NFL teams need an upgrade at the quarterback position. But among those options, it would appear retirement is also an option according to Bryan Broaddus, a reporter for the Cowboys’ official..." January 20

  • Cris Carter Thinks The Cowboys Could Land a Superstar in a Trade for Tony Romo

    Complex "We know Tony Romo is going somewhere—it seems impossible that Jerry Jones would let him sit on the Cowboys' bench next year—and everyone wants to know, where? Pundits are speculating how Romo could land somewhere new; Houston and Denver have popped up as possible destinations. Cris Carter..." January 20

  • Tony Romo Surfaces at Trump Hotel In D.C.

    TMZ "He ain't got practice this week ... so Tony Romo got on a plane and flew out to Washington D.C. -- where he was spotted hanging out at the Trump International Hotel. The Dallas Cowboys QB has been praised by Trump in the past -- back in 2015, Donald called him a "great guy" and said he knows..." January 19

  • Vegas odds show Tony Romo is a favorite to land with the Texans

    Sportsnaut "Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo has likely played his final game in the only city he’s called home during an illustrious 13-year NFL career. Set to count $24.7 million against the cap next season, it’s highly unlikely that Romo will return as Dak Prescott’s backup. With as many as nine..." January 19

  • Cowboys should release Tony Romo

    Pro Football Talk "The Cowboys already have been attempting to lay the foundation to trade quarterback Tony Romo. Given the unique circumstances of his situation, however, the team should consider releasing him instead. Don’t be surprised if Romo at some point asks to be released. A release would give him..." January 17

  • Report: Cowboys’ No 1 Priority Will Be To Trade Romo This Offseason

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, the Cowboys’ No. 1 priority this offseason will be to try to trade veteran QB Tony Romo. Rapoport mentions that the Chiefs, Texans, Bears and Bills as teams who may have at least some interest in trading for Romo. Meanwhile, Mike Garafolo suggests the..." January 17

  • Romo likely to pick team he wants to be traded to

    Larry Brown Sports "Assuming Tony Romo wants to continue playing football, the veteran quarterback will likely be doing it for a different team in 2017. The question is which team that will be, and all indications are that Romo has essentially been given a no-trade clause. On Monday’s edition of “NFL Insiders” on..." January 17

  • Jerry Jones refuses to address Romo's future after Cowboys' exit

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "Cowboys owner Jerry Jones glanced up from his postgame press conference just inside the Cowboys’ locker room to watch Tony Romo depart. He knew what Romo knows: It likely was the last time Romo leaves the Cowboys’ locker room. The Cowboys and Romo are expected to part ways in the offseason,..." January 16