Dallas Cowboys

Dallas Cowboys: Romo, Romo, What Happened to Romo?

PHILADELPHIA - DECEMBER 28:  Tony Romo #9 of the Dallas Cowboys sits on the bench late in the game against the Philadelphia Eagles on December 28, 2008 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Eagles defeated the Cowboys 44-6.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
fatboy ryanContributor IMay 12, 2009

When the Cowboys lost to the Eagles in the last game of the year for the playoff spot, Romo said, "If this is the worst thing that happens to me, I'm fine with it."

What the hell is that, you're the quarterback of the freaking Cowboys. It better matter!

When I heard that comment, I couldn't help but think back to the draft when Brady Quinn fell into our lap.

If only we had drafted him, just think—Romo break his little pinkie and in comes Quinn, not Brad Johnson, and the rest, well who knows?  If Romo doesn't come through this year then maybe he should find something he cares about.

What happened to Romo? Maybe the fame of being America's team quarterback? Maybe the late nights? Maybe he really doesn't care?

I hope he does, and my worries will be just that—worries. But until he shows heart and leadership on the field, one can only think that maybe,  just maybe, he'd rather be with the Hollywood type then football folk.  


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