Tony Romo Magically Escapes Pressure to Find Receiver for Cowboys First Down

Kyle NewportFeatured ColumnistOctober 6, 2013


Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo often gets criticized for making mistakes, but he just made one of the best plays of his career.

On third down, the veteran quarterback somehow stayed on his feet and found tight end Jason Witten down the field for the first down.

Here's a closer look at the play:

That play could turn out to be huge in this game. The Cowboys scored a few plays later to make it a 14-0 game against the undefeated Denver Broncos.