Antonio Ramiro Romo born April 21, 1980 is an American sportscaster and former American football quarterback who played in the National Football League (NFL) for 14 seasons with the Dallas Cowboys.
He played college football at Eastern Illinois, where he made an Ohio Valley Conference championship appearance in 2001 and won the Walter Payton Award the following year.
Romo signed with the Cowboys as an undrafted free agent in 2003.
Beginning his career in a backup role, Romo served as the Cowboys’ primary starter from 2006 to 2015. He led the Cowboys to four postseason appearances during his tenure, while also receiving Pro Bowl honors amid each playoff run.
Romo retired after the 2016 season when a preseason back injury caused him to lose his starting position to backup Dak Prescott. Upon retiring, he was hired by CBS Sprts to become the lead color analyst for their NFL telecasts.
Tony Romo Children: Meet McCoy Romo, Rivers Romo, Hawkins Crawford Romo
On May 28, 2011, Romo married Candice Crawford, the 2008 Miss Missouri USA, a former journalist for Dallas television station KDAF, and the sister of actor Chace Crawford. They had dated since the summer of 2009, and became engaged on December 16, 2010.
The couple have three sons together: Hawkins Crawford Romo (born April 9, 2012), Rivers Romo (orn March 18, 2014), and Jones McCoy Romo born August 23, 2017.