• Jerry Jones: Tony Romo’s ‘little back issue’ won’t keep him out against Philadelphia

    Summary of 82 articles · Updated Dec 28, 2013
    • Aikman says Romo back issues should concern Cowboys

      Like other former Cowboys, quarterback Troy Aikman thinks his old team could be better off with someone other than Tony Romo at quarterback. Aikman also thinks that the team should be considering the possibility of someone other than Romo play quarterba…
    • Romo already home after back surgery

      On Friday morning, Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo underwent back surgery. By Friday night, he was home. Peter King of TheMMQB.com told the story of Romo’s injury and eventual surgery on Friday’s edition of Pro Football Talk on NBCSN. Per King, Romo alrea…
    • N.F.L. Roundup: Romo Will Miss Finale After Having Back Surgery

      Tony Romo, the Dallas Cowboys’ starting quarterback, was injured trying to escape pressure in last week’s game against Washington.
      Source: nytimes.com
    • Jason Garrett: Last week may have been Tony Romo’s finest hour

      Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo needed season-ending back surgery this morning as a result of an injury he suffered on Sunday in Washington. Cowboys coach Jason Garrett believes what Romo did immediately after that injury was a heroic performance. Garrett…
    • Losing Tony Romo has teammates bummed

      IRVING, Texas -- While Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo was in the hospital having back surgery, his teammates dealt with something that's been known all week: The franchise quarterback won't play in the win-or-go-home game against the Philadelphia Eagles …
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Dez Bryant: Dallas Cowboys trying to win for Tony Romo; Jason Witten: You’d give anything to have him play

      IRVING – Tony Romo’s back surgery was obviously a hot topic in the Dallas Cowboys locker room Friday afternoon. Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant and Romo’s good friend, tight end Jason Witten, each spent a few minutes talking about Romo not being able t…
    • Cowboys expect Tony Romo will be ready for OTAs

      Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo had back surgery on Friday morning, ending his season and leaving Kyle Orton to lead the offense in their NFC East title showdown with the Eagles on Sunday night. With Romo done for however long the Cowboys play this season…
    • With Romo out, pressure shifts to Foles

      PHILADELPHIA -- Tony Romo is officially out and the dynamics of the Philadelphia Eagles' showdown with the Dallas Cowboys are officially very different. The pressure on Romo -- to win in Week 17, to avoid a fourth-quarter interception, to save coach Jas…
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Jerry Jones anticipates Tony Romo being back by OTAs, says Dallas Cowboys will not spend high-round draft pick on a QB

      Minutes after Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett revealed that Tony Romo had back surgery Friday morning, Jerry Jones was already discussing the quarterback’s future. “My expectation is that one of the pluses for having had it done as early as this…
    • Jerry: Cowboys won't use high pick on QB

      IRVING, Texas -- A replacement plan for Tony Romo won’t be near the top of Dallas Cowboys owner/general manager Jerry Jones’ priority list this offseason. The Cowboys are committed to Romo as the franchise quarterback of the foreseeable future after sig…
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Tony Romo still hadn't been officially ruled out for Sunday's game against the Eagles until today.

      Tony Romo still hadn't been officially ruled out for Sunday's game against the Eagles until today. Jason Garrett told reporters that Romo had back surgery and will be placed on IR. [@NFLCharean]Read more...
      Source: deadspin.com
    • Tony Romo’s season is officially over as Dallas Cowboys QB undergoes surgery on his back

      IRVING — Tony Romo’s season is officially over. Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (9) prepares to throw against the Washington Redskins during the first half of their NFL game at FedEx Field, on December 22, 2013. (Michael Ainsworth/The Dallas Mornin…
    • Tony Romo out for rest of season after undergoing back surgery; Kyle Orton to start

      The Dallas Cowboys will have to try to win the division without Tony Romo at quarterback.Romo is out for the season, according to head coach Jason Garrett, after undergoing back surgery Friday morning. Backup Kyle Orton will start in the game against th…
      Source: yahoo.com
    • Romo has season-ending back surgery

      Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo will not play in the win-or-go-home game against the Philadelphia Eagles after having season-ending back surgery Friday, coach Jason Garrett said.
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Tony Romo has back surgery, so he’s out for the year

      Well, now it’s official. Cowboys coach Jason Garrett just told reporters that quarterback Tony Romo had back surgery this morning, and will be placed on injured reserve. That puts an early end to the speculation about his condition, which was fueled by …
    • Here Comes Kyle: The circle of life in the NFL playoffs always see…

      The circle of life in the NFL playoffs always seems to come down to Week 17 and the Dallas Cowboys, and the Sunday night prime time game on NBC, game 256 of the season. “We probably should just circle that date on our calendars every year,’’ Dallas tigh…
      Source: CNNSI.com
    • Cowboys' biggest missing star is not Tony Romo

      Linebacker Sean Lee, expected to miss Sunday's game with a neck injury, hurt the Eagles more than Tony Romo in the first meeting.
      Source: philly.com
    • Garrett continues to keep door open for Romo

      Three days after the first reports emerged that Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo won’t play again this season, coach Jason Garrett continues to refuse to rule him out for Sunday night’s Third Annual NFC East Championship game. “Kyle Orton has taken the rep…
    • Will Dallas Cowboys be fined for omitting Tony Romo from injury report?

      Jason Garrett was careful to say he personally had not been contacted by the NFL to ask why Tony Romo had not been included on last week’s injury report even though the quarterback and owner Jerry Jones conceded Romo’s back was sore leading up to the ga…
    • Did Cowboys QB Tony Romo look OK walking around Valley Ranch? “Define OK,” TE Jason Witten said.

      Tony Romo was seen walking around the team’s Valley Ranch complex on Thursday. Tight end Jason Witten was asked how he looked. “I’ve seen him around,’’ Witten replied. Was he walking OK? “Define OK,’’ Witten said as he laughed. Romo did not practice and…
    • Romo still getting treatment, misses practice

      Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo did not practice Thursday as he continued to receive round-the-clock treatment on his ailing back.
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Report: Romo’s back has only slightly improved

      Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo finished the game after injuring his back on Sunday. It remains unlikely that he’ll finish the season. According to Ed Werder of ESPN, Romo’s back has improved “only slightly” since receiving an epidural injection and other…
    • Week 17 N.F.L. Game Probabilities: Romo’s Bad Rap

      Tony Romo ranks among the top quarterbacks in the league in what ultimately matters: helping his team win games. But statistics also show that he’s a boom-and-bust performer.
      Source: nytimes.com
    • Romo 'better' but in no condition to practice

      Coach Jason Garrett said Tony Romo was feeling better but not "overly comfortable" Wednesday as the Dallas Cowboys began preparations for Sunday's NFC East championship game against the Philadelphia Eagles.
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Jason Garrett: Romo “doesn’t look overly comfortable”

      The Cowboys have officially signed Jon Kitna, which means all they need to figure out now is whether or not Tony Romo is going to be available for Sunday’s game. As you’d imagine, that was a chief topic of coach Jason Garrett’s Christmas Day meeting wit…
    • Report: Romo receives epidural injection

      The smell of burning Christmas Eve candles suddenly has been blended with the whiff of impending ESPN-on-ESPN crime. With Adam Schefter already reporting unequivocally that Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo won’t play on Sunday night against the Eagles, Ed …
    • Cowboys must weigh risk/reward on Romo

      IRVING, Texas – The Dallas Cowboys are hoping an epidural Tony Romo received on Monday will help alleviate some of the issues with the quarterback’s injured back. It might not be a cure-all, but it could be a cure enough for Romo to play Sunday against …
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Jerry Jones: Romo could be cleared to face Eagles

      IRVING, Texas (AP) - Dallas owner Jerry Jones says the Cowboys aren't ruling Tony Romo out of a winner-take-all game against Philadelphia because doctors could clear him after treating his back injury.
    • Romo status puts pressure on Eagles

      Now the Birds are heavy favorites and the Cowboys can play loose as underdogs.
      Source: philly.com
    • Jerry Jones spoke to Tony Romo at doctor’s office, QB said he will do everything to play Sunday vs. Philadelphia

      Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo appears to grab his back as he grimaces during the second half of Dallas' 24-23 win over the Washington Redskins Sunday, December 22, 2013 at FedFex Field in Landover, Md. Romo could be seen limping and wincing direc…
    • Eagles surprised by, but likely OK with Romo news

      When news broke yesterday that Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo probably won’t play in Sunday night’s season-deciding game against the Eagles, many were disbelief. That extends all the way to the Eagles themselves. Running back LeSean McCoy thought someone…
    • Romo wants to play but likely can’t

      As the Packers continue to wait for the green light to play their franchise quarterback who broke a collarbone seven weeks and one day ago, the Cowboys continue to project a belief that their franchise quarterback will be able to suit up Sunday night wi…
    • McCoy stunned by news Romo likely out for Sunday's matchup

      As word spread of Cowboys QB's reported back injury, key Eagles say they will prepare just the same.
      Source: philly.com
    • Dallas Cowboys on hunt for a third quarterback

      Arizona Cardinals quarterback John Skelton (19) leaves the field. The Dallas Cowboys lost 27-26 to the Arizona Cardinals in Glendale, Arizona Saturday December 25, 2010. (Star-Telegram/Ron Jenkins)
    • NFL to ‘look into’ whether Cowboys failed to disclose Tony Romo’s injury on official report

      Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo grimaces after a play during the second half of Dallas' 24-23 win over the Washington Redskins Sunday, December 22, 2013 at FedFex Field in Landover, Md. Romo could be seen limping and wincing directly after the play…
    • Losing Romo might help Jason Garrett

      IRVING, Texas -- If there's any good news regarding the loss of Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo, it revolves around coach Jason Garrett. It seems Garrett's job is on the line as he enters this win-or-go home game against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday …
    • Amid Romo aftershocks, Eagles prepare to face Cowboys

      If there was not enough theater for Sunday's game between the Eagles and Cowboys to determine the NFC East title, the plot took a turn Monday when the news broke that Dallas quarterback Tony Romo would miss the remainder of the season, according to an E…
      Source: philly.com
    • Cowboys ready to cash in Kyle Orton policy

      IRVING, Texas – The Dallas Cowboys' season now rests on Kyle Orton. Coach Jason Garrett would not rule out Tony Romo, but multiple sources told ESPN that Romo is out for the year, and a source told ESPN Senior NFL Insider Chris Mortensen the quarterback…
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Approaching Sunday without Tony Romo

      IRVING, Texas -- The reality of Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo missing Sunday's win-or-go home game against the Philadelphia Eagles creates some challenges for coach Jason Garrett and his offensive staff. According to ESPN Stats & Information, the Co…
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Cowboys' Garrett not ruling Romo out yet

      Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett discusses the status of injured quarterback Tony Romo.
    • Dallas Cowboys TE Jason Witten on injured QB Tony Romo: ‘I didn’t realize he was that injured’

      IRVING — Dallas Cowboys tight end Jason Witten said that quarterback Tony Romo will do everything he can to recover from his back injury this week and give himself a chance to play in a winner-take-all game Sunday night against the Philadelphia Eagles o…
    • Cowboys look to add a quarterback

      IRVING, Texas -- Without Tony Romo, the Dallas Cowboys need another quarterback. While the Cowboys are not ready to rule Romo out for Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles, coach Jason Garrett acknowledged the team has to find a third quarterbac…
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Cowboys will sign another quarterback; who’s available

      Dallas Cowboys quarterback Kyle Orton (18) hands the ball off to Dallas Cowboys running back Phillip Tanner (34) during the morning walk through at Dallas Cowboys training camp in Oxnard, California on August 1, 2013. (Vernon Bryant/The Dallas Morning N…
    • Report: Tony Romo Out For The Season

      With a victory against Philadelphia next Sunday, the Cowboys are in the playoffs, but Tony Romo won't get the chance to help his team win or lose or whatever it is Romo does. According to Adam Schefter, he's out for the rest of the season with a back in…
      Source: deadspin.com
    • Tony Romo to miss remainder of 2013 season with back injury, according to report

      With its season on the line in Week 17, Dallas may be without Tony Romo. But the Cowboys aren't ruling out Romo just yet.
      Source: CNNSI.com
    • Tony Romo's 'Houdini' act returns in time

      IRVING, Texas -- The swerving, spinning and juking moves have not been on display as much this season, but Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo showed his moxie in Sunday’s win against the Washington Redskins. Actually, he showed it the week before agai…
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Jason Garrett trying to focus, as Jones likes him today

      Whether Cowboys coach Jason Garrett is coaching for his job or not next week, he insists he’s not going to let it occupy his mind. Of course, that’s what they all say. “I focus on doing my job as well as I can do it,” Garrett said after beating the Reds…
    • Upon Further Review: Cowboys Week 16

      LANDOVER, Md. -- A review of four hot issues from the Dallas Cowboys’ 24-23 win against the Washington Redskins. Up for the challenge: For the third straight season and fourth time in the past six years, the Cowboys find themselves in a win-and-get-in s…
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Dallas Cowboys QB Tony Romo to undergo MRI on sore back Monday

      Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo said he will undergo an MRI exam on his back Monday but doesn’t believe his availability for Dallas’ regular-season finale against Philadelphia will be jeopardized. Romo, according to owner Jerry Jones, said he began feelin…
    • Don Banks: Tony Romo's late heroics set up another winner-take-all showdown

      BALTIMORE -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a fairly frantic Week 16 in the NFL. ...
      Source: CNNSI.com
    • Tony Romo's Christmas Card Allows For Endless Cheap Jokes

      This is apparently Tony Romo's Christmas card, as sent to us by an anonymous tipster. Romo and Candice Crawford look so happy. Their kid Hawkins, on the other hand, seems to be struggling with the sandwich—hot dog?—forced in his face. Make your own punc…
      Source: deadspin.com
  • Brilly in Philly: "I think Tony Romo is a time machine and he and Jerry Jones are gonna kill the Pre

    Brilly in Philly: "I think Tony Romo is a time machine and he and Jerry Jones are gonna kill the President again. In the future." Read more...
    Source: deadspin.com
  • A look at the Dallas Cowboys’ keys to victory against Philadelphia

    Dallas Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick (32) attempts to tackle Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy (25) during the first half of play at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia on Sunday, October 20, 2013. (Vernon Bryant/The Dallas Mornin…
  • Pondering the 46: Down to the corners

    IRVING, Texas -- The Dallas Cowboys have yet to place Tony Romo on injured reserve. They really don't have the need to make the formal move just yet, so as we Ponder the 46, Romo will be one of the inactives. Sean Lee is out with a neck strain. Ernie Si…
    Source: ESPN.com
  • A look at Cowboys' season-ending injuries

    IRVING, Texas -- When quarterback Tony Romo underwent season-ending back surgery Friday morning, he became the ninth Cowboys player lost for the season due to injury. You could say it's 10 players lost if you want to throw in defensive tackle Jeremiah R…
    Source: ESPN.com
  • Eagles Notebook: Eagles' OL Kelly knows what Cowboys' Romo is dealing with

    Eagles Dennis Kelly hasn't played this season after having surgery on a herniated disk last August.
    Source: philly.com
  • PFT on NBCSN: Week 16 Sunday recap

    One of the biggest moments from Sunday of Week 16 was the touchdown pass Tony Romo threw to running back DeMarco Murray to lift the Cowboys over the Redskins. That made next Sunday’s game against the Eagles a battle for the NFC East title, but the compl…

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