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Tony Romo
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No. 9
Position: Quarterback
Personal information
Born: April 21, 1980 (1980-04-21) (age 42)
San Diego, California
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight: 230 lb (104 kg)
Career information
High school: Burlington (WI)
College: Eastern Illinois
Undrafted: 2003
Career history
Career highlights and awards
  • Pro Bowl (2006, 2007, 2009, 2014)
  • Second-team All-Pro (2014)
  • 4× NFL Top 100 (2011, 2012, 2014, 2015)
  • NFL passer rating leader (2014)
  • Walter Payton Award (2002)
  • 2× OVC champion (2001, 2002)
  • OVC Player of the Year (2000–2002)
  • 3× First-team All-OVC (2000–2002)
  • Eastern Illinois No. 17 retired
Career NFL statistics
Pass attempts: 4,335
Pass completions: 2,829
Completion percentage: 65.3
TDINT: 248–117
Passing yards: 34,183
Passer rating: 97.1
Player stats at NFL.com
Player stats at PFR

Antonio "Tony" Ramiro Romo (born April 22, 1980 in San Diego, California) is an American football quarterback who plays for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League. He played college football at Eastern Illinois. He is viewed by many as the top quarterback in the NFL.

Tony Romo and Miles Austin
Romo (left, throwing) and wide receiver #19 Miles Austin

Romo was signed by the Cowboys as an undrafted free agent in 2003. He has had success with Dallas, and is well known by the media. He has the 3rd highest passer rating in NFL history.



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