Tony Romo Biography

Updated On Aug 02, 2019 Published On Dec 25, 2016
Facts of Tony Romo
Date of Birth: 1980 , April-21
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Name Tony Romo
Birth Name Antonio Ramiro Romo
Father Ramiro Romo Jr
Mother Joan Romo
Nationality American
Birth Place/City San Diego
Ethnicity White
Net Worth $108 million
Married Yes
Married to Candice Crawford (m. 2011)
Education Eastern Illinois University, Burlington High School
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Romo has played college football for Eastern Illinois University and won the Walter Payton Award in 2002, and led the Panthers football team to an Ohio Valley Conference championship in 2001. In the year 2003, Romo was signed by the Dallas Cowboys and attended the 2003 NFL Scouting Combine.

Tony went undrafted in 2003 despite interest from some scouts. Over the years Romo has been rumored to be involved romantically with many celebrities. He was once rumored to have hooked up with Jessica Simpson, but they denied the rumors. Romo was also linked in an affair with an  American Idol winner Carrie Underwood.

Currently, Romo is married to Candice Crawford. Crawford's husband Romo and she were married in  2011 and parents of two children named, Hawkins Crawford Romo and  Rivers Romo. Aged 36, Romo holds an American nationality and white ethnicity and his height  6’2  inches and his estimated net worth  $16 million.

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San Diego San Diego

April 21 , 1890

Tony Romo was born to parents of Ramiro Romo, Jr., and Joan (Jakubowski) Romo a store clerk on April 21,1980 in San Diego, California. while his father, Ramiro Romo, Jr., was serving in the  United States Navy, and his mother, Joan (Jakubowski) Romo, was a store clerk.

from Burlington High


 Romo played a baseball when he was so young and was selected to the “Little League All-Star team”. Romo completed his graduation from Burlington High in 1998 where he began as quarterback for the Demons beginning as a junior season.

signed by Dallas Cowboys


In the year 2003,  Romo was signed by the Dallas Cowboys  and attended the 2003 NFL Scouting Combine. Tony went  undrafted in 2003 despite interest from some scouts. 

with Candice Crawford


 He is a married man and his wife’s name is  Candice Crawford. The couple were married in the year of in 2011. The couple has been blessed with two children named  Hawkins Crawford Romo and  Rivers Romo