Truth & Rumors > NFL

T.O. backs Romo, offers Cowboys owner advice

Views
37110
Comments
2185

05:36 AM ET 12.29 | Magnanimous guy that he is, Terrell Owens sent Tony Romo a text message yesterday telling him that no matter what happened against the Eagles, no matter how awful the quarterback played, he would shed tears for him again, the way he did last season after Romo stumbled against the New York Giants in the playoffs. And Romo was indeed awful, unable to lead the talented Cowboys into the playoffs, or even into the end zone, as the Eagles humiliated them, 44-6, before a delighted crowd at Lincoln Financial Field. "I just told him, no matter what, I'm still the same guy who shed tears for him at last year's press conference, and I'd do it again, because that's the type of person I am, regardless of what anybody thinks or says about me," Owens said. But T.O. said he would be on board with whatever changes the Cowboys make during the off-season. He even offered to help owner Jerry Jones get things straightened out, if Jones asked him. Asked if the players supported the coaching staff, Owens said, "I'm not sure. All I know is, I want to win. I want to be put in a position to win. I think we have the pieces here to get the job done. Whatever unfolds during the off-season has my full support. If Jerry asks for any advice, I will give him my honest opinion."

Philadelphia Inquirer

Terrell Owens, Otto Greule Jr./Getty Images Terrell Owens, Otto Greule Jr./Getty Images

Comment

Remember to keep your posts clean. Profanity will get filtered, and offensive comments will be removed.


Truth & Rumors

MOST POPULAR

  1. 1
    Clippers, Warriors exchange barbs
    Views
    431
    Comments
    235
  2. 2
    Tuukka Rask takes blame for Bruins' Game 1 loss
    Views
    2459
    Comments
    231
  3. 3
    Smush Parker allegedly punches high schooler
    Views
    2053
    Comments
    140
  4. 4
    Time to penalize NHL's perennial losers?
    Views
    335
    Comments
    112
  5. 5
    Quarterback freefalling down draft boards
    Views
    7096
    Comments
    90

SI.com

SI Photos