Tony Romo Net Worth Is $45 Million
Tony Romo is a former army man and currently plays for the Dallas Cowboys of the NFL as a quarterback. According to Forbes, this great American football player has an estimated net worth of $45 million, and takes home an annual salary of $15 million. His prowess for American football manifested while he was at the Eastern Illinois University. He played college football at the time and in 200l, he led his team, the Panthers football team, to an Ohio Valley Conference Championship. In 2002, he was awarded with the Walter Payton Award.
Romo, who was born on April 21, 1980, was signed up by the Dallas Cowboys as a free agent in 2003. It was after two seasons that he replaced Drew Bledsoe, the previous starting quarterback for the Cowboys. During the 2006, 2007 and 2009 seasons, Romo was among the players that were chosen to the Pro Bowl. In addition to this achievement, Romo has broken the Cowboys’ team records, including games with 3 or more touchdown passes and at least 300 passing yards.
Ever since the year 2006, Romo is the only NFL quarterback with a higher passer rating in the 4th quarter of a game. The San Diego-born star has several awards and honors, including 3 x All-OVC (2000-2002), 3 x OVC Player of the year (2000-2002), 3 x All-American (200-2002) and Walter Payton Award in 2002.
Besides his successful career as a professional footballer in the NFL, Romo is also an avid amateur golfer. He enjoys playing golf around Dallas during the offseason and when not training. Romo is also a regular guest on national sports radio programs. In September 2008, he signed a five-year-long endorsement deal with apparel worth $10 million. The 33-year old footballer is married to Candice Crawford, who was the 2008 Miss Missouri USA. Together they have a son, who was born on April 9, 2012.