"Let's put it this way: His last words to me were: 'The passion is still there.' ... And wherever he best fits is where he wants to go because he wants to win. But he wants to be healthy for his family," said Evans.
Although Romo's "passion is still there," Evans said the veteran quarterback is "ready to move on, kind of, because he loves Dallas." Romo has the numbers needed for a Hall of Fame career.
Pastor Tony Evans of Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship and former Cowboys' chaplain told NBCDFW that despite the looming announcement Romo, who turns 37 in April, is trusting God and says he still wants to win a Super Bowl even if it's with another team.
"I'm hurt that we're losing him, yet I want him to be free to pursue what his abilities will allow him to pursue as long as that passion is there," Evans added, explaining Romo is still excited about football.
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The alum dated Romo, 29, in 2007, but by October of that year, she seemed to have had enough. I don't know if it's that I'm not quite his type or whatever, but I don't think he's at the point in his life where he would be willing to sacrifice football," she said at the time.
Tony Romo asked for the chance to win back his job from Dak Prescott.The Cowboys are planning to run another battery of tests of Romo's ailing back Tuesday.The goal is to gauge healing of the fracture and determine a more precise timeline for his recovery.With Tony Romo’s basketball career complete, DFW’s best dual-sport athlete since Deion Sanders was with Romo’s former football team can now officially move ahead. Romo’s impressive career, he can also learn by doing some of things Romo didn’t, starting by staying true to himself and never forgetting where he came from.On this Easter Sunday, to this we all say, “Thank you, Lord.” Now all Dak Prescott must do is to be better than the all-time leading passer in Dallas Cowboys history. ” Dak said to me Saturday evening after his appearance at the 105.3 The Fan’s Mudbug Bash. Any time you’ve had the success that I had in one year, obviously my first year, I expect things to get harder. Before Dak attempts this era-defining necessity of equaling and surpassing Romo, Mr.