Dallas Cowboys QB Tony Romo has accounced his retirement from the NFL, and will will become the lead football analyst for CBS Sports.

If you think for a second that I don’t want to be out there, than you’ve probably never felt the ecstasy of competing and winning. That hasn’t left me…I’m excited. It’s going to be a great challenge for me.

Tony Romo
in a video to Jerry Jones


Romo was expected to earn (per $24.7M in 2017 and $25.2M in 2018.


  • 4× Pro Bowl

    2006, 2007, 2009, 2014

  • 2nd Team, All-Pro 2014
  • NFL Passer Rating Leader 2014
  • NFL Completion Percentage Leader 2014
  • NFC Passing Yards Leader 2007
  • Walter Payton Award 2002

Troy Aikman did not start on the “A” team at Fox…It would be cruel and inhuman treatment of Tony Romo to put him in the lead booth.

Barry Horn