Humor: Tony Romo Realizes He Should Have Used Ability to Read Defense Back When He Was Still Playing

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  1. links18

    links18 Well-Known Member

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    From The Onion: "Admitting that relying on the skill set was fairly obvious in hindsight, CBS commentator Tony Romo realized Friday that he probably should have used his ability to read defenses back when he was still playing. 'Aw, jeez, you know, being able to determine whether the secondary was staying in man or dropping into zone would have been super helpful back when I was under center,' said Romo, who acknowledged for the first time that his aptitude for identifying blitz packages and dissecting coverage schemes would likely have improved his play at quarterback."
     
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  2. Beats_By_Zeke

    Beats_By_Zeke Well-Known Member

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    I assume he’s talking about the years from 2006-2013. Where he basically confirmed sometime around 2013 it finally clicked for him.
    Hence when he was playing those final games we hardly lossed.
     
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  3. CATCH17

    CATCH17 1st Round Pick

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    So funny.
     
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  4. Captain43Crash

    Captain43Crash Well-Known Member

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    Is this a joke!! This is on him and any offensive coaches he has ever had!
     
  5. GenoT

    GenoT Well-Known Member

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    It’s from The Onion...it’s satire.
     
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  6. Captain43Crash

    Captain43Crash Well-Known Member

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    Oh! My mistake.
     
  7. CF74

    CF74 Vet Min Plus

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    Good times
     
  8. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member

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    This is tongue in cheek.
    It's not real.
    SATIRE
     
  9. jsb357

    jsb357 Well-Known Member

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    So football is like life.

    By the time you've learned enough to make playing the game easier
    you wake up one day and find that you can't get in the game anymore.
     
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  10. GMO415

    GMO415 Well-Known Member

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    His early years Tony was a turnover machine.
     

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