Originally posted on The Landry Hat  |  Last updated 10/20/11
"I'm a Romosapien" A couple weeks ago I suggested that Jason Garrett rein in Tony Romo  ‘just enough to get to the Superbowl’. The same way Mike Holmgren did with Brett Favre in the 90′s. The ‘just enough’ part is very important. Sunday’s game against the Patriots, Jason Garrett went too far.In the pre-season, Jason said that Romo was working on his game but they wanted Tony to be Tony (meaning continue to improvise and make plays out of nothing). Apparently, six weeks into the season, Tony Romo is still a work in progress. How many years has he been in the League? Isn’t it safe to say he is who he is. Holmgren was able to get to Favre early in his career, maybe it’s too late to change Romo.It seemed awfully reactionary of Garrett to get criticized for not running the ball with a 24 point lead, then to run the ball the next game when you have a 3 point lead and it was important to pass on at least one of those downs. A first down on that drive by Dallas would have meant  game over f...
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