Found February 29, 2012 on
This Given Sunday:
One never expects a parent to call their baby ugly. So it come as no surprise that Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones thinks the quarterback he has is better than the quarterbacks he has no shot at getting.
Some Dallas area reporter asked Jones the silly question if he would trade quarterback Tony Romo for Andrew Luck or Robert Griffin III. Jones thinks Romo is better than the incoming rookies are.
Stephen Jones, Jerry's son and Cowboys vice president added, "There are not many better than him out there. I hear it -- he hasn't gotten it done yet. I hear it, all of that. But you are not going to find much better than Tony Romo. Every year he improves. As he gets better, our (playoff) chances get better."
Cowboys, love then or hate them. The haters love to deride Romo for the team's lack of playoff success. So media coverage blows up when Jones states the obvious — that Romo is a top-tier quarterback playing well above his draft status who keeps the Cowboys i...
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