Found January 02, 2013 on NESN.com:
Dallas_cowboys_carolina_743b
It won’t be an easy offseason for Tony Romo after losing the sixth elimination game of his career. But Robert Griffin III tried to ease the pain for the Cowboys’ quarterback after the Redskins knocked Romo out of playoff contention. Griffin headed straight for Romo after Sunday night’s game, and told him to ignore his detractors. “Hey Tony. I just wanted to say to you, don’t listen to what anybody else is saying about you,” Griffin said to Romo according to Pro Football Talk. “You’re a great quarterback, man. And this game doesn’t mean anything.” The comments were recorded by NFL Films and will air on Wednesday night’s episode of Inside the NFL. Romo completed 20 of 37 attempts against Washington, with 218 yards, two touchdowns and three interceptions. The Cowboys were down 21-18 with three minutes left in the game when Romo threw an interception to linebacker Rob Jackson. The Redskins scored a touchdown on the ensuing drive to put the game away. There has already been talk of the C...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Why RG3 should be the MVP

Robert Griffin III has been phenomenal.When the Washington Redskins traded up in the 2012 NFL Draft to take him second behind Andrew Luck, they did it with the expectation of RG3 becoming a franchise changing player.Little did the Redskins know that their expectations would be realized so quickly. The Redskins finished 10-6 this season and have won the NFC East division title...

Cowboys Rumors: Dallas Should Trade Tony Romo

Following another disappointing season, the Dallas Cowboys should part ways with quarterback Tony Romo this offseason, according to Gil Brandt of NFL.com. Everybody says they don't read the paper, they don't listen to the radio or watch TV, but I don't think that's true. I think they do. When everybody in Cowboys Nation is saying that Dallas has to get rid of Romo...

Cowboys Still Plan On Locking Up QB Tony Romo

Brandon George of the Dallas Morning News writes that Cowboys’ plans to re-sign QB Tony Romo to a long-term contract extension “hasn’t changed” with last weekends loss to the Washington Redskins. “We have a great belief of Tony Romo as our quarterback,” said head coach Jason Garrett on Tuesday. “We all know that we want to take the next step, and Tony is going...

RG3 Pranks Mike Shanahan at Press Conference (VIDEO)

Robert Griffin III is one of the leading candidates for rookie of the year.  He's also an all around good guy, and a great teammate.  Apparently he is a prankster too.  RG3 showed up at the Redskins press conference and posed as a reporter.  He caught coach Shanahan off guard, because he didn't realize he was sitting in the crowd. RG3 grabbed the mic and asked his coach...

Captain Comeback: 2012 NFL Regular Season Review

Captain Comeback Scott Kacsmar sums up the 2012 NFL season in clutch wins with a review of all 32 teams. In Week 17, Tony Romo blew it, while the Vikings stunned Green Bay. Also: the “Drive of the Year.”

Cowboys' offense leads to late-season failure

As we sift through the rubble of another late-season failure, we are constantly reminded that the defense was hit with circumstances that nearly made their tasks impossible by the end of the year. The inside linebackers were different, the safeties were different, and the defensive line was different than what left training camp. Only the 2 outside linebackers and the 2 starting...

RG3 pranks Shanahan, says knee is better

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III hung around after his press conference Wednesday to prank head coach Mike Shanahan as he posed as a member of the media. Griffin asked Shanahan, "What did you do for New Year’s?”.   Shanahan began to answer before quickly realizing it was Griffin. "You got me by surprise there,'' Shanahan said, laughing...

Cowboys Rumors: Changes Coming in Dallas

Following another disappointing season, Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones said changes will be coming in the next few weeks during an interview with 105.3 The Fan. “If you don’t do something, almost unconventional, then you really don’t break out of that cycle,” said Jones, who then highlighted the Herschel Walker trade of 1989. “But how do we somehow...

Sooners emphasize third down defense in prep

IRVING, Texas — An elusive player like Robert Griffin III or Vince Young or the like usually leads to really good conversion rates on third down, and for the Texas A&M Aggies, that’s just what they’ve got in signal caller Johnny Manziel.
NFL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.