A former American football quarterback, Antonio Romo played in the National Football League (NFL). He played with the Dallas Cowboys for 14 seasons. In 2003, Romo signed as an undrafted free agent with the Cowboys. He played college football for Eastern Illinois University. In the 2001 Ohio Valley Conference, he led the Panthers to the championship. The following year he won the Walter Payton Award. He was also named to the Pro Bowl four times. During his tenure with the Cowboys, Romo held several records like - passing touchdowns, passing yards, most games with at least 300 passing yards, and games with three or more touchdown passes. He retired after the 2016 season following a preseason back injury in April 2017. Later, he was to become the lead color analyst for the NFL telecasts by CBS Sports.
Who is Tony Romo's Wife, Candice Crawford?
Candice Crawford is a former American reporter and beauty queen. She was born in Lubbock, Texas. Crawford has worked for television stations such as KDAF which covers high school sports and worked for NBC's KOMU-TV as a reporter. Crawford studied journalism and business at the University of Missouri before graduating in May, 2009. She was a Dallas Cowboys reporter on CBS show, The Blitz, during her college years. She has been involved with the Cowboys as a reporter for long. She also hosted Special Edition which is the Dallas Cowboys' Weekend Sports Show. She further went on to host Dallas guide show, Up All Night as well as co-presented the lifestyle show, The RC Project.
Also a beauty queen, Crawford has competed in Miss Texas Teen USA in 2003 and 2005, where she was the third runner-up. In 2007, she entered the Miss Missouri competition and won the competition the following year in 2008. Crawford represented Missouri in Miss USA, where she was placed sixth overall. Her father is Chris Crawford, who is a dermatologist and her mother, Dana Crawford, is a teacher. Her elder brother is the Gossip Girl star Chace Crawford. She is a Dallas Mavericks’ fan and attends their basketball games frequently. She herself loves to play basketball, run and cook.
What is Candice Crawford's height and age?
Candice Crawford was born 16 December 1986. She is 33 years old. She is 5 feet 8 inches in height.
Tony Romo's Wife Wife - Candice Crawford's Net Worth
Candice Crawford's net worth is estimated to be around $10 million which includes her previous job as a tv reporter and sports anchor, and her winnings from the various beauty pageants.
Tony Romo's Wife and Family
Tony Romo tied the knot with Candice Crawford on May 28, 2011. They had dated since the summer of 2009. The couple got engaged on December 16, 2010. They have three sons together: Hawkins Crawford Romo (born April 9, 2012), Rivers Romo (born March 18, 2014) and Jones McCoy Romo (born August 23, 2017).
Candice Crawford's Job
Candice is an actor, a former tv reporter and sports broadcast journalist. She is also a former beauty pageant queen, and currently appears as a fashion model for various brands. She has appeared and hosted various tv programs. She was a common face at Dallas Cowboys’ many coverages. She was also the title holder of the 2008 Miss Missouri USA title.
Candice Crawford and Tony Romo's Wedding
Candice Crawford and Tony Romo married in 2011 at Arlington Hall, a historic building in Dallas' Oak Lawn neighborhood. They had a Cowboys-themed wedding reception. The wedding was organized by Dallas events planner Todd Fiscus, who also did Eli Manning's wedding in 2008. The entire Cowboys roster was invited to attend the wedding and reception, along with their high profile owner Jerry Jones. Approximately 600 guests were invited. Crawford wore a glorious St. Pucchi off-white gown that featured a textured bodice. It beautifully showcased hand-crafted dimensional cutwork embroidery in a floral pattern accented with delicate ostrich feathers, rhinestone jewels and crystal beading. Her ring was a "platinum diamond ring with an 8 carat, radiant cut, fancy yellow diamond with one carat of round diamonds around the center stone”, according to sources.
Candice Crawford and Tony Romo's Kids
Tony and Candice have been happily together for 10 years now. They also share three kids: Hawkins Crawford Romo (born April 9, 2012), Rivers Romo (born March 18, 2014) and Jones McCoy Romo (born August 23, 2017).
How did Tony Romo meet Candice Crawford?
Tony and Candice met when she was working in the Dallas Fort Worth area as a sports broadcaster. He asked her out to dinner and a movie. Candice was living with her parents then, and was a bit nervous about their date as the family were ardent supporters of the Cowboys. She told in an interview previously, Tony was to pick Candice up at her house, which originally caught her off guard, and she was worried her parents would embarrass her in front of him being fans of the Cowboys. The two began officially dating in 2009 and the following year the athlete asked her to marry him.