Jessica Simpson’s spilling all of the tea in her new memoir, including the years-long mystery as to why her relationship with Tony Romo came to an abrupt end in 2009! Hint: John Mayer played … Tony Romo is a former NFL player and sports analyst for CBS network. He is a former quarterback who had played 14 seasons since 2003 with the Dallas Cowboys.Besides that, he was named to the Pro Bowl four times and finally retired in 2016 due to back injury. Jessica Simpson and Tony Romo Split. By K.C. Baker. Originally posted Monday July 13, 2009 01:25 PM EDT. Tony Romo broke up with Jessica Simpson on Thursday, the night before her 29th birthday, a source close to the pop star tells PEOPLE. 'She is heartbroken,' says the source. 'She loves Tony. But it's been difficult lately. Jessica Romo's 3 research works with 21 citations and 24,330 reads, including: Baseline assessment of contaminants in marine biota prior to remediation of industrial effluent impacted sediments in ... Jessica Simpson, 29, flew solo to the annual White House Correspondents Dinner in Washington D.C. on May 1 — but the same can’t be said for her ex-BF Tony Romo! You probably know Tony Romo by the nice guy he plays on TV. 'HERE WE GO, JIM!' he stammers excitedly before every three-and-a-half yard fullback dive he predicted before the teams even broke the ... When Tony Romo was slinging the ball around the field in 2007, he was also one of the biggest “it” couples in the nation. From 2007 to 2009, Romo dated pop star Jessica Simpson. For celebrity gossip, this was a dream match but the relationship ended in July 2009 when Romo dumped Simpson. Jessica Simpson's Family Blames 'Weight Gain' On Stylist, Plus Did Tony Romo Really Cheat? Jessica Simpson hit headlines last week when pics emerged showing the starlet looking a little larger ... On 28 May 2011, Romo married Candice Crawford, the 2008 Miss Missouri USA, a former journalist for Dallas television station KDAF, and the sister of actor Chace Crawford. Their first son Hawkins Crawford Romo was born at 5:30pm on 9 April 2012 in Dallas, and their second, Rivers Romo, was born on 18 March 2014. Jessica Simpson, 27, met beau Tony Romo’s parents on June 27, when all of them had dinner at an Olive Garden in Janesville, Wisc. Romo, 28, who grew up in nearby Burlington, was home to play in a golf tournament. But making a reservation at the Olive Garden surprised even the restaurant’s general manager.