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Around the NFL: Romo concedes Prescott has earned Cowboys’ starting QB job

Around the NFL: Romo concedes Prescott has earned Cowboys’ starting QB job

Tony Romo stopped a reporter in the middle of what appeared to be the first question in his first meeting with the media since August. The Dallas quarterback brought a statement, and he wasn’t going to answer any questions Tuesday. 

The 36-year-old coming off his fourth back injury in less than four years conceded the starting job to Dak Prescott, who has led the Cowboys (8-1) to a franchise season record-tying eight straight wins and the best record in the NFL. 

And a somber Romo didn’t hide his disappointment while reading the five-minute statement. 

“He’s earned the right to be our quarterback,” Romo said of the 23-year-old...

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