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Broncos president doesn’t know what team will do about Tony Romo

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With Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo headed for the open market on Thursday, only two teams have been linked to him in a serious way. The president of one of those teams was asked about Romo on Wednesday night.

And while it’s always risky to say anything more about a player currently under contract with another team than “I can’t talk about a player under contract with another team,” Joe Ellis didn’t really say much of anything when asked about whether the Broncos will pursue quarterback Tony Romo.

I’ll leave that to [G.M.] John [Elway],’’ Ellis told Mike Klis of “I don’t know what John’s plans are specifically. I make a point of not asking him because then I would know and I’d have to tell you right now. . . . It will be interesting to see what we do. I’m sure John has a plan and he’s ready to execute it.”

This implies that the plan will consist of pursuing Romo. Indeed, if Elway had no interest in Romo, there would be no plan to execute.

Neither the Broncos nor the Texans nor anyone else can do anything until Romo officially is released. Once he is, any and all plans and non-plans can be executed.

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7 Responses to “Broncos president doesn’t know what team will do about Tony Romo”
  1. daysend564 says: Mar 9, 2017 12:26 AM

    We know what the Cowboys will do about Romo.

    Nothing, absolutely nothing. Well, other than eat a ton of cap space, get nothing in return, and spending another $5M on the likes of McCown as backup. Since he’s being cut, his leaving the team won’t even get them a compensatory pick.

  2. secretomen00 says: Mar 9, 2017 12:30 AM

    two playoff wins in TEN years as a starter. TWO.

    romo averages ONE playoff victory every FIVE years. let that sink in.

  3. nigelduara says: Mar 9, 2017 12:43 AM

    He could also be saying that Elway has a plan, he doesn’t know that plan and therefore doesn’t know whether Romo is or isn’t in that plan. Then what does it imply?

  4. brendafortheboyz says: Mar 9, 2017 1:23 AM

    Go get ’em Tony!!!!!!!!! You did NOT deserve the treatment you received. I will be cheering you on, wherever you land 🙂

  5. broncosgreatestfan says: Mar 9, 2017 1:29 AM

    Tony will be a Bronco by the end of the weekend. Patriot fans scared again and I love it.

  6. paganmonkey says: Mar 9, 2017 1:39 AM

    He’s about to be a Bronco, period. What did Elway give up?

  7. sparxx2157 says: Mar 9, 2017 5:48 AM

    Here is how it will go down…Romo will go to Denver..then Denver will trade Simeon to the Jets for a 5th round pick in this years draft..and Hou will be stuck with brock…

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