Dec 16, 2013, 10:55 AM EDT
Tony Romo and the Cowboys put together a spectacular display of fourth quarter ineptitude on Sunday afternoon. For whatever unknown reason, the Cowboys opted to throw the ball over and over instead of hand it off to help the clock tickaway as they had a pretty damn comfortable lead.
Romo gave us all an early Christmas present by tossing two fourth quarter interceptions that allowed the Green Bay Packers to come back and win a wild game they probably had no business still being in.
The Cowboys loss kept the Eagles atop the NFC East standings.
But more importantly it opened up the floodgates of Tony Romo criticism / jokes.
Even other professional sports teams were getting in on the action like the Atlanta Hawks who tweeted the following from their official Twitter page:
If Tony Romo needs advice in late-game situations, we know a guy he can call… pic.twitter.com/VrfP2NovAm
— Atlanta Hawks (@ATLHawks) December 16, 2013
If you’re not familiar, Al Horford hit a buzzer beater in overtime to help beat the Washington Wizards over the weekend. Pretty clutch shot. Not sure of his quaterbacking skils though.
Tony Romo in the fourth quarter has quickly become a favorite holiday tradition in Philadelphia and beyond.
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