American football quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys of the NFL, Tony Romo’s wife is the hottie Candice Crawford.
About Tony Romo
Tony played college football for Eastern Illinois University. He won the Walter Payton Award in 2002 at Eastern Illinois. He also led the Panthers football team to an Ohio Valley Conference championship in 2001.
In past Tony’s name has also been linked with the famous American singer and actress Jessica Simpson. They started dating in November 2007. After nearly three years of dating, on July 13, 2009, People reported that Tony Romo and Jessica Simpson had broken up on July 9, 2009.
Knowing Candice Crawford
Candice’s full name is Candice Loren Crawford. She grew up in Dallas, Texas. Her father is a dermatologist and mother is a teacher. Candice also has an older brother Chace Crawford, who is an actor.
She began competing in beauty pageants when she was a teenager, competing in the Miss Texas Teen USA pageants in 2003 and 2005 respectively. It was said that she wasn’t on good terms with his brother but during her pageant, Chace support was totally vocal. When it was announced that his younger sister made it to the Top 10, Crawford threw his arms in the air, stood up and shouted in celebration!
She moved to Columbia after completing graduation in 2005. There she pursued a career in Journalism. She studied at the University of Missouri in Columbia for 4 years before graduating in May 2009.
Crawford worked for KOMU-TV as a reporter and sports anchor during her time at Mizzou. Later, she spent two summers interning with the Dallas Cowboys. She also worked as an on-air reporter for the CBS segment about the Cowboys called “The Blitz”.
Candice travels each week to a featured high school game and explore the teams for The 33TV. Her hobbies include running, playing basketball, cooking and hanging out with friends and family.
Candice and Tony began dating in 2009. Yes this happened after Tony broke up with Simpson. After dating for two years, Romo proposed to Candice in 2011.
The two took their wedding vows during the NFL lockout in 2011. The wedding ceremony was attended by the likes of Cowboys icons such as Troy Aikman and Roger Staubach and owner Jerry Jones.
Candice received an 8-carat yellow diamond ring from Romo. How beautiful! Her bridesmaids wore Badgley Mischka dresses. As most of the ceremony was attended by NFL stars, their wedding planner got a lot of “man food” such as short ribbs and pizza. Must have been an amazing ceremony!
Fiscus said , “We did lots of man food. I have a lot of football players to feed.”
The couple started their family planning pretty soon after the wedding and Candice got pregnant five months after the marriage. Their first child, Hawkins Crawford Romo was born on April 9, 2012. Hawkins’ younger brother, Rivers, was born on March 18, 2014.
The happy family is now their living their life to the fullest.
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