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Tweet Break: Reactions, Remembrance for Cowboys Legend Tony Romo in Retirement

Its been a while. The last time I authored a new edition of here at Inside was on January 1st, for – you guessed it – Tony Romo's last game and touchdown pass as a member of the Dallas Cowboys. Today, we're back with more on the Cowboys legend, as this morning's announcement from unsurprisingly drew quite the reaction from Twitter.

It might not be possible to sum up Tony Romo's career in 140 characters, or even with some of the great pictures and videos circling the Twitterverse, but this collection of such tweets might come close.

A Personal Note on Tony Romo's Retirement

This isn't the place for me to give you a lengthy monologue on what Tony Romo has meant to me, but I did of course take to Twitter to add to today's main event, briefly summarizing the only Cowboys' QB I've ever know's retirement from football.

National Recognition for Tony Romo

On an even cooler note, Tony Romo has received plenty of love on a national scale for an incredible career that has come to a close all with one team. The same type of love that has poured into Romo for a decade is being displayed by the NFL themselves on Twitter in recognition…

…along with other members of their network.

The Peace of Mind That Tony Romo Provided

Change is a weird thing, particularly at the QB position in the NFL. However, a change of quarterbacks for the Cowboys in 2016 resulted in their first 13-win season since 2007.

Prior to this transition to though, Tony Romo put a strong end to changes at QB for Dallas that were for the worse. For many, including myself, Romo was the only QB that 's fans knew – we wouldn't have wanted it any other way.

Tony Romo's Brilliance By The Numbers

Jordan Ross is the king of Tony Romo stats on the Twitter streets, and so naturally he put together this definitive list of numbers that summarize his greatness with the Cowboys.

When paired with this incredible stat from our very own , Tony Romo's career – one that transcends numbers so far – is brilliantly put together with some key stats.

More Fan Reactions on Tony Romo

Fully enjoying the Tony Romo era in Dallas was special. While not enough people took the time to do so (for whatever horrific reason), an audible and tight-knit group of certainly did. These fans banded together out of a mutual respect for a legendary player.

Tony Romo Retirement: What is Next for the QB?

Tony Romo Set To Join CBS As No. 1 Color Analyst

Tony Romo will retire into broadcasting and join on their coverage of the NFL, along with possibly March Madness and The Masters. This was apparently a partnership with Jim Nantz that Romo will make that has been discussed for a long time, and now in completion Tony can join this list of former Cowboys QBs to enter the broadcasting booth in retirement – with of course still at FOX.

Cowboys Nation will always appreciate you, Tony Romo.

Sean Martin
Sean Martin
Born January 28th, 1996- Cowboys Super Bowl XXX. Point Boro Panther, Montclair State Red Hawk, and most importantly a proud member of Cowboys Nation! I host "Upon Further Review" on 90.3 WMSC FM and every Friday from 1-4 PM ET. Twitter: @SeanMartinNFL.

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