Tony Romo's heritage always close by

Family values paramount as parents, grandparents near, dear to Cowboys quarterback

Updated: September 22, 2011, 12:50 PM ET
By Todd Archer | ESPNDallas.com

IRVING, Texas -- Ramiro and Joan Romo stood outside Candlestick Park in San Francisco last week waiting for their son, Tony, to make his way to the team bus.

The handshake and hug were light, considering their son had suffered a fractured a rib in the first quarter yet somehow returned to lead the Dallas Cowboys' stirring comeback victory over the 49ers in overtime.

"They understand it's a physical game and things like that happen, but you never want to see your child hurt," ...

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