The power of negative thinking

Blame Tony Romo all you want. He's doing the same -- until he wins a ring.

Updated: November 15, 2013, 2:42 PM ET
By Robert Sanchez | ESPN The Magazine

TONY ROMO HEARS you. He knows you think he's a stat-packing fraud. He knows you call him the ultimate small-game quarterback, the last guy who should have the ball with a minute on the clock and the game on the line. He knows you think he's a choker, a loser -- that you say championships trump statistics, that you want rings over passer ratings. He's heard it from the reporters and the talking heads in the locker room after practices, from fans at games. He knows what comes up when ...

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