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Romo's Team, One Them, Anyway, Will Win a Championship Monday

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    NEWSLETTERS

    The NCAA 2015 Men's Championship will be held Monday night, April 6.

    Your roots? Or your rooting?

    Or, if you’re still gullible and stubborn enough to believe in such a thing, the Tony Romo jinx?

    Interesting to see how they all play out in Monday night’s college basketball championship game between Wisconsin and Duke.

    The Cowboys’ quarterback was raised in Wisconsin, so surely the Badgers will lose. But Romo also recently accompanied head coach Jason Garrett and teammates to practice and a game at Duke, so obviously the Blue Devils have no chance.

    His jinx notwithstanding, Romo has to be conflicted.

    At last year’s Final Four at AT&T Stadium in Arlington he watching from a suite wearing a red Wisconsion sweat shirt. But we’ve all seen the photos and videos of him playing Duke players one-on-one and then watching a game from the famed student section of Cameron Crazies.

    In reality, Romo’s is a no-lose situation Monday night.

    But in the eyes of his haters, it’s all no-win.

    A native Texan who was born in Duncanville and graduated from UT-Arlington, Richie Whitt has been a mainstay in the Metroplex media since 1986. He’s held prominent roles on all media platforms including newspaper (Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Dallas Observer), radio (105.3 The Fan) and TV (co-host on TXA 21 and numerous guest appearances, including NBC 5). He currently lives in McKinney with his wife, Sybil, and two very spoiled dogs.