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.
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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.