The alum dated Romo, 29, in 2007, but by October of that year, she seemed to have had enough. I don't know if it's that I'm not quite his type or whatever, but I don't think he's at the point in his life where he would be willing to sacrifice football," she said at the time.
"He hated so much that people thought that he was paying more attention to me and that was causing him to not do well.'' See photos of Hollywood's ugliest splits Romo went on to date -- and dump -- Jessica Simpson, who did admit to penning a song, "Back in My Old Boots," about the athlete.
In fact, Simpson even brought the Dallas Cowboys QB home to meet the family for Thanksgiving, albeit a day late, the source added.
Because Romo’s team was taking on the New York Jets on Thanksgiving Day, Simpson’s family was reportedly more than happy to postpone their holiday feast until the following day, when Romo, Jessica and the rest of the Simpson clan got together at her grandparents’ home in Waco, Texas.
Hartford, the state capital of Connecticut, is getting its own Double-A baseball team next year and held a press conference to announce the 10 possible names.
Afterwards, Romo and Garrett sat courtside (and took selfies with fans) while the Blue Devils pounded Wake Forest, 94-51.Of all the things Jessica Simpson is thankful for, it appears a new boyfriend is at the top of the list.The blonde bombshell is dating NFL star Tony Romo, a source close to Simpson confirmed to Access Hollywood.Simpson is just the latest starlet who has been romantically linked to the football star.Following his break-up from country cutie Carrie Underwood, Romo has reportedly been seen getting cozy with the likes of Britney Spears, Brit’s pal Alli Sims and “One Tree Hill” siren Sophia Bush.
He's been linked with many vixens and has dated singers like Jessica Simpson and Carrie Underwood.