He's been linked with many vixens and has dated singers like Jessica Simpson and Carrie Underwood.
But those ladies never ended up with the quarterback.
And Nick always seemed to be carrying her around—they were so hot!
All of that translated into more opportunities outside the marriage, especially for Simpson, who launched her edible beauty line Jessica Simpson Desserts and started formulating what would eventually become her booming, billion-dollar fashion brand.
He had to pay too much attention off-the-field and he was not dedicating himself to the process of playing NFL quarterback.'Outspoken: Bayless, 64, left, said Thursday that Romo lost focus and stopped concentrating on his NFL career while dating Simpson.
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(On Simpson's birthday, Romo spent the night at Los Angeles hot spot My House.) "She canceled her party because of this," the source tells Us.
It was the blushing bride's father and then-manager, Joe Simpson, who brokered the deal for their show with MTV (and would continue along with Jess' mom, Tina, to be really involved in the couple's life), and Jessica readily admitted she thought it would be a good way to promote her new album, their fans wanted to know more about their sex life, not to mention watch it play out in PG-rated form in music videos; see inside their spacious Calabasas home, and Simpson's closet in particular; and watch them playfully bicker and make up."It's always something with Jessica." Simpson's rep had no comment.Simpson - who turned 29 July 10 - began dating Romo, 29, in November 2007 -- around the two-year anniversary of her split with Nick Lachey (who, incidentally, recently split with his girlfriend Vanessa Minnillo).Jessica Simpson almost ruined Tony Romo's NFL career -- but he saved himself when he dumped her and ended their "tumultuous relationship" back in 2009 ... The "Undisputed" host was discussing his own love, hate relationship with the Cowboys on FS1 Thursday morning -- when he went in on Jessica and their off-the-field drama nearly had NFL ramifications.Bayless -- who basically eats, sleeps and breathes Cowboys -- says Romo himself who has talked about how the relationship with the singer was bad for him. It always one thing after another off-the-field," Bayless said ...