Tony Romo makes return to professional golf this week at Veritex Bank Championship in Arlington
The CBS analyst and former Cowboys QB will be one of 156 players competing in this week’s Korn Ferry Tour stop -- the Veritex Bank Championship event at Texas Rangers Golf Club in Arlington. The venue is just a couple miles north of AT&T Stadium.
Romo has played in four PGA Tour events in his career, all coming after his retirement from the NFL. He has missed the cut in all four events, with the 2019 AT&T Byron Nelson being his only local appearance.
Romo made his Korn Ferry debut last July when he played in the Price Cutter Charity Championship. He ended up withdrawing from that tournament with a wrist injury.
“I am very excited about the opportunity to play at the Veritex Bank Championship against the future stars of the PGA Tour,” Romo said in a release last month. “I was really looking forward to competing in the event last year before it was canceled, and I have been working hard on my game over the last few months. I can’t wait to play in front of a home crowd at Texas Rangers Golf Club, and I hope to make a little noise during the championship.”....
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