Tony Romo’s departure from the Dallas Cowboys finally became official today. The team released a statement, and CBS formally introduced him as its new lead NFL game analyst alongside Jim Nantz.
Romo took the reins as quarterback of the Cowboys in 2006 and was replaced by rookie Dak Prescott prior to the start of the 2016 season. Through the ups and downs, Romo had a good tenure in Dallas, which ended by helping Prescott grow.
Jusuf Nurkic caught headlines for helping Portland turn things around, and deservedly so — the center traded to the Blazers at the deadline provided a huge impact. But Lillard is the heart on this team. Since the All-Star break, Lillard is averaging a blistering 28.4 points on 46-percent shooting from the field and nearly 40 percent on threes along with six assists — all improvements over his pre-All-Star break numbers.
Lillard dropped his 59 points in the same ways we’re used to — pull-up threes with defenders in his face, layups thrown up over defenders that just flies over their outstretched hands. He’s one of 11 players with 50 point games this season, a new NBA record, but the important thing is how Lillard is Cheap Flag Football Jerseys doing this right when Portland needed it from him.
Kevin Durant made his return from injury in the third-to-last Cheap Elite Nike NFL Jerseys regular season game for Golden State, recording 16 points, 10 rebounds and six assists in 30 minutes. His first bucket came on the game’s opening possession, when he drove baseline for a reverse dunk, although he only shot 6-of-15 for the game. Obviously, Durant’s return is huge for the Warriors, even though his absence hasn’t affected Golden State with 14 straight wins now.