Mac Engel: Dallas Cowboys’ upset win only guarantees more torture in the form of hope for fans

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Fort Worth Star-Telegram

ARLINGTON, Texas — Tony Romo’s pristine reputation as a broadcaster is his uncanny ability to predict plays, but he’s extended his talents as a forecaster to the actual games themselves. In the early moments of the Dallas Cowboys game against the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday in Arlington, the ex-Cowboys QB turned CBS NFL analyst said he thought his former team would win the game. It sounded a bit homer-ish. The Cowboys were 7.5-point underdogs, and started backup quarterback Cooper Rush. Maybe it’s time for Romo to take his talents not to South Beach, but Vegas. Possibly Shreveport. It’s close…

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