Cowboys QB Tony Romo signs apparel endorsement deal
09/19/2008 6:22 PM
09/20/2009 10:55 PM
Quarterback Tony Romo recently signed a five-year, $10-million endorsement deal with Starter, which is the believed to be the biggest footwear and apparel contract in the history of the NFL, according to a source.
Romo’s previous deal with Reebok paid him $20,000 a year and expired June 30.
New Orleans Saints running back Reggie Bush had what was considered the largest previous deal with his five-year, $5 million contract with Adidas.
Romo will not be allowed to wear Starter footwear on the field because the company does not have a contract with the NFL. He will continue to wear white Reebok cleats with white shoe polish covering the logo.
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