More on Tony Romo’s Deep Passing in 2012
I’ve written about five articles this year on why the Cowboys should throw deep more frequently. This one is the culmination of those:
I’ve tracked all of Romo’s throws from the past three years by location and distance. The peak is on throws of 20-plus yards to the right side of the field. Although those throws represent just 4.0 percent of his passes, Romo has amazingly racked up 17.1 percent of his touchdowns in this area.
Overall, Romo’s passer rating on deep passes is 114.3 since 2009—superior than the 103.6 rating on intermediate throws and the 97.0 rating on short throws.
Read the article at Dallas Morning News.