Of all the things Jessica Simpson is thankful for, it appears a new boyfriend is at the top of the list.

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Somehow the blame got pinned on her when Romo had a poor football performance and the phrase “Jessica jinx” was born.

is an American singer, songwriter, actress, reality television personality and fashion designer who made her debut in 1998.

Since that time, Simpson has made many recordings, starred in several television shows, movies and commercials, launched a line of hair and beauty products, and designed fragrances, shoes and handbags for women.

She has devoted time to philanthropic efforts including Operation Smile and a USO-hosted tour for troops stationed overseas.

Simpson is just the latest starlet who has been romantically linked to the football star.

Following his break-up from country cutie Carrie Underwood, Romo has reportedly been seen getting cozy with the likes of Britney Spears, Brit’s pal Alli Sims and “One Tree Hill” siren Sophia Bush.

Coincidentally, before dating Underwood earlier this year, back in November 2006, Jessica was the first celebrity Tony was linked to when he first burst onto the NFL scene.

November 2007 - July 2009Jessica took a lot of heat for dating Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo.

She started The Jessica Simpson Collection in 2006.

Subsequently, her debut album Sweet Kisses went on to be certified double Platinum in the United States and sold over four million copies worldwide.

Her 2001 single "Irresistible" became her second Top 20 hit, while the album of the same name became her first to enter the Top 10 of the Billboard 200, and went on to receive a Gold certification from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).