SU Football recruit Zach Allen was Tony Romo's favorite quarterback in camp

Syracuse University Football has hauled in some talented recruits, according to And one of those committed players is earning high praise from some NFL stars.

Zach Allen, a quarterback from Temple, Texas is committed to the Orange, and chose SU over offers from Minnesota, New Mexico and North Texas to name a few. Allen was recently selected to be a part of Elite 11 event in July. Allen showed his stuff at the Dallas regional where, according to ESPN analyst and Super Bowl champion Trent Dilfer, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo called Allen his "favorite" quarterback at the combine.

Click the video player, a clip from ESPN, to see what Dilfer had to say about Allen, who is one of two quarterbacks committed to SU as part of the Class of 2013, the other is Austin Wilson.