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    Tony Romo, Miles Austin Courtside at Mavs, Pistons Game
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    Former Dallas Cowboys players Miles Austin and Tony Romo laughing during the second half of play at American Airlines Center in Dallas on Wednesday, December 20, 2017. Dallas Mavericks defeated the Detroit Pistons 110-93.

    Former Dallas Cowboys players Miles Austin and Tony Romo were spotted courtside during the Mavs-Pistons game Wednesday night.

    While playing for the Cowboys from 2006 until 2013, Austin was a favorite target for Romo. After leaving Dallas, Austin played for one season in Cleveland and another with the Eagles before retiring after the 2015 season.

    Romo, of course retired earlier this year and is wrapping up his first year as a broadcaster for CBS Sports. He was recently honored by SI as the Media Person of the Year.

    The former quarterback is a big basketball fan and was honored by the Mavs during their final regular season game earlier this year where Romo got to have some fun during the shootaround.

    Wednesday night, the Dallas Mavericks soundly defeated the Detroit Pistons 110-93 behind Harrison Barnes' 25 points and rookie Dennis Smith Jr's 15 points.

    See more photos of the game from our partners at The Dallas Morning News.

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