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|Romo, Austin Lead Cowboys Past Raiders
|ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Miles Austin couldn't stop smiling, soaking up the cheers as he stared at himself on the giant video screens over the field. Then Tony Romo really soaked him, splashing a cup of water in his face.
All part of the fun for the Dallas Cowboys in their Thanksgiving rout of the Oakland Raiders.
Romo snapped the Cowboys from their offensive slumber by leading them to a season-high 494 yards, with Austin delivering 145 yards and a touchdown, sending the Cowboys to a 24-7 victory over the Raiders Thursday.
By winning for the sixth time in seven games, Dallas (8-3) is guaranteed of going into the final month of the season atop the NFC East.
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