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Dirk Nowitzki defends Tony Romo

Updated: October 4, 2011, 1:47 PM ET
By Tim MacMahon | ESPNDallas.com

On the day the locked-out NBA was supposed to start training camp, Dirk Nowitzki decided to take on a difficult defensive assignment.

Nowitzki defended beleaguered Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo, who is being ripped after his three-interception performance keyed the biggest blown lead in franchise history during Sunday's 34-30 loss to the Detroit Lions.

"Dear tony romo. Don't worry abt all the critics," Nowitzki wrote on his Twitter account. "I heard that same garbage ...

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