<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Dallas-Fort Worth Sports News, Analysis, and Scores for the Giants, Jets. Patriots, Huskies, Knicks and More]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/sports http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.com en-us Wed, 25 Nov 2015 18:15:42 -0600 Wed, 25 Nov 2015 18:15:42 -0600 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Top Sports Photos 2015]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 17:04:29 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/curry-GettyImages-498644464-%281%29.jpg
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<![CDATA[UTA Men’s Team Turning Heads in College Basketball]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 16:58:26 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/UTA+Coach.jpg
Once? Maybe a fluke. Twice? That’s no joke. The UT-Arlington Mavericks shocked the college basketball world with two impressive road wins. The Mavs went to Columbus and beat Ohio State on Friday.

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<![CDATA[Power Rankings: NFC East]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 17:15:19 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/beckham8.jpg
The Cowboys won, and it changed some things.

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<![CDATA[Mavs Get Dose of Reality Against West's Best]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 13:28:46 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/494896912.jpg
The six-game winning streak has been drowned in two losses to the Thunder and Grizzlies.

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<![CDATA[Former Rangers' Hitting Coach Magadan Off To Arizona]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 13:20:56 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/2014-rangers-dave-magadan.jpg
At times last year the Rangers' offense might have clicked, but Dave Magadan and manager Jeff Banister never did.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys' Top 10 Thanksgiving Games]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 12:46:38 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/219*120/Dallas-Cowboys-Cheerleaders1.jpg
A year from now I predict the Cowboys' upset of the Panthers will crack this annual list.

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<![CDATA[Rob Ryan Explains How Romo Makes Life Hard for Opposing Defenses]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 12:37:51 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cowboys-dolphins-romo11.22.jpg
Former Cowboys and Saints defensive coordinator Rob Ryan recently explained how Tony Romo's mental mastery of the game makes life exceedingly difficult for opposing defenses.]]>
<![CDATA[Cam Newton Says Hardy Was a "Great Teammate"]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 12:19:45 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cam-newton-460148244-getty.jpg
Panthers quarterback Cam Newton played four seasons in Carolina with Greg Hardy, and says the former Pro Bowler was a great teammate.

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<![CDATA[Brandon Carr Looking to End Long Interception Drought]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 11:57:08 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/brandon-carr-2015-preseason.jpg
Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr last brought down an interception on Thanksgiving Day of 2013.]]>
<![CDATA[Staubach Likes Cowboys' Chances with Romo Back at the Helm]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 11:41:09 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Roger_Staubach_Speaks_5p_012315_1200x675_388469827530.jpg
The chances are still slim, but Roger Staubach thinks the Cowboys at least have a chance with Tony Romo back.]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys Could Return to London Next Year]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 11:24:57 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/458696574.jpg
The Dallas Cowboys could return to London for a game in 2016.

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<![CDATA[Former Cowboys RB Randle Arrested After Casino Incident]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 14:56:29 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/randle-mugshot-inset-casino.jpg
Former Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle has once again found himself behind bars.

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<![CDATA[Durant's New Sneaker Is Taboo to Some in Prince George's]]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 21:09:24 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/KD8+PG+County.jpg
With his latest Nike sneaker, Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant attempted to pay homage to the Maryland county where his journey to NBA all-star and MVP began, but some find it offensive. The $180...

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<![CDATA[Warriors Beat Lakers, Set Record]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 00:44:18 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/178*120/Lakers-lose-to-Warriors-record-nba.jpg
The Golden State Warriors made history against the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night. The Warriors went to 16-0 with the 111- 77 win is an old-fashioned game of blowout basketball, which marked the best...

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<![CDATA[2015 Rangers Positional Review: Setup Man]]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 14:19:36 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-492021774.jpg
The Rangers' bullpen was transformed at the trade deadline, thanks in large part to Sam Dyson.

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<![CDATA[On Deck: Carolina Panthers]]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 14:59:58 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/498314628.jpg
The Cowboys are feeling good again, and four days after snapping a long skid they get an undefeated Panthers team.

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<![CDATA[You Betcha Week 12: Romo Upsets Cam]]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 14:02:27 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-490323452.jpg
Call me crazy, but something tells me a 3-7 team is about to upset a 10-0 team.

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<![CDATA[Jerry Suggests Mo Claiborne Probably Out for Thanksgiving]]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 12:31:00 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mo-claiborne10.2.15.jpg
Jerry Jones suggested this week that cornerback Mo Claiborne probably won't return on Thanksgiving Day.]]>
<![CDATA[Anonymous Eagles Player Questions DeMarco Murray's Effort]]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 12:21:59 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/demarco-murray-barry-church.jpg
One of DeMarco Murray's Eagles teammates went to the press to anonymously question last year's Offensive Player of the Year's effort.]]>
<![CDATA[Byron Jones Making No Excuses After Rough Day at Corner]]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 13:09:26 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-488136180.jpg
Cowboys rookie Byron Jones isn't satisfied with his play at corner, where he's been ever since Mo Claiborne was hurt in Tampa.

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<![CDATA["No Issues" For Romo After Miami: Garrett]]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 11:35:55 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/498321574.jpg
Jason Garrett says Tony Romo is feeling fine after participating in a walkthrough on Monday.

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<![CDATA[Rivera: "Disrespectful" That Panthers are Listed as Underdogs Against Dallas]]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 11:25:22 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/460874526.jpg
Ron Rivera thinks it's just a little disrespectful that his 10-0 Panthers are one-point underdogs going into Thursday's matchup with the 3-7 Cowboys.

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<![CDATA[Deron's Dunk Shows Mavs He's Not Done]]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 10:39:12 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/495550652.jpg
The veteran point guard has been better than some of us expected. Way better.

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<![CDATA[Too Soon? Elvis Already Moving Past Game 5 Errors ]]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 10:32:50 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-4926837201.jpg
Some of us will carry painful images of the Rangers' shortstop dropping the ball into the Winter. But apparently he won't.

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<![CDATA[TCU Baseball Player Arrested Over the Weekend]]> Mon, 23 Nov 2015 18:47:04 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Guillory-Preston.jpg
A Texas Christian University baseball player was arrested over the weekend, police say.

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<![CDATA[Spence is Ready For His 1st Boxing Match in Dallas]]> Mon, 23 Nov 2015 17:08:05 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Errol+Spence.jpg
Dallas native, Errol Spence, Jr., is one of the top boxing prospects in the country. This weekend, he'll box his first match in Dallas.

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<![CDATA[2015 Rangers Positional Review: Closer]]> Mon, 23 Nov 2015 15:00:09 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-492325388.jpg
Shawn Tolleson was the best closer in baseball from the time he unseated Neftali Feliz in the role.

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<![CDATA[Turbin Impresses in Cowboys Debut]]> Mon, 23 Nov 2015 12:45:36 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/robert-turbin-cowboydebut.jpg
Running back Robert Turbin went from being signed to contributing key yards for the Cowboys in a span of four days.]]>
<![CDATA[McFadden Shows to be Every Bit the Closer]]> Mon, 23 Nov 2015 12:45:15 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/217*120/GettyImages-498292896.jpg
Darren McFadden ran like a man possessed on Sunday, and it might've been one of his better games ever in the NFL.

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<![CDATA[Were Corey White, Christine Michael Cut For Not Wearing Suits?]]> Mon, 23 Nov 2015 15:03:50 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-485931710.jpg
According to a report, CB Corey White and RB Christine Michael didn't wear suits on the team flight to Tampa, and that played a role in their release last Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[McClain Shows Up After Rough Season]]> Mon, 23 Nov 2015 12:18:59 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-498314510.jpg
Rolando McClain made his presence felt on Sunday, and it wasn't in a bad way!]]>
<![CDATA[Goodell Says NFL Might Need to Re-Revisit Catch Rule]]> Mon, 23 Nov 2015 12:06:36 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/461347692.jpg
Roger Goodell acknowledged recently that the NFL might need to double back and revisit the catch rules for the second time in as many offseasons.

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