<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Dallas-Fort Worth Sports News]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/sports http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.comen-usFri, 20 Jan 2017 04:06:16 -0600Fri, 20 Jan 2017 04:06:16 -0600NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[TCU Freshman Point Guard Jaylen Fisher Living up to the Hype]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:04:10 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Jaylen+Fisher+.jpg
Jaylen Fisher was the highest-rated basketball recruit in TCU history, and is already impressing in his freshman season.

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<![CDATA[Raiders File Papers to Move From Oakland to Las Vegas ]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 02:05:50 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/las-vegas-raiders.jpg
"Raider Nation," your team is gearing up to say goodbye.The Oakland Raiders on Thursday officially submitted paperwork to relocate to Nevada, according to Steve Sisolak, the Clark County Commission...

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<![CDATA[Scouting the NFL Draft: Tennessee EDGE Derek Barnett]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:10:09 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DerekBarnett.jpg
Tennessee edge defender Derek Barnett lacks elite athletic traits, but he could be an effective three-down defensive lineman for the Cowboys.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Fan Alters Super Bowl Tattoo]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:36:11 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sb51-tattoo_1200x675_858106947969.jpg
Cowboys fan Jordan Garnett, who famously portended a Cowboys Super Bowl LI win with a tattoo on his arm, isn't giving up on his team.]]>
<![CDATA[Newy Scruggs, Clarence Hill Discuss Cowboys' Future]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:09:09 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-630768608.jpg
The Fort Worth Star-Telegram's Clarence Hill joins NBC 5 Sports Director Newy Scruggs' show on NBC Sports Radio to discuss the future of the Dallas Cowboys.

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<![CDATA[Newy Scruggs on 'Pudge' Rodriguez in the Hall of Fame]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:01:16 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/newy+scruggs+rangers+logo.jpg
NBC 5 Sports Director Newy Scruggs discusses Rangers catcher Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez's election to the Baseball Hall of Fame.

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<![CDATA[FC Dallas Player Injured in Crash Motivated to Return]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2017 18:54:17 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Ryan+Hollingshead.jpg
Nearly two weeks ago, FC Dallas midfielder Ryan Hollingshead thought his playing career was over. Hollingshead's five month old son is motivating him to heal quickly.

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<![CDATA[Rodgers' Father Opens Up About Family's Rift With NFL Star]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2017 11:11:53 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-631769054.jpg
Aaron Rodgers’ rift with his family has been making headlines since his brother’s appearance on “The Bachelorette” last year, but little has been said about the unusual family dynamic from Rodgers’ father...

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<![CDATA[Scouting the NFL Draft: Stanford DL Solomon Thomas]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:28:08 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/SolomonThomas.jpg
Stanford defensive lineman Solomon Thomas out of Coppell can be the next in the line of undersized defensive linemen in the mold of Aaron Donald.

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<![CDATA[Rangers Sign Dillon Gee to Minor League Contract]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 21:27:58 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/172*120/Royals+Dillon+Gee.jpg
Pitcher Dillon Gee will now have a shot to play for the team he grew up watching after signing a minor league deal with the Rangers.

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<![CDATA[Jamaican Bobsled Team Crowdfunds for Coach]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2017 05:55:06 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Jamaican+Bobsled+Team.jpg
The climatologically challenged team is attempting to crowdfund a salary for a head coach for the next Olympic games in 2018 in PyeongChang, according to a GoFundMe page posted by the team's social media...

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<![CDATA[Beamer among 3 New Playoff Selection Committee Members]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 17:18:47 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/56328808.jpg
Former Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer, Ohio State athletic director Gene Smith and Robert Morris University President Chris Howard have been added to the College Football Playoff selection committee.

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<![CDATA[Josh Hamilton Signs Minor League Deal with Texas]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2017 04:07:03 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-492307716.jpg
The Rangers said Tuesday they have agreed to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training for Josh Hamilton.

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<![CDATA[Rangers' Diekman to Miss Half of 2017 Due to Ulcerative Colitis]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 17:13:51 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/519447474.jpg
Texas Rangers reliever Jake Diekman is expected to miss at least half the season after upcoming surgery to treat colitis, a digestive condition.

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<![CDATA[Hamilton Working to Play First Base with Rangers ]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:06:16 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-492324242.jpg
Former AL MVP Josh Hamilton is making a switch from outfield to first base in hopes of landing a roster spot with the Rangers.

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<![CDATA[Spurs' Duncan Gets Slam Duncan O's Breakfast Cereal]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 13:53:21 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Tim-Duncan-H-E-B-Os-16x9.jpg
Spurs superstar Tim Duncan has his own breakfast cereal.

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<![CDATA[5 Things to Know About End of Cowboys Season]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:49:52 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-630562810.jpg
Pat Doney gives us five things to know about the end of the Cowboys season.

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<![CDATA[Dak Prescott's Favorite Food? Just Ask His Great-Aunt]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 22:53:33 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Lucy+Dosher+dak+prescott+aunt.jpg
Dak Prescott's great-aunt talks about how proud she is of the man he's become – and reveals his love for olives.

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<![CDATA[Cole Beasley's Wife Gives Birth to 2nd Son Hours After Game]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 13:52:30 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/178*120/baby-beasley.jpg
Cowboys wide receiver Cole Beasley has a big reason celebrate despite his team's devastating loss to the Packers Sunday night.

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<![CDATA[Rangers Prospect Watch: High Ceiling For Taveras]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 13:40:21 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-167235676.jpg
The Rangers may have found another gem in the international pipeline in outfielder Leody Taveras.

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<![CDATA[Moving on From Romo Could Be Difficult for Cowboys: Report]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 09:36:40 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-631764232.jpg
Now that the 2016 season is over, the Dallas Cowboys will turn to the off-season where moving quarterback Tony Romo will likely be a priority.

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<![CDATA[Obama Honors Victorious Cubs: 'Took You Long Enough']]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:09:52 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-631831536.jpg
The Chicago Cubs arrived to the nation's capital Sunday night ahead of a planned Monday visit with President Barack Obama at the White House in the final days of his presidency.

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<![CDATA[Aaron Rodgers Owns JerryWorld]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 05:00:58 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-631776008.jpg
The Michael Jordan of the NFL ends the Cowboys season in a Divisional Round playoff game in Arlington Sunday.

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<![CDATA[SD Companies Won't Move Chargers]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:23:55 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/176*120/Dean+Spanos+vs+Jacksonville.JPG
So the Chargers said they are going to move to Los Angeles. Now they actually have to MOVE to Los Angeles. Anyone who has ever moved before understands what an undertaking this is.
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<![CDATA[Your Cowboys Fan Photos - Gallery VIII]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 18:28:09 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/de70b1de88d34faaaaded6612a13256f.JPG.jpg
Your Dallas Cowboys fan photos.

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<![CDATA[Your Cowboys Fan Photos - Gallery VII]]> Sun, 15 Jan 2017 22:20:57 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/389e7102d7654a12a27ac3a2a027c991.jpg
Your Dallas Cowboys fan photos.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys’ Kicker Bailey Played With Herniated Disc: Source]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 07:04:02 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-607561350.jpg
Dan Bailey will meet with Cowboys medical staff to discuss treatment options, including the possibility of surgery.

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<![CDATA[Inside High School Sports - Segment 3]]> Sat, 14 Jan 2017 20:29:21 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/IHSS+logo.jpg
Denton Guyer guard De'Vion Harmon and head coach Grant Long are in studio as Harmon receives his Last Week's MVP bobblehead.]]>
<![CDATA[Inside High School Sports - Segment 2]]> Sat, 14 Jan 2017 20:29:06 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/IHSS+logo.jpg
More highlights, plus this week's Inside Story features a former DeSoto basketball standout who is now the head coach at Nolan Catholic.]]>
<![CDATA[Inside High School Sports - Segment 4]]> Sat, 14 Jan 2017 20:28:50 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/IHSS+logo.jpg
A look at this week's version of the Plays of the Week.]]>
<![CDATA[Inside High School Sports - Segment 1]]> Sat, 14 Jan 2017 20:20:37 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/IHSS_011417_Seg_1_1200x675_855180355830.jpg
Highlights from this week's games, including a big 14-5A matchup between Little Elm and McKinney North.]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys-Packers Game Puts BBQ and Beer On The Line]]> Sat, 14 Jan 2017 14:54:00 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Abbott+Tweet+Bet.jpg
From state leaders to city firefighters, there are friendly wagers being placed on Sunday's NFC Divisional Playoff Game.]]>
<![CDATA[Minnesota Wild Apologize After 'Violent' Mascot Skit]]> Sat, 14 Jan 2017 15:18:09 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/nordy+birthday+mn+wild+skit.png
Hockey fans are used to seeing some pretty brutal fights on the ice, but it’s usually between the players – not the mascots.Not the case at Thursday night’s game between the Minnesota Wild and the Montreal...

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<![CDATA[Rangers Add Tyson Ross to the Pitching Staff]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 20:59:51 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Padres+Tyson+Ross.jpg
The Rangers wanted free agent pitcher Tyson Ross and got him. So now where does Ross fit in on the pitching staff?

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