<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Dallas-Fort Worth Sports News, Analysis, and Scores for the Giants, Jets. Patriots, Huskies, Knicks and More]]> Copyright 2014 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 Mon, 01 Sep 2014 04:12:51 -0500 Mon, 01 Sep 2014 04:12:51 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Baylor Fans "Sail Gate" Before First New Stadium Game]]> Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:42:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/090114+McLane+Stadium+Sail+Gate.jpg
NBC 5's David Watkins experiences the first Baylor University football game at the new McLane Stadium -- from the stands to the Brazos river.

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<![CDATA[49ers' Ray McDonald Arrested]]> Sun, 31 Aug 2014 21:44:49 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/221*120/MCDONALD_leaves_jail.jpg
The St. Louis Rams have cut Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team. The 7th-round draft pick has been outspoken and confident as his progress was watched as closely as any rookie in the...

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<![CDATA[Sideline Images: FSU Tops OSU in Arlington]]> Sun, 31 Aug 2014 10:45:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/454401128.jpg
The Cowboys started the season with a pretty good building block Saturday night, even if it wasn't a win over No. 1 Florida State.

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<![CDATA[$1 Million in Furniture Given Away With Aggies Win]]> Sat, 30 Aug 2014 11:20:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/yogi+berra+living+room.jpg
Kenny Hill broke Johnny Manziel's single-game passing record with 511 yards and No. 21 Texas A&M beat No. 9 South Carolina 52-28 on Thursday night, ending the Gamecocks' 18-game home win streak.

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<![CDATA[Home Runs Lift Rangers Over Astros 13-6]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 22:41:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/rangers082914.jpg
Michael Choice and Rougned Odor both hit three-run homers and the Texas Rangers cruised to a 13-6 win over the Houston Astros on Friday night.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Debut Partnership with Hublot]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 22:38:27 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys+watches+Hublot.jpg
Some Dallas Cowboys are taking a time out to model fancy timepieces at AT&T Stadium. Go behind the scenes with FD Magazine to see players and coaches like you've never seen them before.

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<![CDATA[Aledo, Cedar Park Help Open Baylor's McLane Stadium]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 22:32:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mclane-stadium-aerial-10.jpg
A pair of Texas high school football powerhouses helped open the new McLane Stadium at Baylor University. Aledo beat Cedar Park 21-7.

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<![CDATA[Big Game Friday Night 5 p.m. - Aug. 29, 2014]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 18:01:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/big+game+Pat.jpg
NBC 5's Pat Doney is live as Big Game Friday Night reports from Denton on the game between Allen High School and Denton Guyer at UNT's Apogee Stadium.

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<![CDATA[Big Game Friday Night 4 p.m. - Aug. 29, 2014]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:37:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/unt-stadium-081211.jpg
NBC 5's Pat Doney is live as Big Game Friday Night reports from Denton on the game between Allen High School and Denton Guyer at UNT's Apogee Stadium.

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<![CDATA[Beltre Discusses Batting Crown Race]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:16:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/489883375.jpg
Adrian Beltre has been one of the few bright spots for the Rangers this season, and he's chasing his first batting title.

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<![CDATA[New Longhorns License Plates]]> Sat, 30 Aug 2014 09:09:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ut-plates.jpg
Longhorns fans, there's a new way to flaunt your "hook 'em horns" loyalty.

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<![CDATA[49ers' Aldon Smith Out for 9 Games]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 20:24:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/aldon-smith-preason-2014.jpg
The NFL has suspended San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Aldon Smith for the first nine games of the 2014 season for violating the league's policies on substance abuse and personal...

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<![CDATA[Adduci Joins Injury Party, Again]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:01:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/215*120/rangers072914.jpg
At least it wasn't his finger this time around.

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<![CDATA[Cuts Could Upgrade Cowboys Defense]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:16:12 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/454307378.jpg
NFL teams must trim their rosters by 3 p.m. Aug. 30, and a few players who could strengthen the Cowboys defense will likely become available.

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<![CDATA[Tepesch's Struggles Continue]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:03:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/203*120/452046722.jpg
Nick Tepesch was looking to bounce back from a rough outing, but on Thursday night, it was more of the same.

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<![CDATA[Jerry Not Ready to Discuss Garrett's Contract]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:00:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/garrett-jones-camp-day0-03.jpg
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says he's not ready to discuss a new contract for lame duck head coach Jason Garrett.

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<![CDATA[Red Bull Air Race Arrives at TMS Sept. 6-7]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:59:06 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/red-bull-air-race.jpg
Fresh on the heels of the Flugtag, Red Bull is bringing planes to North Texas that can actually fly.

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<![CDATA[Brandon Carr Ready for Home Opener]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:52:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/158824205.jpg
Brandon Carr thinks he's ready to go after getting some work in in the preseason finale Thursday night.

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<![CDATA[Jerry Remains Optimistic About Dez Talks]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:41:24 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/453320170.jpg
Jerry Jones is confident the Cowboys will get a long-term deal done with Dez Bryant.

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<![CDATA[Hamilton Blames Suspension on Missed Test]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:32:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/durham-oob-4th.jpg
Cowboys safety Jakar Hamilton says he was suspended nt for a failed test, but a missed one.

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<![CDATA[Jerry: Adrian Peterson Said He Wants to be a Cowboy]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:21:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/186716672.jpg
According to Jerry Jones, Vikings running back and native Texan Adrian Peterson said he'd like to be a Cowboy this summer.

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<![CDATA[Preseason Among the Worst Ever?]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:55:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jerry-jones-camp-2014-day0-01.jpg
Winless and woeful, most of us are happy to see the preseason end.

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<![CDATA[Gallo Wins Carolina League MVP]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:53:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/452116162.jpg
Joey Gallo won the MVP for a league he hasn't been a part of in nearly two months.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Stars Reveal 2014-2015 Promotional Schedule]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:31:46 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dallas-stars-generic-01.jpg
The Dallas Stars reveal their 2014-2015 promotions schedule; and tickets go on sale for individual games on Sept. 8.

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<![CDATA[Holland So-So in Final Rehab Start]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:00:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/derek-holland-pitch.jpg
Derek Holland made his final rehab start before rosters expand on Monday, and it went just OK.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Lose to Broncos, Finish Preseason 0-4]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 05:06:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cowboys-broncos-8.28.jpg
The Cowboys lost their preseason finale on Thursday, 27-3, to the Broncos.]]>