<![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 Sat, 23 May 2015 05:52:14 -0500 Sat, 23 May 2015 05:52:14 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Rodrguez Rebounds With Another Great Outing]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 14:18:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/472875422.jpg
Wandy Rodriguez has been a pleasant surprise for the Rangers' staff this year, and after one rough outing, he bounced back with a gem on Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Moreland On a Tear at the Plate]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 15:54:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/206*120/GettyImages-474306794.jpg
Mitch Moreland is picking up where he left off before his elbow surgery earlier this year.

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<![CDATA[Tolleson Forcing His Way Into Closer Role]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 13:14:52 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/473793796.jpg
Shawn Tolleson is making his case to take the closer's job in Jeff Banister's role-less bullpen.

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<![CDATA[Looking Back: Rangers at the Quarter-Pole]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 12:39:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/473214004.jpg
The Rangers have now completed one quarter of their 2015 schedule, so let's look at how that went on an individual basis.

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<![CDATA[With New Deal, Scandrick Hopes to be a Cowboy For Life]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 12:10:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/456306356.jpg
With a newly reworked deal in place that'll keep him in Dallas through 2019, Orlando Scandrick hopes he'll remain with the Cowboys for the rest of his career.

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<![CDATA[Rangers Shifting Pimentel Out of Bullpen]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 12:06:10 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/469628258.jpg
Stolmy Pimentel couldn't cut it as a Rangers reliever, but he's cleared waivers and will now be shifted to the rotation in the minors.

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<![CDATA[Ex-Cowboy Michael Sam Signs with CFL's Montreal Alouettes]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 11:57:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GERRY_MCCARTHY__1409761483_39578161-620x503.jpg
Former Cowboys practice squadder Michael Sam is headed to Canada, to play for the Montreal Alouettes of the CFL.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Should Take a Shot on Ray Rice ]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 11:57:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/187572616.jpg
Since character flaws are obviously not an issue, why not pursue the best available running back?

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<![CDATA[Williams Wants to Inspire Witten-esque Level of Trust in Romo]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 11:29:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/461027914.jpg
Terrance Williams is off to a nice start with the Cowboys, but he wants his rapport with Tony Romo to grow even stronger.

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<![CDATA[Saban Recalls Being Impressed by Jason Garrett in 2005]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 11:05:46 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457508598.jpg
Nick Saban and Jason Garrett are now good friends, but back in 2005, Saban was the head coach of the Miami Dolphins and Garrett was a coaching rookie embarking on his first NFL job.

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<![CDATA[Hamilton Enjoyed His Time Watching Gallo]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 11:05:11 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/471371292.jpg
Josh Hamilton hopes his time in Double-A is over, but he enjoyed watching the Rangers' top prospect.

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<![CDATA[On Deck: Yankees]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 10:52:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/rangers-at-yankees.jpg
Coming off a series win in Fenway, the Rangers head to The Bronx.

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<![CDATA[Orlando Scandrick Gets His New Deal]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 10:31:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/orlando-scandrick12.5.11.jpg
Orlando Scandrick has agreed to a new deal with the Cowboys that will add one year and $9.5 million to his existing contract.]]>
<![CDATA[So Far, So Good for Klein]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 13:51:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/474146840.jpg
The Rangers turned another reliever into a starter, and at least for one day, it seemed to be a good move.

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<![CDATA[Banister: Relievers Embracing New Setup]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 13:34:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/470584790.jpg
The Rangers' bullpen is now without specified roles, and manager Jeff Banister said his guys are adjusting well.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Sign 2nd Round Pick Randy Gregory]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 13:12:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/randy-gregory-charles-haley.jpg
The Dallas Cowboys have signed second round pick, defensive end Randy Gregory, to his rookie deal.]]>
<![CDATA[Tolleson Thrown Into Fire, Comes Out Unscathed]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 13:09:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/2014-rangers-shawn-tolleson.jpg
Shawn Tolleson got the call on Wednesday night in a one-run save situation and had to face the heart of one of the game's most feared lineups to get it.

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<![CDATA[Williams Admits He Was Glad Cowboys Didn't Draft Any RBs]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 12:59:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/4537124122.jpg
Ryan Williams, still trying to comeback from a pair of career-slowing injuries, admits he was initially happy that the Cowboys didn't draft a running back.

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<![CDATA[DeShields Has Standout All-Around Game]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 12:48:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/472183052.jpg
Delino DeShields wasn't a star at the plate on Wednesday, but he more than made up for it in the field.

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<![CDATA[Extra Point Changes Won't Alter Dan Bailey's Approach]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 12:35:12 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457134542.jpg
The newly added distance won't change the way Cowboys kicker Dan Bailey approaches extra point attempts at all.

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<![CDATA[LBs Coach Thinks Weak Side Suits Sean Lee]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 12:19:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/sean-lee9-19-12.jpg
Cowboys linebackers coach Matt Eberflus believes the weakside linebacker position will fit Sean Lee like a glove.]]>
<![CDATA[Hamilton Homers in Frisco Finale]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 12:14:17 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Hamilton+Round+Rock.jpg
Josh Hamilton played what should be his last game with Double-A Frisco on Wednesday and hit the first home run of his ramp-up to joining the Rangers.]]>
<![CDATA[Report: Felix Jones Among Group Working Out for Cowboys]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 12:05:37 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/felix-jones-return.jpg
Former Cowboys first round pick Felix Jones is among a group of players working out for the team today at Valley Ranch.

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<![CDATA[A Look Around the West]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 11:34:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/471569118.jpg
The West is still muddled, but the Rangers are falling a bit.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Kick the Tires on Ben Tate]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 11:06:12 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/459076090.jpg
A week ago the owner predicted a better running game without the NFL's leading rusher. Now they're giving tryouts to a pedestrian journeyman. Who knows?

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<![CDATA[Top French Open Stars, and 1 Who Missed the List]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 12:28:27 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/thumb-458711872.jpg
The top tennis players in the world will face off in the 2015 French Open from May 19 to June 7. See the top five men and women's players going into Roland Garros, as well as one surprisingly absent name.

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<![CDATA[Rangers Bid Farewell to Peguero]]> Wed, 20 May 2015 14:19:46 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/197*120/472383514.jpg
The briefly promising slugger is now designated for assignment to make room for Phil Klein.

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<![CDATA[Klein Ready for Starting Debut]]> Wed, 20 May 2015 13:55:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/468771634.jpg
Phil Klein just became a starter a couple of weeks ago, and now he's making his big-league starting debut in Fenway Park.

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