<![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 Mon, 31 Aug 2015 17:27:37 -0500 Mon, 31 Aug 2015 17:27:37 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[New Film Chronicles Legendary NTX Football Team]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 23:18:27 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Carter_high_football_movie.png
One of the most infamous teams in Texas history is coming to the big screen.]]>
<![CDATA[Mavs To Be Tested Early in Preseason ]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:41:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/204*120/470587310.jpg
A game against the Rockets and a visit from Tyson Chandler highlight the exhibition schedule.

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<![CDATA['Vintage McFadden' Has Jerry Jones Excited]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:43:17 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/darren-mcfadden-49ers.jpg
Jerry Jones believes he saw a flash of vintage Darren McFadden on Saturday night, and that has the owner and general manager feeling good about the backfield going into the final week of the preseason.]]>
<![CDATA[Sideline Images: Cowboys vs. Vikings]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:44:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-485763186.jpg
Tony Romo threw two touchdown passes even as Dez Bryant again sat out for the Dallas Cowboys, who lost 28-14 to the Minnesota Vikings on Saturday night.

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<![CDATA[Sox Fan Buries World Series Champions Hat at Wrigley]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:29:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/wrigley+field+view.jpg
One White Sox fan may have jinxed — or perhaps reverse jinxed — the Cubs this year by burying a Sox treasure at Wrigley Field. Allison Horne of ESPN and 120 Sports tweeted a photo of a White Sox "2005...

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<![CDATA[Report: Cowboys Not Interested in Fred Jackson]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:37:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP938879031848_4.jpg
According to a report, the Dallas Cowboys are not interested in veteran running back Fred Jackson, who was released by the Bills on Monday.

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<![CDATA[Fielder Collects Two Hits as Rangers Wait]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:26:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*124/GettyImages-483431948.jpg
The Rangers are waiting for Prince Fielder to come back around at the plate, and he showed some signs of that on Monday.

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<![CDATA[Odor Still Dealing With Finger Issue]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:14:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/212*120/GettyImages-481445908.jpg
Rougned Odor is still dealing with pain in the middle finger on his throwing hand and has now missed five straight games, a streak that hopefully ends soon.

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<![CDATA[Dez Bryant Held Out Again Against Vikings]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:05:26 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dez-sidelines-preseason.jpg
Dez Bryant was held out of Saturday's preseason loss to the Vikings as the team continues to monitor his recovery from a hamstring issue.]]>
<![CDATA[Sean Lee Earns Positive Reviews in Return to Action]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 12:41:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/186726662.jpg
Sean Lee was on the field on Saturday night for the first time since December of 2013, and the Cowboys coaches liked what they saw in his return.

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<![CDATA[That Holland Could Put Rangers Over the Top]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 12:28:07 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/210*120/GettyImages-485212232.jpg
If the Rangers can anything close to the Derek Holland they got on Sunday, and really have gotten since his return from the DL, they could pitch with anyone in the postseason.

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<![CDATA[Brandon Carr Gets Confidence Boost From Interception]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 12:21:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/2013-cowboys-redskins-b-%2860.jpg
Brandon Carr's confidence got a boost on Saturday night when he won a jump ball for an interception.

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<![CDATA[Holland's Dominance Boosts Hope For Rangers' Short- And Long-Term Hopes]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:55:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/485967048.jpg
Only a handful of pitching performances have been better than Holland's 11-strikeout domination of the Orioles.

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<![CDATA[Hamels Heading Home to Pitch, Hit]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:50:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP_196167487411.jpg
Cole Hamels will pitch in San Diego — his hometown — on Wednesday night, which means he'll also return to the batter's box.

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<![CDATA[CBs Make Positive Plays in Scandrick's Absence]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:49:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/486084524-a.jpg
With their best corner out for the season, Brandon Carr and Morris Claiborne provided some hope.

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<![CDATA[Hamilton Nearing Return, Not at Full Strength]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:40:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/475421292.jpg
Josh Hamilton will be back off the disabled list soon, but what he can do is still unknown.

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<![CDATA[On Deck: San Diego Padres]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:44:10 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/rangers-at-padres.jpg
The streaking Rangers hit the road to head off to the West Coast to face the fading Padres.

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<![CDATA[Cubs Rock Pajamas After No-Hitter]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 05:39:36 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-486027192.jpg
The Chicago Cubs were already preparing for a pajama-themed plane ride home from Los Angeles on Sunday night, but pitcher Jake Arrieta ensured that it would be a party as he tossed a no-hitter in a 2-0 win over...

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<![CDATA[Arrieta Throws No-Hitter in 2-0 Cubs Victory ]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 23:40:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/181*120/GettyImages-486005752.jpg
The Chicago Cubs were on a four game losing streak, but their best pitcher was at his best Sunday as Jake Arrieta pitched a no-hitter against the Los Angeles Dodgers. The no-hitter is the first in Arrieta’s...

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<![CDATA[Talking Cowboys With Former Dallas Wide Receiver Jesse Holley ]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 22:25:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cowboys_Holley_Web_1200x675_516113475609.jpg
NBC 5's David Watkins talks with former Cowboys wide receiver and 105.3 The Fan's Jesse Holley.]]>
<![CDATA[Braves Fan Fell to His Death Doing 'Favorite Things': Family]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 17:35:52 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP_400180067339.jpg
The Atlanta Braves fan who died after falling from the upper deck at Turner Field during a game was doing what he loved when his life ended abruptly, his family said Sunday. Gregory Murrey, 60, landed in an area...

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<![CDATA[Inside High School Sports: Segment 4]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:37:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap-2015-08-29-19h36m50s76.png
Host David Watkins counts down some of this week's best highlights.]]>
<![CDATA[Inside High School Sports: Segment 3]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:34:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/IHSS_82915_Segment_3_1200x675_515800643701.jpg
More from this season's early highlights.]]>
<![CDATA[Inside High School Sports: Segment 2]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:32:13 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/IHSS_82915_Segment_2_1200x675_515800131526.jpg
More highlights from the beginning of the season.]]>
<![CDATA[Inside High School Sports: Segment 1]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:29:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/IHSS_82915_Segment_1_1200x675_515800643700.jpg
Three of our top teams are playing on a national stage, and more from the beginning of the new sports season.]]>
<![CDATA[IndyCar Racer Justin Wilson Remembered at Race]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 15:11:52 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/gettyimages-170552690-justin-wilson-dies.jpg
A moment of silence was observed in memory of Justin Wilson prior to the start of the NASCAR Xfinity race at Road America.

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<![CDATA[High School Football Top 10 Schedule for Aug. 27-29]]> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 09:38:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/High_School_Football_generic_Image.jpg
Schedule/results for the teams ranked in The Associated Press Texas high school football poll, Aug. 26-28.

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<![CDATA[Dodgers' Vin Scully Will Return ]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:18:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/215*120/Screen+Shot+2015-08-28+at+7.49.21+PM.png
Vin Scully, the Dodgers' longtime broadcaster, will return next season to call the team's games, ABC Late Night host Jimmy Kimmel revealed to fans via video message Friday night at Dodger Stadium.

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<![CDATA[Big Game Friday Night -- Aug. 28]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 23:13:26 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/bgfn_doney_10pm_8-28-15_1200x675_515515971880.jpg
Allen beat Denton Guyer 48-16 to open up the 2015 season of Big Game Friday Night on NBC 5 Sports.]]>
<![CDATA[Allen Marching Band Invited to Rose Parade]]> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 10:50:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Allen+Eagles+marching+band.JPG
The Allen Eagles marching band, with more than 700 members, has been invited to take part in the Tournament of Roses Parade on New Year's Day in Pasadena, Calif.

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