<![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, 01 Aug 2015 19:37:24 -0500 Sat, 01 Aug 2015 19:37:24 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Rolando McClain, Sean Lee, and the Linebacker Test]]> Sat, 01 Aug 2015 16:47:46 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/186726662.jpg
Matt Eberflus shared a fantastic story Saturday morning in Oxnard detailing why he is so excited to coach linebackers Rolando McClain and Sean Lee at the same time.

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<![CDATA[Pre-Civil War Baseball Card Goes for Over $100K at Auction]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:53:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/baseballcard.jpg
An heirloom of a baseball player that is over 150 years old was sold at an auction in Chicago Thursday. The baseball card was passed down in the family for generations, until being sold for $179,250.

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<![CDATA[Rangers Stand Pat on Gallardo]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 15:41:49 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-481339834.jpg
Yovani Gallardo will continue to pitch in his hometown, at least for the time being.

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<![CDATA[Dez Has Moved On From Controversial Non-Catch]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:18:46 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/457518412.jpg
The receiver claims he still hasn't watched the full replay of his game-deciding non-catch in Green Bay from last January.

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<![CDATA[Rua Having Some Success Against Lefties]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 13:17:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/205*120/GettyImages-482449378.jpg
Ryan Rua is having a mild bit of success recently, especially against left-handed pitching.

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<![CDATA[Murray: "I Thought I Would Be a Cowboy" Right Up Until Free Agency]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 13:12:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/461343460.jpg
DeMarco Murray says he thought he'd stay with the Cowboys throughout last season and right up until free agency began in March.

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<![CDATA[Rangers Teammates Speak Out On Harrison Departure]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:50:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/488824961.jpg
The Rangers made a blockbuster acquisition in the form of Cole Hamels, but in the process they lost a great clubhouse guy in Matt Harrison.

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<![CDATA[McFadden "Very Disappointed" to Open Camp on PUP List]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:49:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/darren-mcfadden-cowboys.jpg
Darren McFadden is disappointed to be on the PUP list, but he'd rather be sidelined in July than in the middle of the season.]]>
<![CDATA[Andrus Has Vintage Andrus Game in Win]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:34:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/481602024.jpg
Elvis Andrus has taken a ton of mostly deserved crap from Rangers fans for the past couple of years. On Thursday night, he reminded them what he's capable of.

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<![CDATA[Dez Bryant: New Contract "Not Going to Change the Way I Play"]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:29:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/459663174.jpg
Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant insists his new deal isn't about to change the way he plays the game.

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<![CDATA[Carr Glad to Get Back to Work After Chatter-Filled Offseason]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:04:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/158824205.jpg
Brandon Carr is happy to be playing football again after an offseason filled with rumors about his future with the Cowboys.

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<![CDATA[Hamilton's New Swing, Approach Paying Dividends]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:48:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/212*120/GettyImages-475023156.jpg
Don't get too excited yet, but Josh Hamilton is showing signs of coming to life.

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<![CDATA[2014 DeMarco Murray Vs. 2006 Larry Johnson]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:44:09 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/192*120/26_850_demarcomurray.jpg
How will the Cowboys replace what DeMarco Murray provided last season running the ball? They won't.

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<![CDATA[Steven Jackson Wants Cowboys to Give Him a Call]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:41:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/bears+rams+6.JPG
Veteran free agent running back Steven Jackson tweeted the Cowboys on Friday morning with a strong hint that he'd like the team to give him a call.

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<![CDATA[Martinez Pitching With a Bit of New Pressure]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:32:18 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/GettyImages-478684006.jpg
Nick Martinez's grip on future rotation consideration took a hit with the acquisition of a co-ace in Cole Hamels. Now, he's pitching the rest of the year to be the No. 5 starter in 2016.

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<![CDATA[Greg Hardy Suffers a Rib Strain, Says He's Fine]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:25:27 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/greg-hardy-jason-garrett.jpg
Cowboys defensive end Greg Hardy suffered a strained rib in practice on Thursday but assured reporters afterward that it was a non-issue.]]>
<![CDATA[Rangers Start Home Winning Streak, Get Bumgarner]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:00:23 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/178*120/GettyImages-478221078.jpg
The Rangers are the worst home team in all of baseball and won two straight for the first time in more than a month. Now, they get to deal with one of the game's best lefties, which also gives the Rangers...

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<![CDATA[On Deck: San Francisco Giants]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:16:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/giants-at-rangers-on-deck.jpg
The defending world champs come to town, and there's likely a pretty exciting Rangers debut on tap for Saturday...]]>
<![CDATA[Five to Know Thursday at Cowboys Camp]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 22:25:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/205*120/dez+bryant+073015.jpg
The Dallas Cowboys' first day of practices featured two of the team's biggest stars speaking to the media for the first time in Oxnard.

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<![CDATA[Same Ol' Dez at Cowboys CAmp]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 18:56:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/460752374.jpg
The Cowboys had their enthusiastic All-Pro for the opening workout Thursday because the sides agreed on a five-year, $70 million contract.

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<![CDATA[3 to Watch: Dez, Romo and Darren McFadden]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:47:41 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/newy-pat-3watch-073015.jpg
Newy and Pat's name Darren McFadden, Dez Bryant and Tony Romo their three to watch for Thursday at Cowboys Training Camp. For more video, visit DallasCowboys.com and NFL.com.

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<![CDATA[McFadden Starts Training Camp on PUP List]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 14:41:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/466161578.jpg
Cowboys running back Darren McFadden will start training camp on the physically unable to perform list because of a hamstring injury that also bothered him in the offseason.

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<![CDATA[Jets Fans Fly 'Cheaters' Banner Over Patriots Practice]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:45:07 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Jets-Fans-Patriots.jpg
The Jets fans behind campaigns to get a former general manager fired and to bring back one of the team’s iconic cheer leaders have a new target: The New England Patriots.

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<![CDATA[Garrett: "At This Point," No Practice Plan in Place for Romo ]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:35:21 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/romo-training-camp-2014-03.jpg
Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett says the team doesn't have any structured plan in place for Tony Romo at the moment, but one will likely develop in camp.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Disappointed But Not Blindsided by McClain Suspension]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:06:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/4571341601.jpg
The Cowboys' knowledge that Rolando McClain could face a suspension this offseason allowed them to brace themselves for when the suspension officially came down earlier this month.

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<![CDATA[Jerry Heaps Praise on Goodell in Wake of Deflategate Ruling]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:45:02 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/nfl+lockout-722.JPG
In the wake of the decision to uphold Tom Brady's four-game suspension, Jerry Jones thinks Roger Goodell is doing a great job as commissioner.

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<![CDATA[Rangers Should Tread Lightly Down Stretch]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:35:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/212*120/GettyImages-481595452.jpg
The Rangers appear to be setting up to have a pretty nice roster in 2016. Because of that, they should take it easy for the remainder of 2015.

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Respond to Mincey's Absence]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:25:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/459955012.jpg
The Cowboys aren't happy about Jeremy Mincey staying away from camp in hopes of landing a reworked contract.

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<![CDATA[Rangers Strike Gold With Hamels Deal]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 11:21:52 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/212*120/GettyImages-480312998.jpg
The Texas Rangers not only got their coveted "co-ace" to pair with Yu Darvish down the road, they got back money and lost a bad contract.

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