<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - ]]>Copyright 2019 https://www.nbcdfw.com/news/sports http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth https://www.nbcdfw.com en-usMon, 21 Jan 2019 10:03:31 -0600Mon, 21 Jan 2019 10:03:31 -0600NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Does Jerry Jones Still Have the Desire to Win?]]> Sun, 20 Jan 2019 23:31:18 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Doney+JJT+Machota+on+Offseason_2019-01-20-23-25-17.jpg
Does Jerry Jones still have the fire to win like in the Cowboys’ glory days of the 1990s? NBC 5’s Pat Doney, Cowboys Insider Jean-Jacques Taylor and the Dallas Morning News’ Jon Machota explain...]]>
<![CDATA[What Kellen Moore Could Bring to Offensive Coordinator Job]]> Sun, 20 Jan 2019 23:28:41 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Doney+JJT+Machota+on+Offseason_2019-01-20-23-25-17.jpg
Kellen Moore is reportedly the favorite to succeed Scott Linehan as the Cowboys’ offensive coordinator. NBC 5’s Pat Doney, Cowboys Insider Jean-Jacques Taylor and the Dallas Morning News’...]]>
<![CDATA[Nominate Wingstop Scholar Athlete]]> Fri, 28 Sep 2018 17:44:59 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/181*120/Wingstop+Scholar+Athlete+2018+640x424.PNG
Know a senior at a local high school who plays a varsity sport, carries at least a 3.0 and gives back to the community? Nominate them for a $2,500 Wingstop Scholar Athlete scholarship at NBCDFW.com.]]>
<![CDATA[Patriots Earn 3rd Straight Superbowl Appearance, Will Face Rams]]> Sun, 20 Jan 2019 21:24:13 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/SAMPLE+TIMELINE.00_00_03_29.Still003.jpg
New England punched their ticket to Superbowl LIII with an overtime victory.]]>
<![CDATA[WingStop Inside High School Sports, Saturday, January 19, 2019]]> Sun, 20 Jan 2019 16:26:23 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/IHSS.jpg
In this week’s Wingstop Inside High School Sports, Pat Doney recaps impressive wins by Little Elm and South Garland, tells the story of the Brian Adams basketball team spending a day giving back to...]]>
<![CDATA[Ritchie, Comeau, Faksa Score, Stars Beat 1st-Place Jets]]> Sat, 19 Jan 2019 21:31:26 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-1096729658.jpg
Brett Ritchie, Blake Comeau and Radek Faksa scored their first goals of the season and the Dallas Stars defeated the Central Division-leading Winnipeg Jets 4-2 on Saturday night.

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<![CDATA[Pacers Defense Shuts Down Doncic, Mavs]]> Sat, 19 Jan 2019 20:54:04 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/179*120/GettyImages-1085396282.jpg
Tyreke Evans scored 19 points, Domantas Sabonis had 16 points and 11 rebounds, and the Indiana Pacers beat the Dallas Mavericks 111-99 on Saturday night.

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<![CDATA[Linehan's Departure Shouldn't Come as a Surprise: JJT]]> Fri, 18 Jan 2019 21:48:44 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Linehan_Out_Blue_Star_Blog.jpg
Scott Linehan is out as Cowboys offensive coordinator and NBC 5 Cowboys Insider Jean-Jacques Taylor tells Paul Jones that Dallas fans really shouldn't be surprised.]]>
<![CDATA[Rangers Fans Learn Some Season Ticket Prices Will Quadruple]]> Fri, 18 Jan 2019 22:40:49 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GLOBE+LIFE+FIELD+TIckets.jpg
Some loyal Texas Rangers fans are learning their season ticket prices will quadruple when the new Globe-Life Field opens next year.

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<![CDATA[TCU Walk-On Gets Scholarship Surprise From Police Officer]]> Fri, 18 Jan 2019 14:27:24 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/TCU-Basketball-Surprise.jpg
TCU walk-on Owen Aschieris was in a team meeting this week when a university police officer suddenly interrupted and asked to speak to him.

Photo Credit: @TCUBasketball on Twitter
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<![CDATA[High School Spirit Squads Face Off for State Championship]]> Fri, 18 Jan 2019 05:49:03 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/uil+cheerleading.jpg
The top high school spirit squads are facing off in Fort Worth this weekend for the University Interscholastic League State Championships.]]>
<![CDATA[Wingstop Scholar Athlete of the Month: Elise Welch]]> Thu, 17 Jan 2019 21:07:57 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/elise+welch+wingstop+scholar+athlete.jpg
Ursaline Academy’s Elise Welch is one of the top long-distance runners in the state and maintained a 4.28 GPA during her dominance on the track.  NBC 5’s Pat Doney presented Welch with...

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<![CDATA[Theismann Thinks Murray Should Play Baseball]]> Thu, 17 Jan 2019 21:01:49 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/murray_footballap.jpg
Former Redskins Super Bowl-winning quarterback Joe Theismann weighed in on Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray’s decision to put his name in the NFL Draft.

Photo Credit: Marcus White]]>
<![CDATA[JJT: 10 Plays That Shaped the Cowboys' Season]]> Thu, 17 Jan 2019 09:29:57 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dak-Prescott-Getty-011319.jpg
By the time the season ended, the Cowboys were among the NFL’s youngest teams and its hottest entering the playoffs, which is why owner Jerry Jones and coach Jason Garrett feel so good about the team.

Photo Credit: Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Dallas Stars Make Dreams Come True for 10-Year-Old Boy]]> Wed, 16 Jan 2019 23:12:08 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/stars+make+a+wish.jpg
On Wednesday night, the Dallas Stars teamed up with the Make-A-Wish Foundation to make the dreams of a North Texas 10-year-old boy come true.

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<![CDATA[Spurs Rally from 19 Down, Beat Mavs 105-101]]> Wed, 16 Jan 2019 22:12:41 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dallas+Mavericks+Logo.jpg
Davis Bertans hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 1:41 left, and the San Antonio Spurs rallied from a 19-point first-half deficit to beat the Dallas Mavericks 105-101 on Wednesday night.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[Police Release New Video of Alleged 'Cowboys Ticket Scammer']]> Wed, 16 Jan 2019 17:37:13 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ticket+scam+folo.jpg
Police are still looking for a man who tricked fans into buying fake Cowboys Playoffs tickets. NBC 5's Samantha Chatman has obtained new video from police that could bring them one step closer to catching...

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<![CDATA[Lightning Top Stars 2-0 on Vasilevskiy's 2nd Shutout in Week]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 22:42:09 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Andrei-Vasilevskiy-Getty-011519.jpg
Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 35 shots for his second shutout in a week, Ondrej Palat and Mikhail Sergachev scored and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Dallas Stars 2-0 on Tuesday night.

Photo Credit: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Newest Star 'Looking Forward' to New Opportunity in Dallas]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:40:43 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Andrew+Cogliano+Stars.jpg
Andrew Cogliano, acquired by the Dallas Stars Monday from the Anaheim Ducks for Devin Shore, says he's excited to get on the ice with his new team and knows he's a "piece of the puzzle."

Photo Credit: NBC 5 Sports]]>
<![CDATA[Jerry Jones Solidly Behind Jason Garrett, Kris Richard]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:12:22 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jason-garrett-generic.png
Jason Garrett isn’t going anywhere anytime soon. Owner Jerry Jones has invested $40 million in him and if Garrett is going to lead a team to a championship, Jones wants it to be the Cowboys.

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<![CDATA[Jerry Jones Show: On Dak, Garrett and Linehan]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:14:28 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Jerry_Jones_Shan_RJ_Tuesday.jpg
During his final show of the season, Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones talks about the team's future with Dak Prescott, head coach Jason Garrett and offensive coordinator Scott Linehan.]]>
<![CDATA[TX Rangers HOFer John Wetteland Charged With Child Sex Abuse]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 22:12:37 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/john-wetteland-mug-blur.jpg
World Series MVP pitcher John Wetteland is out on bond, accused in North Texas of continuous sexual abuse of a child under 14.

Photo Credit: Denton County Sheriff's Office
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<![CDATA[Claude Mathis to Return as DeSoto Head Football Coach]]> Mon, 14 Jan 2019 22:45:08 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Claude-Mathis-DMN-011419.jpg
The DeSoto ISD board voted 4-1 to approve Claude Mathis as DeSoto's head football coach Monday evening.

Photo Credit: John F. Rhodes / The Dallas Morning News]]>
<![CDATA[Scott Linehan's Uncertain Future With the Cowboys]]> Mon, 14 Jan 2019 19:00:03 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Newy+JJT+on+Scott+Linehan_2019-01-14-18-36-18.jpg
The Cowboys will have a tough decision to make regarding the future of Scott Linehan. NBC 5 Sports Director Newy Scruggs and Cowboys Insider Jean-Jacques Taylor explain why owner Jerry Jones could put the...]]>
<![CDATA[Celebrating the Silver and Blue: Waving Goodbye]]> Mon, 14 Jan 2019 18:26:03 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Silver+and+Blue+011419.jpg
Lydia and Kathleen celebrated the Cowboys on the last weekend of the 2018-19 season.

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<![CDATA[High School Baseball Parents, Players Upset Coach's Reassignment]]> Mon, 14 Jan 2019 16:15:22 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/Photo00162.jpg
A high school baseball coach solicited donations for field improvements which is in violation of district rules. The school district reassigned the coach to another campus and now the players and parents...]]>
<![CDATA['It's A Little Early' to Talk About Coaching Changes]]> Mon, 14 Jan 2019 15:46:54 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Stephen_Jones_GBAG_Monday_Rams.jpg
During his weekly radio show on 105.3 The Fan's GBag Nation, Dallas Cowboys CEO Stephen Jones said it was a little early to begin speculating on who would be around next season and thinks, overall, the team had...]]>
<![CDATA[UCLA Gymnast Katelyn Ohashi's Perfect-10 Floor Routine Goes Viral]]> Tue, 15 Jan 2019 07:58:52 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/UCLA_Gymnast_1200x675_1425201731522.jpg
UCLA Bruin Katelyn Ohashi put together a show-stopping gymnastics floor routine Saturday in Anaheim, and video of the performance was viewed over 9 million times within 24 hours of being posted, with even]]>
<![CDATA[Former Southlake Carroll Coach to Lead Corsicana Tigers]]> Mon, 14 Jan 2019 06:25:14 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/hal-wasson-irving.jpg
Former Southlake Carroll coach Hal Wasson will be announced as the new Corsicana head football coach Monday, pending approval from the school board, a spokesman confirms.

Photo Credit: Irving ISD NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[Dak Prescott Held His Own Against the Rams' Jared Goff]]> Sun, 13 Jan 2019 23:33:31 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Newy_and_JJT_on_Dak_v_Goff.jpg
Dak Prescott held his own against the Rams' Jared Goff Saturday night, but NBC 5 Sports Director Newy Scruggs and Cowboys Insider Jean-Jacques Taylor say the Dallas quarterback needs more weapons.]]>
<![CDATA[Cowboys Defense Could See Big Changes Next Season]]> Sun, 13 Jan 2019 23:32:35 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NEWY+JJT+ON+DALLAS+DEFENSE_2019-01-13-23-21-36.jpg
The Cowboys’ defense struggled in Saturday night’s loss to the Los Angeles Rams in the NFC Divisional Round. NBC 5 Sports Director Newy Scruggs and Cowboys Insider Jean-Jacques Taylor list the...]]>
<![CDATA[Consistency Likely on Cowboys Coaching Staff]]> Sun, 13 Jan 2019 23:29:03 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Newy_and_JJT_on_coaches.jpg
Head coach Jason Garrett, offensive coordinator Scott Linehan and passing game coordinator Kris Richard will all likely be back in 2019 -- and in similar roles -- say NBC 5 Sports Director Newy Scruggs...]]>