<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - ]]>Copyright 2017https://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.comen-usMon, 20 Nov 2017 02:13:02 -0600Mon, 20 Nov 2017 02:13:02 -0600NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Witten Discusses Cowboys' 37-9 Loss to Eagles]]> Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:13:30 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/witten_we_have_to_do_better_1200x675_1099655747553.jpg
Cowboys tight end Jason Witten discusses how the Cowboys now have to "fight" after the 37-9 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles on NBC Sunday Night Football. ]]>
<![CDATA[Jerry Jones Receives Hall of Fame Ring]]> Mon, 20 Nov 2017 00:34:05 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/jerry_jones_ring_ceremony_1200x675_1099653187893.jpg
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones received his Hall of Fame ring during halftime of the game against the Philadelphia Eagles. The Cowboys lost 37-9 to fall to 5-5 on the season. ]]>
<![CDATA[INSTANT ANALYSIS: Cowboys’ 37-9 Loss to the Eagles]]> Sun, 19 Nov 2017 22:51:00 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/eagles+td+cowboys.jpg
Here is Cowboys’ Insider Jean-Jacques Taylor’s instant analysis of the Cowboys’ 37-9 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles.

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<![CDATA[Nominate a Wingstop High School Scholar Athlete]]> Mon, 30 Oct 2017 15:05:51 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/1200x675-HSSALogo%5B1%5D.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 as a Wingstop Scholar Athlete at NBCDFW.com.]]>
<![CDATA[CTE Turned Ex-NFL Star From Top Lawyer to ‘Other Person']]> Sun, 19 Nov 2017 17:54:12 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-822512332.jpg
After completing an NFL career that included two Super Bowls, Fred McNeill got an advanced law degree and practiced law. But within just a few years, he began to fall apart, losing his temper, losing his memory...

Photo Credit: Jeff Siner/Charlotte Observer/MCT]]>
<![CDATA[Preview of Tonight's Cowboys-Eagles Game on SNF]]> Sun, 19 Nov 2017 19:14:44 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/new-new-sidelines-pat-newy-and-JJT.jpg
NBC 5's Newy Scruggs, Pat Doney and Jean-Jacques Taylor host a pregame special ahead of the Dallas Cowboys (5-4) taking on the streaking Philadelphia Eagles (8-1) during Sunday Night Football on NBC 5. ]]>
<![CDATA[High School Football Playoff Scores, 6A-1A]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 12:48:20 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/football-generic-marker-01.jpg

Photo Credit: Frank Heinz, NBC DFW]]>
<![CDATA[Trump Says He Should Have Left UCLA Players in Chinese Jail]]> Sun, 19 Nov 2017 18:02:58 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/212*120/11-8-2017-ucla-basketball-hill-riley-ball-2.jpg
Two days after LaVar Ball, father of detained UCLA player LiAngelo Ball, downplayed President Donald Trump's role in the return of three UCLA men's basketball players detained in China, the president fired...

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<![CDATA[Cowboys Fans Gear Up for Sunday Night Game]]> Sun, 19 Nov 2017 02:03:59 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cowboys_fan_rally.jpg
Dallas Cowboys fans spend Saturday at AT&T Stadium gearing up for the big game against the Philadelphia Eagles.]]>
<![CDATA[Inside High School Sports - Segment 4]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 22:19:47 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/IHSS_SEG_4__111817.jpg
News about a potential college commitment plus the plays of the week.]]>
<![CDATA[Inside High School Sports - Segment 3]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 22:17:28 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/IHSS_SEG_3__111817.jpg
More highlights from the first round of the high school state football playoffs.]]>
<![CDATA[Inside High School Sports - Segment 2]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 22:14:26 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/IHSS_SEG_2__111817.jpg
More highlights from this week's games, plus the Inside Story takes a closer look at the football program at FW YMLA.]]>
<![CDATA[Inside High School Sports - Segment 1]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 22:10:29 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/IHSS_SEG_1__111817.jpg
Highlights from the first week of playoffs, including the Game of the Week between Arlington and Keller Fossil Ridge and this months Wingstop Scholar Athlete of the Month.]]>
<![CDATA[Team USA Showed Off Olympic Spirit in Dallas Saturday]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 21:09:45 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/TEAM+USA+WINTERFEST+DALLAS.jpg
In less than 100 days, the 2018 Winter Olympics will be in full swing. Team USA says it's never too early to start building excitement for the games, which is why they brought the Olympic spirit to Downtown...]]>
<![CDATA[Dale Earnhardt Jr. Prepares for Final NASCAR Run on Sunday]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 08:41:45 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DaleEarnhardt1.jpg
When the checkered flag stops flying and the fans have filed out of Homestead Miami Speedway following Sunday’s Ford EcoBoost 400, the career of one of NASCAR’s biggest names will come to an end.Plenty of fans...

Photo Credit: Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Former National Sports Producer Now Focuses on Faith ]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 17:47:47 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/pat_doney_conversation_jason_romano_1200x675_1099059779780.jpg
NBC 5's Pat Doney talks with former ESPN producer Jason Romano who left his career in sports media to instead focus on inspiring people to speak about their faith. ]]>
<![CDATA[Big Game Friday Night - Nov. 17, 2017 - 10 P.M.]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 22:58:31 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/Big_Game_Friday_Night_10P.jpg
NBC 5's Pat Doney reports from Big Game Friday night at Keller ISD Stadium as Keller Fossil Ridge takes on Arlington in the Class 6A Division II playoffs.]]>
<![CDATA[Big Game Friday Night - Nov. 17, 2017 - 5 P.M.]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:42:23 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Big_Game_Friday_5P.jpg
NBC 5's Pat Doney reports from Big Game Friday night at Keller ISD Stadium as Keller Fossil Ridge takes on Arlington in the Class 6A Division II playoffs.]]>
<![CDATA[Big Game Friday Night - Nov. 17, 2017 - 4 P.M.]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:26:57 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Big_Game_Friday_4P.jpg
NBC 5's Pat Doney reports from Big Game Friday night at Keller ISD Stadium as Keller Fossil Ridge takes on Arlington in the Class 6A Division II playoffs.]]>
<![CDATA[Texas Connects Us: Big Game Footballs]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 19:08:38 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/Big+Game+Factory+footballs.jpg
The Big Game Football Factory in Dallas produces nearly 90 percent of the footballs used in college football games, and the vast majority of the footballs used on Friday nights in Texas.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[Jerry Jones Apologizes for Joke With Racial Overtones]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 23:55:39 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/Jerry+Jones+10.jpg
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones apologized Friday for a making a joke with racial overtones that was captured on video four years ago.

Photo Credit: NBC 5]]>
<![CDATA[Tampa Bay QB Denies Allegations of Groping Uber Driver]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 13:31:04 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/winstonuber.jpg
Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston took to social media Friday denying an allegation he groped an Uber driver in 2016.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Trump Has a Ball as NCAA Champion Teams Visit]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:47:28 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/trumpballvb.jpg
President Donald Trump hosted 18 NCAA national championship teams at the White House on Friday, Nov. 17, even tossing around a volleyball with one.]]>
<![CDATA[November's Wingstop Scholar Athlete - Dorothy Cobb]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:13:21 -0600 https://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Dorothy-Cobb1.jpg
Allen High School senior archer Dorothy Cobb is November's Wingstop Scholar Athlete, and she received a $2,500 check.]]>