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George: Cowboys’ coaching hires show two things …Updated Feb 16 Share TweetClick here to read Brandon George’s entire column IRVING - The NFL’s free-agency period doesn’t begin until March 12. But Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has already had to dig deep in his thick wallet this off-season. Unlike with its players, the NFL dSource: dallasnews.comShare TweetHOUSTON (AP) -- Billy Hunter was ousted unanimously as executive director of the union by NBA players who said Saturday they will "no longer be divided, misled, misinformed."Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetThe Cowboys are hopeful about the Monte Kiffin era, but the simple fact they’ve had so much turnover at defensive coordinator makes you wonder how successful he’ll be able to be. The 72-year-old Kiffin became the Cowboys’ fifth defensive coordinatorSource: profootballtalk.com
‘Shutdown Corner’ offseason TPS report: Dallas CowboysUpdated Feb 16 Share TweetOver the next few weeks, "Shutdown Corner" will pay homage to "Office Space" (TPS reports) as we take a quick look back at each team's 2012 season and a look at what lies ahead for the 2013 offseason. We now head to the NFC and begin…Source: yahoo.com
Murphy ready to take on top left-handersUpdated Feb 16 Share TweetRangers left fielder David Murphy hit .347 against left-handed pitching in 2012, with a .405 on-base percentage and a .440 slugging percentage. All three numbers were easily the highest for him against left-handers in five full seasons with the Rangers.Source: MLB.comShare TweetFormer Jets quarterbacks coach Matt Cavanaugh admits that QB Tim Tebow wasn’t used “as much as we should have, probably.” A pair of Bills season-ticket holders had a Bills-themed wedding. (The party was crashed by a Giants fan. Then a Redskins fSource: profootballtalk.com
Mavericks struggle as Nowitzki's All-Star streak endsUpdated Feb 16 Share TweetThe Dallas Mavericks' German star Dirk Nowitzki alternates between frustration and resignation when discussing probably his toughest season since he was a rookie in 1999.Source: nba.com
Terrence Ross Tribute To Vince CarterFeb 16Wearing the Vince Carter throwback jersey, Raptors guard Terrence Ross catches the ball off the side of the backboard and soars in for the one-handed slam.
Clayton: What to look for in NFL combineFeb 16Will a QB class considered lackluster be able to change that perception at the NFL combine?