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Rangers prepared to round out rotation in houseTop free-agent pitcher Kyle Lohse remains available, but the Rangers believe they have a strong enough stable of candidates in camp to form a solid starting rotation by Opening Day.Upvote Share Tweet
Darvish is flawless in Cactus League debutYu Darvish retired six straight hitters to begin the game, striking out two, and Mike Olt delivered his first hit of the spring with a two-run home run in the Rangers' 14-8 loss to the White Sox on Tuesday.Upvote Share Tweet
Reliever Joseph strikes out the side againDonnie Joseph struck out the side in the Indians' fifth on Tuesday, dispensing the three batters on the minimum nine pitches. He had fanned all three Rangers he faced on Saturday, throwing 15 pitches.Upvote Share Tweetdallasnews.com Updated Feb 26, 2013Free agent veteran wide receiver Steve Breaston, a reported Dallas Cowboys target, was scheduled to meet with the Pittsburgh Steelers on Tuesday and the Cleveland Browns on Wednesday, according to USAToday.com’s Mike Garafolo. NFL.com’s Aditi KinkhabwUpvote Share Tweet
Herm Edwards: ‘If I’m Jason Garrett, I’m calling the plays’dallasnews.com Updated Feb 26, 2013When you’re the head coach of the Dallas Cowboys there are going to be distractions. Jason Garrett has dealt with his share in his two and half seasons leading the club, with the most recent being the perception that team owner and general manager JerryUpvote Share TweetDerek Fisher's signing with the Oklahoma City Thunder this week didn't come as a surprise to the Dallas Mavericks.Upvote Share TweetThe Associated Press used to have a rule (not sure whether they still do) that they would not report a threatened or prospective lawsuit -- only one that had actually been filed. I always thought this was a good rule. Of course, now there are no rules. …Upvote Share Tweet
PFT Live: Jerome Felton, Steelers/Cowboys to-do listsprofootballtalk.com Updated Feb 26, 2013Adrian Peterson ran for 2,097 yards in 2012 and he had fullback Jerome Felton helping clear the path toward many of them. Felton’s headed toward free agency off that performance and he’ll join Mike Florio on Tuesday’s PFT Live to talk about what theUpvote Share Tweet
Jerry Jones: Rob Ryan’s defense is “too much scheme”profootballtalk.com Updated Feb 26, 2013Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says Rob Ryan, who was fired as defensive coordinator last month, ran a defense that was too complicated. Jones said at the Scouting Combine that the decision to fire Ryan and hire Monte Kiffin was made in large part because Da…Upvote Share Tweet
Dallas Cowboys bus tourFeb 26Steve Wyche and Mark Kriegel hop in the Dallas Cowboys club bus to get a glimpse of how owner Jerry Jones gets around the country.
Bucks Top MavsFeb 26Despite 21 points and 20 boards from Dirk Nowitzki, Mavs fall 95-90 to the Bucks.
2013 NFL combine -- Plenty learned at event done rightFeb 26We learned plenty at this year's combine, as usual, so the NFL shouldn't change a thing, writes John Clayton.
Sources: Holmgren, Raiders talk front office jobFeb 26The Oakland Raiders have been talking to former Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks coach Mike Holmgren about a leadership position within the organization, according to two sources.
Peter King: More on Tom Brady's amazing deal; mailFeb 26Picking up the pieces from the surprising three-year, $27 million Tom Brady contract extension:
Adande/Gutierrez: Who's the NBA's most clutch player?Feb 26Which player gets the ball in crunch time? J.A. Adande and Israel Gutierrez decide.