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Cowboys quietly looking for new offensive coordinator
profootballtalk.com Updated Jan 17, 2013
Over the weekend, ESPN’s Chris Mortensen reported that Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is pushing coach Jason Garrett to give up his play-calling duties. The process continues. Per a league source, the Cowboys are quietly looking for a new offensive coordinUpvote Share Tweet
Feliz agrees to 1-year, $2.9M deal with RangersESPN.com Updated Jan 17, 2013Texas Rangers pitcher Neftali Feliz has agreed to terms on a one-year contract for the 2013 season.Upvote Share TweetThe Cowboys believe they scored a coup when they were able to land Monte Kiffin as their defensive coordinator. They may be able to make the same claim in the defensive line. It appears Rod Marinelli could join Kiffin’s staff as the defensive line coachUpvote Share TweetFormer Arkansas and Ole Miss coach Houston Nutt has met with the Cowboys about a job on their staff for next season. The only spot available on the offensive side of the ball at this time is running backs coach. That position opened up last week when th…Upvote Share Tweet
Ogando tells Rangers he won't pitch in ClassicESPN.com Updated Jan 17, 2013Alexi Ogando is on the preliminary roster for the Dominican Republic in the World Baseball Classic, but he has informed the Texas Rangers that he won't participate.Upvote Share TweetMatt Harrison earned his hefty pay raise from the Rangers on Thursday by developing as a front-line starter at the Major League level. Harrison doesn't plan on letting up after signing a five-year, $55 million contract, solidifying another key piece of …Upvote Share Tweet
Secondary coach Jerome Henderson will remain with CowboysThe future of secondary coach Jerome Henderson was up in the air when the Cowboys fired defensive coordinator Rob Ryan. He’s not going anywhere. Henderson will return and be part of Monte Kiffin’s staff as the Cowboys transition from a 3-4 to a 4-3 deUpvote Share Tweet
Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Nate Livings 2012 Review, Final GradeJonathan Bales is a special contributor to SportsDayDFW.com. He’s the founder of The DC Times and writes for DallasCowboys.com and the New York Times. He’s also the author ofUpvote Share Tweet
Rick Carlisle pines for the day where he doesn’t ‘have to scream’ at O.J. Mayoyahoo.com Updated Jan 17, 2013Between Dec. 20th and Jan. 10th, Dallas Mavericks guard O.J. Mayo took 64 three-pointers and made 14 of them. This terrible 21.9 percent mark was spread out over 12 games, which is problematic in several areas. This means he was taking over five bombs p…Upvote Share Tweet
Mavs sign guard James to second 10-day contractnba.com Updated Jan 17, 2013The Dallas Mavericks have signed veteran guard Mike James to a second 10-day contract.Upvote Share TweetJonathan Bales is a special contributor to SportsDayDFW.com. He’s the founder of The DC Times and writes for DallasCowboys.com and the New York Times. He’s also the author ofUpvote Share TweetMLB.com Updated Jan 17, 2013With the release of the provisional rosters last month came All-Star lists from Team USA and the Dominican Republic, to name two, but the rosters also include several prominent prospects who will experience the Classic.Upvote Share Tweet
NFL wants nothing to do with proposed Las Vegas stadiumprofootballtalk.com Updated Jan 17, 2013The city of Las Vegas is exploring the possibility of building a massive new “Mega-Event Center” on the UNLV campus that would rival Cowboys Stadium in regards to its size and excess. The stadium would be able to host a number of major events if it isUpvote Share Tweet
Monte Kiffin A Great Hire For CowboysJan 17Lomas Brown breaks down the Cowboys' hiring of Monte Kiffin as their defensive coordinator.
USA Announces WBC RosterJan 17Jim Bowden breaks down Team USA's roster for the World Baseball Classic.
Napoli Agrees To One-Year Deal With Red SoxJan 17Jim Bowden discusses the details of Mike Napoli's one-year deal with the Red Sox.
Rangers Give Harrison Five-Year ContractJan 17Jim Bowden discusses Matt Harrison's five-year, $55 million contract with the Rangers.
NBA - Los Angeles Lakers left wanting more after loss to Miami HeatJan 17The champs get it done with "less," but the Lakers need more from everyone, writes J.A. Adande.
NBA -- Debating who will be on the move at the trade deadline?Jan 17Should these players be on the move before the trade deadline? We debate.
Weekend Dime -- 2013 All-Star reserve picksJan 17It's All-Star season, which means it's time for Marc Stein to pick his reserves for the East and West squads.
Peter King: NFL Playoffs Conference Championship PicksJan 17Peter King: NFL Playoffs Conference Championship Picks