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Former Cowboys DC Rob Ryan expected to land in St. Louis

Former Cowboys DC Rob Ryan expected to land in St. Louis

dallasnews.com profootballtalk.com Updated Jan 18, 2013
Rob Ryan has returned from vacation and cleaned out his office at Valley Ranch. Now, he’s in St. Louis for a job interview. Yes, it’s taken longer than five seconds and five minutes, the two increments of time Ryan predicted it would take him to find
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  • Rangers, Murphy remain apart as deadline passes

    Rangers, Murphy remain apart as deadline passes

    MLB.com Jan 18, 2013
    The Rangers and David Murphy failed to reach an agreement prior to Friday's noon CT arbitration deadline, with offers by the club and outfielder differing by about $1.5 million.
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  • Tony Dungy: Rod Marinelli would be a ‘big step forward’ for Cow…

    Tony Dungy: Rod Marinelli would be a ‘big step forward’ for Cowboys

    dallasnews.com Jan 18, 2013
    GRAPEVINE - Tony Dungy, who will receive the Theodore Roosevelt Award tonight at the NCAA Convention in Grapevine, said new Cowboys defensive coordinator Monte Kiffin wants to have Rod Marinelli as defensive line coach. The former Bears defensive line c
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  • Cowboys LB Anthony Spencer receives first Pro Bowl invitation

    Cowboys LB Anthony Spencer receives first Pro Bowl invitation

    dallasnews.com Jan 18, 2013
    Anthony Spencer just got a trip to Honolulu. The Cowboys linebacker has been named to the Pro Bowl. He will replace Green Bay’s Clay Matthews, who is unable to participate due to injury. This is Spencer’s first selection to the Pro Bowl. He will join
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  • Jason Hatcher: I’ve talked to Monte Kiffin but I still don’t kn…

    Jason Hatcher: I’ve talked to Monte Kiffin but I still don’t know where he wants me to play

    dallasnews.com Jan 18, 2013
    Cowboys defensive lineman Jason Hatcher said Friday that he has talked briefly with new Cowboys defensive coordinator Monte Kiffin. But during that discussion they never got into the details of where or how Hatcher will be used in the team’s new 4-3 sch
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  • Cowboys TEs coach John Garrett doesn’t get Delaware job

    Cowboys TEs coach John Garrett doesn’t get Delaware job

    dallasnews.com Jan 18, 2013
    Cowboys tight ends coach John Garrett, the brother of head coach Jason Garrett, isn’t expected to return for the 2013 season but he won’t be coaching Delaware. John Garrett applied for the Delaware head coaching job, but on Friday afternoon the Blue H
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  • Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Gerald Sensabaugh’s 2012 Grade

    Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Gerald Sensabaugh’s 2012 Grade

    dallasnews.com Jan 18, 2013
    Jonathan 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 of 
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  • 5 things the Patriots, Ravens, 49ers and Falcons did better tha…

    5 things the Patriots, Ravens, 49ers and Falcons did better than the Cowboys

    dallasnews.com ESPN.com Jan 18, 2013
    Four teams will play this weekend for a chance to go to the Super Bowl. The Cowboys will sit back and watch the conference championship games like they’ve done every year since 1995. Because it’s impossible to predict when the Cowboys will return to t
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  • Bears fill out coaching staff with Cavanaugh, Peete

    Bears fill out coaching staff with Cavanaugh, Peete

    CNNSI.com Jan 18, 2013
    LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- The Chicago Bears have hired Matt Cavanaugh as their quarterbacks coach and Skip Peete as their running backs coach.
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  • Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Does Brandon Carr deserve an ‘A’ grade…

    Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Does Brandon Carr deserve an ‘A’ grade for the 2012 season?

    dallasnews.com Jan 18, 2013
    Jonathan 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 of 
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  • The Other Harbaugh: Working across the country from his more ce…

    The Other Harbaugh: Working across the country from his more celebrat…

    CNNSI.com Jan 18, 2013
    Working across the country from his more celebrated brother, John Harbaugh has made the Ravens one of the most consistent winners in the NFL, writes Peter King.
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  • Does Tom Moore make sense for the Cowboys?

    Does Tom Moore make sense for the Cowboys?

    dallasnews.com Jan 18, 2013
    You insist that Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett needs offensive help. You believe Monte Kiffin is a good hire as defensive coordinator. If you check the yes box in both of these categories, here’s a name to discuss: Tom Moore. Moore is a long-time assi
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  • Woo pig sooie: Cowboys interview Houston Nutt

    Woo pig sooie: Cowboys interview Houston Nutt

    profootballtalk.com Jan 18, 2013
    If you have one of those red plastic pig hats, you’ve got a shot at a job with the Cowboys. According to Todd Archer of ESPNDallas.com, the Cowboys interviewed former University of Arkansas head coach Houston Nutt recently. What job he was talking to Ar
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  • Video - Westbrook Beats The Buzzer 00:13

    Westbrook Beats The Buzzer

    Jan 18
    Russell Westbrook tips in Kevin Durant's miss with 0.5 seconds left in the 2nd quarter.
  • Video - Durant Scores Career-High 52 In OT Win 02:24

    Durant Scores Career-High 52 In OT Win

    Jan 18
    Highlight Of The Night: Kevin Durant sets a new career high, scoring 52 points in Thunder's 117-114 win over Mavericks.

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    Jan 18
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    Jan 18
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