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Dickey becomes first knuckleballer to win Cy Young

Dickey becomes first knuckleballer to win Cy Young

CNNSI.com Updated Nov 14, 2012
NEW YORK (AP) -- R.A. Dickey languished in the minors for 14 years, bouncing from one team to another before finally perfecting that perplexing knuckleball that made him a major league star.
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  • Dez Bryant to take anger management counseling

    Dez Bryant to take anger management counseling

    Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant has agreed to a year of anger management counseling as part of a resolution to the misdemeanor charge against him stemming from an incident with his mother, Angela Bryant, back in July. According to Clarence E. Hi…
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  • Tony Romo: Cowboys coaching rumors like the one involving Mike …

    Tony Romo: Cowboys coaching rumors like the one involving Mike Holmgren are ‘just noise’

    Tony Romo says he doesn’t pay attention to coaching rumors like the one that surfaced over the weekend about Mike Holmgren being interested in coaching the Cowboys. Romo says that’s because they carry no weight. “There’s a lot of noise that goes o
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  • Cowboys official practice/injury report: LB Dan Connor (stinger…

    Cowboys official practice/injury report: LB Dan Connor (stinger) closer to returning after fully participating in practice Wedne

    dallasnews.com Nov 14, 2012
    IRVING - The Cowboys appear closer to getting back inside linebacker Dan Connor after he fully participated in practice Wednesday for the first time since suffering a stinger Oct. 28 against the Giants. Connor didn’t play the last two games while reco
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  • Cowboys center Ryan Cook misses practice because of sore knee b…

    Cowboys center Ryan Cook misses practice because of sore knee but expects to play Sunday against Cleveland

    dallasnews.com Nov 14, 2012
    IRVING - Cowboys center Ryan Cook said Wednesday that he didn’t practice because he has a sore knee. Cook said he injured his knee in the win at Philadelphia on Sunday. Cook was able to finish the game at center. Cook said, however, that he expects to
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  • Cowboys LB DeMarcus Ware gets his way, will get half-credit for…

    Cowboys LB DeMarcus Ware gets his way, will get half-credit for Anthony Spencer’s sack against Philadelphia

    dallasnews.com Nov 14, 2012
    IRVING - The Cowboys asked the NFL to review the sack awarded to linebacker Anthony Spencer at the end of Sunday’s win at Philadelphia to see if linebacker DeMarcus Ware should have been given half credit for taking down Eagles quarterback Nick Foles.
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  • DeMarco Murray: There’s a chance I’ll play in one of Cowboys’ n…

    DeMarco Murray: There’s a chance I’ll play in one of Cowboys’ next two games

    dallasnews.com Nov 14, 2012
    IRVING — Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray said he isn’t certain when he’ll return but it could be in one of the Cowboys’ next two games. Murray, who has missed the last four games with a sprained left foot, was in uniform Wednesday and particip
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  • Dwayne Harris is player of the week

    Dwayne Harris is player of the week

    Dallas Cowboys wide receiver/punt returner Dwayne Harris was named NFC Special Teams Player of the Week for Week 10, in which he returned a punt 78 yards for the go-ahead touchdown in the fourth quarter of the Cowboys' victory over the Philadelphia Eagl…
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  • Jeremy Maclin: Don’t say I eased off because I feared getting h…

    Jeremy Maclin: Don’t say I eased off because I feared getting hit

    profootballtalk.com Nov 14, 2012
    Eagles receiver Jeremy Maclin wants to make something clear: He didn’t back away from contact out of a fear of getting hit in Sunday’s loss to the Cowboys. Maclin said today that FOX analyst Troy Aikman was wrong to suggest during the game that Maclin
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  • Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Cowboys pass 100 percent of the time f…

    Breaking Down the ‘Boys: Cowboys pass 100 percent of the time from this formation

    dallasnews.com Nov 14, 2012
    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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  • Browns tell Weeden to cut back on interceptions

    Browns tell Weeden to cut back on interceptions

    CNNSI.com Nov 14, 2012
    BEREA, Ohio (AP) Browns coach Pat Shurmur made one thing clear: rookie quarterback Brandon Weeden must eliminate interceptions.
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  • Rangers to play in San Antonio in next spring

    Rangers to play in San Antonio in next spring

    MLB.com ESPN.com Nov 14, 2012
    The Rangers are going to play at least one and possibly two exhibition games in San Antonio next spring. A press conference is scheduled for Friday to announce which team will play the Rangers at the Alamodome during the middle of Spring Training.
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  • Cowboys add two players to practice squad

    Cowboys add two players to practice squad

    dallasnews.com Nov 14, 2012
    IRVING - After the Cowboys promoted cornerback Vince Agnew and Ben Bass to the active roster in a span of four days, there were two vacancies on the practice squad. They were filled the last two days when the team brought in former Arkansas linebacker J
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  • The 10 Most Interesting Story Lines Of The NBA Season

    The 10 Most Interesting Story Lines Of The NBA Season

    dimemag.com Nov 14, 2012
    Yes, we know the season is still young. There are a lot of games left to be played in what should be a great year, but still, it seems there’ll be a surprise for us waiting around every corner. This season has already given us some unexpected gut-punche
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  • Brandt on Jerry Jones, Andy Reid, GM roles

    Brandt on Jerry Jones, Andy Reid, GM roles

    ESPN.com Nov 14, 2012
    Very interesting look from our man Andrew Brandt at the pitfalls of serving as an NFL team's chief personnel guy while also filling another role. Andrew's two examples come from our division: Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, who also serves as the team…
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  • Rangers honor 'Faces of Freedom' with trip to DC

    Rangers honor 'Faces of Freedom' with trip to DC

    MLB.com Nov 14, 2012
    As part of the Faces of Freedom Program, the Rangers arranged to send 14 veterans and their guests on a two-day trip to Washington, D.C., to tour the famous monuments and meet with U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions.
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  • Ahtyba Rubin closing in on return for Browns

    Ahtyba Rubin closing in on return for Browns

    profootballtalk.com Nov 14, 2012
    The Cleveland Browns may finally be able to see their defensive tackle duo of Ahtyba Rubin and Phil Taylor on the field together for the first time this season Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys. According to Tom Reed of the Cleveland Plain-Dealer, Rubin…
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  • Video - Countdown Daily Prediction: Browns-Cowboys 00:36

    Countdown Daily Prediction: Browns-Cowboys

    Nov 14
    The NFL Live crew makes its picks for Cleveland at Dallas.
  • Video - Blogger Blitz: Can Cowboys Win the East? 01:18

    Blogger Blitz: Can Cowboys Win the East?

    Nov 14
    NFC East blogger Dan Graziano looks at the Cowboy's chances of winning the division
  • Video - Countdown Daily AccuScore: CLE-DAL 00:58

    Countdown Daily AccuScore: CLE-DAL

    Nov 14
    Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Browns-Cowboys
  • Video - Mavs Keep Wizards Winless 00:55

    Mavs Keep Wizards Winless

    Nov 14
    Wizards the only winless team in the NBA after 107-101 loss to Mavericks.

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  • Clayton mailbag: Backup QBs under microscope

    Nov 14
    With four starters being injured in Week 10, the state of the NFL's backup quarterback situation is about to come into focus, writes John Clayton.