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    ‘Last Chance U’ star John Franklin III to transfer from Auburn

    'Last Chance U' star John Franklin III to transfer from Auburn. Less than two weeks after saying "transferring...

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    Bills Trade Sammy Watkins and Get Jordan Matthews From Eagles

    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — The Buffalo Bills shook up their roster with two separate trades, dealing wide...

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    Anquan Boldin is reportedly signing a one-year deal with the Bills

    Anquan Boldin reportedly signs one-year deal with Bills Anquan Boldin reportedly signs one-year deal with Bills 0:28...

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    Quincy Enunwa out 6 to 9 Months with Neck Injury, Expected to Go on IR

    The New York Jets will be without their No. 1 wide receiver for the foreseeable future, as Quincy...

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    Bill Haisten: If 2017 offensive line replicates 2010 results, OSU can win the Big 12

    Not if the 2017 Cowboy offensive line — with yet another new coach, Josh Henson — can...

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    Sooners’ kicker Austin Seibert doesn’t report

    Sooners' kicker Austin Seibert doesn't report. SoonerScoop.com first reported Seibert not being among the players who reported. He's appeared...

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    Oklahoma Sooners Football Recruiting: 2019 WR Jeffery Carter commits to Oklahoma

    Oklahoma Sooners Football Recruiting: 2019 WR Jeffery Carter commits to Oklahoma. The Oklahoma Sooners have received another high-profile...

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    OSU football journal: When ranking Cowboys receivers, count six

    OSU football journal: When ranking Cowboys receivers, count six. 1 in the nation as a group. And while five...

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    Going Deep: A look at the Cowboys’ wide receiver position:

    OSU's wide receivers are gaining attention as the nation's best, led by James Washington and stacked deep...

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    Oklahoma Sooners Football Recruiting: 2018 athlete Jaquayln Crawford announces finalists and commitment date

    Oklahoma Sooners Football Recruiting: 2018 athlete Jaquayln Crawford announces finalists and commitment date. The Rockdale, Texas, product will...

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    Sooner Intel: Treveon Johnson ready to be a Sooner

    Bob Przybylo/Scout Intel returns with an update on OU commit Treveon Johnson. Brenham (Texas) High wide receiver Treveon...

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    Sooner Intel: Jaylon Robinson’s dream comes true with OU commitment

    Sooner Intel: Jaylon Robinson's dream comes true with OU commitment. Fort Worth (Texas) Paschal wide receiver Jaylon Robinson...

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    Minnesota Vikings defend Michael Floyd’s kombucha tea defense

    Minnesota Vikings defend Michael Floyd’s kombucha tea defense. Michael Floyd is facing further legal troubles for violating probation. His...

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    Wide receiver Kundarrius Taylor commits to Sooners

    Wide receiver Kundarrius Taylor commits to Sooners. Kundarrius Taylor (Gene Swindoll, Gene's Page) OU is not done yet...

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    Pirate Returns From Cancer Treatment to Notch a Victory

    Maclin broke into the N.F.L. He hasn’t played since, missing the last 13 games in 2016, and remains...

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    Dez Bryant Tries to Recruit Darrelle Revis to Join Cowboys on Twitter

    Dez Bryant Tries to Recruit Darrelle Revis to Join Cowboys on Twitter. Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant...

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    Cowboys Find Prospects at J.C. Camp

    It was the first time the OSU staff had ever hosted a junior college only camp. For the...

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    Former Dallas Cowboys Bill Bates, Drew Pearson to sign autographs Saturday in Hummelstown

    Former Dallas Cowboys Bill Bates, Drew Pearson to sign autographs Saturday in Hummelstown. Two revered figures in the...

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    Former Buffalo Bills WR James Hardy found dead in Indiana river

    Former Buffalo Bills WR James Hardy found dead in Indiana river. As the New York Jets continue to...

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    Should the Dallas Cowboys consider signing WR Eric Decker?

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    Improved route-running, explosiveness for Minnesota Vikings WR Laquon Treadwell

    Two important figures for the Minnesota Vikings say Laquon Treadwell continues to get better. Laquon Treadwell’s rookie season...

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    Recruiting 2018: Washington Hilites MegaCamp

    The Texas MegaCamps are off and running as Belton and the UMHB campus was the first stop...

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    Shaw will have to find a new team

    Source: TheBigSpur X WATCH & READ 2017 College Football Quarterback Tiers x player version 2.4.3 playback state...

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    Shaw will have to find a new team

    Shaw will have to find a new team. Former South Carolina quarterback Connor Shaw was released on Tuesday...

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    10 things to know about Orlando Scandrick, like defending Cowboys Nation against Stephen A. Smith

    Author: SportsDayDFW.com / Source: SportsDay This Story is About… / Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick. (Ashley Landis/The Dallas Morning News)...

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    Are the Dallas Cowboys better with La’el Collins at RT?

    Author: Michael Vu / Source: The Landry Hat Now that Doug Free has entered retirement, third year pro La’el...

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    NFL off-season report card: Philadelphia Eagles

    Author: Andy Benoit / Source: SI.com Last Year: 7–9, fourth in NFC East Significant Additions: WR Alshon Jeffery (FA),...

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    Dallas Cowboys Ryan Switzer will be team’s best rookie in 2017

    Author: Tyler Harris / Source: The Landry Hat Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Ryan Switzer will be the best performing...

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    Dallas Cowboys: Can Ryan Switzer overtake Cole Beasley this season?

    Author: Tim Kohut / Source: The Landry Hat Cole Beasley has been a reliable slot receiver for the Dallas...

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    NFL roundup: Victor Cruz find a home with the Chicago Bears

    Source: FanSided Victor Cruz has spent his entire NFL career with the New York Giants, but he...

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    Skip Bayless: Odell Beckham Jr. is proving he’s a ‘diva receiver’

    Author: Nick Schwartz / Source: FOX Sports New York Giants superstar Odell Beckham Jr. was missing on the first...

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    4-Star Bishop Dunne WR Marquez Beason Re-Opens Recruiting Process Hours After Picking Up Texas Longhorns Offer

    Author: Taylor Estes / Source: Scout.com 4-star wide receiver Marquez Beason is the latest 2019 prospect to pick up...

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    Four-Star WR Marquez Beason Lands Texas Offer

    Author: Jason Higdon / Source: Scout.com Dallas (Texas) Bishop Dunne standout wide receiver Marquez Beason made an early pledge...

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    Dallas Cowboys: Ryan Switzer impresses at rookie minicamp

    Author: Steven Mullenax / Source: The Landry Hat Following the conclusion of Dallas Cowboys’ rookie minicamp, one former NFL...

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    Are the Dallas Cowboys one elite receiver away from a Super Bowl?

    Author: Ray Valverde / Source: The Landry Hat For the Dallas Cowboys every year is a Super Bowl or...

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    Lucky Whitehead “All For Competition” With New Draft Pick Switzer

    Source: Dallas Cowboys FRISCO, Texas – When the Cowboys drafted Ryan Switzer out of North Carolina in...

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    Oklahoma Sooners Football Recruiting: Is OU the favorite to land 4-Star WR Jaylen Waddle?

    Author: Kartik Rajendran / Source: Crimson And Cream Machine Student Sports Although the Oklahoma Sooners didn’t make the cut...

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    Are the Dallas Cowboys still in the market for a free agent?

    Author: Kip Gaudette / Source: The Landry Hat Are the Dallas Cowboys still in the market for a free...

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    A Successful 2017 NFL Draft Leaves Big Impact on Program

    Author: Zach Harig / Source: Scout.com The 2017 NFL Draft was filled with big names. For the Toledo Football...

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    Do the Dallas Cowboys have a logjam at receiver?

    Author: Tim Kohut / Source: The Landry Hat The Dallas Cowboys selected just two offensive players in the 2017...

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    Ezekiel Elliott Was ‘No. 1 Agent’ for Cowboys to Draft Noah Brown

    Author: Timothy Rapp / Source: Bleacher Report The Dallas Cowboys selected Ohio State wide receiver Noah Brown with the...

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    Pentagon: Academy athletes must serve before going pro

    Source: Washington Post FILE – In this March 4, 2017, file photo, Air Force wide receiver Jalen...

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    OU football: Former OU receiver, Jaguars draftee Westbrook returns for Sooners Choice Awards

    Author: Ryan Aber / Source: NewsOK.com Former OU receiver Dede Westbrook was in Oklahoma City on Monday night for...

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    Cowboys land pair of 2018 commitments

    Author: John Helsley / Source: NewsOK.com Tulsa Union wide receiver C.J. Moore, right, announced Monday his commitment to Oklahoma...

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    Dallas Cowboys List Of UDFA Signees Include 2 QBs

    Source: cbslocal.com during the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft at the Philadelphia Museum of Art...

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    NFL Draft 2017: Dallas Cowboys take Pope John alum Noah Brown: A closer look (PHOTOS)

    Author: Matt Stypulkoski | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com / Source: NJ.com Former Pope John standout and Ohio State...

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    NFL Draft 2017 Results: Reviewing This Year’s Worst Picks

    Author: Marcus Mosher / Source: Bleacher Report The 2017 draft has come and gone, and now it’s time to...

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    Westbrook, Perine, Evans Picked on Day Three

    Author: Mike Houck / Source: OU Athletics NORMAN — Three University of Oklahoma players were selected ono the final...

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    Labriola on Day 2 of the NFL Draft

    Author: Bob Labriola / Source: steelers.com On Day 2, the Steelers added a combative WR, a cover-corner, and Le’Veon’s...

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    Ohio State WR Noah Brown taken by Dallas Cowboys in seventh round of 2017 NFL Draft

    Author: Ben Axelrod / Source: Land of 10 As it turns out, Noah Brown will catch on in the...

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    How 4th-Round Pick Ryan Switzer Fits Into A Deep Cowboys Receiving Group

    Author: Rob Phillips / Source: Dallas Cowboys FRISCO, Texas – A full breakdown of the Cowboys’ fourth-round draft pick...

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    Former OU wide receiver Dede Westbrook gets the call from Jacksonville Jaguars

    Author: Bob Przybylo / Source: Scout.com Former OU wide receiver Dede Westbrook got the call from Jacksonville in the...

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    Takkarist McKinley says ‘fine me later’ after giving the most emotional speech of the NFL Draft

    Author: Andre Vergara / Source: FOX Sports The Tennessee Titans selected Western Michigan wide receiver Corey Davis with the...

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    2-Cent Mock: DallasCowboys.com Writers’ Final Personalized Mock Drafts

    Source: Dallas Cowboys FRISCO, Texas — The NFL Draft is finally here. Almost time to find out...

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    Todd McShay’s final Mock Draft: Eagles take Clemson WR Mike Williams

    Author: Matt Lombardo | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com / Source: NJ.com Clemson’s Mike Williams pulls in a touchdown...

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    NFL Draft Preview #2-Pro Day Movers

    Author: Robert Allen / Source: Scout.com They weren’t at the NFL Combine, but don’t be surprised to see the...

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    USC WR JuJu Smith-Schuster says Cowboys have intense interest

    Source: Dallas Cowboys After re-signing both Brice Butler and Terrance Williams to new deals, there’s no way...

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    2019 WR Theo Wease decommits from OU

    Author: Bob Przybylo / Source: Scout.com And then there were none. Oklahoma has lost its only commitment for the...

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    Dallas Cowboys: Who would be the biggest draft surprise?

    Author: Carl Daley / Source: The Landry Hat The Dallas Cowboys could find themselves selecting a surprise player in...

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    Are the Dallas Cowboys planning for life without Dez Bryant?

    Source: The Landry Hat Are the Dallas Cowboys silently making moves or not making them to prepare...

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    Oklahoma Sooners Football Recruiting: Sooners Make Top 7 for IMG WR Joshua Moore

    Author: Graham Dudley / Source: Crimson And Cream Machine Joshua Moore Joshua Moore is apparently enjoying his recruiting process....

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    Patriots’ rookie draft class last year set high bar

    Author: Adam Kurkjian / Source: Boston Herald Credit: John Wilcox Dial it back a year and the names hold...

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    OU football journal: Motley ends spring with a bang

    Author: Ryan Aber / Source: NewsOK.com Oklahoma sophomore cornerback Parnell Motley makes a play in the Sooners’ spring game...

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    Junior Highlight Video and Analysis of Four-Star WR Tommy Bush

    Author: Greg Powers / Source: Scout.com Scout goes inside the film room to break down junior highlights of four-star...

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    Andre Johnson Hangs up his Cleats as a Houston Texan

    Author: Patrick Starr / Source: Scout.com The Houston Texans honored former wide receiver Andre Johnson by signing him to...

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    Possible Pick: Ohio State’s Samuel Among The Draft’s Most Versatile RBs

    Author: Rob Phillips / Source: Dallas Cowboys (Editor’s Note: With less than one month until the start of the...

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    NFL Draft: 5 the Cleveland Browns Might Be Down On

    Author: Jared Mueller / Source: Scout.com As the NFL Draft draws closer, there are some talented players that the...

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    Scarlet Defeats Gray 38-31 Behind Joe Burrow in 2017 Ohio State Spring Game

    Author: Tim Daniels / Source: Bleacher Report Joe Maiorana-USA TODAY Sports Ohio State’s offensive skill was on full display...

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    Breaking Down the Top 10 Highest Rated Wide Receivers in the Midlands Region

    Author: Greg Powers / Source: Scout.com Who are the highest rated wide receivers in the Midlands region before the...

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    Dallas Cowboys: 4 Second-Round Options In 2017 NFL Draft

    Author: Stephen Forsha/FanSided via NFL Spin Zone / Source: FOX Sports The Dallas Cowboys have had some success drafting...

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    Spring Game Rosters Now Expected Friday

    Author: Robert Allen / Source: Scout.com A lot was going on in both the football and athletics offices at...

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    OU Football and Basketball Hoping for Grad Transfer Help

    Author: Bob Przybylo / Source: Scout.com   Oklahoma has fared well in the graduate transfer department. Wide receiver has...

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    Cowboys Players, Coaches Show Up To Honor Romo During His Day As A Mav

    Author: Rob Phillips / Source: Dallas Cowboys DALLAS – Tony Romo wore No. 9 once more Tuesday night. It...

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    Oklahoma football: Sooners to play annual spring game

    Author: Staff Reports / Source: OUDaily.com GAMEDAY CENTRAL Sophomore quarterback Kyler Murray searches the field during last year’s spring...

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    2-Cent Mock: Check Out The Staff Writers’ Personalized Cowboys Mock Drafts

    Source: Dallas Cowboys FRISCO, Texas — The NFL Draft is less than three weeks away, and for...

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    Position Series: Cowboys Primed To Enjoy Rare Continuity At Receiver

    Author: David Helman / Source: Dallas Cowboys (Editor’s Note: April is here, which means the first wave of free...

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    In-depth NFL draft analysis: Tight ends

    Author: John Holler / Source: Scout.com The Minnesota Vikings very well could select one from a deep class of...

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    In-depth NFL draft analysis: Wide receivers

    Author: John Holler / Source: Scout.com While the Minnesota Vikings have stated a desire to add some deep speed...

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    OU unfiltered: Jeffery Mead

    Author: Bob Przybylo / Source: Scout.com Bob Przybylo/Scout Sooners Illustrated goes Unfiltered with OU wide receiver Jeffery Mead. Can...

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    Former Ohio State WR James Clark transferring to Virginia Tech: Report

    Author: Bill Landis / Source: cleveland.com Former Ohio State receiver James Clark is heading to Virginia Tech as a...

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    OSU football: Wide receivers have Cowboys thinking big in 2017

    Source: OSU Sports Extra James Washington returns to lead OSU’s receiving corps after compiling 71 receptions for...

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    Dallas Cowboys: How Michael Irvin is molding future playmakers

    Author: Steven Mullenax / Source: The Landry Hat Former Dallas Cowboys legend and Hall of Fame wide receiver Michael...

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    OU spring practice: Catching up with the Sooners after spring break

    Source: OU Sports Extra Oklahoma wide receiver Jeffery Mead catches a pass during his team’s practice on...

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    Oklahoma football: Sooners searching for new source of production at receiver

    Author: Kelli Stacy / Source: OUDaily.com Going into spring practice, Oklahoma is facing the same issue they were a...

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    Should the Denver Broncos Kick the Tires on Anquan Boldin?

    Author: Will Keys / Source: Scout.com As a general rule of thumb, it’s a good idea to pass up...

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    Raiders, WR/KR Patterson agree on contract

    Raiders, WR/KR Patterson agree on contract. The Oakland Raiders have signed former Minnesota Vikings wide receiver/kick returner Cordarrelle Patterson, the team announced Monday night. A source told ESPN's Josina Anderson the deal is for two years. Patterson, 25, flourished early in his Vikings career but flailed in offensive coordinator Norv Turner's system for two seasons...

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    Pryor not concerned about uncertainty surrounding Redskins

    Pryor signed a one-year deal with the Redskins last week hours after Cousins signed his franchise tender, and the day after the team fired general manager Scot McCloughan. Pryor wants Cousins to be the one throwing him the ball, but he doesn’t need that after what the versatile receiver went through with the...

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    Dallas Cowboys Draft 2017: 7-Round Mock Draft After Opening Week Of Free Agency

    Dallas Cowboys Draft 2017: 7-Round Mock Draft After Opening Week Of Free Agency. It's time the Cowboys thought about getting younger and more athletic at tight end. Hodges has only been playing organized football since his junior year in high school, but there's no questioning his athleticism and upside. Lewis plays hard and competes on...

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    Pro-Day Tour: Washington CB Sidney Jones Injured; WR John Ross Impresses

    Pro-Day Tour: Washington CB Sidney Jones Injured; WR John Ross Impresses. Top picks: WR John Ross III, CB Sidney Jones, CB Kevin King, S Budda Baker, TE Darrell Daniels Possible Cowboy fits: Little needs to be said about what Ross can do to bolster Dallas’ up-and-coming offense, and more needs to be said...

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    Terrance Williams, Cowboys agree on four-year deal, sources say

    Terrance Williams, Cowboys agree on four-year deal, sources say. The Dallas Cowboys have agreed to terms with wide receiver Terrance Williams on a four-year deal, sources told ESPN. Former Eagles cornerback Nolan Carroll has agreed to join the Cowboys on a three-year, $10 million deal, sources confirmed. The deal is worth $17 million, with $9.5...

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    How does the Brandin Cooks trade compare to other marquee wide receiver deals?

    New Orleans sent Cooks and a fourth-round pick (118th overall) to the Patriots for two picks, one in the first round (32nd overall) and another in the third round (103rd overall). Now that we know what the Saints received for Cooks, let's compare it to some other recent trades involving wide receivers. Considering Harvin...

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    Dallas Cowboys: Terrance Williams Shows Uncommon Loyalty

    Dallas Cowboys: Terrance Williams Shows Uncommon Loyalty. While many players are trying to cash in as much as possible, Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Terrance Williams showed loyalty, taking less to stay home. The team. The team. A starter since his rookie season, the former third-round pick out of Baylor was a free agent for just a...

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    Minnesota Vikings have merely plugged leaks in free agency

    Minnesota Vikings have merely plugged leaks in free agency. As the first three days of full free agency have come and gone, Minnesota Vikings fans are asking one another a very similar question – what’s going on here? If the Vikings have built an M.O. under General Manager Rick Spielman, punctuated by head coach Mike...

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    Brandin Cooks trade: What type of receiver are the New England Patriots getting?

    Brandin Cooks trade: What type of receiver are the New England Patriots getting?. Playing what appeared to be a deep zone coverage, McCourty and Duron Harmon gave up a 45-yard touchdown to Brandin Cooks in the first quarter that night. Bill Belichick sought out Cooks for a handshake after the game. So what type of...

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    Sources: WR Pryor signs 1-year Redskins deal

    Sources: WR Pryor signs 1-year Redskins deal. The Washington Redskins have signed wide receiver Terrelle Pryor Sr., the team announced Friday. Sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter that the sides had agreed to a one-year, $8 million contract. Cleveland decided against using the franchise tag on Pryor, which would have paid the wide receiver $15.682 million...

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    OSU Football: Cowboys Going Through Spring Practices, Host Pro Day

    OSU Football: Cowboys Going Through Spring Practices, Host Pro Day. Mike Gundy’s team will practice for a few weeks and scrimmage on April 15th. Senior Ramon Richards has moved from cornerback to safety, although he’ll rotate in to help at corner if needed. Junior Kenneth Edison-McGruder has switched from safety to star linebacker and receiver...

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    Alshon Jeffery, Torrey Smith signings fire up Carson Wentz and Eagles players

    Alshon Jeffery, Torrey Smith signings fire up Carson Wentz and Eagles players. It didn't take long for Eagles players to react to the news of wide receivers Alshon Jeffery and Torrey Smith signing on the first day of NFL free agency Thursday afternoon. "Wow," one player texted NJ Advance Media early Thursday evening....

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    Dallas Cowboys Free Agency: Replacing Terrance Williams

    Dallas Cowboys Free Agency: Replacing Terrance Williams. The Dallas Cowboys will be looking to build up their roster as the 2017 NFL free agency period begins. The Dallas Cowboys are heading into free agency with several players contracts expiring. The Cowboys will have some big questions that will need to be answered during this period...

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    NFL free agency tracker: Dolphins keep WR Kenny Stills

    Report: 49ers to land LB Malcolm Smith Oakland Raiders linebacker Malcolm Smith is expected to make a jump to the other Bay Area team by joining the San Francisco 49ers at the start of free agency, according to NFL Network. Quick take: The quarterback market is taking shape, as one fewer team has...

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    Positions the Dallas Cowboys must focus on in the NFL Draft

    Positions the Dallas Cowboys must focus on in the NFL Draft. This year’s NFL Draft class just finished up at the scouting combine and they did not disappoint. There are some specific positions that have tremendous depth heading into the event and that should help the Dallas Cowboys land productive players with their late...

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    Sooners Show Their Pro Potential

    After not being invited to the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine, Evans used Wednesday to prove he belongs among the best linebackers in this year’s draft class. He turned in a three-cone drill time of 7.03 seconds that would have been in the top 10 among linebackers at the combine, and then impressed yet...

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    Dallas Cowboys agree to one-year deal with Brice Butler; A necessary evil

    Dallas Cowboys agree to one-year deal with Brice Butler; A necessary evil. The Dallas Cowboys agree to a one-year deal with pending free agent wide receiver Brice Butler. The first penny has dropped for the Dallas Cowboys in free agency. The financials of the contract have yet to be disclosed. According to ESPN staff writer Jean-Jacques...

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    Dallas Cowboys Free Agency Rumors: DeSean Jackson, Kenny Britt

    Dallas Cowboys Free Agency Rumors: DeSean Jackson, Kenny Britt. With the start of free agency on the horizon, rumors about the Dallas Cowboys being interested in wide receivers DeSean Jackson and Kenny Britt emerge. The Cowboys brass have gone on record saying they simply prefer to build their roster through the draft. But with several...

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    Cowboys Re-sign Brice Butler, Helping Stabilize Wide Receiver Depth

    Cowboys Re-sign Brice Butler, Helping Stabilize Wide Receiver Depth. FRISCO, Texas – The Cowboys have re-signed Brice Butler on the eve of free agency, keeping the four-year veteran receiver in Dallas. Terms of the deal have not yet been disclosed. Arriving in a 2015 trade with the Oakland Raiders, Butler has appeared in 23 games...

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    New England Patriots, Dallas Cowboys interested in DeSean Jackson

    New England Patriots, Dallas Cowboys interested in DeSean Jackson. March 7 (UPI) -- Flashy wide receiver DeSean Jackson could potentially move to his third different team in the NFC East. A "person with knowledge of the situation" counted the New England Patriots and Dallas Cowboys among possible suitors for the Washington Redskins free agent,...

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    NFL Free Agency Rumors: DeSean Jackson to Eagles or Dallas Cowboys?

    NFL Free Agency Rumors: DeSean Jackson to Eagles or Dallas Cowboys?. If the Eagles do indeed want receiver DeSean Jackson, they are going to have some serious competition to get him -- including from a team in their own division. According to the Washington Post, there are four teams currently bidding for Jackson, and...

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    Dallas Cowboys: Is Terrance Williams worth $8 million in Big D?

    Dallas Cowboys: Is Terrance Williams worth $8 million in Big D?. With the new league year starting on March 9th, Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Terrance Williams will hit free agency. The Dallas Cowboys could be shopping for a new number two wide receiver. It looks like quarterback Tony Romo isn’t the only high-profile player to...

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    Mailbag: Finding The Cowboys’ Ideal CB? Addressing WR Before Draft?

    Mailbag: Finding The Cowboys' Ideal CB? With our defensive scheme and makeup on the team, what is our perfect defensive back? We've seen this "bend don't break" D for a few years, but is that due to personnel or design? There are several quality defensive backs in this draft so I'd just look in that...

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    2017 NFL Free Agency: Teams with the most at stake

    Quarterback Tony Romo -- presuming he is eventually released by the Cowboys -- is the obvious big-name target, but the Broncos could be active in free agency at a number of positions. Elway does not want to let the Broncos become just another franchise on his watch. That's why they are among the teams...

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    Eagles free-agent lowdown: Receivers to consider

    After spending the last week in Indianapolis for the scouting combine, Eagles executives and coaches return to Philadelphia this week to begin making major changes to the roster. The NFL's legal tampering period opens Tuesday at noon and the new league year begins Thursday at 4 p.m., when free agents can begin signing...

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    AP Source: 49ers to release wide receiver Torrey Smith

    AP Source: 49ers to release wide receiver Torrey Smith. A person with direct knowledge of the decision on Monday confirmed the move on condition of anonymity because the 49ers hadn’t formally announced a decision to part ways with Smith. Smith later thanked the 49ers on his Instagram account for his time in San Francisco. I’d...

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    Mailbag: Tight End Option In Round 2? Andy Jones’ Potential At Receiver?

    Andy Jones’ Potential At Receiver?. Given the reports about Rico Gathers’ improvement on the practice squad, I was wondering if the same could be said of Andy Jones? And if so, does Andy Jones have a shot at the No. Usually, guys on the practice squad for a year have a tough time even making...

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    NFL free agency rumors: Eagles interested in Terrelle Pryor, report says

    NFL free agency rumors: Eagles interested in Terrelle Pryor, report says. As free agency is set to open Thursday and legal tampering across the league beginning on Tuesday, the Eagles have shown interest in former Cleveland Browns wide receiver Terrelle Pryor, according to a report by Cleveland.com's Mary Kay Cabot. If the Eagles are...

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    Dallas Cowboys: NFL Scouting Combine results reveal possible draft targets

    The deepest positions include pass rusher, wide receiver, tight end, and cornerback. This tight end class is big on offensive capabilities but most players struggled to be effective blockers. If the Cowboys want to find a successor for tight end Jason Witten, I do not believe he is in this draft. Ross ran the fastest...

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    OU football: Offensive storylines entering OU’s spring practice

    OU football: Offensive storylines entering OU's spring practice. As the only other scholarship quarterback on the roster, Austin Kendall was the automatic backup, and the true freshman got some work in during garbage time of blowout games. This time around, the Sooners have a robust rotation behind Mayfield. The former Texas A&M quarterback is spending...

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    Jeremy Kerley agrees to 3-year, $10.5M deal with 49ers

    Jeremy Kerley agrees to 3-year, $10.5M deal with 49ers. Wide receiver Jeremy Kerley has agreed to a three-year deal with the San Francisco 49ers, the team announced Saturday. The deal is worth $10.5 million, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter and Adam Caplan. As we learned more and more about him, it became obvious his teammates...

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    John Ross Runs 4.22 40-Yard Dash at NFL Combine, Breaks Chris Johnson’s Record

    John Ross Runs 4.22 40-Yard Dash at NFL Combine, Breaks Chris Johnson's Record. Washington Huskies wide receiver John Ross officially broke Chris Johnson's long-standing 40-yard-dash record Saturday at the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis with a speedy sprint that took all of 4.22 seconds, per NFL.com's College Football 24/7 on Twitter. The NFL's official...

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    Dallas Cowboys: A potential landing spot for Alshon Jeffery?

    A writer for NFL.com would love to see the Dallas Cowboys land big time free agent wide receiver Alshon Jeffery to pair alongside Dez Bryant. Both Williams and Butler are now free agents. The Cowboys could always opt to try and re-sign their own free agents. But they will also likely look to the draft...

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    NFL Combine: Cowboys Doing Homework On This Year’s WR Class

    INDIANPOLIS – It’s too soon to rule anything out, but it seems like a good bet the Cowboys might need to prepare for life without Terrance Williams. The 27-year-old receiver is set to hit free agency next week, and the Cowboys seem unlikely to win a bidding war for his services. Williams isn’t exactly...

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    Brandon Marshall Released by New York Jets

    Brandon Marshall Released by New York Jets. Marshall, 32, spent the last two seasons in New York. A year removed from a Pro Bowl appearance, Marshall posted his worst full-season numbers since his rookie year, finishing with 59 receptions, 788 yards and three touchdowns in 2016. New York quarterbacks threw an NFL-high 25 interceptions and...

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    2017 NFL Combine: Mike Williams, Dede Westbrook have formal meetings with Eagles

    2017 NFL Combine: Mike Williams, Dede Westbrook have formal meetings with Eagles. Williams, 6-foot-3, 225 pounds, is projected to go in the first 10 picks of the NFL Draft. The Eagles draft No. Williams finished his time at Clemson with 177 catches for 2,727 yards and 21 touchdowns. In addition to Williams, the Eagles also had...

  • Local College Sports
    Junior Highlights and Analysis of Scout Top 100 WR Jalen Preston

    There is no doubt that Manvel (Texas) phenom Jalen Preston is one of the top players in the state. He takes no plays off and makes things happen in all phases of the game. http://www.scout.com/player/196586-jalen-preston Evaluation Notes: Preston will project as a wide receiver on the next level, but playing on one of the...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Could the Dallas Cowboys chase another restricted free agent this offseason?

    Could the Dallas Cowboys chase another restricted free agent this offseason?. After signing defensive end Benson Mayowa away from the Oakland Raiders last year, could the Dallas Cowboys chase another restricted free agent this offseason? One such potential “Blue Light Special” was Oakland Raiders’ defensive end Benson Mayowa, who was a restricted free agent...

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    First look: OU in 2017

    First look: OU in 2017. Returning starters on defense (8) DE Neville Gallimore (RS Soph. His season was ended in Week 2 in 2015 and before the season in 2016. Either way, Lincoln Riley is ready to make this spot matter again. – Suspended for the first half of 2016 season, Lampkin showed what he could...

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    Dallas Cowboys Free Agency: Is Kenny Stills a perfect addition?

    Dallas Cowboys Free Agency: Is Kenny Stills a perfect addition?. Could former Miami Dolphin and current free agent wide receiver Kenny Stills be the perfect addition to the Dallas Cowboys roster? With 21 members of their 2016 roster scheduled to hit free agency soon, the Dallas Cowboys have several potential voids to fill. Those players...

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    Dolphins’ WR Stills To Receive High Offers

    Dolphins' WR Stills To Receive High Offers. Kenny Stills expected to receive offers of $12 annually in free agency As we all are well aware by now, Dolphins deep threat Kenny Stills will be a Free Agent come March 9th. This, of course, barring a re-signing with the Miami Dolphins. Over the past 2 months,...

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    Dallas Cowboys: 3 Affordable Free Agent Receivers

    Dallas Cowboys: 3 Affordable Free Agent Receivers. Since the Dallas Cowboys are in the market for a new starting receiver, here are three affordable veteran free agents that could do the job. The Dallas Cowboys starting receiver, Terrance Williams, is set to hit free agency this March. And $8M per season is far too much...

  • Local College Sports
    Dede Westbrook’s pick for the Sooners’ next playmaker at wide receiver is …

    Dede Westbrook's pick for the Sooners' next playmaker at wide receiver is .... Oklahoma Sooners wide receiver Dede Westbrook catches a pass during warm ups before the Allstate Sugar Bowl between the Oklahoma Sooners and the Auburn Tigers in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans on Monday, January 02, 2017. The Biletnikoff Award...

  • Local College Sports
    Theo Wease gets 2019 rolling for OU

    No matter how high a recruit is on a school, it just usually doesn’t make sense for a prospect to visit both of a school’s junior days. So when Oklahoma was getting a return trip from Allen (Texas) High wide receiver Theo Wease, yea, it felt like something was up. http://www.scout.com/player/209590-theo-wease?s=73 Wease, a four-star...

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    Dallas Cowboys: Top free agency, NFL draft needs for 2017

    Dallas Cowboys: Top free agency, NFL draft needs for 2017. Meantime, the Cowboys have at least three of their own free agents who are keepers -- guard Ronald Leary and defensive backs Barry Church and Morris Claiborne. Terrance Williams and Brice Butler are free agents. Morris Claiborne and Brandon Carr are both coming off their...

  • Local College Sports
    Minnesota Vikings WR Charles Johnson: Teddy Bridgewater ‘coming along well’

    Minnesota Vikings WR Charles Johnson: Teddy Bridgewater ‘coming along well’. Tom Dahlin/Viking Update Receiver Charles Johnson has talked with Minnesota Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater and says he is “coming along well” in his rehab, along with offering a few other insights. But about six months after Bridgewater went down with his serious knee injury...

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    Dallas Cowboys’ free agency, draft shopping list

    Dallas Cowboys' free agency, draft shopping list. Meantime, the Cowboys have at least three of their own free agents who are keepers -- guard Ronald Leary and defensive backs Barry Church and Morris Claiborne. Terrance Williams and Brice Butler are free agents. Morris Claiborne and Brandon Carr are both coming off their best seasons, but...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Maybe Cowboys should go Dak-friendly and draft wide receiver at No. 28

    Maybe Cowboys should go Dak-friendly and draft wide receiver at No. Now the Cowboys come upon the 2017 draft with an offense revving and still with upside. Back-sliding at wide receiver with Prescott so good at spreading the ball round to a variety of weapons may be sacrilege. Reuter: “If the Cowboys don’t see any...

  • Local College Sports
    Theo Wease to Oklahoma: Sooners Land 4-Star WR Prospect

    Theo Wease to Oklahoma: Sooners Land 4-Star WR Prospect. Scout.com 4-star wide receiver Theo Wease took to Twitter on Sunday to announce his commitment to Oklahoma: Listed at 6'2" and 189 pounds, he's among the highest-profile early commits of the 2019 class. Scout.com currently lists him as a 4-star recruit, though there are no...

  • Local College Sports
    OU lands two 2019 wide receiver commits, Theo Wease and Arjei Henderson

    OU lands two 2019 wide receiver commits, Theo Wease and Arjei Henderson. OU is on the board for 2019 in a major way with commitments from Theo Wease and Arjei Henderson. All the focus for Oklahoma on Sunday seemed to be the 2018 class with the Sooners second junior day of the 2018 recruiting...

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    Four-Star WR Tommy Bush with Tons of Offers

    Four-Star WR Tommy Bush with Tons of Offers. Schertz (Texas) Samuel Clemens wide receiver Tommy Bush will visit Texas on February 25th for junior day. The 6-foot-5, 190-pound standout checks in as the No 10 ranked WR in Texas for the class of 2018. Wide receiver Tommy Bush is one of the most heavily recruited...

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    Free Agent Overview: Butler Flashed Big-Play Ability In 2nd Year With Cowboys

    Free Agent Overview: Butler Flashed Big-Play Ability In 2nd Year With Cowboys. He has appeared in 23 regular-season games over the last two seasons, mostly as a reserve wideout, playing 688 of a possible 2079 offensive snaps (33.1 percent). He has 28 catches as a Cowboy for 477 yards and three touchdowns. Cowboys Highlight: The...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Can WR John Ross Injury Draft-Day-Deliver Him To Cowboys?

    But Ross might just be the best of them all. In this play, we see Ross’ ability at the line of scrimmage. A well-placed football leads to a deep touchdown reception for Ross. However, it is his adjustment to the ball in the air that makes the play so impressive. Going back to Ross’ ability at...

  • Local College Sports
    Oklahoma surges to Red River Rivalry win as Texas’s defensive woes persist

    Oklahoma surges to Red River Rivalry win as Texas’s defensive woes persist. The Sooners avenged last season’s loss to the Longhorns and have now won five of the last seven meetings in the storied rivalry. You have to believe that the defense, under a coach known for defense in Bob Stoops, will continue to...

  • Local Pro Sports
    The Dallas Cowboys should not pursue Pierre Garcon

    The Dallas Cowboys should not pursue Pierre Garcon. But one answer is not signing free agent wide receiver Pierre Garcon. At least one, if not both, of these Dallas receivers will probably hit the open market. If so, would Garcon be a reasonably priced alternative? So Garcon is likely drawing more eyes than he typically would. MUST...

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    Dez Bryant Feeling “Rejuvenated” For 2017; Already in Offseason Mode

    Dez Bryant Feeling “Rejuvenated” For 2017; Already in Offseason Mode. That’s at least how wide receiver Dez Bryant views things now that the football season has officially ended for all the Dallas players. Bryant was one of seven Cowboys in Sunday night’s Pro Bowl, meaning all games with a Star on the helmet have...

  • Local College Sports
    Oklahoma football: Dede Westbrook was arrested twice on domestic violence charges before coming to OU

    Oklahoma football: Dede Westbrook was arrested twice on domestic violence charges before coming to OU. Oklahoma wide receiver Dede Westbrook was arrested twice on domestic violence complaints before coming to OU, according to a story published Sunday by the Tulsa World. Before his improbable rise from nowhere — before he won the Biletnikoff Award,...

  • Local College Sports
    To Pay or Not to Pay: Miami Dolphins WR Kenny Stills

    Perhaps the most interesting off-season decision facing the Miami Dolphins is whether or not they will re-sign WR Kenny Stills. Stills had a fantastic season this year, becoming the deep threat the team hoped he would be for QB Ryan Tannehill, making big time catches at the right moments to ice games. Stills is...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Five Cowboys free agents most likely to depart: WR Terrance Williams could find bigger contract elsewhere

    Five Cowboys free agents most likely to depart: WR Terrance Williams could find bigger contract elsewhere. The free agency period for NFL players begins at 3 p.m. March 9, and the Dallas Cowboys won't try or be able to re-sign all 18 of their unrestricted free agents. Over a five-day period, we're counting down...

  • Local College Sports
    OU football: Dede Westbrook gives Sooners recruit advice in chance meeting at Dallas shopping mall

    CEDAR HILL, Texas—Tuesday afternoon, walking around Nordstrom in Northpark Mall in Dallas, Cedar Hill (Texas) wide receiver Charleston Rambo ran into one of the players he hopes to replace. Dede Westbrook gave Rambo some encouraging words during their chance encounter. He stuck with the Sooners, who he committed to in March, after a late...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooners should be fine out wide

    Westbrook, a four-star juco transfer wide receiver, signed with Oklahoma two signing days ago listed at 6-feet, 175 pounds. Brown, a four-star juco transfer wide receiver, signed with Oklahoma listed at 5-11, 170. “His quickness and speed is very similar to Dede's,” OU coach Bob Stoops said at during his National Signing Day press...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Dallas Cowboys’ top high school recruits

    x This video is not available. This video may have expired or is otherwise not available. x This video is geo-restricted. Ads keep our content free for all to enjoy so please turn off any ad blockers to keep watching. x Michael Irvin has a story to tell, and it may or may not make former...

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    Oklahoma Sooners Football Recruiting: WR Cedarian Lamb Signs With OU

    Oklahoma Sooners Football Recruiting: WR Cedarian Lamb Signs With OU. Lamb possesses the body and leaping ability to be an elite jump-ball receiver at the next level. Lamb is someone who — as long as he applies himself — can play on Sundays after three or four years in Norman. I expect him to compete...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Dallas Cowboys Offseason Plans: Three Burning Questions

    Dallas will be making a ton of decisions in regards to their wide receiving corps this offseason. They will see two of their role players, Terrance Williams and Brice Butler hit free agency. It is unknown what their market value will be and if any teams are interested enough to overpay for either receiver...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Dallas Cowboys sign WR Uzoma Nwachukwu to futures contract

    Dallas Cowboys sign WR Uzoma Nwachukwu to futures contract. The Dallas Cowboys continued filling out their roster on Tuesday, signing wide receiver Uzoma Nwachukwu to a reserve/futures contract, according to Drew Davison for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. An undrafted free agent out of Texas A&M in 2013, Nwachukwu has spent time on the practice...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Dallas Cowboys sign CFL star kick returner Quincy McDuffie

    Dallas Cowboys sign CFL star kick returner Quincy McDuffie. The Dallas Cowboys have agreed to sign Canadian Football League wide receiver and kick returner Quincy McDuffie, according to his agent Brett Tessler. It’s an agreement in principal, since NFL teams can’t sign CFL players until Feb. 14 according to USA Today. The Cowboys worked out...

  • Local College Sports
    Ryan Jones to Oklahoma: Sooners Land 4-Star WR Prospect

    Ryan Jones to Oklahoma: Sooners Land 4-Star WR Prospect. Scout.com Wide receiver prospect Ryan Jones committed to Oklahoma on Saturday, announcing the decision on Twitter: The Charlotte, North Carolina, native is a 4-star recruit and is the No. 1-ranked receiver in his home state, according to Scout. In terms of national rankings, he's the 50th-ranked...

  • Local Pro Sports
    NFL Draft Primer: Wide receivers the Cowboys should target

    NFL Draft Primer: Wide receivers the Cowboys should target. But Dallas also has another reason why they target size. The Cowboys are specifically looking for receivers who can win in the intermediate to the deep portion of the field, so size and speed are required to play on the outside. But what else do they...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Extra Lucky: Cowboys WR Lucky Whitehead surprises his mom with a new car

    Extra Lucky: Cowboys WR Lucky Whitehead surprises his mom with a new car. Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Lucky Whitehead had a solid second season, contributing to the 13-3 Cowboys with kick returns, receiving and rushing when his number was called. For a former undrafted free agent out of FAU, Whitehead is doing pretty good...

  • Local College Sports
    Oklahoma Sooners Football: Is OU on the Verge of Signing Its Best WR Class Ever?

    As National Signing Day looms, the Sooners are hoping to add to a potent wide receiver class that features a pair of four-star prospects out of Texas — Cedarian (CeeDee) Lamb and Charleston Rambo — still holding strong to their commitments, along with the highly touted JUCO standout Marquise Brown already on...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Dallas Cowboys Free Agency: Terrance Williams or Brice Butler?

    Dallas Cowboys Free Agency: Terrance Williams or Brice Butler?. With two free agent wide receivers that are very similar, the Dallas Cowboys must likely decide between Brice Butler or Terrance Williams this offseason. The other side includes thirty teams that are looking towards free agency in 2017. So here we are, dissecting the in-house free...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant added to Pro Bowl roster

    Dallas Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant is headed to Pro Bowl as a replacement for Atlanta Falcons receiver Julio Jones. Jones can't play in the game because the Falcons are in the Super Bowl, opening the door for Bryant to make his third appearance in the Pro Bowl. Bryant will make it a full Cowboys...

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    Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant named to his third Pro Bowl

    Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant named to his third Pro Bowl. For the 13th consecutive season and for the 40th time in the last 28 seasons, an Oklahoma State Cowboy has earned a spot in the NFL Pro Bowl, as receiver Dez Bryant was added to the NFC roster. Bryant, appearing in his third Pro...

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    Oklahoma State football: A look at the Cowboys’ defensive ends

    Oklahoma State football: A look at the Cowboys' defensive ends. Last season Aside from the run game, Oklahoma State’s hole at defensive end was the largest area of concern entering the season. And while OSU’s rotation at the position did not replace the production of Emmanuel Ogbah and Jimmy Bean entirely, a few players...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Broncos WR, SMU alum Emmanuel Sanders thinks Denver could potentially win Super Bowl with Tony Romo

    Broncos WR, SMU alum Emmanuel Sanders thinks Denver could potentially win Super Bowl with Tony Romo. Ever since Dak Prescott burst onto the NFL scene and took over as the Dallas Cowboys' starting quarterback, the lingering question has been what's next for Tony Romo? Will he end up somewhere else? A Super Bowl run with...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Mason Crosby missed first field goal of NFC title game and Cowboys WR Lucky Whitehead was not amused

    Mason Crosby missed first field goal of NFC title game and Cowboys WR Lucky Whitehead was not amused. The Dallas Cowboys and their fans had their hearts ripped out last week when Green Bay Packers kicker Mason Crosby hit two 50-plus-yard field goals to defeat the Cowboys and send the Pack to the...

  • Local College Sports
    Oklahoma State recruiting: Cowboys recruit Shamond Greenwood brings size to receiving group

    Oklahoma State recruiting: Cowboys recruit Shamond Greenwood brings size to receiving group. Miller, the head coach at Lakeview Centennial High School in Garland, Texas could see the athleticism, body control and all the traits that would translate onto the gridiron as he watched Shamond Greenwood play in an eighth grade basketball game that...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Cris Carter: Dallas Cowboys should trade Tony Romo for J.J. Watt

    Cris Carter: Dallas Cowboys should trade Tony Romo for J.J. Watt. @criscarter80: The Cowboys should try to trade Tony Romo for J.J. Watt. pic.twitter.com/AOJNPtGnX7 "I'd try to pull off a deal for J.J. Watt," Carter said. I'd try to get J.J. Watt. Watt." The Cowboys’ season may be over, but they’re...

  • Local College Sports
    Oklahoma football: A look at the Sooners’ wide receiver/tight end positions

    Oklahoma football: A look at the Sooners' wide receiver/tight end positions. Westbrook set school marks for most receiving yards in a game (232 against Texas) and most touchdown receptions in a season (17). Lewis caught the second-most passes from a wide receiver with 32 receptions for 388 yards. Top returners by statistics: Mark Andrews, 37...

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    Oklahoma State football: A look at the Cowboys’ wide receiver position

    Oklahoma State football: A look at the Cowboys' wide receiver position. Last season There was some concern about the depth for OSU at wideout when Marcell Ateman broke a bone in his foot in the summer. Led by Biletnikoff Award semifinalist James Washington (1,380 yards, 10 touchdowns receiving), OSU’s wide receivers were dynamic and...

  • Dallas Cowboys
    Cowboys’ great season ended by even greater Rodgers

    In Arlington, Texas, inside AT&T Stadium, it has been and always will be about the star. And...

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    Buckeyes Hand Sooners Second Loss

    Quarter-by-Quarter Team 1 2 3 4 "They're as good as anybody we've been out there playing with, no doubt," Stoops said of the Buckeyes. On the game's opening possession, OU drove 65 yards in 12 plays to the Ohio State 10-yard line, but came up empty when sophomore placekicker Austin Seibert's 27-yard field-goal...

  • Inside Sports
    Jordy Nelson out Sunday vs. Cowboys

    GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson will not play in Sunday's divisional-round matchup with the Dallas Cowboys, coach Mike McCarthy said. McCarthy said Friday that team doctors would not clear Nelson to practice. Nelson was immediately doubled over in pain after the hit and had to be taken to the locker...

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    Denzel Washington endorses Ezekiel Elliott for MVP, says Cowboys ‘can beat anybody’

    Denzel Washington endorses Ezekiel Elliott for MVP, says Cowboys 'can beat anybody'. Tom Fox/Staff Photographer Dallas Cowboys fan and actor Denzel Washington (right) meets with Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) following afternoon practice at training camp in Oxnard, California, Saturday, August 6, 2016. Washington spent the practice in the field tower with...

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    NFL VP officiating Dean Blandino on whether Dez caught the ball, running into Cowboys fans at the airport

    NFL VP officiating Dean Blandino on whether Dez caught the ball, running into Cowboys fans at the airport. (Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News) Two years after #DezCaughtIt, the Cowboys and Packers rematch in the NFC divisional game Sunday. But something that hasn't changed: the NFL's ambiguity on what, exactly, is a catch. And yet, the...

  • Local College Sports
    Oklahoma’s biggest needs for 2017

    With both declaring for the draft, the Sooners now have a massive hole in their backfield. They do have some interesting replacement options. Abdul Adams, who was a freshman this past season, turned heads in fall camp, but was sparingly used during the season despite not redshirting. With questions surrounding the in-house options, the Sooners...

  • Columns
    Not the time for another Dez disappearance

    On Sunday the Dallas Cowboys will have their hands full, as they host the red-hot Green Bay...

  • Local College Sports
    5 college teams on the rise for 2017

    This year we saw the rise of Washington and Louisville into genuine contenders, so which five teams should we be looking to as potential participants in the College Football Playoff in 2017? The play of freshman quarterback Sam Darnold was key, and he was the nation’s sixth-highest-graded quarterback over his final four games. So...

  • NCAA Football
    Clemson Dethrones Alabama in Thrilling Fashion

    Coming into the game against Alabama, Clemson was an underdog, but not a big one. Alabama’s running...

  • Local Pro Sports
    How adding Mo Claiborne, losing Randy Gregory, keeping David Irving will affect defense vs. Green Bay

    How adding Mo Claiborne, losing Randy Gregory, keeping David Irving will affect defense vs. Green Bay. (Ting Shen/The Dallas Morning News) Rick Gosselin, sports columnist for The Dallas Morning News and SportsDayDFW.com, author of Goodfellows: The Champions of St. Ambrose, member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame selection committee and co-host of...

  • Inside Sports
    America’s Team indeed: Cowboys save NFL from TV ratings nightmare

    America's Team indeed: Cowboys save NFL from TV ratings nightmare. (Ashley Landis/The Dallas Morning News) Need to boost your TV ratings? According to Gerry Smith and Christopher Palmeri of Bloomberg, the NFL has one team to thank for a rebound in television ratings this season: the Dallas Cowboys It wasn't a good start to...

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    Fantasy: Wild Card Weekend Provides Intriguing Matchups At All Positions

    Whether your game is the traditional fantasy league or the daily games from DraftKings, this weekly feature should’ve helped you get prepared for the fantasy weekend. Make the Smart Plays: Pittsburgh Steelers, Defense, (DraftKings Salary $3,500) In daily fantasy contests, choosing the right defense is crucial during Wild Card Weekend. The Steelers’ defense has...

  • Local Pro Sports
    ‘If he throws a hook, I throw a jab;’ Cowboys’ vast improvement in this area is key to Super Bowl run

    The Cowboys have put games away late behind a defense that has been much improved in the fourth quarter from a year ago. Dallas had only four takeaways in the fourth quarter last season, but this year it has 10. "It's just a mentality, just a mind-set," cornerback Brandon Carr said of finishing...

  • Local College Sports
    Sugar Bowl notebook: Bob Stoops calls injury-plagued 2016 one of his ‘more challenging years’

    Sugar Bowl notebook: Bob Stoops calls injury-plagued 2016 one of his 'more challenging years'. Oklahoma Sooners head coach Bob Stoops yells at his defense after an Auburn first down during the Allstate Sugar Bowl between the Oklahoma Sooners and the Auburn Tigers in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans on Monday, January 02,...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Former Cowboys WR Terrell Owens named 2017 Hall of Fame finalist; Jimmy Johnson, Darren Woodson miss cut

    Former Cowboys WR Terrell Owens named 2017 Hall of Fame finalist; Jimmy Johnson, Darren Woodson miss cut. VERNON BRYANT/136838 ORG XMIT: *S0425087232* 12/7/08 -- NFL Dallas Cowboys vs Pittsburgh Steelers --- Dallas Cowboys Terrell Owens (81) celebrates after scoring a touchdown in a game against the Pittsburgh Steelers during the second half of...

  • Local College Sports
    Sugar Bowl: Sooners playing with a chip on their shoulder

    Oklahoma Sooners offensive lineman Bobby Evans (71) and Joe Mixon (25) celebrate a touchdown by wide receiver Geno Lewis (5) during NCAA football action between OU and OSU in Norman on December 3, 2016. The Sooners continue to stand as one as they prepare for Monday night’s Sugar Bowl game against Auburn. “The one...

  • Local College Sports
    OU football journal: Steve Spurrier Jr. reportedly leaving Sooners for Western Kentucky

    OU football journal: Steve Spurrier Jr. reportedly leaving Sooners for Western Kentucky. After a season back at Oklahoma, Steve Spurrier Jr. is heading back to an on-field coaching role, according to multiple reports. Spurrier Jr., who has been the Sooners' director of high school recruiting and offensive specialist...

  • Local College Sports
    OU Football: Sooners hope for strong performance against Auburn

    The Oklahoma Sooners have two Heisman contenders in quarterback Baker Mayfield and receiver Dede Westbrook. That offensive line, however, was the significant development of the 2016 season. With even a below average performance against Auburn on Monday at Sugar Bowl, Mayfield will have the most efficient season an OU quarterback has ever had and...

  • Local College Sports
    Oklahoma Sooners Football Recruiting: Sooners Make the Initial Cut for 2018 Receiver Joshua Moore

    Oklahoma Sooners Football Recruiting: Sooners Make the Initial Cut for 2018 Receiver Joshua Moore. 2018 four-star wide receiver Joshua Moore has revealed a list of 14 schools that are still in the running, and the Sooners are included. The Yoakum, Texas, product received an offer from OU back in April and has visited Norman...

  • Local College Sports
    Sugar Bowl: Sooners hit The Big Easy, begin preparations for Auburn

    Sugar Bowl: Sooners hit The Big Easy, begin preparations for Auburn. Mead and the Sooners arrived in New Orleans on Tuesday in advance of the Sugar Bowl game against Auburn. IAN MAULE/Tulsa World Jeffery Mead was asked if he believed teams with the most to play for win bowl games, with some motivated and some...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Whether you see it or not, Dak Prescott is real deal — but Cowboys’ story is about so much more

    Whether you see it or not, Dak Prescott is real deal -- but Cowboys' story is about so much more. Too many variables -- many of which the team has no control of -- are going to randomize in ways that will create smiles and frowns. The 2016 Dallas Cowboys may be one of...

  • Local College Sports
    QB Mason Rudolph and WR James Washington announce they will return to OSU next season

    Oklahoma State's Mason Rudolph (left) and James Washington take part in a press conference ahead of the Alamo Bowl in San Antonio, Texas, on Tuesday, December 27, 2016. Mason Rudolph let his coaches know within the past week. “If we made the jump this year I think we would have both been ready, but...

  • Inside Sports
    Touchdown Pass To Witten Highlights Career Outing For Dez Bryant

    Touchdown Pass To Witten Highlights Career Outing For Dez Bryant. “I was like ‘What?’ – that’s what I’m thinking in my head,” Bryant said. With the Lions willing to try him in one-on-one coverage, he starred to the tune of four catches for 70 yards and two touchdowns. Long before he threw his first career...

  • Inside Sports
    Game Recap: Bryant Highlights Cowboys’ 42-21 Win Over Lions

    While rookies Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott continued to shine, it was veteran wide receiver Dez Bryant who took top honors in this one as he finished with 70 receiving yards on just four catches with two of those going for touchdowns. The quarterback completed 75 percent of his passes for 212 yards...

  • Local Pro Sports
    At least Pierre Garcon is rooting for the Cowboys on Monday — and Redskins fans should be, too

    At least Pierre Garcon is rooting for the Cowboys on Monday -- and Redskins fans should be, too. Staff Photographer Dallas Cowboys running back Alfred Morris shakes hands with former teammates, including Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon (88) following an NFL football game in Landover, Md., Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016. (Smiley N. Pool/The...

  • Local College Sports
    COLLIN BEVINS, JORDAN BURTON, ANDREW EIDE, GABE MARKS, AND LUKE WACHA COMMIT TO 2017 NFLPA COLLEGIATE BOWL

    For Immediate Release The NFL Players Association is proud to announce the next set of player commitments to the 2017 NFLPA Collegiate Bowl. Joining the National and American team rosters are Northwest Missouri State defensive lineman Collin Bevins, Oklahoma State linebacker Jordan Burton, BYU offensive lineman Andrew Eide, Washington State wide receiver Gabe Marks,...

  • Inside Sports
    Kurt Warner, Michael Irvin: Ezekiel Elliott should win NFL MVP

    Favorites to win NFL MVP via @BovadaLV: Ezekiel Elliott: 2-1 Tom Brady: 5-2 Matt Ryan: 9-2 Derek Carr: 7-1 Aaron Rodgers: 10-1 — Jon Machota (@jonmachota) December 21, 2016 Warner: "When has been on the field, I think he's been the best player in the league and would be the...

  • Local College Sports
    Auburn needs teamwork to contain Sooners WR Dede Westbrook

    AUBURN, Ala. — Covering prolific Oklahoma wide receiver Dede Westbrook, who was a Heisman Trophy finalist, in the Sugar Bowl will require a group effort for Auburn’s secondary. Westbrook is fifth nationally with 1,465 receiving yards, and his average of 19.8 yards per reception is the highest of any of the 34 receivers...

  • Local College Sports
    Collected Wisdom: Sooner football great Tinker Owens, 62, Norman

    Tinker Owens eventually went to OU, too, and became one of the Sooners' greatest receivers. In those wishbone days, Owens had just 62 career catches but averaged 23 yards a catch and made all-American in both 1974 and 1975. Looking back, hard to believe how many guys that we've lost from those great Sooner...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Keys to a Cowboys win over Buccaneers, including finding Cole Beasley

    Staff Photographer Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Cole Beasley (11) looks to gain more yardage after catching a pass during the Baltimore Ravens vs. the Dallas Cowboys NFL football game at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas on Sunday, November 20, 2016. Here are some of the highlights: Question: What are the keys to Sunday...

  • Inside Sports
    Cowboys WR Cole Beasley closing in on payday for his ‘sauce’ TD celebration

    Cole Beasley, who is already doing commercials for Take 5 Oil Change, said he's getting close to a deal to promote Cholula hot sauce that would go hand in hand with his new touchdown celebration. He says it's part of giving defensive backs "the sauce," meaning he's used his quick feet leave them...

  • Inside Sports
    No Strangers To Facing Elite WRs, Cowboys Get Another Big Test Sunday

    No Strangers To Facing Elite WRs, Cowboys Get Another Big Test Sunday. Through 13 games you could almost make an argument that the Cowboys’ secondary has already faced most of the elite receivers the NFL has to offer. He has 21 pounds on AJ Green, and he has 16 pounds on Jordy Nelson. Evans is...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooners ink pair of juco players, Collinsville’s Draper makes it official

    NORMAN — Some members of Sooner Squad 2017 finally became official signees Wednesday, the first day that OU's junior college recruits could sign their national letters of intent. “It's official #SoonerSquad17,” Brown tweeted. Then, a couple hours after Brown's announcement, Stoops tweeted that Lackawanna Community College product Marcelias...

  • Local Pro Sports
    Should the Dallas Cowboys sign Michael Floyd?

    Should the Dallas Cowboys sign Michael Floyd?. In recent years, the Dallas Cowboys have been known to take chances on troubled players. Nearing the end of his fifth year as a Cardinal, this season has been no different. Struggling with inconsistent play himself, Butler is not a lock to make the roster next season. In fact,...

  • Local College Sports
    Oklahoma football notebook: Dede Westbrook is the Sooners’ first unanimous All-America pick in 12 years

    Oklahoma football notebook: Dede Westbrook is the Sooners' first unanimous All-America pick in 12 years. Game 6: Oct. 15 vs. KansasState The result: Oklahoma 38, Kansas State 17 What did Dede do: Scores three touchdowns for the second week in a row (26, 8 and 88) to go along with nine catches for...

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    Oklahoma Sooners Football | Hot Links: Dede Westbrook, Orlando Brown and Baker Mayfield Earn AP All-America Honors

    Happy Monday, Sooner fans! We’re still five days away from the start of bowl season, but there’s plenty of recruiting action going on. Speaking of which, the Sooners could be getting a “Boom” in the very near future. Junior college wide receiver Marquise Brown will be announcing his college decision at 2 p.m. CT today,...

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    Oklahoma Sooners Football Recruiting: Marquise Brown Officially Signs With Oklahoma

    Oklahoma Sooners Football Recruiting: Marquise Brown Officially Signs With Oklahoma. College of the Canyons (Calif.) wide receiver Marquise Brown has officially signed a letter of intent with the Oklahoma Sooners and will be in Norman for the spring semester. Brown — originally from Hollywood, Fla. — runs great routes, displays good catching ability and...

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    Scout’s Eye: A Closer Look At The Buccaneers’ Pass Rush, Elite WR

    Weapon: DT Gerald McCoy There’s no doubt about it: this is one of the premier defensive players in the NFL. He can anchor down at the point of attack in the running game, and he will strike and explode with his hands to control blockers. He is consistent in his technique and how he...

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    Cowboys WR Lucky Whitehead apologizes to teammates

    Cowboys WR Lucky Whitehead apologizes to teammates. Coach Jason Garrett de-activated Whitehead after the receiver and return specialist was late to meetings last Saturday. He was fined for the absence. "We preach (accountability) around here and we have to do everything right," Whitehead said. "I take responsibility for that. The Cowboys replaced Whitehead on punt...

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    Stoops on Dede Westbrook: ‘Everything he’s done here has been positive’

    Stoops on Dede Westbrook: 'Everything he's done here has been positive'. Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops pats the helmet of Dede Westbrook (11) after a touchdown during a college football game between the University of Oklahoma Sooners (OU) and the Baylor Bears (BU) at Gaylord Family-Oklahoma Memorial Stadium in Norman, Okla., Saturday, Nov. 12,...

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    Bob Stoops says he’s not involved with recruits’ background checks

    Bob Stoops says he's not involved with recruits' background checks. MoreOklahoma finished 10-2 in 2016 and Baker Mayfield and Dede Westbrook were Heisman finalists. (Getty) Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops said Tuesday he has no association with background checks the school performs on prospective football players. Westbrook came to Oklahoma before the 2015 season from Blinn...

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    Oklahoma Football: Sooners Gain Commitment From Highly Touted Slot Receiver

    Oklahoma Football: Sooners Gain Commitment From Highly Touted Slot Receiver. Dede Westbrook’s breakout 2016 receiving and returning season has both good and bad news associated with it for Oklahoma football. Our reference in the lead paragraph above has to do with looking forward, not backward. It is unfortunate that the Sooners only had Westbrook’s services...

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    Bob Stoops addresses Dede Westbrook arrests, says he’s not part of Oklahoma’s background check process

    Bob Stoops addresses Dede Westbrook arrests, says he's not part of Oklahoma's background check process. Oklahoma won 45-24. (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams) Oklahoma performs background checks on potential recruits, including Oklahoma WR Dede Westbrook, Sooners coach Bob Stoops said Tuesday at a press conference. Stoops' statement came two days after it was revealed by the Tulsa...

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    Oklahoma Sooners Football Recruiting: Marquise Brown Commits to Oklahoma

    The Oklahoma Sooners have earned a commitment from coveted junior college receiver Marquise Brown, who has chosen the Sooners over conference foe West Virginia. The College of the Canyons (Calif.) product is listed as the No. 13 overall prospect in the 247 Composite junior college rankings and had offers from USC, Oregon, Nebraska, TCU...

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    Westbrook a Consensus All-American

    Westbrook a Consensus All-American. NORMAN — Oklahoma senior wide receiver Dede Westbrook has earned consensus All-America status, becoming the first Sooner to do so since Ryan Broyles in 2011. The American Football Coaches Association will announce its All-America teams Wednesday morning. The 77th consensus All-American in Oklahoma history, Westbrook leads all Power 5 players in...

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    Four-star receiver Marquise Brown commits to Sooners

    Four-star receiver Marquise Brown commits to Sooners. It’s a done deal now as the four-star prospect made it official by committing to OU at a ceremony at high school back in Florida on Monday afternoon. http://www.scout.com/player/199629-marquise-brown?s=73 Brown will sign Wednesday and will enroll at OU next month where he will have four years to...

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    Oklahoma Sooners Football Recruiting: Marquise Brown Will Announce Commitment on Monday

    Oklahoma Sooners Football Recruiting: Marquise Brown Will Announce Commitment on Monday. Junior college wide receiver Marquise Brown will be announcing his commitment on Monday at 2 p.m. CT (3 p.m. ET), and the Sooners are in a good position. It was looking like a three-horse race between OU, USC and West Virginia, but Brown then...

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    NFL TV schedule: What time, channel is Dallas Cowboys vs. New York Giants (12/11/16); live stream, how to watch online

    The Cowboys are led by rookie quarterback Dak Prescott and rookie running back Ezekiel Elliott. Here's what you need to know: Who: Dallas Cowboys at New York Giants Where: MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, N.J. Kickoff: 8:30 p.m. Eastern Announcers: Al Michaels will be the play-by-play announced, Cris Collinsworth will be the color analyst and...

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    Cowboys WR Lucky Whitehead out for Sunday’s game at NY Giants because of violation of team rules

    Cowboys WR Lucky Whitehead out for Sunday's game at NY Giants because of violation of team rules. AP Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Lucky Whitehead (13) fumbles the ball as he is hit by Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen, left, during the first half of an NFL football game Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016,...

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    Sooners Finish Third & Fourth in the Heisman

    Sooners Finish Third & Fourth in the Heisman. Baker Mayfield (QB, Oklahoma) 361 (26) 4. Mayfield leads the nation in pass efficiency rating (197.8; the NCAA single-season record is 191.8; next highest Power 5 figure this year is 176.5), completion percentage (71.2) and yards per pass attempt (11.1; only one other player is above...

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    Oklahoma football: Twitter reaction to Baker Mayfield and Dede Westbrook being Heisman finalists

    Oklahoma football: Twitter reaction to Baker Mayfield and Dede Westbrook being Heisman finalists. Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield and receiver Dede Westbrook both received invitations to New York City for the Heisman Trophy ceremony Monday, becoming the first pair of players from the same school to do so since USC in 2005. They are joined...

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    Why Dez Bryant only plays all-out; what are his chances of making Ring of Honor?

    The perception of these guys: great athletes, guys that play hard for their teammates, real team guys - but at the same time there's drama involved sometimes on the sideline, emotions get involved. But Dez has come so far. Dez is at peace because toward the end of Dez's father's life they'd become a...

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    2 Sooners at Heisman presentation, but Louisville QB is favorite

    2 Sooners at Heisman presentation, but Louisville QB is favorite. NEW YORK — Together, Baker Mayfield and Dede Westbrook were practically unstoppable for Oklahoma. Westbrook is a big play waiting to happen, a receiver who can turn just about any play into a long touchdown. “I would be so much more nervous than I am...

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    Cowboys WR Dez Bryant, who has been balling lately, is on best four-game stretch in nearly two years

    Cowboys WR Dez Bryant, who has been balling lately, is on best four-game stretch in nearly two years. Staff Photographer Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) catches a 56-yard pass during the second quarter against Minnesota Vikings at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016. Bryant has caught a few balls...

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    OU insider: Two Heisman finalists shows how dominant the Sooners are with the ball

    The Heisman Trophy is supposed to go to college football best player. But the best offense is college football belongs to the Sooners. OU averaged 51.1 points a game. Oklahoma State snapped the ball just 62 times last Saturday. The Sooners played solid defense in the second half. In a 60-minute game, OU possessed the ball for...

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    Dallas Cowboys WR Dez Bryant’s serenity off the field and made him better on it

    Dallas Cowboys WR Dez Bryant's serenity off the field and made him better on it. Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) celebrates with teammate Brice Butler (19) after catching an 8-yard touchdown pass during the second half of an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, in...

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    Why Cowboys’ biggest X-factor against the Giants is Dez Bryant

    Why Cowboys' biggest X-factor against the Giants is Dez Bryant. Cowlishaw: For Giants it's the defensive tackles. But they did almost same thing in 2009 and came out great in AFC playoffs. I might not even play Dak at all. Fun debate that's been popping up -- Better young core: Cowboys, or Raiders? Cowlishaw: He said that...

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    Dede Westbrook Sooners’ first Biletnikoff winner

    Dede Westbrook Sooners’ first Biletnikoff winner. OKLAHOMA – Oklahoma senior wide receiver Dede Westbrook became the school’s first ever Biletnikoff Award winner for the nation’s best receiver. Westbrook was also recently named a Walter Camp First-Team All American and named the Big 12 Offensive Player of the year by the Associated Press and coaches. The...

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    Tigers draw tough matchup against Sooners

    Tigers draw tough matchup against Sooners. John Wild/The Villager That year it was Auburn that featured the star quarterback (Pat Sullivan) and the electric receiver (Terry Beasley) while the 1971 Sooners counted on a strong running attack for success. For this season’s Sugar Bowl the Tigers will be counting on their ground attack while...

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    Bob Stoops, Dede Westbrook, Orlando Brown lead Oklahoma’s Big 12 honorees

    Bob Stoops, Dede Westbrook, Orlando Brown lead Oklahoma's Big 12 honorees. JOEY JOHNSON/For the Tulsa World Related: See the All-Big 12 team Conference champion Oklahoma predictably led the way when the league released its coaches All-Big 12 honor roll Wednesday. Bob Stoops was named Chuck Neinas Coach of the Year for the sixth time,...

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    OU Leads the Way in All-Big 12 Selections

    NORMAN — Head coach Bob Stoops, wide receiver Dede Westbrook and offensive lineman Orlando Brown each took home individual honors and a conference-best seven Sooners were named to the All-Big 12 First Team as the Big 12 announced its football awards Wednesday. A senior, Westbrook was tabbed the Big 12 Offensive Player of...

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    Breakdown of Dallas Cowboys WR Dez Bryant creating ultimate separation

    Breakdown of Dallas Cowboys WR Dez Bryant creating ultimate separation. Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) celebrates with teammate Brice Butler (19) after catching an 8-yard touchdown pass during the second half of an NFL football game against the Minnesota Vikings on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone) It’s not...

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    Two OU Sooners make the Heisman finalist list

    Two OU Sooners make the Heisman finalist list. You need to have the Adobe Flash Player to view this content. Please click here to continue. The 2016 Heisman Trophy finalists include two Oklahoma Sooners. Quarterback Baker Mayfield and wide receiver Dede Westbrook are in the top five. Also on the list are University of Louisville quarterback Lamar...

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    Mayfield, Westbrook Named Heisman Trophy Finalists

    Mayfield, Westbrook Named Heisman Trophy Finalists. NORMAN — For the first time since 2004 and for the fifth time ever, a school has produced a pair of official Heisman Trophy finalists in the same season. Oklahoma accomplished the feat Monday when quarterback Baker Mayfield and wide receiver Dede Westbrook were named finalists for college...

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    Bob Stoops refuses to get off the chopper, does teleconference from a helicopter on the way to New York City

    Bob Stoops refuses to get off the chopper, does teleconference from a helicopter on the way to New York City. Oklahoma won 45-24. (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams) If you were listening to Bob Stoops on the Sugar Bowl coaches teleconference Sunday evening, you might have heard some interference. Pay that no mind -- it was just...

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    Mayfield Wins Burlsworth Trophy for Second Time

    Mayfield Wins Burlsworth Trophy for Second Time. SPRINGDALE, Ark. – Oklahoma redshirt junior quarterback Baker Mayfield became the first ever two-time winner of the Burlsworth Trophy Monday. The award has been given annually since 2010 to college football's most outstanding player who began his career as a walk-on. Mayfield, who was joined by Northwestern wide receiver...

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    Oklahoma football: OU overpowers Oklahoma State en route to 10th Big 12 Championship in program history

    9 Oklahoma survived a slow start and string of injuries to knock off No. 10 Oklahoma State, 38-20, and clinch a second consecutive Big 12 title. The Sooners (10-2, 9-0 Big 12) lost wide receiver Dede Westbrook, cornerback Jordan Parker and, briefly, running back Samaje Perine to injury against the Cowboys, but quarterback Baker...

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    Mayfield powers Sooners to Big 12 title, but CFP seems like long shot

    Mayfield powers Sooners to Big 12 title, but CFP seems like long shot. Fortunately for the Sooners, they had another. Behind quarterback Baker Mayfield, Oklahoma overcame the loss of wide receiver Dede Westbrook to coast past Oklahoma State 38-20 on a rainy Saturday to capture its 10th Big 12 championship and clinch a berth...

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    DeMarco Murray has high praise for Oklahoma’s Dede Westbrook

    DeMarco Murray has high praise for Oklahoma's Dede Westbrook. (Photo: Mark D. Smith, USA TODAY Sports) Former Oklahoma running back DeMarco Murray has had a successful NFL career and knows an outstanding wide receiver when he sees one. That said, Murray took to Twitter on Saturday to offer up some high praise for Sooners...

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    Should this hit on Sooners WR Dede Westbrook have been flagged for targeting?

    Should this hit on Sooners WR Dede Westbrook have been flagged for targeting?. Staff Photographer Oklahoma Sooners wide receiver Dede Westbrook (11) celebrates after scoring a 71-yard touchdown reception in the first half to make the score 13-10 during the Red River Showdown between the Oklahoma Sooners and Texas Longhorns at the Cotton...

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    A playoff berth would already make this year a monumental success, but how far can the Cowboys go?

    A playoff berth would already make this year a monumental success, but how far can the Cowboys go?. Dallas Cowboys won 17-15. Laufenberg: As with most things, a combination of things, starting with a very good Minnesota defense. 2) What do you think of the Cowboys fans at road games? But that game in Minnesota was...

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    Matt Mosley: This is likely to be the Cowboys’ toughest matchup from here on out

    Matt Mosley: This is likely to be the Cowboys' toughest matchup from here on out. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth) Matt Mosley, contributor to SportsDayDFW.com and columnist for Texas Monthly, answered your questions in a live chat Friday. Do you think Cowboys will rest key starters to avoid injury if they clinch home-field throughout before end...

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    Crazy Dream Coming True

    In a word, Dede Westbrook's senior season at Oklahoma has been crazy. On his achievements at OU: "It's been crazy and very humbling for me," Westbrook said. "My years of college are almost finally up. Know what else is crazy? Despite having one of the most prolific passing offenses this millennium, no OU receiver has...

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    Cowboys defense takes a hit as J.J. Wilcox, Justin Durant ruled out for game vs. Vikings

    Cowboys defense takes a hit as J.J. Wilcox, Justin Durant ruled out for game vs. Vikings. (Nathan Hunsinger/The Dallas Morning News) MINNEAPOLIS -- Cowboys safety J.J. Wilcox and linebacker Justin Durant won't play Thursday night at Minnesota. Wilcox, Durant, offensive tackle Chaz Green (foot) and cornerback Morris Claiborne (groin) were ruled out for the...

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    Oklahoma WR Dede Westbrook listed as ESPN’s best player in college football

    Oklahoma WR Dede Westbrook listed as ESPN's best player in college football. AP FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2016, file photo, Oklahoma wide receiver Dede Westbrook (11) carries a Baker Mayfield pass in for a touchdown in front of Kansas State defensive back D.J. The Oklahoma Sooners have two Heisman contenders in quarterback...

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    Scout’s Eye: Vikings Boast Defensive Playmakers, & An Unheralded WR

    He shows the ability to play up or back. He beats blockers to the point to make tackles. If there’s a weakness to Smith’s game, it’s when he’s deep -- make him turn and head up the field, that’s where he tends to have his struggles. His reactions are good when the ball is thrown...

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    OU football journal: Cornerback Michiah Quick no longer with Sooners

    Oklahoma cornerback Michiah Quick, right, is no longer a part of the team, Sooners coach Bob Stoops announced Monday. The injury was expected to keep Quick out at least six weeks. Quick is the 11th player from the 2014 signing class to leave the team before finishing his eligibility. All three players from Fresno the...

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    Dez Bryant: I should’ve handled Josh Norman situation differently; ‘I have nothing against that guy’

    Staff Photographer Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) and Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman (24) exchange words in the fourth quarter during the Washington Redskins vs. the Dallas Cowboys NFL football game at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas on Thursday, November 24, 2016. "I'm not even focused on that. I'm not even...

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    OU Football: Michiah Quick no longer with Sooners

    OU Football: Michiah Quick no longer with Sooners. Oklahoma cornerback Michiah Quick, who showed promise early in the year after moving over from wide receiver, is no longer with the Sooners, Bob Stoops announced Monday. Quick moved into the starting lineup to begin Big 12 play after Dakota Austin struggled and Parrish Cobb was...

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    Michael Irvin defends Dez Bryant on Josh Norman spar; others weigh in

    (Louis DeLuca/The Dallas Morning News) Cowboys Pro Bowl wide receiver Dez Bryant and Redskins cornerback Josh Norman matched up for the second straight Thanksgiving game on Thursday. Norman and Bryant had already matched up in Week 2 at Washington, claiming each had mutual respect for the other's craft. "That guy is soft, man,"...

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    Mike Zimmer: Ezekiel Elliott reminds him of Emmitt Smith and other similarities to 1990s Cowboys

    Mike Zimmer: Ezekiel Elliott reminds him of Emmitt Smith and other similarities to 1990s Cowboys. Staff Photographer Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88), running back Ezekiel Elliott (21) and quarterback Dak Prescott (4) celebrate Elliott's fourth-quarter touchdown during the Washington Redskins vs. the Dallas Cowboys NFL football game at AT&T Stadium in...

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    Ezekiel Elliott, Rod Smith give their takes on new Texas coach Tom Herman

    Ezekiel Elliott, Rod Smith give their takes on new Texas coach Tom Herman. Texas announced Herman as its new head coach on Saturday. "And I think he'll do great up there." Cowboys fullback Rod Smith, currently on the practice squad, also played for Herman at Ohio State. Why is Herman known as a good recruiter?...

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    Stephen Jones on Dez Bryant’s ‘maturity’ in matchup with Josh Norman, shades of Leon Lett on defense

    Stephen Jones on Dez Bryant's 'maturity' in matchup with Josh Norman, shades of Leon Lett on defense. Staff Photographer Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott (4) celebrates a play with wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) during the fourth quarter of their game on Thursday, November 24, 2016 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Here are...

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    Dez, Dak, other Cowboys players on their favorite Jason Garrett sayings, great relationships with their head coach

    Dez, Dak, other Cowboys players on their favorite Jason Garrett sayings, great relationships with their head coach. Here's more from Garrett, and what a few of his players think about him: Garrett on his favorite saying or message: "Fight. Does this Cowboys team do that? But he does a good job with that, saying them...

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    Dez Bryant would’ve handled Josh Norman differently 2 years ago: ‘I would’ve beat him up, right on the field’

    Dez Bryant would've handled Josh Norman differently 2 years ago: 'I would've beat him up, right on the field'. Staff Photographer Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) is tackled by Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman (24) during the fourth quarter of their game on Thursday, November 24, 2016 at AT&T Stadium in...

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    ‘I perform like Dez Bryant, I ain’t normal’: Cowboys WR thinks hit song could use a change after Norman beef

    'I perform like Dez Bryant, I ain't normal': Cowboys WR thinks hit song could use a change after Norman beef. Staff Photographer Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) has words with Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman (24) and safety Donte Whitner Sr. (39) during the fourth quarter of their game on Thursday,...

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    Video Highlights: #WASvsDAL

    Video Highlights: #WASvsDAL. We have video highlights from the game. 1st Quarter: Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins completes a 19-yard pass to wide receiver DeSean Jackson. 1st Quarter: Redskins defensive end wants to eat some more after tackling Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott for a loss. 1st Quarter: Cousins throws a 38-yard pass to wide receiver . 2nd...

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    Dez Bryant-Josh Norman feud goes wild with trash talk, shoving

    Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman (24) and Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) scuffle after Bryant caught a pass in the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth) ARLINGTON - After last year's Thanksgiving Day game Panthers cornerback Josh Norman walked to...

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    Dez Bryant, Josh Norman get into scuffle after Cowboys’ victory

    Dez Bryant, Josh Norman get into scuffle after Cowboys' victory. Bryant and Norman had engaged in a heated battle throughout Thursday's game and had to be warned by officials in the second half. "I don't do trash, and that was trashy," Norman said. "Whatever he want to do, do it in the game. That's...

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    Sooners campaign for Mayfield, Westbrook to win Heisman

    Sooners campaign for Mayfield, Westbrook to win Heisman. NORMAN, Okla. — Quarterback Baker Mayfield and wide receiver Dede Westbrook have been playing at an elite level in 2016, with Mayfield a finalist for the Davey O’Brien and Maxwell Awards and Westbrook one for the Biletnikoff. Of course, with that, they’ve also thrown themselves into...

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    Josh Norman praises Dak Prescott; Redskins RB: ‘I know nobody here likes the Dallas Cowgirls’

    Staff Photographer Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) talks with Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Norman (24) during the first half of an NFL football game in Landover, Md., Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016. (Smiley N. Pool/The Dallas Morning News) Washington cornerback Josh Norman heard the Redskins fans chanting "We want Dallas" as he...

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    FDede Westbrook named Biletnikoff finalist; former Sooners WR Shepard says ‘He’s been balling’

    FDede Westbrook named Biletnikoff finalist; former Sooners WR Shepard says 'He's been balling'. Oklahoma receiver Dede Westbrook is a finalist for the Biletnikoff Award, given annually to the nation's top wide receiver. Westbrook caught two passes for 100 yards and a touchdown in the Sooners' 56-28 victory over West Virginia. Of his 15 touchdowns, 11...

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    Oklahoma football: Three takeaways from Bob Stoops press conference

    Oklahoma football: Three takeaways from Bob Stoops press conference. Oklahoma wide receiver Dede Westbrook (11) breaks away from West Virginia linebacker Justin Arndt before running for a touchdown during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016, in Morgantown, W.Va. (AP Photo/Raymond Thompson) NORMAN — Bob Stoops held...

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    Oklahoma football: Sooners took a unique path to reach a familiar place

    Now, the Sooners are entering a highly similar situation, but they got here in a way that proves no two years are quite alike. This time, OU has a bye week before the Dec. 3 showdown against Oklahoma State in Norman. “Last year, I would’ve said I didn’t want (a bye),” OU coach Bob...

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    Recap: Ezekiel Elliott’s three touchdowns help Cowboys to thrilling win

    Recap: Ezekiel Elliott's three touchdowns help Cowboys to thrilling win. Elliott ran for 114 yards and two touchdowns -- both in the final two minutes -- and turned a screen pass into an 83-yard score as the Cowboys pulled off a thrilling 35-30 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday night for their...

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    Anthony Brown says he lost respect for Steve Smith Sr.

    Anthony Brown says he lost respect for Steve Smith Sr.. Dallas Cowboys cornerback Anthony Brown says he got tired of hearing from Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith Sr. during Sunday's 24-17 win. "He's a real character, and I actually saw it for myself . Brown, a rookie, said the wide receiver in...

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    Cowboys rookie CB Anthony Brown on Baltimore WR Steve Smith: ‘I have no respect for him anymore’

    Cowboys rookie CB Anthony Brown on Baltimore WR Steve Smith: 'I have no respect for him anymore'. Staff Photographer Dallas Cowboys free safety Byron Jones (31) and cornerback Anthony Brown (30) tackle Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith (89) during in the second half at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas on November 20,...

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    Former Cowboys coach Dave Campo would have given back his salary to have Prescott, Romo as his QBs

    Former Cowboys coach Dave Campo would have given back his salary to have Prescott, Romo as his QBs. Dallas Cowboys secondary coach Dave Campo (right) and wide receiver Dez Bryant react to a call against the Cowboys during the second half of a 13-7 loss to the Washington Redskins Sunday, September 12, 2010...

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    Oklahoma’s Dede Westbrook shakes off defender for 75-yard TD vs West Virginia

    Oklahoma’s Dede Westbrook shakes off defender for 75-yard TD vs West Virginia. Oklahoma Sooners wide receiver Dede Westbrook has been on an absolute tear this season, and he was back at it again on Saturday against the West Virginia Mountaineers. It has been a fantastic season for Oklahoma Sooners wide receiver Dede Westbrook. After a...

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    Westbrook Named Hornung Award Finalist

    Westbrook Named Hornung Award Finalist. On the season, Westbrook leads all Power Five players in receiving yards per contest (125.4), while ranking second in receiving touchdowns (14) and seventh in receptions per outing (6.8). Westbrook is averaging 19.8 yards per punt return (registered a 71-yard return for a touchdown against Kansas) and 28.4 yards...

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    Dallas Cowboys Connection helps Highland Park overwhelm Frisco Independence on its way to Round 3

    Special Contributor Highland Park junior quarterback John Stephen Jones (9) celebrates a 2-point conversion with senior wide receiver Jack Toohey (11) in the first half of a high school football area-round playoff game on Friday, November 18, 2016 at The Ford Center at the Star in Frisco, Texas. (Jeffrey McWhorter/Special Contributor) Special Contributor...

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    Introducing newly acquired Dallas Cowboys WR Brice Butler

    Introducing newly acquired Dallas Cowboys WR Brice Butler. The Dallas Cowboys traded for Oakland Raiders wide receiver Brice Butler on Tuesday and here's a quick introduction. BioTwitter: @Brice_Butler Age: 25 Height: 6-5 Weight: 213 lbs. College: USC/San Diego State Draft: 2013 | Round 7 | Pick 209 Career stats: 30 receptions, 383 receiving yards, two...

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    Dallas Cowboys vs. Baltimore Ravens Week 11 injury report: Dez Bryant added

    File photo by Ian Halperin/UPI Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant was added to the injury list with a back issue after he was limited in Friday's practice. Bryant was moving around following the workout, leaving little doubt he will play in Sunday's game against the Baltimore Ravens, according to ESPN.com. Romo, who was...

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    Dallas Cowboys WR Dez Bryant will be in hometown Lufkin on Saturday for his father’s funeral

    Dallas Cowboys WR Dez Bryant will be in hometown Lufkin on Saturday for his father's funeral. Staff Photographer Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott (21) and Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) walk off the field after a win against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on Nov. 13,...

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    OU football: Basquine gives mother the birthday present she asked for — a scholarship

    OU football: Basquine gives mother the birthday present she asked for — a scholarship. In mid-October, Basquine asked his mother what she wanted for her birthday. “I have everything I want,” Mary Basquine told her son. “I have to get you something,” Nick said. “Here's what I want from you,” Mary said. I want to go to...

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    Sooners will be challenged by WVU defensive star Rasul Douglas

    Rasul Douglas has become West Virginia's best defensive player. West Virginia cornerbacks coach Blue Adams isn't hinting at whether he plans to use Douglas to cloak Westbrook on Saturday night when No. 10 West Virginia meets the eighth-ranked Sooners. Oklahoma (8-2, 7-0 Big 12, No. "This Westbrook guy is a good player. Douglas has been a...

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    Dez Bryant: Without Cowboys’ support, I wouldn’t have been able to play in Pittsburgh

    Dez Bryant: Without Cowboys' support, I wouldn't have been able to play in Pittsburgh. Staff Photographer Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott (21) and wide receiver Dez Bryant (88) walk off the field after their 35-30 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday, November 13, 2016 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The star...

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    Allen To Pursue Pro Career On The Track

    EUGENE, Ore. — Devon Allen, the hurdler and wide receiver who became one of the most accomplished two-sport athletes in Oregon history, will forego his remaining collegiate eligibility to focus on a professional career in track and field. After representing the United States at the 2016 Summer Olympics, where he reached the 110-meter...

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    OU football: Sooners’ offense ranks among Stoops’ best

    OU football: Sooners' offense ranks among Stoops' best. Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon and quarterback Baker Mayfield have helped the Sooners roll up some of the best offensive numbers in the Bob Stoops coaching era. But the numbers are irrefutable — this year's OU football team is among Stoops' best offensive units. The Bradford-led offense...

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    Obi-who? Get to know the Oklahoma State walk-on receiver who could be in line to play as a true freshman

    Obi Obialo, shown here being tackled last season against Broken Arrow, is one of four OSU freshmen...

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