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Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

Tony Romo has had two back surgeries and broken collarbone three times since 2010. He turns 36 next April but Jason Garrett doesn't see the end for Romo. "He has a lot of football left in him," Garrett said.

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Mavericks slip to No. 13 in rankings

Marc Stein drops Dallas two notches following a 1-2 week. The Mavericks will play three of this week's four games on the road, beginning with Monday night's "reunion" with Rajon Rondo in Sacramento. Power Rankings

Stats & Info

Who wants to win the NFC East?

After twelve weeks of the season, the NFC East is still wide open. ESPN Stats & Info gives Washington a 38.9 percent chance to win the division, but the Giants are close behind with a 31.7 percent chance.

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Mavs coach Rick Carlisle on Kobe Bryant's retirement: "My take on the whole thing is that this is an ending in one respect, but hes preparing for world dominance in some area of the game. Im quite certain of that. I have as much respect for him as an opposing player as any player that Ive ever either played against or coached against in this league. I mean, when that guy walks in the building, youve got a lot of problems to deal with and youve got a guy thats a cold-blooded killer when it comes to winning time."

Josh Norman explains Dez Bryant comments (3:36)
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Better luck next season, Bears

Baylor was one of five teams knocked out of CFP contention after a loss in Rivalry Week. Only eight teams still have a chance. Eliminator

Bears drop to No. 12 in ESPN poll

Baylor nearly won at TCU playing its third-team quarterback, falling in double overtime for their second loss in three weeks. The Bears (9-2) drop five spots and will finish their regular season hosting Texas on Saturday. Power Rankings

Horned Frogs leap to No. 11 in ESPN poll

After sloshing to a 28-21 double-overtime win over Baylor, TCU was the highest riser in this week's rankings with a jump of six spots. The Frogs (10-2) will await their bowl invitation. Power Rankings

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