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Cowboys' emergency QB: Cole Beasley

He's usually on the receiving end of passes, but Beasley can chuck it as well. He played quarterback in high school and was just an injury away from going under center in Week 2. Emergency QBs

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Texas vs. Texas A&M: Who wins?

The Longhorns and Aggies renew their rivalry in the Bahamas. How good is Shaka Smart's squad? Are the Aggies top-25 worthy? Both questions will be answered tonight. Weekday predictions

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NFC East race far from over

The Giants got some breathing room during their bye week, but FPI still gives the Eagles a 33 percent chance at winning the division. The Redskins and Cowboys aren't out of it, either.

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Surprise names among top rushers

It's no surprise that Adrian Peterson leads the league in rushing yards over the last five weeks. But less-heralded veterans, including Doug Martin, Darren McFadden and Jonathan Stewart, are hot on his heels.

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What's the juicier Atlantis treat?

Our experts debate whether the renewal of the Texas-Texas A&M rivalry appeals more to them than Gonzaga-Washington during Wednesday's opening day of the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament. Daily Word

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Baylor turns to yet another starting QB

Chris Johnson will be Baylor's 3rd starting QB this season and -- as you might expect -- starting a lot of QBs has not translated to wins around the country. Entering this week, eight FBS teams have started three or more quarterbacks this season, and those teams have a combined record of 18-69 (.207 win pct) and none have more than 3 wins.

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Getting ahead of the Johnny Manziel, Cowboys talk

IRVING, Texas -- It didnt take long for the Johnny Manzielto-the-Dallas Cowboys stories to start.Once the video of Manziel partying last week in Austin became viral and the Cleveland Browns demoted Manziel from starter to No.

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Brandon Carr seeks to end interception drought

IRVING, Texas - Brandon Carr has one interception in his last 35 games.The two-year anniversary of his last interception occurs Thanksgiving Day against the Carolina Panthers.

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Why Panthers-Cowboys is a must-watch

Thursday's contest is likely the toughest remaining matchup this season for either side. It also represents the most evenly matched game of the week, per ESPN's Football Power Index. FPI breakdown

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Baylor QB out for season

A broken ankle will keep Jarrett Stidham out for the remainder of the season, according to ESPN's Max Olson and a media report. It was first reported by Sports Day DFW.