The Baker Mayfield Bowl -- Oklahoma at Texas Tech -- is too difficult to resist on Oct. 22.
Cowboys NFL Nation reporter Todd Archer discuss Tony Romo's health and how he's looked so far in the offseason, the expectations for Ezekiel Elliott and why rushing 1,200 yards in 2016 might not be enough, how Dez Bryant is progressing from his foot injury and what the plans are for DE Randy Gregory.
The Cowboys are likely to lean heavily on one running back and this year's No. 4 overall draft pick Ezekiel Elliott will be that back.
Playing defense on a team with an up-tempo offense can provide additional challenges.
Jurickson Profar will be promoted Friday, and he may be more than a spare part as Rougned Odor serves his suspension.
Max Olson ESPN Staff Writer
Now we know why Texas fired defensive backs coach Chris Vaughn in February. Vaughn is accused of multiple Level I violations in the NCAA's notice of allegations that Ole Miss released Friday morning. Vaughn, an assistant for the Rebels from 2008-11, reportedly engaged in an ACT fraud scheme for three recruits in 2010. He's also accused of helping provide impermissible benefits and lying to NCAA investigators.
Greg Hardy is best available free agent
The mercurial defensive end is still on the market for reasons other than football, but Hardy can still play. John Clayton thinks some team will give the 27-year-old a shot. Best remaining FAs
Art Briles has talked about his "nonjudgmental" program that wanted "mavericks" and prided itself on giving second chances. That attitude, mixed with indifference toward victims, did him in.
Baylor can't move forward with old pieces in place, Jane McManus writes. Any employee who participated in the actions detailed in the report -- or knew about them -- must go.
Even at 36, DE Dwight Freeney has some sacks left in the tank. The Cowboys want to see their youngsters play, but passing on Freeney could be costly.
Former Oklahoma star Jammal Brown and current NFL standout Russell Okung are on this list of the Big 12's top all-time offensive linemen.
Baylor has offered its interim head coaching position to defensive coordinator Phil Bennett, who is expected to accept the job, according to sources.
Dez Bryant was quick to take to social media to congratulate spelling bee co-champ Nihar Janga after Janga channeled the Cowboys WR in celebration.
The full 23-man rosters for the eight teams competing in the World Cup of Hockey in Toronto this fall will be unveiled Friday.
Max Olson ESPN Staff Writer
I'm told Baylor is not expected to make an announcement regarding its interim coaching situation tonight. Defensive coordinator Phil Bennett is reportedly in talks to take on that role.
Bryce Molder's 64 leads the Colonial, where world No. 2 Jordan Spieth sits 3 shots back despite early struggles off the tee.
Several Baylor players took to social media to express their feelings -- a mix of anger, shock and sadness -- about the dismissal of coach Art Briles.
Jim Bowden ESPN Senior Writer
I'm not sure if the reduction in Odor's suspension from 8 to 7 games is due to the illegal slide by Bautista or respect for his right hook
Major League Baseball will reduce Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor's eight-game suspension for punching Jose Bautista to seven games, according to ESPN's Jayson Stark and multiple reports.
Optimismo en el rancho
Tony Romo entrenó con el resto de los Cowboys, sin limitaciones, por vez primera desde que se fracturó la clavícula izquierda en el Día de Acción de Gracias. Leer
Dez Bryant reaparece, al igual que Romo, con los Dallas Cowboys
Presentes y activos ambos en los entrenamientos, al reaparecer tras sendas lesiones. Leer
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Three members of Baylor's 2016 top-20 recruiting class that signed in February said they have not been officially notified one way or the other by the school if they will be released from their letters-of-intent. The signees asked not to be identified at this point said they have already been reaching out to other schools to gauge their interest. Four Power 5 recruiters told me Thursday they expect most of the Bears' 2016 class to end up looking at other schools with Art Briles' firing.