DALLAS Teams

Where did Baylor rank in Bilas Index?

The Bears rebound 41 percent of their missed shots, the fifth-best offensive rebounding percentage in the nation. That said, did Jay Bilas rank the Bears in the top 25? Bilas Index: 1-68 (Insider)

Bilas ranks Texas in top 25

The Longhorns average only 10.7 turnovers, fewest in the Big 12. So, did Jay Bilas rank them in the top 25? You bet. Bilas Index: 1-68 (Insider)

Rangers have No. 9 farm system in 2016

Texas has moved away from big international signings to focus more on the draft. They've hit on a number of high picks like Lewis Brinson and Joey Gallo. Ranking all 30 farm systems (Insider)

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Watch: No. 21 Baylor visits Kansas State

Coming off an upset against top-ranked Oklahoma, Kansas State tries to hand Baylor its third straight loss. The Bears needed double overtime to beat the Wildcats in January. Streaming live on the ESPN app

Bilas ranks SMU high

The Mustangs average 1.20 points per possession, the third-best offensive efficiency rate in the nation. Then there's the unstoppable Jordan Tolbert. So, did Jay Bilas rank SMU in the top 20? You bet. Bilas Index: 1-68 (Insider)

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Orioles, Gallardo talking 3-year deal

Free-agent SP Yovani Gallardo and the Orioles are deep into negotiations with the expectation that the deal will be in the range of $40 million to $45 million, according to ESPN's Buster Olney and media reports. Gallardo posted a 3.42 ERA in 33 starts last year.

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How Gallardo can bolster Orioles' rotation (2:00)
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One of the best receivers ever

Terrell Owens may have come up short in his first bid to join the Hall of Fame, but his career numbers still speak for themselves.

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Rematch will settle first place in Big 12

When No. 6 Kansas visits No. 3 Oklahoma on Saturday, the winner will at least remain tied for first in the Big 12 standings.

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Prediction: Romo, Bryant win title in 2026

In a fun glimpse into the future, Thomas Neumann sees an ageless Tony Romo -- with a titanium skeleton -- winning Super Bowl LX for the Cowboys with 37-year-old Dez Bryant. The next 25 Super Bowls

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Predicting Dallas' offseason

Todd Archer doesn't see a second season between Greg Hardy and the Cowboys happening. The defensive end did not produce enough on the field; he also angered coaches and the front office. Offseason predictions

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A Cowboys' slant on NFL key dates

Taking a look at the key dates during the NFL offseason and what the Dallas Cowboys have in store for each of those dates.

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Talks between the Orioles and free agent pitcher Yovani Gallardo about a three-year contract are gaining momentum, says a baseball source. The two sides still have to make some "tweaks" to push the deal across the finish line, the source said. The Orioles would surrender a first-round draft pick if they sign Gallardo, who received a qualifying offer from the Rangers in November.

Could Baylor go down in Manhattan?

Can Kansas State win another big game in Manhattan when it hosts Baylor (8:15 p.m. ET on ESPNN)? Don't count on it. Daily Word

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Owens: The Hall of Fame process is flawed (1:04)

Red Raiders can help themselves

John Gasaway picks Texas Tech as the bubble team that can boost its résumé the most on Wednesday night. The Red Raiders host Iowa State (9 p.m. ET on ESPNU). Daily Word

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Alabama tops Way-Too-Early Top 25

In case you missed it on Tuesday, Alabama is No. 1 in Mark Schlabach's early ranking. Florida State is second and Michigan is third.

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Owens defends standing on Cowboys' star (2:15)
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Hall of Fame should call on Jerry Jones

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has been a winner but he's also helped transform the NFL with his business instincts.

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T.O., Johnson played with a 'tough guy mentality' (1:57)