DALLAS Teams

Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

The Cowboys have been awarded four compensatory picks for the upcoming draft with a fourth-round, two fifth-round and sixth-round picks. They now have 10 selections in Rounds 1-7 in the NFL draft.

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

The Mavs plan to sign swingman Scotty Hopson to a 10-day contract in the coming days, according to league sources. Hopson, 28, a former Tennessee star, has been playing in Europe.

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Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

The Cowboys have finalized their Jason Garrett's staff by adding Markus Paul as a strength and conditioning coach. He worked under Mike Woicik with the New Orleans Saints and New England Patriots and had been with the New York Giants since 2007. He joins Brett Bech and Kendall Smith on Woicik's staff.

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Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

UCF's Shaquem Griffin was named the winner of the first Jason Witten Collegiate Man of the Year Award Thursday at The Star in Frisco, Texas. "It shows what I'm doing is the right thing," Griffin said.

Todd Archer ESPN Staff Writer 

Cowboys executive vice president Stephen Jones wants to sign defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence to a long-term deal but made it clear the team will use the franchise tag if a deal isn't reached by March 6. "We won't let D-Law not be a Dallas Cowboy next year," Jones said.

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NBA to roll out new improper conduct hotline

In the aftermath of allegations of harassment toward employees in the Mavericks organization, the NBA is instituting a confidential hotline for team and league employees to register concerns of improper conduct, according to a memo obtained by ESPN.

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