Linebacker Sean Lee, who has battled injuries throughout his career, has been an iron man this season for the playoff-bound Cowboys' improved defense.
Matt Schick, Ivan Maisel and Adam Rittenberg discuss the ramifications of Houston hiring Major Applewhite, debate if it's a race for 2nd place with the Heisman Trophy & more. Plus they chat with '95 Heisman winner Eddie George as well as Steve Walsh and Tony Rice about "Catholics vs. Convicts."
South Florida is looking for a replacement for Willie Taggart, who left to take the Oregon head-coaching job, and former Texas coach Charlie Strong is atop the Bulls' list.
Bowen: Dez is NFL's toughest in red zone
With the ball floating to the back pylon, few climb the ladder on 50/50's quite like the Cowboys' superstar. Matt Bowen calls Dez Bryant the league's most difficult matchup in the red zone. Bowen's best WRs (Insider)
From the Allstate Sugar Bowl to the Motel 6 Cactus Bowl, here's a ranking of all the Big 12 bowl games.
Top programs experience new beginnings
Three of the top football programs in America will have new coaches roaming the sideline next season. Former Houston coach Tom Herman will be at Texas, Willie Taggart will hold down the fort at Oregon, and Matt Rhule is heading to Baylor.
With his streak of 130 consecutive games with at least one reception over, TE Jason Witten looks to start anew while insisting wins are what matter.
Tom Herman and the new Longhorns staff, with their list of priorities, hold their first visits this weekend.
The Cowboys know what a threat Odell Beckham Jr. can be for the Giants, and stress the need to "have 11 guys pursuing" the elusive receiver.
Dez Bryant has found the peace off the field that he's sought his entire life, which has made the Cowboys' star WR a calming influence on the field.
Bill Menefee, who served as both Baylor athletic director and men's basketball coach, has died at the age of 95.
It's been an epic fall for Stephen Jones and Derek Dooley, as the Cowboys are having success while their high school sons are on a big playoff run.
After time expired on them in Week 1, the Cowboys have practiced the two-minute drill situation they faced against the Giants.
For a running back to win MVP in 2016, he should at least be tops at his position. And Ezekiel Elliott hasn't been better than David Johnson.
Cowboys QB Dak Prescott leads this ranking of the 20 best rookies, but Kansas City playmaker Tyreek Hill and a teammate are making a move toward the top.
Jamie Benn scored his 200th career goal and added two assists, and the Dallas Stars beat the Nashville Predators 5-2 on Thursday night.
The Rangers on Thursday acquired right-hander Tyrell Jenkins and minor league left-hander Brady Feigl from the Braves in exchange for right-hander Luke Jackson.
Can Cowboys TE Jason Witten bounce back following zero targets last week? Is there time for Rams RB Todd Gurley to redeem himself for fantasy owners this season? NFL Nation reporters weigh in.
Rangers need a first baseman
There are plenty of free-agent options available for the Rangers at first base. But will Texas spend the money to sign one of them? Buster Olney discusses. Biggest holes for contenders (Insider)
Foreman takes home Doak Walker Award
Texas running back D'Onta Foreman wins the Doak Walker Award for the nation's best running back of the year. Foreman becomes the third Longhorn to win the award, following Ricky Williams (1997-98) and Cedric Benson (2004).