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Dez Bryant has caught 11-of-23 targets this season, continuing a trend from last year. Bryant's reception percentage of 44 percent is lowest in the NFL since the start of the 2015 season (minimum 75 targets). Besides Romo's absence being a factor, he has the 15th-longest average target depth in the league at 13.2 air yards per attempt.

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Which Rangers have mastered spin rate?

Spin rate is a relatively new factor of pitching being explored, but those who do it best are finding success. Yu Darvish and Matt Bush are among pitchers with the highest spin rate on four-seam fastballs. Why spin rate matters (Insider)

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Take Two: Who has the Big 12's best defense?

It's still early in the season, but in a discussion of the Big 12's best defenses, a pair of ESPN reporters make cases for Kansas State and Baylor.

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Week 4 Preview, Fantasy Play & Pick'em

Cowboys NFL Nation reporter Todd Archer and 49ers NFL Nation reporter Nick Wagoner preview the Week 4 matchup, discuss their top potential fantasy play and make their game predictions.

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Prescott, Cowboys moving up the rankings

A convincing win over the Bears moved Dak Prescott & Co. up a whopping seven spots this week. The Cowboys haven't ranked this high since Week 4 of last season. Power Rankings

Kellerman: Cowboys have 'punchers chance to win' with Dez (2:18)
Why hasn't Dez Bryant had an MRI yet? (1:55)
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Who are the top reserves in college basketball?

Oregon's Dylan Ennis, who will return from a foot injury, is among the key reserves who will make an impact for the nation's top teams.

Will Hardy get another chance to play in NFL? (0:54)

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Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones had no update on the status of wide receiver Dez Bryant while speaking on 105.3 The Fan in Dallas. Jones said he was not sure if Bryant had an MRI on his knee but he could have one today. Jones said left guard La'el Collins is "less likely" to have surgery on his big toe but did not have a timetable for a return. Jones said it will be a pain tolerance issue.

Villar goes deep twice against Rangers (0:32)
Is Romo the next Bledsoe? (1:24)

Lineup: Rangers (92-64) vs. Brewers (70-86)

  • 1. Carlos Gomez, LF (R)
  • 2. Ian Desmond, CF (R)
  • 3. Carlos Beltran, DH (S)
  • 4. Adrian Beltre, 3B (R)
  • 5. Rougned Odor, 2B (L)
  • 6. Jonathan Lucroy, C (R)
  • 7. Mitch Moreland, 1B (L)
  • 8. Nomar Mazara, RF (L)
  • 9. Elvis Andrus, SS (R)
  • SP: Martin Perez, LHP
Tim Hasselbeck all in on Prescott (1:40)
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Choo progressing toward return?

Shin-Soo Choo (forearm) is headed to Arizona to take part in instructional league games in hopes that he can return to the Rangers as soon as this weekend. Dallas Morning News