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).
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Texas junior D'Onta Foreman is the 3rd Texas RB to win the Doak Walker Award as the nation's top RB. The others are Ricky Williams and Cedric Benson. Foreman leads FBS with 2,028 rushing yards this season.
Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer
Texas running back D'Onta Foreman discusses what it means to win the Doak Walker Award.
Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer
Texas punter Michael Dickson is wearing a commemorative pin from the Ray Guy Award in memory of Sam Foltz and Mike Sadler, killed in a car accident over the summer.
Watch: Home Depot College Football Awards Show
Nine individual awards will be handed out, including the Maxwell Award for Player of the Year. This year's Maxwell finalists are Louisville QB Lamar Jackson, Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield and Michigan LB Jabrill Peppers. Live on ESPN/WatchESPN
The Rangers say third-base coach Tony Beasley is free of the rectal cancer that sidelined him much of the 2016 season.
Former Baylor football coach Art Briles sued three school regents and a vice president for libel and slander Thursday, accusing them of falsely stating he knew of reported assaults.
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Urban Meyer on Tom Herman taking over at Texas: "I think he's ready for the task." Added that he was glad to see Herman at Houston and discouraged him from taking other jobs before. Houston was a good fit for Herman
Los Cowboys sólo quieren mostrar su mejoría
Dallas insiste en que sólo se concentra en tratar de ganar el siguiente partido y que si llega el título divisional en New York ante los Giants, sólo representará un paso más hacia la meta. Leer
What to expect from the last four in
The last four teams to join bracketology are SMU, Pittsburgh, Marquette and Arkansas. A couple of these teams have already faced off before. Pittsburgh defeated Marquette while SMU has already defeated Pittsburgh. Bracketology
Frogs jump to No. 10 bracket line
Joe Lunardi raises TCU, undefeated before Wednesday night's loss at SMU, from a No. 12. Texas A&M moves up from a No. 11, VCU drops from the eighth line and Maryland stays put this week. Bracketology
Ezekiel Elliott gets the nod for age 21, and Adam Vinatieri wins for age 44 -- because he's the only one. There are tough decisions elsewhere.
If there is a receiver who can relate to the Giants' Odell Beckham Jr., it's his Cowboys rival Dez Bryant.
The guys talk about whether Lane Kiffin should get another head coaching job, what the biggest flaws of some NFL contenders are and give some life advice.
More history at stake for Dak and Zeke
With one touchdown pass from Dak Prescott, the Cowboys would become the third team in NFL history to have rookies with 20 passing TDs and 10 rushing TDs in the same season. (ESPN Stats & Info) Milestone tracker
Bears climb onto NCAA bracket's top line
Joe Lunardi moves unbeaten Baylor up from a No. 2 while Villanova strengthens its No. 1 overall slot with a pair of Big 5 wins. They are joined by Kansas and Duke. Bracketology