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Could bottom fall from Mavericks?

Dallas hasn't had a losing season since 1999-2000, the year that Mark Cuban bought the team midseason. Kevin Pelton, using ESPN's real plus-minus, isn't sure that Rick Carlisle can keep that streak going this season. Projected W-L records for 2016-17 (Insider)

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Tyron Smith lands in top 25 of #NFLRank

Capping off the Cowboys' five selections -- all offensive players, by the way -- is Smith, the uber-gifted left tackle. He climbed nine spots from last year's edition and finished second among all O-linemen. #NFLRank: 25-1

Cole Hamels is not a lock for Hall of Fame (1:19)
Should another team take a chance on Hamilton? (2:14)
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Jones headed for breakout season?

If the Cowboys are going to improve on defense, they have to give up fewer big plays and come up with some INTs, writes Todd Archer. Insert Byron Jones. Jones did a bit of everything as a rookie and Dallas believes his range will give them the ability to play him in center field to give help to CBs. Players who could have breakout seasons in 2016

Will Hamilton ever return to the baseball diamond? (0:49)
Holt's speed puts Reds in the lead (0:15)
Earth is covered mostly by water, the rest by Billy Hamilton (0:22)
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Who will be Big 12's best?

Oklahoma gets nine votes from the 10 CFB writers we surveyed for season predictions. Will the Sooners repeat as conference champs? Or will TCU make good and fulfill the faith one of our voters had in the Horned Frogs? 2016 CFB predictions

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Can Ezekiel Elliott make team history?

Only one rookie in Cowboys history (Tony Dorsett) has topped 1,000 rushing yards, with three others coming up just a bit short. As the lead back behind an excellent O-line, Elliott might have his sights set much higher.

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Carlos Beltrán quiere jugar hasta su 20ª temporada

Carlos Beltrán tiene toda la intención de conseguir contrato para el 2017 y así completar 20 temporadas en las Grandes Ligas y solidificar su candidatura al Salón de la Fama. Leer y mirar