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Dallas Cowboys Fans want Jerry Jones Fired, and rightly so
By Ryan Lawrence - March 13 2012 Sports News Feature

If they want to see Jerry Jones fired and replaced with a new GM, Dallas Cowboys fans will have to take some drastic steps to force the owner's hand.

The Dallas Cowboys in 2013 Super Bowl? Here's How
By Ryan Lawrence - February 4 2012 Sports News Feature

After yet another late-season collapse that saw more than a few warts exposed, the Dallas Cowboys seem years away from contending for the Super Bowl.

Expect a San Francisco 49ers vs. Baltimore Ravens Super Bowl
By Ryan Lawrence - January 20 2012 Sports News Feature

When the San Francisco 49ers and Baltimore Ravens played earlier this season, the game was dubbed the "Harbaugh Bowl." Expect a rematch on Super Bowl Sunday.

Why the Baltimore Ravens Beat the New England Patriots
By Ryan Lawrence - January 16 2012 Sports News Feature

Unfortunately, Belichick's savior won't be able to keep the Baltimore Ravens from beating the New England Patriots on Sunday.

Jim Rome Makes Fun of Tim Tebow Music Video
By Ryan Lawrence - January 11 2012 Sports News Feature

A recently released Tim Tebow music video may be uplifting to fans of the Denver Broncos quarterback; however, Jim Rome clearly thinks it's laughable.

T-Sizzle Suggests Racism Helps Tim Tebow; Hurts Cam Newton
By Ryan Lawrence - January 06 2012 Sports News Feature

Terrell Suggs said there is a double standard for Tim Tebow and Cam Newton, and his comments suggest he believes racism is the main reason why.

How Tim Tebow Can Beat the Pittsburgh Steelers
By Ryan Lawrence - January 04 2012 Sports News Feature

The odds-makers have the Broncos penciled in as 8-point underdogs, but make no mistake; Tim Tebow can beat the Pittsburgh Steelers.

John Elway a Fool for Cutting Kyle Orton for Tim Tebow
By Ryan Lawrence - December 27 2011 Sports News Feature

Even if you think John Elway was right to choose Tim Tebow over Kyle Orton; there can be no doubt that he managed the two players foolishly.

Drew Brees Comments on Tim Tebow
By Ryan Lawrence - December 20 2011 Sports News Feature

It seems everyone in the NFL has an opinion on Tim Tebow, including New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees, who recently commented on the Denver Broncos quarterback.

Tim Tebow Will Beat Tom Brady! Wait, No He Won't
By Ryan Lawrence - December 16 2011 Sports News Feature

Weeks ago, the thought of Tim Tebow orchestrating a win against Tom Brady would have been laughable. Oh how times have changed.

Did Steroid Effects Give Sports Star 2011 MLB Award?
By Ryan Lawrence - December 09 2011 Sports News Feature

According to reputable sources, steroid effects may be responsible for a Major League Baseball sports star's amazing 2011 season.

Tim Tebow Critics Are Wrong! Aren't They?
By Ryan Lawrence - December 09 2011 Sports News Feature

In the short term, Tim Tebow critics look like they couldn't be more wrong; in the long run, they'll be proved right.

How to Oakland Raiders Can Beat the Green Bay Packers
By Ryan Lawrence - December 07 2011 Sports News Feature

Here's what the Oakland Raiders will have to do to give Aaron Rodgers and the undefeated Green Bay Packers loss number one.

Dallas Cowboys Coach Jason Garrett Press Conference
By Ryan Lawrence - December 05 2011 Sports News Feature

Dallas Cowboys Head Coach Jason Garrett answers questions from the media about his controversial decisions during the team's loss to the Arizona Cardinals.

NFL Picks: 2 Crazy Upset Predictions
By Ryan Lawrence - November 12 2011 Sports News Feature

This week, expect a pair of inconsistent favorites to do what they do best: confound and confuse their fans.

Sports Betting: Take the Buffalo Bills over the Dallas Cowboys
By Ryan Lawrence - November 11 2011 Sports News Feature

At times, the Dallas Cowboys look good enough to win the NFC East; however, they won't be good enough against the Buffalo Bills this Sunday.

Pick the Seahawks Over the Ravens
By Ryan Lawrence - November 09 2011 Sports News Feature

If you think the Baltimore Ravens will dominate the Seattle Seahawks, you simply haven't been paying attention to the NFL.

Week 9 NFL Picks
By Ryan Lawrence - November 03 2011 Sports News Feature

My week 9 NFL picks identify a few underdogs that should put up strong showings, and one or two upsets that will have many scratching their heads.

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Rams WR Bailey has surgery after being being shot in Florida (Yahoo Sports)

FILE - This Aug. 8, 2013, file photo shows St. Louis Rams wide receiver Stedman Bailey watching from the bench in the fourth quarter of a preseason NFL football game against the Cleveland Browns, in Cleveland. Suspended Rams wide receiver Stedman Bailey was shot and critically wounded as he and four other people were sitting in a car outside a home in the Miami area, police said Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015. Bailey was at a hospital awaiting surgery for injuries that have not been disclosed by the Rams or the authorities. (AP Photo/David Richard, File)

Suspended St. Louis Rams wide receiver Stedman Bailey was shot and critically wounded as he and four other people were sitting in a car outside a home in the Miami area, police said Wednesday. Bailey had surgery for injuries that have not been disclosed by the Rams or the authorities and police said he was in critical but stable condition. Another man, Antwan Reeves, was with Bailey and was also shot in the attack Tuesday night.

Seattle's Marshawn Lynch undergoes abdominal surgery (Yahoo Sports)

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch (24) breaks through a tackle-attempt by Dallas Cowboys' Sean Lee (50) as Cowboys Byron Jones, left, comes over to help on the running play in the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade)

If the Seattle Seahawks are going to make a late charge toward a fourth straight playoff berth, they'll do it without Marshawn Lynch. Seattle is hopeful that Lynch will return at some point and will keep the bruising running back on the active roster. ''The doctor projected that he could get back pretty quickly,'' coach Pete Carroll said.

Browns didn't discuss cutting Johnny Manziel before benching (Yahoo Sports)

FILE - In this Nov. 15, 2015, file photo, Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel (2) plays during an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, in Pittsburgh. Browns coach Mike Pettine says he benched Johnny Manziel because the quarterback violated the team's trust with his behavior during the bye week. Manziel was demoted from starter to third string on Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015, by Pettine, who was upset after a video emerged of the second-year QB partying last week in Texas while the Browns were off. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

The Browns believe sacking Johnny Manziel themselves will do him good. One day after taking Manziel's starting job from him for breaking his promise to stay out of the spotlight and behave during the bye week, Browns coach Mike Pettine explained his decision was necessary. Manziel was dumped as Cleveland's starter and dropped to third string by Pettine, who was angry after a video emerged of the second-year QB partying last week in Texas while the Browns were off.

Frank Gifford's family says CTE found in his brain (Yahoo Sports)

FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2010, file photo, former New York Giants player Frank Gifford looks on during the Ring of Honor ceremony during halftime of an NFL football game between the Chicago Bears and the New York Giants at New Meadowlands Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. The family of Pro Football Hall of Famer Frank Gifford says signs of the degenerative disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy were found in his brain after his death. In a statement released through NBC News on Wednesday, the family says Gifford suffered from unspecified

The family of Pro Football Hall of Famer Frank Gifford says signs of the degenerative disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy were found in his brain after his death. In a statement released through NBC News on Wednesday, the family said he had ''experienced firsthand'' symptoms associated with CTE but did not offer specifics. Gifford died of natural causes at his Connecticut home in August at age 84.

Kansas freshman Diallo cleared to play beginning Dec. 1 (Yahoo Sports)

FILE - In this April 1, 2015, file photo, East forward Cheick Diallo of Our Savior New American in Centereach, N.Y., holds the MVP trophy after East defeated West 111-91 in the McDonald's All-American boys basketball game in Chicago. Kansas officials have sharply criticized the NCAA over its handling of five-star prospect Cheick Diallo, who remains ineligible to participate in games for the fourth-ranked Jayhawks. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

Kansas freshman Cheick Diallo has been cleared to play for the fifth-ranked Jayhawks beginning next week, ending a laborious months-long investigation by the NCAA into the five-star prospect's education and background. In a statement Wednesday, the NCAA ultimately ruled Diallo had received a limited amount of impermissible benefits. Diallo, a native of Mali, will be allowed to play Tuesday night against Loyola.

Luck increases activity, but uncertain about return date (Yahoo Sports)

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck celebrates after an NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015, in Atlanta. Indianapolis Colts won 24-21. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Injured Colts quarterback Andrew Luck said Wednesday that he's feeling better and is starting to do a little more rehab work as he recovers from a lacerated kidney and partially torn abdominal muscle. Luck was expected to miss two to six weeks after he was injured in the fourth quarter of a 27-24 victory over Denver on Nov. 8. In his first comments since the injury, Luck acknowledged that he initially felt lethargic and said it was ''no fun'' watching from the side.

NFL: officials erred on Bills' final play against Pats (Yahoo Sports)

Buffalo Bills head coach Rex Ryan instructs his team on the sideline in the first half of an NFL football game against the New England Patriots, Monday, Nov. 23, 2015, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Coach Rex Ryan took the diplomatic approach. The Buffalo coach was told the NFL acknowledged the Bills should have had the chance to run at least one more play in their loss to New England on Monday night. ''Sometimes mistakes do happen,'' Ryan said Wednesday.

Ex Cowboys RB Joseph Randle arrested at Kansas casino (Yahoo Sports)

FILE - In this Sept. 27, 2015, file photo, Dallas Cowboys' Joseph Randle stands in the team bench area during an NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons, in Arlington, Texas. Running back Joseph Randle was suspended four games by the NFL under the league's personal conduct policy Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015, one week after he was released by the Dallas Cowboys. The suspension begins immediately even though Randle is not on an active roster. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade, File)

Former Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle was jailed early Wednesday after an altercation at a Kansas casino. Randle was asked to leave the Kansas Star Casino in Mulvane late Tuesday after causing some unspecified concerns on the casino floor, said Fred Waller, an enforcement agent with the Kansas Racing and Gaming Commission. Randle left, but then returned.

No. 10 Gonzaga rolls past Washington 80-64 in Bahamas (Yahoo Sports)

FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2015, file photo, Gonzaga's Domantas Sabonis (11) dunks over Mount St. Mary's BK Ashe (41) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, in Spokane, Wash. This year's Battle 4 Atlantis tournament bracket is anchored by three Top 25 teams led by No. 10 Gonzaga, along with No. 19 Connecticut and new addition Texas A&M at No. 25. (AP Photo/Rajah Bose, File)

The Bulldogs took the latest round Wednesday, wading through a mound of fouls to get there. Kyle Wiltjer had 24 points and Domantas Sabonis added 17 to send 10 Gonzaga past Washington 80-64 in the first round of the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament. The Bulldogs took advantage of the Huskies' foul trouble in the first half, at one time taking a 24-point lead.