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Cowboys’ Melton Bar-Brawl Suits Dropped

Both parties in lawsuits centering on a December 22nd bar scuffle involving Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Henry Melton have dropped their litigation, Melton representatives tell 105.3 The Fan.

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Tyron Smith #77 of the Dallas Cowboys  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Tyron Will Be Long-Time Cowboy, But No Deal Yet

Inevitably, the Dallas Cowboys will both exercise the fifth-year option for left tackle Tyron Smith and give him a long-term deal designed to make the budding star a Cowboy for life.

04/18/2014

The entrance to Dallas Cowboys headquarters, Valley Ranch , Irving (Photo by Nathan Wood, CBSDFW.COM)

More Dallas Cowboys Pre-Draft Visits At Valley Ranch

Here are a couple of quick updates on the fine football playing gentlemen who have and/or will be checking in with the Dallas Cowboys for a pre-draft visit as we get geared up for the NFL Draft.

04/16/2014

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Pro Sports More Open To Paternity Leave

More pro athletes are taking time off to be with their families in the delivery room. But MLB remains the only one of the major leagues to have a standardized paternity leave.

04/14/2014

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Inside The NFL’s Wonderlic Test – And Why It Matters

I first started writing about the NFL’s use of the Wonderlic Test on draft-eligible prospects in the early ‘90’s, at a time when some thought it was a mad-scientist-level effort in overkill.

04/12/2014

A shot of the Dallas Mavericks logo at center court before the game against the Charlotte Bobcats on November 3, 2012 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images)

Trending: Suspension Rescinded, Hedgehog Internet Star, Red Raider Dance Off

MAVS ANNOUNCER SUSPENSION RESCINDED The NBA does a 180 after suspending the Dallas Mavericks’ announcer for his Twitter tirade. Originally, the NBA suspended Sean Heath, the PA announcer for the Mavs — for two games […]

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Cavanaugh’s Big Board – Version 4.10.14

Couple changes to the big board today. I did a rewatch on a couple of first round guys that I had a tough time getting a handle on the first time through.

04/10/2014

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Peterson Says College Athletes Should Be Paid

Former NFL MVP Adrian Peterson advocated for college athletes on Wednesday, saying that they deserve to be paid for the millions of dollars they bring to school coffers.

04/10/2014

President George W. Bush and first lady Laura Bush attend the NCAA Men's Final Four Championship between the Connecticut Huskies and the Kentucky Wildcats at AT&T Stadium on April 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Why I’m Filling Jerry’s Cowboys Suite With…Kittens!

Jerry Jones owns a suite at AT&T Stadium, so he was both the ‘host’ of Monday night’s NCAA championship game and the host of a party in his suite.

04/09/2014

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KT’s NFL Draft Positional Rankings, Part 1: QB

Over the next couple weeks here on 1053thefan.com, we’re going to treat you with our Top 7 rankings for each position. The JC/KT Top 7 begins today with the QBs.

04/09/2014

Russell Wilson #13 of the Texas Rangers (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Super Bowl-Winning QB Wilson Throws Strikes Too

Wilson made his first appearance at the Rangers’ home ballpark by throwing out the first pitch before the series finale against Philadelphia. He went to the mound and threw a hard strike caught by Rangers third base coach Gary Pettis.

04/03/2014

CHARLOTTE, NC - OCTOBER 21: A helmet of the Dallas Cowboys during their game at Bank of America Stadium on October 21, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Number Crunching: Why Cowboys End-Of-Draft Matters

The Cowboys own a six-pack of seventh-round picks in the NFL draft, and seventh-round picks are not made of gold. But they represent an opportunity to mine for precious metals.

03/27/2014

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