Wild Card

The Green Bay Packers return a fumble by quarterback  Mark Sanchez for a touchdown during the fourth quarter of the game at Lambeau Field (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

5 Ways The Cowboys ‘Won’ During Their Bye Week

While the Dallas Cowboys sat idly on their couches at home during the bye week, a lot happened around the NFL. If you’re a Cowboys fan — a lot of good things.

11/17/2014

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Every NFL Playoff Game To Be Streamed For 1st Time

The league said Thursday that CBS and Fox would be providing live streams of their broadcasts this season. The Super Bowl and NBC’s wild-card games were available online the last two seasons.

01/02/2014

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Baseball’s Latest Blunder

Now in it’s second year of one game wild card mayhem, MLB has officially jumped the shark when it comes to their postseason programming and this is one show that needs to be cancelled.

10/03/2013

ARLINGTON, TX - SEPTEMBER 30:  Evan Longoria #3 celebrates with Desmond Jennings #8 of the Tampa Bay Rays after hitting a two-run homerun in the third inning as A.J. Pierzynski #12 of the Texas Rangers looks on during the American League Wild Card tiebreaker game at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on September 30, 2013 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Rangers’ Season Ends With 5-2 Loss To Rays

David Price allowed just two runs over nine innings, Evan Longoria was a triple short of the cycle, and the Rays defeated the Rangers 5-2 in an AL Wild Card tiebreaker in Arlington.

09/30/2013

Colby Lewis #48 of the Texas Rangers . (Photo by Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Rangers Notebook: Colby Lewis To Toss First Pitch

The right-hander, who hasn’t thrown a baseball in more than seven weeks, didn’t hesitate to accept the invitation from team CEO & President Nolan Ryan.

09/30/2013

Oakland Athletics v Texas Rangers

MLB Preview: Tampa Bay Rays At Texas Rangers

After 162 regular-season games, the Tampa Bay Rays and Texas Rangers need one more to decide the second AL wild-card spot.

09/30/2013

Pittsburgh Pirates v Texas Rangers

Perez Looks To Continue Breakout Season In Wild Card Tiebreaker

Martin Perez, at the age 22, will be going up against a highly prized acquisition target, and one of the best pitchers in the league in David Price on Monday. Which Martin will we get?

09/30/2013

Nelson Cruz of the Texas Rangers takes batting practice before a game with the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on June 4, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (credit: Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Nelson Cruz To Return For Tiebreaker

The Rangers have been noncommittal as to whether suspended slugger Nelson Cruz would return to the lineup for the playoffs. On Sunday, we got our answer.

09/29/2013

ARLINGTON, TX - SEPTEMBER 24:  Yu Darvish #11 of the Texas Rangers throws against the Houston Astros in the second inning at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on September 24, 2013 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Season Finale ‘Nothing Special’ For Darvish

Darvish will take the mound for the 32nd time this season with the opportunity to send the Rangers to their fourth consecutive postseason.

09/29/2013

Texas celebrates in the rain following a 7-4 win over the Angels.  (Photo by Sarah Glenn/Getty Images)

Rangers Stay In Playoff Chase With 7-4 Win

Craig Gentry doubled, scored and bunted in a run, helping Texas beat the sloppy Angels 7-4 Saturday and reach the final day with a chance to make the playoffs.

09/28/2013

Ian Kinsler #5 of the Texas Rangers scores against the Los Angeles Angels in the first inning at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on September 26, 2013 in Arlington. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

MLB Announces Wild Card Tiebreaker Sequence

At the start of Friday night, three teams are still in contention for the two AL Wild Card spots: Tampa Bay, Cleveland, and Texas. What happens if they all tie?

09/27/2013

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Wash: Tanking Won’t Be Factor In Wild Card Race

While Texas is chasing Tampa Bay and Cleveland in the Wild Card standings, it’s Toronto and Minnesota that can drastically affect the final standings.

09/27/2013

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