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Cowboys' Prescott clicks quickly with new QB coach Kitna

Jun. 12, 2019 8:21 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott's new quarterbacks coach with the Dallas Cowboys has far more NFL starts and touchdown passes than either of his predecessors. Oh, and Jon Kitna easily has the most interceptions as well. "It's just the fact that I can tell them, 'I've already paid that cost for you. You...

The fire still burning, Witten wants his snaps with Cowboys

Jun. 10, 2019 11:49 AM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Jason Witten talks a lot about just wanting to blend in now that he's back for a club-record 16th season with the Dallas Cowboys following a year in retirement. Ask about playing time among a group of decidedly younger tight ends, and, well, the franchise leader in catches and yards...

Heisman runner-up Heupel among new college HOF candidates

Jun. 3, 2019 1:55 PM EDT

Josh Heupel, who was the Heisman Trophy runner-up for Oklahoma in 2000, and former North Carolina pass-rushing star Julius Peppers are among 12 players making their first appearance of the College Football Hall of Fame ballot this year. The National Football Foundation emailed ballots Monday to its more than...

Sung Kang matches course with 61 to take Byron Nelson lead

May. 10, 2019 8:15 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Sung Kang and his caddie did some calculations on the driving range before the second round of the Byron Nelson on an unseasonably cool day with some breezy conditions. "The biggest thing was we needed to figure how shorter the ball is going to fly," Sung said. "So we just trusted the number...

McCarthy shoots 63 for 1st-round lead at Byron Nelson

May. 9, 2019 8:46 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Denny McCarthy has some loose connections to Jordan Spieth and Tony Romo, the Trinity Forest members in the local spotlight. The former University of Virginia player is on top of the leaderboard after one round at the Byron Nelson. McCarthy shot a career-low 8-under 63 on Thursday, with 10...

Koepka back at Nelson after 3 major wins, before a defense

May. 9, 2019 1:33 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Brooks Koepka has won three majors since he last played at the Byron Nelson two years ago, before the tournament moved to a new links-style course south of downtown Dallas. A week before defending his title at the now-earlier PGA Championship, the third-ranked Koepka and No. 19 Patrick Reed...