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Odor a 5-8 Punk? Teammates Love Him

Scott Miller, Bleacher Report

All Aboard the Dak Hype Train

Ryan Wilson, CBS Sports

Dak Changing Cowboys' QB Plans

Mike Tanier, Bleacher Report

Nothing creates more uncertainty for an offense in college football than have an unresolved quarterback battle heading into the season. With an experienced starter, the coaching st...(full article)

Flashpoints arrive frequently and violently as young Texas second baseman Rougned Odor spars his way through the early stages of a career that teammate Elvis Andrus swears will lea...(full article)

Last year, the Cowboys were bad. They eked out four wins, finished 27th in DVOA, and ended the season in the NFC East’s cellar. Despite Dallas’s overall struggles, its run gam...(full article)

Dak Prescott has played just two preseason games but you certainly wouldn't know it to watch him. Against the Rams last week, the fourth-rounder started his first-ever professional...(full article)

In these contentious times, when political rhetoric can turn brother against brother and total strangers can get into shouting matches about anything from global warming to Suicide...(full article)

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