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No Way 1 Loss Kills Playoff Chances

Stewart Mandel, Fox Sports

Seeing Barry Sanders in Murray

Rick Gosselin, Dallas Morning News

Cowboys Keep Riding Murray

Tim Cowlishaw, Dallas Morning News

WVU Takes Baylor Down a Notch

Chuck Carlton, Dallas Morning News

As the sun sinks below the grasslands, a familiar ritual unfolds in this sprawling suburb 30 miles north of Dallas. Cheerleaders in beauty pageant makeup wave pompoms above their...(full article)

Attrition has taken an unusually early toll this college football season. With Baylor and Notre Dame suffering their first defeats Saturday, it’s all but assured that the top fo...(full article)

Take a breath, DeMarco Murray. You’ve broken an NFL record that stood for 56 years with your seventh consecutive 100-yard rushing game to open a season, taking the honor a...(full article)

ARLINGTON — We don’t know where this is going; we don’t know how long it will last. The Cowboys’ six-game winning streak, their time atop the standings in t...(full article)

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — This time, there would be no miracle Baylor comeback to stun the college football world and beat the odds. West Virginia made sure of it in a 41-27 upset Satu...(full article)

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