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One Play Determines Cowboys’ Fate?

ANTHONY MARIANI
Like a crazy person, I’ve been screaming –– for years –– that the NFL splits too many flippin’ hairs now, which does nothing but slow down games a ton, which, especially for fans of teams that may finally be gaining...


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Off Asides on Dallas Cowboys vs Green Bay Packers, Fate

Jeff Prince
Off Asides wakes up Sunday morning feeling like Kris Kristofferson — with no way to hold my head that doesn’t hurt, looking for my cleanest dirty shirt, and thinking of Rita Coolidge riding bareback on a palomino wh...



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Top 5 Shows

ANTHONY MARIANI
1.) Lots of out-of-towners are among us this weekend, here for the big college football playoff championship game between Ohio State and Oregon on Monday at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, and we can only assume that at least so...


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Skater Kids Have No Time to Talk Football

Eric Griffey
Doesn’t ‘the man’ know that putting up signs forbidding skating only encourages skaters? Skateboarding is banned in Sundance Square Plaza, where ESPN has set up shop this week for its coverage of the college footb...



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Tebowing Shmebowing, Romoing The New Craze

Jeff Prince
                Tim Tebow tangoed into Cowtown to talk turkey as part of ESPN’s college football championship coverage. He didn’t seem the least bit jealous that Romoing has replaced ...


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TCU Student Still Feels Cheated

Eric Griffey
Seeing all of the hype surrounding the college football playoff championship game is a bitter pill to swallow for most Texas Christian University students. Count the 20-year-old junior, Ashley Trahan, among them. She was millin...



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The Best Documentaries of 2014

Kristian Lin
Just like last year, I’m putting this list out at an opportune time. My top documentary of the year (and one of my best movies of the year) is currently playing in Dallas, and, as I mentioned on our Night & Day page, it w...


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Fort Worth Owes Thanks To Former Mayor For ESPN Love

Jeff Prince
A former mayor deserves a pat on the back for all the hoopla in downtown Fort Worth this week. ESPN is making Sundance Square its base camp leading up to the College Football National Championship game at AT&T Stadium in Ar...



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College Football Championship Like Second Christmas for Bars

Eric Griffey
The college football playoff championship game in Arlington means big business for Fort Worth, especially for downtown bars. Sundance Square is ground zero for ESPN’s coverage of the big game, which means thousands of people ...


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How To Tell The Difference Between Buckeyes, Ducks Fans

Jeff Prince
The tens of thousands of Ohio and Oregon residents traveling to Tarrant County for the college football championship game on Monday will be flaunting their school colors proudly. However, here’s how to tell the difference...