The Cowboys have no intention of reclaiming any signing bonus money back from Tony Romo if he decides to retire, per a source. The team does have a right to go after the remaining $5 million of the signing bonus money left over from the $25 million he got when he signed a six-year, $108 million contract extension in 2013.
Denver Broncos general manager John Elways says the plan is to stick with incumbent starter Trevor Siemian or second-year player Paxton Lynch at quarterback. Denver has been speculated as a landing spot for Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo.
The Dallas Stars have won four of their last six as they pay a visit to the Atlantic Division-leading Montreal Canadiens. The Stars staved off playoff elimination Sunday with an overtime win at New Jersey.
The Horned Frogs’ coach is one of 20 finalists for the 2017 Jim Phelan National Coach of the Year Award, given annually to the nation’s top Division I coach. Dixon has led the Horned Frogs (22-15) to Tuesday’s NIT semifinals after taking over a team that finished 12-21 last season.
The Mansfield baseball team was 13-6-1 heading into its Tuesday game and firmly entrenched among the 4-6A district standings leaders. The Tigers have had several players step up this season, including catcher Justin Marino, a player coach Randy Davis said has made invaluable contributions.
The Horned Frogs (22-15) have soaked in some special New York moments during their trip to the NIT semifinals, from pizza, to shopping, to sightseeing to some poignant lessons learned at West Point, the site of Sunday’s practice.
Among the men’s college basketball teams that received postseason bids to the NIT or NCAA Tournament, only TCU (22-15) is still competing. That serves as some sweet irony for the team’s four seniors heading into Tuesday’s NIT semifinals against Central Florida (24-11) in Madison Square Garden.