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Jason Garrett talks Tony Romo, Broncos injury updates, a D.T. call to action

By: Nicki Jhabvala

PHOENIX – Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett declined to provide many details on Tony Romo‘s status here Tuesday, saying only that “it’s something we’re working through” and “nothing has changed.” “He and (owner) Jerry Jones are the principal people in working that situation through, and it’s really been status quo,” Garrett said...

Rockies’ rebuilt bullpen shows potential, but has a lot to prove

By: Patrick Saunders

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Building a better bullpen took two mid-market teams to baseball’s promised land. In 2015, Kansas City won the World Series, in large part because general manager Dayton Moore constructed a stellar bullpen. Last year, a corps of dependable and versatile relievers took Cleveland to Game 7 of...

Jason Witten signs extension with Dallas Cowboys through 2021

By: The Associated Press

FRISCO, Texas — Dallas tight end Jason Witten has signed a four-year contract extension that virtually guarantees the 14-year veteran will spend his entire career with the Cowboys. The deal Witten signed Tuesday runs through 2021 and leaves the final year of the two-time All Pro’s current contract intact. The...

Wickstrom: ANS boat inspections ramping up across Colorado for 2017

By: Terry Wickstrom

In 2008 an alarm was sounded for Colorado waters. Pueblo Reservoir had tested positive for invasive mussels. Zebra and quagga mussels were spreading across the country ever since their accidental introduction into the Great Lakes decades ago. These tiny creatures quickly multiplied and attached themselves to hard surfaces. This led to...

Nationals: Donald Trump declined invite for opening day 1st pitch

By: The Associated Press

WASHINGTON — The Washington Nationals say President Donald Trump has declined an invitation to throw out the ceremonial first pitch before their game on opening day. A spokeswoman for the baseball team said Tuesday that the White House said Trump would not be at next week’s game at Nationals Park...

Jim Turgeon named Denver Pioneers women’s head basketball coach

By: Joe Nguyen

The Denver Pioneers didn’t have to look far to find someone new to helm their women’s basketball program. Jim Turgeon was announced Tuesday as the 10th head coach of the Pioneers, leaving his position at CSU-Pueblo. “We were striving to find someone with a strong sense of community and someone...