Report: Cowboys looking to extend Garrett’s contract

Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett, whose job security was in question when the team was 3-5 at midseason, now is expected to receive a long-term contract extension, according to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport.Garrett’s current contract runs through 2019, but his work leading the Cowboys to a 10-6 finish apparently has owner Jerry Jones ready to commit to him beyond then. Garrett is in his ninth season.Jones gave Garrett a vote of confidence amid the team’s midseason struggles and teased a potential extension earlier this week during an interview on 105.3 The Fan.Regardless, any talks will take place after the season ends for the Cowboys. They face the Los Angeles Rams Saturday night in a divisional-round playoff game.

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Report: Turkey seeks warrant for Knicks Enes Kanter

Report: Turkey seeks warrant for Knicks Enes Kanter

Turkey has put in an extradition request and requested an Interpol red notice for the arrest of NBA star Enes Kanter, according to Anadolu, a Turkish state news agency. The report says New York Knicks center Kanter is suspected of being part of a terror organization. According to a Turkish official with knowledge of the…

Kevin Anderson upset by Frances Tiafoe at Australian Open, Roger Federer wins

Kevin Anderson upset by Frances Tiafoe at Australian Open, Roger Federer wins

After engineering the first big upset of the Australian Open, Frances Tiafoe had a celebration to match. He thumped his chest, flashed his right bicep and then pointed to it. “It is kind of an instinct thing,” Tiafoe told reporters after his 4-6 6-4 6-4 7-5 win over Kevin Anderson Wednesday. “I hope the crowd…

Tomic takes aim at Hewitt in yet another Australian men’s tennis controversy

Tomic takes aim at Hewitt in yet another Australian men’s tennis controversy

It’s all kicking off in Australian men’s tennis. Again. And no, it isn’t Nick Kyrgios the center of the brouhaha. Rather, it’s another player who has made headlines for the wrong reasons — Bernard Tomic. The once can’t-miss prospect heavily criticized the country’s Davis Cup captain Lleyton Hewitt following a first-round defeat at the Australian…

Mikaela Shiffrin wins again to continue march towards history

Mikaela Shiffrin wins again to continue march towards history

Her domination has forced the wider sporting world to take notice, and now Mikaela Shiffrin has done it again. The 23-year-old continued her remarkable romp towards a third straight World Cup overall title with a 10th win of the season in a giant slalom in Italy. The American superstar led by more than a second…

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