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Breaking down the NFL's playoff contenders

With the 10-0 Saints and Colts set to book playoff dates this weekend, Alex Marvez breaks down who'll soon be joining them. <

Andruw Jones agrees to deal with White Sox

Andruw Jones has agreed to a $500,000, one-year contract with the Chicago White Sox. Jones hit .214 with 17 homers and 43 RBIs in 82 games with Texas this year while making 53 starts as the designated hitter, 12 in left field, five in right field an

Sources: Texas' Ward out for rest of season

Texas sophomore guard Varez Ward will miss six to 10 months with a torn quadriceps, according to multiple sources. Ward suffered the injury in pregame warm-ups Tuesday night prior to the Longhorns' victory over Pittsburgh.

Here's why Halladay deal won't get done soon

Boston reportedly wants a deal for Roy Halladay done before the winter meetings.

Cowboys TE Witten on field for start of practice

Cowboys tight end Jason Witten was on the field for the start of practice Wednesday, a potentially good sign for his chances of playing against Oakland on Thursday. Coach Wade Phillips said before the workout that Witten remains a game-time decision

College Experiment: L.A. women gonna have to do

This is why The College Experiment loves L.A.