A Quick Look at New Ranger Willie Calhoun

By Lindsey Jones
PSDC Rangers and Cowboys Writer

The Texas Rangers had a tough decision to make this last Monday as the trade deadline approached. Their ace, Yu Darvish, was set to become a free agent at the season’s end and the team’s hopes for a wild card spot in this year’s playoffs seemed to get further and further away. Texas’ GM Jon Daniels ultimately decided he would get something for Darvish now, rather than letting him walk and only getting a compensation pick in next years draft.

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An Offseason to Forget

By Lindsey Jones
Texas Rangers and Dallas Cowboys Writer

The Dallas Cowboys have been making the news in all the wrong ways in the last few weeks.

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Texas Rangers at the Trade Deadline

By Lindsey Jones
Texas Rangers and Dallas Cowboys Writer

The Texas Rangers find themselves in an interesting position after today’s 4-3 loss to the Kansas City Royals. They are currently 16.5 games back in the division and 3 games back in the wild card race to the Rays and Yankees. The Rangers have several impending free agents, including Yu Darvish, Andrew Cashner, Jonathon Lucroy, and Carlos Gomez, many of whom would be coveted by contending teams should the Rangers decide to sell. They also have veterans such as Mike Napoli, Cole Hamels, and Adrian Beltre who teams would also likely be interested in.

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Getting to Know Dennis Smith Jr.

By Lindsey Jones

The Dallas Mavericks drafted North Carolina State freshman Dennis Smith Jr. in the first round of this year’s draft with the number 9 overall pick. It is worth to point out that Smith was the 4th overall point guard taken in the draft behind Markelle Fultz, Lonzo Ball, DeAaron Fox, and Frank Ntilikina.

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Cowboys Most Likely to be Cut in Training Camp

By Lindsey Jones
Texas Rangers and Dallas Cowboys Writer

Every NFL team has tough decisions to make about what players to cut in order to get their team down to the final 53-man rosters to start each season. The Cowboys most intriguing decision will be at running back where they have 2 back up, late 20, running backs vying for 1 spot.

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David Irving Facing 4 Game Suspension for PEDs

By Lindsey Jones
Project Shanks Cowboys & Rangers Writer

David Irving is yet another Dallas Cowboys defensive player who is facing a 4 game suspension to begin a football season and I’m sure all Cowboys fans are thinking the same thing: “Another one? Really?”

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Why Ryan Switzer is More Than a Cole Beasley Insurance Policy in Dallas

By Lindsey Jones
PSDC Cowboys and Rangers Writer

The Cowboys drafted another slot receiver, Ryan Switzer, in the fourth round of the 2017 NFL draft even though their most productive receiver in 2016 was slot receiver Cole Beasley. Switzer and Beasley are very similar receivers and could make the Cowboys offense even more potent than it was last year which ranked fifth in the NFL in total offense with 26.3 points per game.

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Why Joey Gallo Needs to Stay in the Big Leagues

By Lindsey Jones
Texas Rangers Beat Writer

There is a lot of talk these days on what the Rangers should do with Joey Gallo when All-Star and Gold Glove third baseman Adrian Beltre comes off the disabled list in a few weeks. While the easy decision would be to send Gallo down to the minors, considering he is boasting a .190 batting average, the Rangers need to look beyond the below-mediocre average and look at what Gallo has done to help them get back to .500 and how he could potentially help them catch the Astro’s for the AL West title.

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