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Rodman says he’ll coach North Korea’s Olympic basketball team - Video on NBCNews.com

>>> dennis rodman is once again in the unlikely position of relaying information about the head of north korea to the rest of the free world . he's just back from his second trip to finish kim jong -un and says he's going back again to coach their olympic basketball team. it is through rodman that …

NFL injuries, NFC East: Romo, Bryant hurting early

The division took its lumps while playing two games against each other.<p>The Dallas Cowboys suffered what appear to be the most noteworthy injuries of Week 1 of any NFC East team, with quarterback Tony Romo and wide receiver Dez Bryant both getting injured.<p>Romo was hurt in the second quarter of his …

Alabama's Johnny Manziel problem

The first quarter will be in some sense the fifth quarter of the last one.<p>No game exists in a vacuum, and this year's matchup between Texas A&M and Alabama on Sept. 14 will be no different. The first quarter will be in some sense the fifth quarter of the last one, with both coaching staffs looking …

Arian Foster, Ben Tate to split carries and fantasy value

Texans' head coach Gary Kubiak says he'd feel more comfortable if Ben Tate and Arian Foster shared carries more closely moving forward. We discuss the fantasy implications.<p>Houston Texans' head coach Gary Kubiak says he'd feel more comfortable if Ben Tate and Arian Foster shared carries more closely …

Dez Bryant expected to play in Week 2, is always a must-start in fantasy if active

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant is expected to play against the Kansas City Chiefs in Week 2. We break down the fantasy implications.<p><b>Update:</b> All of Romo, Bryant and Morris Claiborne are participating in practice on Wednesday. Bryant, however, is likely to be limited, according to Tim …

Jimmy Fallon, Justin Timberlake show 'Evolution of End Zone Dancing'

Late night’s dynamic viral video duo — Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake — is back with a new football-themed clip that traces the evolution of end zone dancing throughout history, from the popular “Ickey Shuffle” to the lesser-known, but still effective, “Manti Te’o On A Date.”

Aaron Hernandez trial: Pair of associates ordered to appear before grand jury

One man had previously accused Hernandez in a civil suit of shooting him in the face after an argument.<p>The case around Aaron Hernandez's legal trouble appears to be growing wider — and stranger — after two more men were ordered by a Massachusetts judge to testify in front of a grand jury. As the …

Let Johnny Manziel be himself

There is a vocal contingent of college football fans, and an even louder collection of media pundits, sports moralists and general know-it-alls, who …

Johnny Manziel

Roger Goodell Says NFL Must Listen To Anyone Offended By Redskins' Name, May Be Evolving Stance

On the issue of the Washington Redskins' controversial name, the closest that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell had come to advocating for change until this week was conceding that "reasonable people may view it differently." Suggesting that his stance on the moniker may be evolving, Goodell stated …

Chip Kelly's NFL debut was a lot like other college coaches'

At the start of every football season, you hear the same thing: Don’t overreact to Week 1. And every year, the people who say that the loudest are the ones who end up overreacting the most.<p>This time, the football world is ignoring the perils of small sample size to hyperventilate over Chip Kelly …

Source: Dennis Rodman Won't Coach North Korean Olympic Basketball Team

"He's going to work for them for a week," a source says.<p>WASHINGTON — Dennis Rodman won't actually be coaching North Korea's basketball team in advance of the 2016 Olympics, according to a source close to the former NBA star who is familiar with the arrangement.<p>"He's not going to be coaching the …