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How Jason Garrett belongs in the same sentence as Belichick, Couglin & Tomlin

How Jason Garrett belongs in the same sentence as Belichick, Couglin & Tomlin

Jason Garrett is actually in the same sentence as Bill Belichick, John Harbaugh and Tom Coughlin; they are all white guys who coach NFL teams. Also, Garrett is actually one of the longest tenured active coaches in the NFL.
Ryan Fitzpatrick locked in as Texans’ starting QB

Ryan Fitzpatrick locked in as Texans’ starting QB

Ryan Fitzpatrick entered the Texans’ first preseason game as the team’s starting quarterback and continues to hold the title after the a blowout loss, despite throwing two interceptions and clearly struggling last Saturday during a

Texas woman booted from restaurant after changing baby's diaper

A Texas mother says she was kicked out of a pizza restaurant for changing her baby at the table. She says there was no changing table in the restroom. The restaurant's owners say that's no excuse.

VIDEO: 6 killed after police chase reaches 100 MPH

A crash after a police chase near Houston has claimed six lives.
TEA offers graduation toolkit to students, parents, school counselors

TEA offers graduation toolkit to students, parents, school counselors

Commissioner of Education Michael Williams announced today that the Texas Education Agency, in collaboration with the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and Texas Workforce Commission, has available a graduation toolkit for students, par

VIDEO: TABC considering proposal to sell alcohol at gun shows

Gun buyers could soon be able to grab a cold one while browsing the merchandise at gun shows in Texas. The State Alcoholic Beverage Commission is considering the proposal. But, the reaction is mixed.

VIDEO: Jerry Jones has 'no comment' on racy photos that popped up online

Dallas Cowboys' owner Jerry Jones spoke to the media Sunday for the first time since some racy pictures were leaked online last week.
Aggies’ QB battle to replace Manziel? Sumlin says it’s ‘dead even’

Aggies’ QB battle to replace Manziel? Sumlin says it’s ‘dead even’

Sophomore Kenny Hill and freshman Kyle Allen are vying to replace 2012 Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel, a first-round draft selection of the Cleveland Browns who bypassed on his final two years of college eligibility.'
Astros broadcaster inducted to 6th Hall of Fame

Astros broadcaster inducted to 6th Hall of Fame

Legendary Astros broadcaster Milo Hamilton was inducted into his sixth Hall of Fame on Sunday when he was named to the Des Moines Register’s Iowa Sports Hall.
Cardinals rough up Texans in preseason opener

Cardinals rough up Texans in preseason opener

The Bill O’Brien era or, better, comedy of errors, began exactly as the Gary Kubiak-Wade Phillips era ended, except worse.
Texas man indicted in death of Alfred Wright

Texas man indicted in death of Alfred Wright

A Jasper, Texas, man has been indicted in connection with the death of Alfred Wright, a 28-year-old father of three whose mysterious disappearance and death sparked protests, controversy and allegations of a law enforcement cover up.
Death of 6-year-old Jenise Wright ruled a homicide; DNA being collected

Death of 6-year-old Jenise Wright ruled a homicide; DNA being collected

The death of 6-year-old Jenise Wright was formally ruled a homicide Friday by the Kitsap County Coroner's Office, the sheriff's office said. But officials refused to publicly reveal the cause of death.

Complete Chaos

CNN came out with a poll Friday and it says people, more than ever before, don't have any faith in the federal government.
Texans play Saturday on KETK

Texans play Saturday on KETK

The Houston Texans have their preseason opener against Arizona Saturday night, and you can watch it on KETK. Chron.com has a list of 5 players to keep an eye on during Saturday's contest.
Former Longview athletic director, coach heads to Calvary Baptist Academy

Former Longview athletic director, coach heads to Calvary Baptist Academy

Former Longview athletic director and head coach Pat Collins confirmed today that he was taken a position at Calvary Baptist Academy in Shreveport.