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Broncos’ Ware eager to make goodbye stop in Arlington

Broncos’ Ware eager to make goodbye stop in Arlington

Defensive end DeMarcus Ware admittedly will be nostalgic when he comes to AT&T Stadium for the first time as a member of the visiting team.
UT football: Shipley ‘ready to roll’

UT football: Shipley ‘ready to roll’

The thinnest position group on the Texas roster received a much-needed boost Tuesday, when wide receiver Jaxon Shipley made it through a morning practice and was pronounced “ready to roll” by UT offensive play-caller Shawn Watson.
Ex-Cowboy bringing a classic Texas football story to the big screen

Ex-Cowboy bringing a classic Texas football story to the big screen

One of the best stories in the history of Texas high school football is being made into a movie.

Controversial ad pushes 'Death Row Jesus'

A new advertising campaign may make you look twice. "Death Row Jesus" will hit American cities Wednesday.
Texans have their quarterback, for better or worse

Texans have their quarterback, for better or worse

Stand down, Texans fans. You no longer have to scour the waiver wires. The Texans aren’t, coach Bill O’Brien said Tuesday, not for a quarterback.
Here’s hoping 2014 football season is as good as 2013

Here’s hoping 2014 football season is as good as 2013

An All-East Texas state championship game. Two long playoff droughts coming to an end. Teams making historic runs through the postseason.
School plaque referencing God removed from Texas school

School plaque referencing God removed from Texas school

Mountain Peak Elementary School is in the spotlight for a dedication plaque on campus.
FBI: South Texas woman offered child, infant for sex

FBI: South Texas woman offered child, infant for sex

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a 42-year-old South Texas woman has been arrested and accused of offering a 12-year-old relative and an infant to the woman's long-distance boyfriend to use the children for sex, court documents show

Crazy cat rampage

A Houston, Texas man says a neighborhood cat attacked him Monday morning as he was walking his dogs.
Jerry: Cowboys are the ‘glitz and glamour of the NFL’

Jerry: Cowboys are the ‘glitz and glamour of the NFL’

In partnering with an NFL team, Swiss watchmaker Hublot needed to find the right match. With some of their watches retailing for more than $300,000, it wasn’t going to mesh well with blue-collar teams such as Pittsburgh or Cleveland.
Matt Johnson, Caleb Hanie among those cut as Cowboys trim roster to 75

Matt Johnson, Caleb Hanie among those cut as Cowboys trim roster to 75

In trimming their roster to 75, the Dallas Cowboys waived/injured safety Matt Johnson and released quarterback Caleb Hanie. Johnson, a fourth-round pick in 2012, has never played in a regular-season NFL game.
Case Keenum will start vs. 49ers

Case Keenum will start vs. 49ers

Case Keenum will be the Texans’ starting quarterback during the team’s final preseason game Thursday against the San Francisco 49ers at NRG Stadium. Rookie Tom Savage will follow Keenum.
Harris Co. officials announce plans to turn Astrodome into world's largest indoor park, rec center

Harris Co. officials announce plans to turn Astrodome into world's largest indoor park, rec center

Harris County Judge Ed Emmett announced on Tuesday the latest plans for the legendary Astrodome in Houston.

VIDEO: SpaceX test rocket explodes over Texas

An unmanned commercial rocket exploded during a test flight over Central Texas Friday
Deion Sanders' school opens after charter revoked

Deion Sanders' school opens after charter revoked

Despite being plagued with problems and losing its charter, classes are back in session at Deion Sanders' Prime Prep Academy in Fort Worth.