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Football state championship TV ratings soar in Houston, North Texas

Football state championship TV ratings soar in Houston, North Texas

The biggest draw of the weekend was the 6A-II final between Katy and Cedar Hill.
Bill O’Brien rewards Texans, gives them Christmas Day off

Bill O’Brien rewards Texans, gives them Christmas Day off

 The Texans had one of their best practices of the season Christmas Eve, coach Bill O’Brien said, and their reward would be the getting Christmas Day off.
Time to enjoy Christmas, late dove season

Time to enjoy Christmas, late dove season

Getting a group together for an afternoon hunt is nice and even if no game is taken just shooting the new Christmas guns is always fun.
Former colleagues Traylor, Keeling take different paths to crown

Former colleagues Traylor, Keeling take different paths to crown

 Jeff Traylor and Whitney Keeling took different paths to winning state football titles in 2014.

Jack Stallard's top sports stories of 2014

 Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked Stallard about his top plays of 2014. Stallard said...
Bryant’s future with Cowboys; details to come

Bryant’s future with Cowboys; details to come

Pro Bowl receiver Dez Bryant isn’t going away, Jerry Jones assured fans on his weekly KRLD-FM radio show.
White Oak’s Pullen named district MVP

White Oak’s Pullen named district MVP

White Oak’s Jake Pullen earned overall Most Valuable Player honors, and state finalist Mineola picked up six superlatives with the release of the 2014 District 8-3A Division I All-District Football Team.
Big move for Rockets

Big move for Rockets

Free agent forward Josh Smith, who will clear waivers this afternoon, has decided to sign with the Rockets, two individuals with knowledge of the decision said on Wednesday.
Tiger Woods targets return to form in 2015

Tiger Woods targets return to form in 2015

 The Tiger will be back on the prowl in 2015 -- and that's according to the man himself.
Cowboys and Texans named to Pro Bowl

Cowboys and Texans named to Pro Bowl

Six Cowboys have been named to the Pro Bowl. Tony Romo, DeMarco Murray, Lufkin's Dez Bryant, Tyron Smith, Travis Frederick and Zack Martin made it.
Cowboys head back to work, won’t rest starters at Redskins

Cowboys head back to work, won’t rest starters at Redskins

The Cowboys, regardless whether they win Sunday, can earn a first-round bye with losses by both the Seahawks and Cardinals. Seattle hosts St. Louis, while Arizona travels to San Francisco.
College Football Playoff will showcase Texas talent

College Football Playoff will showcase Texas talent

Eugene, Ore., is more than 2,000 miles from Arlington, Texas.
DeMarco was amazing

DeMarco was amazing

“DeMarco’s performance in yesterday’s game by far was his best performance of the year,” Jason Garrett said. “He was amazing.”
College football's top programs

College football's top programs

According to Forbes’ yearly analysis on college football’s most valuable teams, the Texas Longhorns are college football’s head honchos.
Tony Romo for MVP? It’s worth a closer look

Tony Romo for MVP? It’s worth a closer look

Jason Witten threw down the ball. It was just another touchdown in a 42-7 beatdown of the Indianapolis Colts.  Only it wasn’t.