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East Texan, former Aggie QB Randy McCown looks back at the Bonfire Tragedy, 15 years ago

 At 2:42 AM on November 18th, 1999, Texas A&M was changed forever. The logs stacked for the annual Aggie bonfire became unstable and fell, killing 12 students, and injuring 27 others.
East Texas high school playoff pairings

East Texas high school playoff pairings

The Longview News-Journal has put together a list of this week's high school football playoff games. Several area teams are still alive.
DeMarco Murray plans to carry Cowboys down the stretch

DeMarco Murray plans to carry Cowboys down the stretch

Running back DeMarco Murray’s role in the Cowboys offense might get even bigger down the stretch.
Texans want consistency from Jadeveon Clowney

Texans want consistency from Jadeveon Clowney

Rookie linebacker Jadeveon Clowney said he “felt great” following the Texans’ 23-7 road victory over Cleveland on Sunday, which marked a return to action for the No. 1 overall pick of the 2014 NFL draft.
Lumberjacks lose home win streak in overtime thriller

Lumberjacks lose home win streak in overtime thriller

Juniors Thomas Walkup and Demetrious Floyd each recorded 20 points.
Ohio State QB named Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week

Ohio State QB named Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week

Ohio State redshirt freshman quarterback J. T. Barrett has been named The Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week for the twelfth week of the 2014 college football season.
Spring Hill QB released from hospital, recovering in Tyler

Spring Hill QB released from hospital, recovering in Tyler

 A Spring Hill High School athlete who suffered a life-threatening concussion Friday, November 7, has been released from the hospital.
NFL suspends Adrian Peterson without pay for remainder of season

NFL suspends Adrian Peterson without pay for remainder of season

East Texas native Adrian Peterson has been suspended for the remainder of the 2014-2015 NFL season.

The brothers Goodwin of T.K. Gorman football

 Junior quarterback Michael Goodwin has lead the Bishop Gorman Crusaders into the postseason averaging more than 35 points a game.

Corky Nelson, Earl Campbell's coach at John Tyler, passes away

I was filling-in on a radio talk-show one day and a caller said coaches don't really make a difference. I said yes they do. Just ask Earl Campbell.
Choosing sides in the TCU-Baylor debate

Choosing sides in the TCU-Baylor debate

TCU is ranked ahead of Baylor. TCU, as of this week, is in the national bleeping playoffs at the No. 4 seed. Holy Frogdom. “Roll Toad” as that sign-of-the-year said at Amon Carter Stadium last week.
Jerry Jones says Cowboys have discussed contract extension with Dez Bryant’s new agents

Jerry Jones says Cowboys have discussed contract extension with Dez Bryant’s new agents

Dez Bryant said he doesn’t want the Dallas Cowboys to test his loyalty in trying to reach a new contract extension earlier this week. Owner Jerry Jones responded by saying the team doesn’t want to, either.
Rested, healthy Cowboys eager to finish strong

Rested, healthy Cowboys eager to finish strong

There is no doubt things couldn’t have gone better during the bye week for the Cowboys. While they rested and healed up, the NFC East went bottoms up.
Texans’ O’Brien decided to start Mallett when QB was ready

Texans’ O’Brien decided to start Mallett when QB was ready

Bill O’Brien knew the question was coming. He didn’t know it would be the first one asked Monday.

Ryan Taylor: Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week

 Meet Ryan Taylor, our Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week. Ryan plays football, runs track and competes in power lifting for Lindale.