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FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER: Coach Holmes talks after Cujo's win over Mansfield Summit

Phil Kuchinsky catches up with Coach Ricklan Holmes of the John Tyler Lions after their win over Mansfield Summit Friday night in the Area round of the UIL state playoffs. Click the video to hear more.

FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER: John Tyler gets by Mansfield Summit 44-27

 The John Tyler Lions and Mansfield Summit Jaguars traveled to Rockwall Friday night for the area round of high school football playoffs. John Tyler came away with the 44-27 victory.

FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER: Union Grove overcomes Lovelady 14-7

 The Union Grove Lions and Lovelady Lions traveled to Bullard Friday night for the bi-district round of high school football playoffs. Union Grove came away with the 14-7 victory.

FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER: Oak Cliff ends Marshall's playoff run

 The Marshall Mavericks and Dalls South Oak Cliff Bears traveled to Tyler Friday night for the bi-district round of high school football playoffs. Oak Cliff came away with the 55-35 victory.

FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER: Gladwater downs Fairfield 34-16

 The Gladewater Bears and Fairfield Eagles traveled to Longview Friday night for the bi-district round of high school football playoffs. Gladewater came away with the 34-16 victory.

FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER: Gilmer eliminates Waco Connally 80-21

  The Gilmer Buckeyes traveled Waco Connally Cadets traveled to Mesquite Friday night for the bi-district round of high school football playoffs. Gilmer came away with the 80-21 victory.

FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER: Carlisle beats West Sabine 27-26

  The Carlisle Indians and West Sabine Tigers traveled to Lufkin Friday night for the bi-district round of high school football playoffs. Carlisle came away with the 27-26 victory.

FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER: Gunter slides by Arp 35-28

The Arp Tigers and Gunter Tigers traveled to Royse City Friday night for the bi-district round of high school football playoffs. Arp came away with the 35-28 victory. Click the video for the highlights.

KETK is live with East Texas coaches before their playoff games

Garrett Sanders was live in Bullard. Phil Kuchinsky was live in Rockwall. KETK was live with East Texas coaches before their playoff games Friday.
Expect Big 12 to be shut out of the CFP this season

Expect Big 12 to be shut out of the CFP this season

Big Ten athletic directors Barry Alvarez of Wisconsin and Tom Osborne of Nebraska will assert enough influence on the rest of the 12-member College Football Playoff selection committee to push Ohio State into the final four, past Baylor and TCU
Former Oilers QB Pastorini calls DEA search ‘humerous,’ says ‘there has been a drug problem in the NFL for years’

Former Oilers QB Pastorini calls DEA search ‘humerous,’ says ‘there has been a drug problem in the NFL for years’

Dan Pastorini, during his tenure Houston as Oilers quarterback from 1971 through 1979, was one of the most popular players in the city’s history.
Longview playoff preview

Longview playoff preview

Longview returns to the same site where a week ago the Lobos staged a dramatic comeback to keep its season alive.
NFL: Adrian Peterson's suspension appeal hearing set for December 2

NFL: Adrian Peterson's suspension appeal hearing set for December 2

The National Football League has announced the appeal hearing date for Palestine's Adrian Peterson.
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.
There’s no better time to hunt deer across East Texas

There’s no better time to hunt deer across East Texas

Like the Red Hot Chili Peppers song goes: “There is no better time than right now.”