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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.
DEA questions team doctors after NFL games

DEA questions team doctors after NFL games

Agents from the Drug Enforcement Administration interviewed doctors and trainers of at least one NFL team after its game Sunday, part of an investigation into allegations of illegal dispensing of prescription drugs.
Mallett, Blue lead Texans past Browns

Mallett, Blue lead Texans past Browns

 Ryan Mallett throws two TD passes in his first career start and rookie Alfred Blue rushes for 156 yards as the Texans get back to .500.
Mavs maul Timberwolves

Mavs maul Timberwolves

The Mavericks (7-3) would continue trending in the right direction while setting a new season-high scoring output following a 131-117 victory over the T-Wolves
Volleyball Playoffs: White Oak bound for state tournament

Volleyball Playoffs: White Oak bound for state tournament

 White Oak is heading back to the UIL State Volleyball Tournament after claiming the Class 3A Region III title with a three-game sweep (25-16, 25-19, 25-23) over Franklin at Lobo Coliseum.

High School Playoffs: Saturday's football games

Lots more high school football playoff games being played Saturday. Chapel Hill, Tatum, Elysian Fields and New Boston are all moving on to the next round. Click the video above for highlights and scores.
Gilmer honors duo selected for bowl

Gilmer honors duo selected for bowl

Having one All-American is an impressive feat.
Tim Duncan surpasses 25,000 points

Tim Duncan surpasses 25,000 points

 Duncan, who compares so closely with the longevity and fundamental precision that made Kareem Abdul-Jabbar one of the game’s greatest players, scored his 25,000th career point in the Spurs’ 93-80 victory over the reeling Laker
Arian Foster ruled out for Sunday

Arian Foster ruled out for Sunday

 The Texans running back is dealing with a groin injury suffered in Week 9 against Philadelphia. Read more at Chron.com

FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER: John King talks Longview's win over Lufkin

It came down to the wire and a gutsy play call by Longview coach John King but the Lobos came out on top, skimming by Lufkin 43-42. Click the video to hear more from King.