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Texans add QB to practice squad

Texans add QB to practice squad

The Texans have signed quarterback Ricky Stanzi to their practice squad.
Longview native, former NFL coach named director of new UT sports program

Longview native, former NFL coach named director of new UT sports program

An East Texas native has been named the leader of a new program designed for high school athletes and coaches by The University of Texas.
Running back from Gilmer is SFA All-American

Running back from Gilmer is SFA All-American

On the heels of the greatest rushing season in Stephen F. Austin history, running back Gus Johnson has been named a first team All-American by the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA), announced today by the organization.
Cowboys, Tony Romo continue their redemption drama

Cowboys, Tony Romo continue their redemption drama

Always with the drama. For the Dallas Cowboys, a quick and stunning 21-0 lead over the favored Philadelphia Eagles apparently wasn’t theatrical enough.
Case Keenum or Thad Lewis will start for Texans on Sunday

Case Keenum or Thad Lewis will start for Texans on Sunday

Case Keenum or Thad Lewis. That’s the decision that Bill O’Brien will make this week.
Longview News-Journal posts 3A All-State team

Longview News-Journal posts 3A All-State team

Four Mineola Yellowjackets have made the 3a All-State team. Other East Texans have also made it.
ESPN: Demarco Murray to have surgery on hand

ESPN: Demarco Murray to have surgery on hand

The Dallas Cowboys star running back, Demarco Murray, is in danger of missing time after he reportedly broke his hand and will undergo surgery.
East Texan among 2 Longhorn football players indicted on sexual assault charges

East Texan among 2 Longhorn football players indicted on sexual assault charges

A Travis County grand jury has indicted former Texas football players Kendall Sanders, of Athens, and Montrel Meander on sexual assault charges.
REPORT: NFLPA files lawsuit challenging Adrian Peterson's suspension

REPORT: NFLPA files lawsuit challenging Adrian Peterson's suspension

According to NBC Sports, on Monday the National Football League Players Association has filed a lawsuit ion a Minne

Josh Ambroson: Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week

 Meet Josh Ambroson, our  Trinity Mother Frances Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Athlete of the Week. Josh plays football, throws discuss and competes in powerlifting for Jacksonville.
Texas volleyball tops North Carolina, advances to third straight NCAA Final Four to play BYU

Texas volleyball tops North Carolina, advances to third straight NCAA Final Four to play BYU

 Texas volleyball beat North Carolina in four sets Saturday to advance to the NCAA Final Four for the sixth time in seven years. The second-seed Longhorns (27-2) will face unseeded BYU at 6 p.m. Thursday in Oklahoma City.
After Colts win, Texans' playoff hopes bleak

After Colts win, Texans' playoff hopes bleak

Rookie QB Tom Savage gave it a good shot after Ryan Fitzpatrick went down, but Houston was still not able to pull off the win in Indy. After the 17-10 loss, the Texans' playoff hopes are officially over.
Golden State's big first quarter dooms Mavs

Golden State's big first quarter dooms Mavs

Without Chandler Parsons in the lineup as his team struggled in the opening period, the Mavericks (17-8) wouldn’t have enough firepower to match the high-octane Warriors.
Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota wins Heisman Trophy

Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota wins Heisman Trophy

  University of Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota won the Heisman Trophy, given annually to the best college football player in the United States, on Saturday night during a ceremony in New York.
Aledo ends John Tyler's season

Aledo ends John Tyler's season

John Tyler lost to Aledo 44-14 Saturday in Mesquite. That loss ends JT's season, the Lions finish with a 12-3 record.