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Friday Football Fever is back!

This week kicks off the 21st edition of Friday Football Fever, East Texas' premier high school football showcase.
USC football star admits to lying about heroic tale

USC football star admits to lying about heroic tale

Josh Shaw -- a fifth year senior at USC -- was praised Tuesday for his heroics after saving his 7-year-old nephew from drowning.

Jack Stallard previews Longview at Lufkin

Jack Stallard is the Sports Editor of the Longview News-Journal. KETK Sports Director Danny Elzner asked Stallard about the upcoming season opener between Longview and Lufkin.
Mark Cuban hopes Mavs develop championship chemistry

Mark Cuban hopes Mavs develop championship chemistry

Although he couldn’t hide his giddiness for the upcoming season following a summer of wheeling and dealing, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban tempered his expectations for his new-look team as he made his radio rounds last week.
Broncos’ Ware eager to make goodbye stop in Arlington

Broncos’ Ware eager to make goodbye stop in Arlington

Defensive end DeMarcus Ware admittedly will be nostalgic when he comes to AT&T Stadium for the first time as a member of the visiting team.
UT football: Shipley ‘ready to roll’

UT football: Shipley ‘ready to roll’

The thinnest position group on the Texas roster received a much-needed boost Tuesday, when wide receiver Jaxon Shipley made it through a morning practice and was pronounced “ready to roll” by UT offensive play-caller Shawn Watson.
Former Carthage Bulldog expected to play Friday for UTSA

Former Carthage Bulldog expected to play Friday for UTSA

UTSA coach Larry Coker says he expects his three scholarship quarterbacks to play the season opener Friday night against the Houston Cougars The three are senior Tucker Carter and freshmen Austin Robinson and Blake Bogenschutz.
Ex-Cowboy bringing a classic Texas football story to the big screen

Ex-Cowboy bringing a classic Texas football story to the big screen

One of the best stories in the history of Texas high school football is being made into a movie.
Texans have their quarterback, for better or worse

Texans have their quarterback, for better or worse

Stand down, Texans fans. You no longer have to scour the waiver wires. The Texans aren’t, coach Bill O’Brien said Tuesday, not for a quarterback.
Here’s hoping 2014 football season is as good as 2013

Here’s hoping 2014 football season is as good as 2013

An All-East Texas state championship game. Two long playoff droughts coming to an end. Teams making historic runs through the postseason.