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Jason Garrett's speech to his team is inspiring

Thanks to Peter King's new website, Monday Morning Quarterback, he was allowed access to film Cowboys' head coach Jason Garrett's first meeting with his team after their arrival to Oxnard.

Spencer concerned about bone bruise, surgery an option

Defensive end Anthony Spencer said the bone bruise on his knee that is keeping him out of practice happened during the conditioning test, is the same kind of thing that sidelined him in the OTAs, and that it’s a concern _ so much so that

Carlisle players, coach honored on TSWA All-State team

Carlisle’s Gunner Baker, who helped pitch and hit the Indians to the school’s first state championship, was a triple winner on Monday with the release of the Collin Street Baker/Texas Sports Writers Association Class A All-State Bas

EXIT SANDMAN: Riviera wins MVP in final ASG appearance

In one-of-a-kind fashion, the New York Yankees 18-year veteran closer, Mariano Riviera, took to the field in the eight inning of the Major League Baseball All-Star Game, Tuesday night at Citi Field.

Despite hot start, Mavs fall to 1-2 in summer-league play

After suffering an 86-80 defeat Sunday to Charlotte, the Mavericks (1-2) dropped their second straight outing with an 82-75 loss to end pre-tournament play.

Manziel: I ‘overslept’ at Manning camp

Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel, the reigning Heisman Trophy winner, said he overslept at the Manning Passing Academy last weekend, and that’s why it was a “mutual decision” he left the prestigious gathering early las

Teens chase kidnapping suspect on bikes, save 5-year-old girl

Two teenage boys are being hailed as heroes after they chased a car carrying a kidnapped girl -- on their bicycles.

Professional athletes react to Zimmerman verdict

A trial that captivated the nation came to an end on Saturday evening as George Zimmerman was found not guilty by a jury of his peers on second-degree murder and manslaughter charges in the February 2012 shooting death of 17-year-old, Trayvon M

Tyler ISD accepting nominations for Athletic Hall of Fame

The Tyler Independent School District is now accepting nominations for the Athletic Hall of Fame.

Ex-Lobo Scobee has sights set on future with Jags

Entering his 10th season in the professional ranks, Josh Scobee has established himself on the field as the kicker for the Jacksonville Jaguars.