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29 SFA alumni lead teams into HS football playoffs this weekend

Twenty-nine Stephen F. Austin State University alumni will lead their teams into the Texas High School Football Playoffs this weekend.

UPDATE: Texas A&M WR Thomas Johnson found safe

UPDATE: Texas A&M University police confirm Thomas Johnson was found safe Thursday morning. More details are expected to be released later in the day.

Cowboys Beat Eagles

The Dallas Cowboys used two big plays early in the fourth quarter to beat the Philadelphia Eagles 38-23 on Sunday.

Texans Improve to 8-1

Texans leave the Monsters of the Midway black and blue as they grind out a 13-6 victory on a soggy Soldier Field Sunday night in Chicago.

Lance Armstrong quits Livestrong entirely

Lance Armstrong has quit the board of his namesake foundation, the latest fallout from allegations of doping that brought about the cycling icon's epic downfall.

Former UT coach Darrell Royal dies at 88

Darrell Royal, the legendary coach who won three national championships, turned the wishbone offense into one of college football's most unstoppable forces and served as the face of the Texas Longhorns for more than a half century, has died

Undefeated Falcons Beat Cowboys

The Atlanta Falcons had three fourth-quarter scoring drives to pull out a 19-13 victory over the Dallas Cowboys.

J.J. Watt appears on this week’s cover of Sports Illustrated

Texans defensive end J.J. Watt has been making headlines all season. Now the second-year sensation is making magazine covers.

Mavs Open Season with Upset Win Against Lakers

Six players scored in double figures as the Mavericks started the season with a 99-91 win over the Lakers at Staples Center on Tuesday night.

Cowboys' Dez Bryant can frustrate even on the cusp of greatness

The Cowboys' receiver from Lufkin is so close, yet so far away. So close to making great plays.