Football News

Vitals to Look Out for When Betting on the NFL in 2023

The NFL is the most popular sport in America, which means there’s a lot of money to be made by betting on it. But to win, you have to know what you’re doing—specifically when it comes to the injuries, public sentiment and other factors that can affect the outcome of games. Here are some things you’ll want to look out for to bet on the NFL: Head Coaches Head coaches are critical in the NFL. […]

Pennant Chase brings pro football simulation to the masses 

The Pennant Chase is a revolutionary new pro football simulation game that’s quickly gaining in popularity. It’s the perfect way to combine your love of professional football with strategy and competition. Players take on the role of a general manager, making all the decisions necessary to guide their team to victory, from signing free agents and managing salary caps to creating winning game plans and executing trades. This innovative new title brings an unprecedented level […]

Katy Football Embraces Vandergrift Challenge

Katy DL Dallas Patrick Alo-Suliafu (19) goes all in to make a stop against CE King. That team effort has been the strength of Katy championship teams nine times. (Photo by Terry Carter/UDPhotos)

By Terry Carter Early this season, Katy dominated in its opening game and then struggled for victories against two quality foes. Against Atascocita, the Tigers trailed 14-7 in the second quarter. Katy battled to get the upper hand as their opponent seemed to match Katy’s quality of play and intensity. With just over a minute to go in the game, Katy standout RB Seth Davis raced 57 yards for the game-winning score in a dramatic […]

Katy’s Davis Runs By King With Record Day

Katy senior RB Seth Davis celebrates a moment in the end zone after scoring his sixth TD to help the Tigers pull away in a 56-34 state quarterfinal win over King. (Photo by Terry Carter/UDPhotos)

By Terry Carter Seth Davis could have run for days against CE King as the Katy Tigers won a rushing-versus-passing battle at NRG Stadium for the Region III-6A Division 2 crown. Katy pulled away in the second half to win, 56-34. The Tigers (14-0) advance to play Vandergrift on Dec. 10 at the Alamodome in the 6A Division II state semifinal. King (9-5) completes a deep playoff run as the perhaps the strongest fourth-place district […]

Fort Bend Christian Academy Football Wins TAPPS 5A Division II State Championship

Fort Bend Christian Academy Varsity Football team won the TAPPS 5A Division II state championship 42-30 against Fort Worth All Saints Episcopal School on December 2, 2022.  This marks the first state championship win for football in school history. This season, the Eagles were 8-4 and 4-1 in district play.  They defeated Austin Hyde Park 69-0 in area finals, defeated Austin Regents 27-24 in the regional final, and made their path to the state championship […]

Tigers Gaining Momentum In Playoffs

Katy senior Caleb Koger is the Tigers' field general. He runs an offense that is nearly on autopilot and could score 60 points against many foes. (Photo by Terry Carter/UDPhotos)

By Terry Carter At 11-0, no one is wondering if the Katy Tigers belong in the playoffs. Opponents are only wondering how long will the Tigers continue to dominate Region III-6A. For Katy football fans, it’s the story that continues to shine each fall. Katy has been played close games and won, and they’ve lost to a few regional foes in the last 20 years, mostly North Shore or The Woodlands. But those bigger schools […]

Katy, Cinco Ranch March Into Area Playoffs

Cougar top WR Seth Salverino (3) has scored 12 TDs as a receiver and pulled down 1,045 receiving yards this fall. He will be one of many targets for the Cinco Ranch QB Gavin Rutherford. (Photo by Terry Carter/UDPhotos)

By Terry Carter Offensive powerhouse Cinco Ranch will play Friday night in the 6A Area football playoffs against a perennial playoff contender. Cinco Ranch (8-3) will face Cy-Fair (10-1) on Friday at 7 p.m. at Pridgeon Stadium. Both teams are capable of scoring 40+ points, so some would consider this postseason match to be a battle of the strongest. However, after destroying George Ranch 49-14 in bi-district action, this game will be determined by defense. The […]

Local kid to serve as Kickoff Kid of the Game at Houston Texans vs. Philadelphia Eagles matchup this Thursday

This Thursday, Nov. 3 as the Houston Texans take on the Philadelphia at NRG Stadium, Katy, TX 11-year-old Katelyn will serve as the Kickoff Kid of the Game. Katelyn wants to be a teacher when she grows up, her favorite food is chicken and shrimp alfredo, and her favorite book is ‘Love and Gelato.’ The Texans and Ashley HomeStore have partnered together to give kids a chance to be the Kickoff Kid of the Game. […]

Built Ford Tough Texas High School Football Player of the Week

Once again, Ford and Texas Ford Dealers are recognizing the very best high school football stars in Texas in week 10 of the 2022 Built Ford Tough Texas High School Football Player of the Week program. Since 2006, the program has recognized outstanding student-athletes throughout the regular season. For 17 years now, the program has celebrated many future college and professional standouts during their Texas high school football careers. This week’s winning athletes join a […]

VETERANS DAY recognition

Katy ISD invites all military veterans and a guest to attend the football game for a half time ceremony in honor of those who have served.  Legacy Stadium—Taylor vs Katy HS Friday, November 4th 5:15 — Arrival Time at Legacy Stadium 5:55 — On Field Presentation of the Colors 6:00 — KICK OFF 7:00 — Veterans Half Time Ceremony  More Information: “Veteran Only Parking” on Katyland Side (WestSide) Veterans enter stadium through the FieldHouse Dinner […]