Football News

The Best Weekend Getaways from Dallas, Texas to Try this Summer

Home to the NFL Cowboys, Texas State Fair, and a huge concentration of dining and shopping options, Dallas is the Lone Star State’s third-largest city after Houston and San Antonio. There’s no denying the wealth of entertainment and sightseeing to be had in the modern metropolitan Southern hub, but even a short drive outside its limits there is even more to be explored. Especially when it comes to planning weekend activities, Dallas is the perfect […]

Joseph Receives Tom Landry Award from Texas High School Football Hall of Fame

Katy football coach Gary Joseph (Texas Sports Hall of Fame photo)

By George Slaughter Katy Tigers football coach Gary Joseph has received the Tom Landry Award from the Texas High School Football Hall of Fame. The award, according to the hall, “acknowledges outstanding contributions to the game by a Texas high school coach. Award winners, through their life and actions, serve as positive role models for athletes and are a credit to the coaching profession.” Debbie Decker, Katy Independent School District athletic director, said Joseph was […]

Fort Bend Christian Academy Spring Signing Day

Fort Bend Christian Academy is excited to announce 10 athletes who signed National Letters of Intent. Jordan Kelly, Princeton University – Baseball Katie Dillon, St. Edward’s University – Softball Seth Warren, Howard Payne University – Soccer Ian Aviles, The University of Chester – Soccer JD Migl, Houston Baptist University – Football Solomon Cole, Abilene Christian University – Football David Kasemervisz, Stanford University – Football Remington Strickland, Texas A&M University – Football Zion Granville, Illinois State […]

Jensen Returns To Rams Hot Seat

J Jensen is returning home. Once more. Photo credit: StockSnap Pixabay The previous Mayde Creek Ram, Class of 1998, and previous colleague football trainer at Mayde Creek, 2005-2010, was named the Rams’ freshest head football coach and trainer on Wednesday evening. On announcing the news, Jensen admitted that he’d been dreaming about the opportunity ever since he was a child and it was a dream come true for him to actually have been given the […]

Randle Leaving Mayde Creek High School; Katy ISD Looking for Athletic Hall of Honor Nominations

By George Slaughter Brian Randle is stepping down as Mayde Creek High School athletics director and football coach to take a similar job at a new school named after his father. According to reports, Randle is joining Dr. Thomas E. Randle High School in the Lamar Consolidated Independent School District. Dr. Randle became superintendent of that district in 2001 and is retiring this year. The school is set to open this fall. Brian Randle is […]

Katy ISD Student-Athletes Sign Letters of Intent with Colleges

By George Slaughter Sixty-eight Katy ISD student-athletes have signed national letters of intent to play their selected sports at various colleges across Texas and the United States. Here’s a list of the signees. Cinco Ranch High School 2021 Signees Eva Fitzgerald – Volleyball – St. Thomas University in Minnesota James Geyser – Football – Blinn Junior College Kayla Griebl – Volleyball – Brown University Isabella Walsh – Wrestling – Lindenwood University Katy High School 2021 […]

Fort Bend Christian Academy Granville and Walter Sign to Division I Collegiate Football Programs

Fort Bend Christian Academy football standouts Zion Granville has committed to Illinois State University, and Robert Walter has committed to Houston Baptist University in signing their National Letter of Intent. Granville, attending Illinois State University, began playing football at FBCA during his senior year as a defensive end. In a short period of time, Granville worked hard to become an integral part of the FBCA Eagles. Walter, attending Houston Baptist University, has been a force […]

The NFL’s Top Performers So Far

A wild Wild Card Weekend has just finished with the Cleveland Browns sending out shockwaves with a 48-37 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers – their first playoff victory in 27 years. With the divisional round slate now confirmed and the Super Bowl betting odds beginning to heat up, we take a look back on the top performers in the NFL thus far this season. Ben Roethlisberger – Pittsburgh Steelers Let’s start with the most recent […]

Colorado’s sports betting revenue hits unprecedented highs

Despite 2020 being a year where many sports teams have lost revenue, sportsbooks in Colorado recently began hitting new highs, particularly during the final quarter of the year. Online and in person sports betting was legalized in the state following a vote in November 2019, with the first wagers being placed from spring the following year. Colorado citizens are now able to place bets on both individual and team professional sports, collegiate sports, motorsports as […]

Typhoon Texas Salutes State Champion Katy High School Tigers With Season Pass Savings Offer

Typhoon Texas is celebrating the State Champion Katy High School Tigers with a special savings saluting the waterpark’s nearby Katy neighbors.  In recognition of the school’s ninth state championship in football, now thru January 20 at 11:59 p.m., save $9.99 with the purchase of a 2021 Max Plus season pass to the Katy waterpark.  Simply go to TyphoonTexas.com and enter the promo code GOTIGERS at check-out to receive your savings.  The Max Plus Season Pass is priced […]