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Paetow Coach BJ Gotte Named Houston Texans Coach of the Week

BJ Gotte (Katy ISD photo)

By George Slaughter Paetow High School football coach BJ Gotte will be recognized as the Houston Texans Coach of the Week for his leadership of the Panthers athletic programs. Gotte was notified of his recognition during a surprise pre-practice visit Tuesday from students, staff, and the Houston Texans cheerleaders. He was presented with a $2,500 grant for the Paetow High School football program, along with a certificate signed by Texans coach David Culley. Gotte has […]

Katy-Area Week 4 Football Roundup: Katy Defeats The Woodlands

Katy senior receiver Antonio Silva (9) battles for yard after a catch against two Highlander defenders. (Photo by Terry Carter/

By George Slaughter Junior running back Seth Davis rushed for two touchdowns to help lead the Katy Tigers to a 21-14 win over The Woodlands Thursday night at Rhodes Stadium. Davis finished the game with 21 carries for 223 yards. After the Highlanders took an early 7-0 lead, Davis scored the first of his touchdowns on a six-yard run with 6:07 remaining in the first quarter. His second touchdown came on a 49-yard run late […]

Which New Quarterbacks Will Shine During the 2021 NFL Season? 

The new NFL season is underway, with week one already in the books. However, not everyone is into football yet, but the good news is that now is a perfect time to get stuck in. A great way to get started is including the NFL in other hobbies. This is something that fans of soccer, another globally popular sport, have done in the past, by combining other types of entertainment with the beautiful game. For example, fans […]

Can the Dallas Mavericks End Their Ten-Year Wait for the NBA Championship in 2021-22?

The beauty of the structure of the NBA is that there is a strong chance Texas will always be represented in the play-offs. The Southwest Division pits the Dallas Mavericks, San Antonio Spurs and Houston Rockets against New Orleans Pelicans and Memphis Grizzlies, so numerically the odds are stacked in the favor of the Lone Star State. Of course, it helps when you back that up with talent too, and that is not in short […]

Cinco Ranch Defeats Brazoswood, 48-14

By George Slaughter The Cinco Ranch rebuilding project continues to show good results, with the Cougars posting a 48-14 win over Brazoswood Friday at Legacy Stadium. The Cougars improve to 3-0. Brazoswood falls to 2-1. Cinco Ranch literally needed no time to start Friday’s onslaught. The Buccaneers fumbled the opening kickoff and Cinco Ranch junior defensive back Brayan Perez Gilbes recovered the ball and ran it in for the opening touchdown. The score came before […]

Katy Defeats Clear Springs in Season Opener

By George Slaughter Katy started its state title defense with a 40-7 win over Clear Springs Friday night at Legacy Stadium. The Chargers, coming off a 7-4 record last season, had high hopes for the game. But they got off to a rough start. Clear Springs fumbled the opening kickoff and recovered the ball at their own 4-yard line. The Chargers then drew a penalty before the first play from scrimmage. Now they were at […]

The 5 Best Player Performances In NFL 2021

The 2020 NFL season was anything but normal. Hence, fans are highly excited about how the NFL will happen this year. And from what can be seen, the event is arriving in a more standard fashion in 2021. The coronavirus pandemic is still going on across the world. This has resulted in some hurdles for teams as well as players. Nonetheless, the NFL season is thought to begin this year without any difficulties, as it […]

7 Division Winners Predictions For 2021 NFL Season

With the NFL season quickly approaching, it’s vital to know how to get in on the betting action early and where the best value is before the season begins. One way to do this is by betting on division winners. Most online sportsbooks currently offer lines on each team’s chances to win their division. Below I have outlined who I think will win each division and approach your wagering, Safest Betting Sites, for the best […]

College Football Season Is Almost Here!

The College football season is not that far off anymore and is set to begin less than two weeks from now. The campaign will kick off on August 28 and promises to be an exciting one, especially considering how the COVID-19 pandemic forced a shutdown last year. Of course, this is the time to make your college football predictions, probably even past it. But there’s still plenty of time to get your wagers in. Betting […]

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 […]