Paton: Broncos convinced Gregory's troubles are behind him
George Paton was so convinced that Randy Gregory's troubles are behind him that he ponied up $70 million for the pass rusher with a suspension-filled seven-year stint in Dallas. “We talked to a lot of people within the Cowboys organization, people who have been around Randy and his path and we felt like we knew him and then when we spoke with him, really felt good about it,” the Broncos general manager said Friday. Gregory has stayed out of trouble since being activated from the commissioner's exempt list on Oct. 20, 2020.news.yahoo.com
Go Rocker! RodeoHouston brings together three generations of cowboys
One family is celebrating the presence of three generations of incredible cowboys at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo this year. The rodeo is a place rich with history, family and tradition. Rocker Steiner, 18, is living up to his own name and his family’s name, as he continues to bareback ride.
Appeals court: Cowboys for Trump is a political committee
A federal appeals court has turned away a constitutional challenge by the support group Cowboys for Trump and co-founder Couy Griffin to New Mexico election laws and registration requirements for political groups. In a written order obtained Wednesday, the Denver-based U.S. 10th District Court of Appeals declined to reverse a lower court ruling that upheld state registration requirements for Cowboys for Trump as a political organization.news.yahoo.com
49ers hang on late for 23-17 wild-card victory over Cowboys
Deebo Samuel and the San Francisco 49ers have started another playoff run after hanging on in a frantic wild-card finish against Dallas. Dak Prescott and the Cowboys will have to keep waiting for that elusive deep trip in the postseason. San Francisco's versatile receiver ran 26 yards for a touchdown the play after an interception by Prescott, and the 49ers held on for a 23-17 victory over the Cowboys on Sunday.news.yahoo.com
‘This is who he is and that’s unfortunate’: Wolken on Brian Kelly’s embarrassing exit
We’ve all seen the text Brian Kelly sent his Notre Dame players after his sudden exit to LSU. Dan Wolken examines Brian Kelly’s reputation outside the LSU bubble and his perception around college football.news.yahoo.com
Traces of Texas’ Throwback Thursday: Cowboys on Turkey Track Ranch
Traces of Texas’ Throwback Thursday: Cowboys on Turkey Track RanchThe iconic Turkey Track Ranch located just north of Amarillo recently went up for sale. The ranch was established in 1878 when Richard E. McNalty arrived in the Texas Panhandle from Colorado with a herd of cattle bearing a brand he called Turkey Track. The land was also the site of the First Battle of Adobe Walls in 1864 and the Second Battle of Adobe Walls in 1874. For the low, low price of $200 million, you can purchase 80,000 acres of pure Texas to gallivant around on. This photo, taken on the Turkey Track Ranch by noted cowboy photographer Erwin E. Smith in 1906, shows cowboys crossing the Wichita River.texashighways.com
Cooper doesn't hide what he's thinking with Cowboys rolling
Amari Cooper rejected the suggestion that Dallas' 44-20 win over New York was even more impressive because of a sloppy start that kept the last-place Giants in the game longer than they should have been. The receiver's reaction illustrates where the Cowboys think they can go after four consecutive victories coming off a last-second loss to Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay in the opener. “We don't need to have those mistakes,” said Cooper, who had a 24-yard touchdown catch.news.yahoo.com
La Villa rolls over Premont in district opener
LA VILLA — The returning lettermen on this season’s La Villa squad remember the feeling of a 41-point defeat on their home turf at the hands of Premont last year. The Cardinals tasted sweet revenge in the rematch Friday with a 42-14 beatdown of the Cowboys at La Villa High School to improve to 5-2 overall and 1-0 in District 16-2A DI competition. The La Villa defense made its statement on the game’s opening drive after kicking off. We’re here to bring it home.”The Cardinals now enter their bye week 1-0 in district. La Villa returns to play Oct. 22 against Santa Maria in Santa Maria.myrgv.com
No. 3 Michigan, No. 4 Ohio State meet to top AP Top 25 slate
Their meeting Sunday headlines the national AP Top 25 schedule for the week, a matchup of teams contending for No. Meanwhile Ohio State (17-4, 11-4) has won six straight overall — including against the Badgers and No. “The biggest thing as a coach right now is we’ve got to get better,” Ohio State coach Chris Holtmann said after Saturday’s win against Indiana. 25 last week but visits Michigan on Thursday. There’s also Belmont (22-1, 16-0 Ohio Valley) chasing the program’s first AP Top 25 poll ranking.
"Cowboys for Trump" founder, who vowed to return with guns to Capitol for inauguration, arrested by FBI
A New Mexico county official and founder of the group Cowboys for Trump, who vowed to return to Washington after last week's riot at the U.S. Capitol to "plant our flag" on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's desk, was arrested Sunday by the FBI. Otero County Commissioner Couy Griffin was arrested on charges of illegally entering the U.S. Capitol. A video posted to Griffin's personal Facebook page shows Griffin in the restricted areas, according to the affidavit. On Thursday, Griffin, said he planned to travel with firearms to Washington, D.C., for President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration. The ViacomCBS program "Inside Edition" showed Griffin on the Capitol steps during the protest.cbsnews.com
Cowboys for Trump leader arrested over US Capitol riot
Griffin was arrested on charges of illegally entering the U.S. Capitol. (AP Photo/Morgan Lee, File)SANTA FE, N.M. – A New Mexico county official and founder of the group Cowboys for Trump who had vowed to return to Washington after last week’s riot at the U.S. Capitol to place a flag on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s desk has been arrested Sunday by the FBI. Otero County Commissioner Couy Griffin was arrested on charges of illegally entering the U.S. Capitol. A video posted to Griffin's personal Facebook page shows Griffin in the restricted areas, according to the affidavit. On Thursday, Griffin, said he planned to travel with firearms to Washington, D.C., for Biden’s inauguration.
TV-radio listings: Jan. 6
$500 for a shot? Local hospital offering money for vaccination One local hospital is enticing its employees to get the COVID-19 vaccine by offering them a...Dan Crenshaw urges police to not enforce lockdown The reinstatement of certain COVID-19 restrictions is drawing heated criticism from Texas...Texas bars must shut down as hospitalizations surge Surging hospitalizations have triggered a new rollback for bars and restaurants in parts of...chron.com
TV-radio listings: Jan. 5
Dan Crenshaw urges police to not enforce lockdown The reinstatement of certain COVID-19 restrictions is drawing heated criticism from Texas...Texas bars must shut down as hospitalizations surge Surging hospitalizations have triggered a new rollback for bars and restaurants in parts of...What Deshaun Watson’s cryptic tweet might actually mean Deshaun Watson tweeted four words Tuesday that everyone is trying to decipher.chron.com
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Hundreds flock to support burger joint targeted by anti-maskers Mayor Turner and others showed up en mass to support a local cafe on Monday. The best 2021 planners you can buy on Amazon Stay organized and take control of your new year with these affordable planners.chron.com
NFL races go down to the wire in AFC South and NFC East
“We win this game, find a way to win, win the division. He's assured of repeating as NFL rushing champ, the first since Hall of Famer LaDainian Tomlinson in 2006-07. Henry has a career-high 1,777 yards rushing and ran for 212 yards in his most recent game against the Texans. Ezekiel Elliott, despite a mediocre performance in 2020, needs 63 yards rushing for 1,000 this season, his fourth such output in five seasons. Baltimore (10-5) at Cincinnati (4-10-1)During their four-game winning streak, the Ravens have averaged 37 points and 233.3 yards rushing per game.
Cowboys for Trump group now says sand wasn't from monument
Cowboys for Trump members in social media posts and in videos had said that the "white sand was from White Sand National Monument." New Mexico Department of Transportation spokeswoman Marisa Maez did not know if the agency gave Cowboys for Trump permission to take sand or if the agency collected sand for the group. "Federal laws and policies prohibit the taking of sand and any resource from within the national monument," White Sands National Monument tweeted from its official account after Griffin posted videos about the sand on social media. The monument cannot sell natural material found in White Sands National Monument or items made from the sand in its gift shop, White Sands National Monument Superintendent Marie Sauter told the Alamogordo Daily News. After Cowboys for Trump posted videos about transporting the sand, the Democratic Party of New Mexico accused the group of violating federal law.chicagotribune.com
Astros fan believes egg cleansing will bring them victory
HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Any spare eggs in the kitchen! ?One Houston Astros fan made an attempt to rid the team of negative energy by performing an old Mexican tradition: an egg cleansing.Aracely Sanchez posted a video on Facebook of her husband moving an egg in the shape of a cross over an Astros jersey the day before Game 3.Sanchez says her husband did the same egg cleansing for the Cowboys after they played the Jets, then they went on to win the next game against the Eagles.This is an old Mexican tradition where someone recites a prayer with the egg and then drops it in water for a reading.What are some of your favorite rituals to help the 'Stros!abc13.com
Ellen DeGeneres explains friendship with George W. Bush: "We're all different ... that's OK"
That's because the former president was George W. Bush a Republican president with political views that differ from DeGeneres. While in the suite, she took a video of the famous face next to her: former President Bush. pic.twitter.com/AYiwY5gTIS Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) October 8, 2019DeGeneres admitted to "secretly cheering" for the Packers and her friend, quarterback Aaron Rogers. The tweet that stuck with DeGeneres, however, was a positive one: "Ellen and George Bush together makes me have faith in America again," she read. In 2018, after the elder President Bush and his wife, Barbara, passed away, Carvey recounted his 25-year friendship with the couple.cbsnews.com