Author: Geno Perez

Soccer legend Diego Maradona dies at age 60

"A little bit with the head of Maradona and a little bit with the hand of God."

(CNN) --  Those four words -- "the hand of God" -- describe one of the most iconic moments in football history, a goal that belongs to one of the most iconic footballers in the game's history -- Diego Armando Maradona,…

Dallas Cowboys get the win against the Minnesota Vikings

Dalton and the Cowoys win their third game of the season

(AP) Somehow, the NFC East race has become even tighter and weirder. The Dallas Cowboys beat the Minnesota Vikings 31-28 on Sunday to earn their third win of the season. Andy Dalton threw three touchdown passes. Elsewhere in the division,…

Houston Texans get third win of the season against the Patriots

Texans beat the Patriots at NRG Stadium

HOUSTON (AP) — Deshaun Watson dragged two defenders into the end zone for a touchdown early on Sunday and J.J. Watt swatted down pass after pass from Cam Newton. Houston’s two biggest stars both showed up huge to help the…

Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow's season ends with knee injury

Joe Burrow has a torn ACL and MCL

(AP) Joe Burrow was looking forward to 2021 even as his rookie season was apparently ended by a scary knee injury. “Thanks for all the love. Can’t get rid of me that easy. See ya next year,” the Cincinnati Bengals…

Former St. Joe Flyer dies to COVID-19

Jacobs was All-State for the Flyers his senior season in 1987

VICTORIA, Texas --- Glenn Jacobs, a former All-State baseball pitcher at St. Joseph, passed away early Tuesday morning of COVID-19 at the age of 51. Jacobs was told just last Thursday at his home in  Branson, Missouri, that he had…

Crossroads Football Live: Playoffs Week 2 games, scores

The West Warriors look to keep their win streak alive

VICTORIA, Texas - The Victoria West Warriors will be taking on the Corpus Christi Carroll Tigers. The West Warriors continue to keep their winning streak alive. They are still tied for the district title with Corpus Christi Veteran's Memorial. The…

AT&T Stadium to host football state championship games

The UIL hasn't finalized the location for the state finals in 5A and 6A

ARLINGTON, Texas --- The UIL will hold its football state championship games for class 4A through 1A at AT&T Stadium in Arlington again this season. The UIL hasn't finalized the location for the state finals in 5A and 6A yet.…

Tim Duncan leaving assistant role with Spurs

SAN ANTONIO, Texas --- San Antonio Spurs legend, Tim Duncan, is stepping away from his full-time assistant coach position. He was an assistant coach for a year with coach Gregg Popovich.

East football game time change

The Titans Nov. 27th football game will be changed to 2:00 p.m.

VICTORIA, Texas --- A slight schedule change for the Victoria East Titian football team in a couple of weeks. Their football game scheduled for November 27th, will be played at 2:00 p.m. in Memorial Stadium Frost Bank Field against the…

Crossroads Football Live: Week 11 games, scores

Calhoun and Calallen play in the district championship game

CALHOUN, Texas --- The Calhoun Sandcrabs are hosting the Calallen Wildcats in the district championship game. These two teams met last year at Sandcrab nation for the 2019 district championship where Calhoun won the title 17-6. The Sandcrabs are 8-1…

Calhoun vs Alice football game October 30th canceled due to COVID-19

Ten positive cases at Alice high school has posponed in-person instruction

PORT LAVACA, Calhoun --- The game against the Calhoun Sand Crabs and the Alice Coyotes is canceled. Alice ISD conducted COVID-19 testing on October 22nd and 23rd, totaling 473 tests, which resulted ten positive cases. Five additional positive cases were…

Week 9: Games scores, predictions

East Titans and West Warriors battle it out for the Boot

VICTORIA, Texas -- Tonight is the huge match up between two local schools Victoria East and Victoria West. The East Titans have won the book in the last two seasons…

Crossroads Football Live: Week Eight games, scores

Both teams undefeated in district

GIDDINGS, Texas -- An important conference game between the Cuero Gobblers and the Giddings Buffaloes. Both teams are 1-0 in district play. The Gobblers had a slow start to their season losing…

Cowboys win despite losing QB Dak Prescott to Ankle injury

Prescott left the game in the third quarter

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott sustained a gruesome ankle injury not long after his first career touchdown catch before backup Andy Dalton led a drive to a field goal on the final play, and the Dallas Cowboys beat the…

Texans fire head coach and general manager Bill O'Brien

The Houston Texans are now 0-4 on the season

HOUSTON, Texas --- October 5th, the Houston Texans fire Bill O'Brien from his head coach and general manager position according to ESPN's Dan Graziano and Adam Schefter. The Texans fell short against the Minnisota Vikings on Sunday, Oct. 4th by…

Crossroads Football Live: Week 5 games, scores

Game of the Week: Flatonia Bulldogs vs. Shiner Comanches

SHINER, Texas - The Shiner Comanches remain undefeated after pulling out a win against East Bernard in overtime last Friday. Shiner has been having a wonderful season so far and still stands in the No. 1 spot. Even though last week…

Second Victoria West high school varsity football game postponed due to COVID-19

This is the second game in a row the Warriors will look to reschedule to do COVID-19

VICTORIA, Texas ---The Varsity Victoria West vs. Flour Bluff football game scheduled for Friday, October 2nd, has been moved to Friday, December 4th. Several players on the West Warrior team have tested positive for COVID-19 and many have been quarantined…