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Shiner looks to three-peat Ganado

SHINER, Texas -- The Shiner Comanches are the favorites going into the Game of the Week this Friday against the Ganado Indians, even though the Indians have a better record. The Comanches are planning on getting better each week and…

Maher kick lifts Rush, Cowboys over Burrow, Bengals, 20-17

Dak Prescott’s backup now has a 2-0 career record filling in

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Cooper Rush had no choice but to smile as he embraced offensive coordinator Kellen Moore after the winning kick for the Dallas Cowboys. Dak Prescott’s backup now has a 2-0 career record filling in, with winning…

Russell Wilson leads sloppy Broncos past Texans 16-9

Wilson, finished 14 of 31 for 219 yards with one TD and an interception

DENVER (AP) — Russell Wilson overcame a slow start and a cascade of boos in his Denver debut Sunday to lead the bungling Broncos past the Houston Texans 16-9. The Broncos (1-1) were flagged 13 times for 100 yards, marking…

Daniels’ 5 touchdowns power Kansas past Houston 48-30

Clayton Tune was 22 of 31 for 260 yards, a touchdown and an interception

HOUSTON (AP) — Jalon Daniels threw for 158 yards and three touchdowns and rushed for 123 yards and two scores as Kansas improved to 3-0 for the first time since 2009 with a 48-30 win over Houston on Saturday. Daniels…

Shapen, Reese lead No. 17 Baylor to 42-7 win over Texas St

Shapen completed 15 of 26 passes for 184 yards

WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor quarterback Blake Shapen faked a handoff and took off untouched for a 35-yard touchdown run just before halftime, when Texas State thought it had a fourth-down stop, and the 17th-ranked Bears went on to a…

Cuero looks to go 2-0 against top 10 teams

Cuero faced El Campo in week one who were ranked #4 in class 4A DI

CUERO, Texas -- The Game of the Week is between the Cuero Gobblers and the Calallen Wildcats. This game is one of the 31 matchups in the state where both teams are undefeated. Cuero is coming off a dominant win…

Ryan, Colts rally but stall in OT for 20-20 tie with Texans

Mills threw for 240 yards and two scores.

HOUSTON (AP) — Matt Ryan rallied Indianapolis in the fourth quarter to force overtime against the Houston Texans in his Colts debut on Sunday, but neither team could score on two overtime possessions each and the game ended in a…

Refugio prepares for Edna

CFL week three game

REFUGIO, TX--The Refugio Bobcats are going to be on the road as the Edna Cowboys host them on Friday night. Refugio is coming off a win over the London Pirates in week two,  while Edna is currently undefeated and are…

College Football Playoff to expand to include 12 teams no later than 2026

The board has tasked the College Football Management Committee to try to implement the expansion earlier

Originally Published: 02 SEP 22 16:56 ET Updated: 02 SEP 22 17:19 ET By Jacob Lev, CNN (CNN) -- The College Football Playoff Board of Managers has unanimously approved expanding the current four-team playoff format to include 12 schools, the…

Refugio will play London in Flour Bluff

FLOUR BLUFF, Texas -- The Refugio Bobcats will not be playing at London High School and will also have a new kickoff time on September 2. The Bobcats will now be playing Friday at Flour Bluff Hornet Field at 7:00…

CFL would like your help with scores

Call in final scores for area teams Friday night

If you attend Crossroads area football games and stay until the end, we would like your help. We need people to call in final scores Friday night to help with the CFL show. When the game you are watching ends,…

Cuero preps for El Campo in new way

CUERO, Texas -- The Cuero Gobblers are preparing in a new way this year in part to their new head coach. Gobblers head coach Jerod Fikac, implemented a new time for his team to practice in pads this season and…

El Campo's offense ready for Cuero Defense

EL CAMPO -- The El campo Ricebirds will open their season against the Cuero Gobblers in the "Battle of the Birds." The El Campo offense is the staple of the team because of running back Rueben Owens, but the Cuero…

Turpin has kickoff, punt return TDs; Cowboys beat Chargers

Leading the Cowboys to a 32-18 victory over the Los Angeles Chargers

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — KaVontae Turpin is making the most of his first chance to make a National Football League roster. The Dallas wide receiver became the first player in nine seasons to have kickoff and punt return touchdowns in…

Davis Mills makes 2 big throws late, Texans beat Rams 24-20

Mills is expected to be the Texans’ leader again this season after he started 11 games as a rookie

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Davis Mills’ first 5 1/2 drives went nowhere in a first half filled with frustration and inaccuracy for the Houston Texans and their starting quarterback. Then Mills and his receivers beat the halftime clock with two…