Houston Texans head coach Bill O'Brien announced on Tuesday that Ryan Fitzpatrick would be the starting quarterback entering training camp. Leaving former Wylie Bulldog Case Keenum to serve as the back-up for the time being.
HOUSTON – The Houston Texans have signed first overall draft pick OLB Jadeveon Clowney, it was announced today. Clowney is the ninth player to sign in the Texans’ 2014 10-player draft class. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.
New Orleans second year safety Kenny Vaccaro is feeling more at home the Saints secondary after his rookie year.
The Dallas Cowboys finished up their second OTA on Thursday at Valley Ranch, as they continue to get ready for the upcoming 2014 season.
Former Cooper Cougar running back Terry Orr was among the 13 newest inductees to the Big Country Athletic Hall of Fame. The Super Bowl winning tight end had a chance to catch up with BCH Sports' Eric Boynton before the ceremony.
Just like the Bengals targeted him back in January, secondary coach Vance Joseph targeted Danieal Manning when the Texans signed two safeties a few weeks back and he anticipated their old team would let Manning go.
The Washington Redskins on Thursday announced they have signed veteran quarterback Colt McCoy. Terms of the deal were not announced.
ABILENE – After four years of scoring touchdowns, racking up yards, winning games and thrilling ACU football fans, a handful of NFL scouts wanted to see what some of the best skill-position players in Wildcat football history could do Friday against the clock at the team's annual Pro Day.
Miami Dolphins Owner and Managing General Partner Stephen Ross announced today that the team and Jeff Ireland have mutually agreed to part ways.
HOUSTON – Former Penn State head coach and New England Patriots offensive coordinator Bill O’Brien was named the third head coach in Houston Texans franchise history by owner Bob McNair, chief operating officer Cal McNair and general manager and executive vice president of football operations Rick Smith, it was announced today.
Multiple reports surfaced late Tuesday night that Penn State head football coach Bill O'Brien had been hired by the Houston Texans.
It's beginning to look a lot like Kyle Orton will be starting for the Dallas Cowboys when the take on the Philadelphia Eagles.
Just when the skys semed to be clearing for the Dallas Cowboys in 2013, even more storm clouds blew in. Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo now seeming highly questionable for Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles.
This week the Cowboys will take on the Philadelphia Eagles for a spot in the playoffs. According to numerous media reports they will take the field without the services of quarterback Tony Romo.
One week the Dallas Cowboys collapse in the fourth quarter. The next week they resurrect themselves in the fourth quarter against the Washington Redskins.
The Cowboys control their playoff destiny, but need t a win over Washington on Sunday. Silver Star Nation's Mickey Spagnola has this week's "Keys to the Game."
This week the Cowboys look to bounce back from a tough road loss to the Chicago Bears with another game against an NFC North foe. Silver Star Nation's Mickey Spagnola has the keys to a Cowboys win over the Green Bay Packers.
The Cowboys received bad news on the injury front on Friday afternoon when linebacker Sean Lee was ruled out for Sunday's game against the Packers.
The Cowboys ride a two-game winning streak into a what should be a cold night in Chicago. Silver Star Nation's Mickey Spagnola has the Silver Star Nation "Keys to the Game."
Monday night the Cowboys will take on the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field in what could be their coldest game of the season. That means the equipment the Cowboys have in the "Windy City" is key to their success.
This week's cold weather could be a blessing in disguise for the Cowboys as they prepare to take on the Chicago Bears in the "Windy City" Monday night.
The Dallas Cowboys remain in the hunt for the NFC East division crown, but are in need of a win over the New York Giants to stay in the race. Silver Star Nation's Mickey Spagnola has this week's "Keys to the Game."
The Cowboys look to bounce back after a tough loss to Detroit by hosting another NFC North foe in the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday afternoon. Silver Star Nation's Mickey Spagnola has this week's "Keys to the Game."
OWINGS MILLS, Md. – Former ACU running back Bernard Scott was signed Monday by the Baltimore Ravens, a little more than one month after he was released by the Cincinnati Bengals.
Former Wylie Bulldog Case Keenum has been named the starting quarterback for the Texans this week when they take on the Indianapolis Colts.
This week the Cowboys head to Philadelphia to take on the Eagles in a game that will determine who controls the top spot in the NFC East. Silver Star Nation's Mickey Spagnola has this week's keys to a Cowboys victory over the Eagles.
Former Wylie Bulldog Case Keenum was named the starting quarterback for the Houston Texans this week after Matt Schaub was ruled out on Thursday.
The Dallas Cowboys will face one of their toughest tests of the season Sunday when they take on the Denver Broncos. Silver Star Nation's Mickey Spagnola has this week's "Keys to the Game."
HOUSTON – Houston Texans WR DeAndre Hopkins was named NFL Offensive Rookie of the Month for September, the NFL announced today. He is the first Texan to earn rookie of the month honors since LB Brian Cushing was tabbed with the distinction in 2009.
The Dallas Cowboys go for their second straight win and possibly a tighter grasp on the top spot in the NFC East against the San Diego Chargers. Here are the Silver Star Nation Keys to the game.
After a recent string of .500 football the Dallas Cowboys are looking to get on a winning streak starting with a victory over the Rams on Sunday. Here's Silver Star Nation's Mickely Spagnola's "Keys to the Game."
Tuesday morning the Cincinnati Bengals waived former Abilene Christian running back Bernard Scott after four full seasons with the team.
The Cowboys began practicing in earnest on Monday for their season opener against the New York Giants at AT&T Stadium.
Former United States District Judge Layn Phillips, the court appointed mediator in the consolidated concussion related lawsuits brought by more than 4,500 retired football players against the National Football League and others, announced today that the parties had reached an agreement that would end the litigation against the NFL and NFL Properties and provide medical and other benefits, as well as compensation, to qualifying injured players or their families.
The Cowboys have been dealing with a slew of injuries to their offensive and defensive lines this summer, but linebacker Sean Lee has managed to stay healthy after missing 10 games last season with a toe injury.
A decision on the backup quarterback for the Houston Texans is down to Case Keenum and T.J. Yates, but the final decision isn't that clear cut.
ABILENE - Former ACU quarterback Mitchell Gale will report to the St. Louis Rams' mini-camp later this week after going through a tryout last week with the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League.
ABILENE -- Former ACU placekicker Morgan Lineberry signed a two-year free agent contract with the Carolina Panthers just minutes after the NFL Draft ended Saturday night.
Former McMurry quarterback Jake Mullin will have a shot to make an NFL roster after being invited to the Seattle Seahawks mini-camp.
Out of the handful of college safeties that could go within the first two rounds, none are more universally regarded as the leader of the group as Kenny Vaccaro.
IRVING, Texas -- To clear salary-cap space and lock up their franchise quarterback, the Dallas Cowboys and Tony Romo reached an agreement on a blockbuster six-year extension worth $108 million, making him the highest-paid player in franchise history.
Peyton Manning was the keynote speaker at the Abilene Day Nursery's True Heroes Banquet at the Abilene Civic Center on Tuesday night.
The defense helps lift the Cowboys to a victory in their home opener over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
The Cowboys kick-off their home opener Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccanners.
The Dallas Cowboys returned to the ranch on Monday to begin preparations for the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday.
The Cleveland Browns drafted Brandon Weeden to play the role of a big-armed, franchise quarterback on a team that's gone without one for decades.
The NFL announced Wednesday that New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton will be suspended for one season without pay for his involvement in the team's bounty program. Saints general manager Mickey Loomis has been suspended for eight games. Former defensive coordinator Gregg Williams has been suspended indefinitely.
The official 2012 Pro Football Hall of Fame class is official, and center Dermontti Dawson, defensive end Chris Doleman, defensive tackle Cortez Kennedy, running back Curtis Martin, left tackle Willie Roaf and senior selection Jack Butler will be enshrined this summer.
If style points and offensive fireworks meant anything, the Baltimore Ravens wouldn't stand a chance of making it to the AFC Championship Game.