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Friday's Scores

Sep. 25, 2021 01:54 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= CLASS 6A= ¶ Abilene 42, Odessa Permian 21 ¶ Aldine Nimitz 3, Aldine MacArthur 0 ¶ Alvin 36, Alief Elsik 20 ¶ Arlington Martin 65, Arlington 17 ¶...

Amid injuries, Cowboys try to be coy about rookie Parsons

Sep. 24, 2021 19:15 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys don't want to give away where Micah Parsons will line up after the versatile rookie linebacker played almost exclusively as a pass rusher in the second game of his career following a midweek switch. Injuries and COVID-19 issues in...

Man who says he hit Texas toddler charged with murder

Sep. 24, 2021 16:06 PM EDT

IRVING, Texas (AP) — A man has been charged with killing his girlfriend's 2-year-old son in suburban Dallas after confessing to hitting the boy with his fists, police said. Irving police said Friday that Arturo Santiago Pena-Almanza Jr., 23, was charged with capital...

Injuries to McCaffrey, Horn sour Panthers' 3-0 start

Sep. 24, 2021 15:33 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Normally teams would be fired up after starting the season 3-0. But there is plenty of concern in Carolina after losing three key players in a 24-9 win over the Houston Texans on Thursday night, including running back Christian McCaffrey, who will...

Titans and Hall of Famers to honor the late Bum Phillips

Sep. 24, 2021 14:35 PM EDT

The late Bum Phillips, a Texas coaching legend who worked wearing a cowboy hat, is being honored by the team he led to two AFC championship game appearances. In Tennessee, a quarter-century after the franchise left Texas for Music City. The...

Packers-Niners renew now familiar NFL rivalry on Sunday

Sep. 24, 2021 01:08 AM EDT

If it seems as if the Packers have transferred to the NFC West or the 49ers moved to the NFC North, blame the schedule makers at league headquarters. When Green Bay (1-1) visits San Francisco (2-0) on Sunday, it will be the fourth trip to the Bay Area for the Cheeseheads...

Hurts, Prescott set for 1st meeting as Eagles visit Cowboys

Sep. 23, 2021 18:37 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott's first home game since the star Dallas quarterback's gruesome ankle injury at AT&T Stadium last October is the second chance for Philadelphia's Jalen Hurts to beat the Cowboys in his home state. Hurts actually made a good first...

SMU, TCU get 100th edition of rivalry after waiting a year

Sep. 23, 2021 13:08 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Regardless of why SMU and TCU couldn't find a way to pull off the 100th meeting between the Dallas-Fort Worth rivals last season, it's happening a year later. Maybe it was a big deal last year because it was just the second time in almost 100...

No. 16 Arkansas out to reset rivalry vs. No. 7 Texas A&M

Sep. 23, 2021 12:33 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Arkansas coach Sam Pittman knows what the resurgent Razorbacks have to do to make their series against seventh-ranked Texas A&M a real rivalry again. Things have been a bit one-sided since the Aggies joined Arkansas in the Southeastern...

Cowboys place Keanu Neal on COVID-19 list in latest setback

Sep. 22, 2021 17:25 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys placed linebacker Keanu Neal on the COVID-19 reserve list Wednesday, making it possible the club will be without a key player for the third consecutive game to start the season because of health and safety protocols. The Cowboys...