Posts Tagged Texas

Cowboys get Eagles again, but Bears come first

Dallas Cowboys' Tony Romo (9) sits on the bench in the final minutes of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. Romo looked ragged in the first quick turnaround for his surgically repaired back as the Cowboys (8-4) lost their third straight home game. The Eagles won 33-10. (AP Photo/John F. Rhodes)

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Dez Bryant was ready to play Philadelphia again as soon as the Eagles finished blowing out the Cowboys in a Thanksgiving battle for the NFC East lead.

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Eagles top Cowboys 33-10, may have to do it again

Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy (25) is tackled by Dallas Cowboys outside linebacker Bruce Carter (54) during the first half of an NFL football game Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/The Waco Tribune Herald, Jose Yau)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — LeSean McCoy said beating Dallas with the NFC East lead on the line felt a lot like last year, when Philadelphia wrapped up a playoff berth in the Cowboys’ $1.2 billion stadium.

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No. 5 Baylor still on pace for Big 12 repeat

Baylor head coach Art Briles gestures the Sic'em bear claw with members of his staff after their 49-28 win over Oklahoma State in an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, in Waco, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Baylor coach Art Briles has always preferred repeating over defending when talking about the Big 12 title.

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No. 6 TCU’s 48-10 romp leaves Texas reeling

TCU's Corry O’Meally (2) holds off Texas' Paul Boyette Jr. (93) during the second half of an NCAA college football game, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis)

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas fought hard to get bowl-eligible in coach Charlie Strong’s first season. After a humiliating 48-10 home loss to No. 6 TCU, the Longhorns now have to fight just to avoid a losing season.

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Texas A&M run over by Fournette and LSU, 23-17

Texas A&M quarterback Kyle Allen (10) throws a pass against LSU during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014, in College Station, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Kevin Sumlin coaches his Texas A&M team to snap the ball and quickly run a play if it sees a defender jump offside.

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