Herman says no mandate for Texas players over school song

By JIM VERTUNO AP Sports Writer AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas coach Tom Herman said Monday there is no mandate that his players stay on...

Virus wreaking havoc on SEC due to positive COVID-19 tests

By TERESA M. WALKER AP Sports Writer The Southeastern Conference has had to postpone two games in the last three days because of positive COVID-19...

Baylor 32 active COVID-19 cases in wake of postponed game

WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor had 32 active COVID-19 cases in its athletic department in the wake of having to postpone a football game...

Social media reaction swift after Prescott’s gruesome injury

By SCHUYLER DIXON AP Pro Football Writer ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott's brother wasted little time trying to show the upbeat side of the...

Unmasked: NFL fines coaches, teams for not covering faces

By ARNIE STAPLETON AP Pro Football Writer NFL coaches thumbed their collective — and exposed — noses at the NFL's mask mandate in Week 2. The...

Cowboys’ Elliott reveals “painful” new “Feed Me” tattoo

(AP) - Dallas running back Ezekiel Elliott pulled up his jersey to reveal a new "Feed Me" tattoo on his stomach after scoring the first...

Forbes: Cowboys most valuable NFL team at $5.7 billion

By The Associated Press Forbes estimates the Dallas Cowboys are the NFL's most valuable franchise at $5.7 billion, the 14th consecutive year they've held that...

Texans-Chiefs set to kick off NFL season unlike any other

By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — It has been a mere eight months since Patrick Mahomes led Kansas City from...

AP Source: Astros coach faces 20-game suspension, Laureano 6

By JANIE McCAULEY AP Baseball Writer OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Houston Astros hitting coach Álex Cintrón faces a 20-game suspension and a fine for his...

Ex-Angels employee charged in overdose death of Tyler Skaggs

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A former Los Angeles Angels employee has been charged with conspiracy to distribute fentanyl in connection with last year's...

Cowboys Prescott will officially play under franchise tag for $31.4M

By Clarence E. Hill Jr. Fort Worth Star-Telegram It's now official. Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott will play the 2020 season on the franchise tag, worth...

Watney bored in isolation, nervous about how he got virus

By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer Monday marked the 10th day of self-isolation for Nick Watney, the minimum required for PGA Tour players who test...

New York City Marathon canceled because of coronavirus

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York City Marathon, the world's largest marathon, was canceled Wednesday because of the coronavirus pandemic, with organizers and...

Dallas Cowboys officially sign Dak Prescott

By STEPHEN HAWKINS The Associated Press Dak Prescott plans to be at training camp with the Dallas Cowboys, if and when it starts, on the richest...

High schools push ahead for fall football amid pandemic

By JIM VERTUNO AP Sports Writer AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — High schools across the country are trying to figure out how and when students might...

Brady’s move to Tampa Bay posed late challenges for networks

By JOE REEDY AP Sports Writer Tom Brady's move to Tampa Bay didn't just create ripples with fans. It caused networks to drastically rework their...

Green flag: IndyCar to open its delayed season in Texas

By STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Sports Writer FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — IndyCar has gotten the green flag to finally start its season in Texas next...

Big 12 schools intend to open in fall, giving football hope

By CLIFF BRUNT and STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Sports Writers All 10 schools in the Big 12 Conference expect their campuses to be open in the...