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  NFL kickoff brings crowds back to Lubbock businesses

The kick-off to the NFL game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Houston Texans brought some fans back to Lubbock hangouts to cheer on Patrick Mahomes.

Patrick Mahomes celebrates birthday by giving to South Plains Food Bank, others

Cowboys sign 4-time Pro Bowl defensive end

Jerry Jones reconsidering stance on kneeling during anthem; ‘I will have grace’

Dallas Cowboys cancel season tickets for 2020 season

Report: NFL players banned from indoor night clubs during 2020 season

Patrick Mahomes lands 10-year extension with Chiefs, valued over $400 million

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Dak Prescott signs $31.4 million franchise tag with Cowboys

WATCH: Patrick Mahomes and other NFL stars demand NFL to condemn racism

Chiefs use fifth-year option on Mahomes, seek long-term deal

Mahomes offers once in a lifetime experience to raise money for those affected by COVID-19

  Broderick Washington, Jr. drafted by Baltimore

Older brother of Dallas QB Dak Prescott dies

Jordyn Brooks drafted in first round by Seattle

Red Raider LB Jordyn Brooks heard his name called in the first round of the NFL Draft Thursday night as he was the 27th overall pick to the Seattle Seahawks.

Mahomes debates teammate: “Texas has the best high school football”

Patrick Mahomes and Kansas City Chiefs’ wide receiver, Mecole Hardman, have got in a spirited debate during the Coronavirus quarantine.

Saints head coach Sean Payton tests positive for coronavirus

Payton said he came forward with his coronavirus diagnosis because he wants all people to heed the warnings of government officials, stay inside, and behave responsibly

Mahomes after Super Bowl celebration: ‘TTU prepared me for these moments’

Super Bowl MVP Patrick Mahomes apparently got more than an education and a football career from Texas Tech.

Zach Thomas falls short of Pro Football Hall of Fame bid

Mahomes, Chiefs win Super Bowl LIV

NFL Insider Peter King: Admiration for Mahomes

Whitehouse’s Coach Cook heading to Super Bowl to watch Mahomes

  Lubbock stores stocking up on Mahomes gear ahead of Super Bowl

Patrick Mahomes is now #1 in NFL merchandise sales

Four with Lubbock ties in Super Bowl LIV

When the ball is kicked off in Super Bowl LIV on Feb. 2, there will be four people with Lubbock ties at the game.

Mahomes, Chiefs headed to Super Bowl

Former Red Raider Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs are headed to the Super Bowl!

Reports: Jett Duffey has found new transfer home

According to his Instagram account, former Texas Tech QB Jett Duffey may have found his new transfer home in Central Michigan.

Mahomes, Chiefs make huge comeback in AFC playoff matchup

After being dominated in the first quarter, Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs mounted a huge comeback in their AFC Divisional Round playoff game against Houston.

Carolina Panthers hire Baylor’s Matt Rhule as head coach

The Panthers fired coach Ron Rivera in early December.

Mike McCarthy receives a 5 year deal as the head coach of the Dallas Cowboys

The Dallas Cowboys have agreed on terms with Mike McCarthy as the new head coach for the Cowboys.

NFL Network report: Dallas Cowboys hire Mike McCarthy as new head coach

Calling it a “done deal,” an NFL Network reporter says Mike McCarthy has signed a deal with the Dallas Cowboys to be their new head coach.

Kansas City welcomes BobblePat, life-sized bobblehead of Patrick Mahomes

The Kansas City Chiefs revealed BobblePat on Friday, a life-sized bobblehead of Patrick Mahomes, on tour around Kansas City through Jan. 12.

Reports: Jason Garrett out as Cowboys head coach

After multiple meetings and treating this with an "abundance of care and respect" - ESPN's Ed Werder reports that Jason Garrett's time in Dallas is coming to an end.

Former Red Raider Zach Thomas a finalist for 2020 Pro Football Hall of Fame Class

Texas Tech Football Ring of Honor member Zach Thomas is one step closer to being in the Pro Football Hall of fame.

Jason Garrett “firing” all rumors as he meets with owners

Jason Garrett is currently meeting with Jerry and Stephen Jones in Frisco at The Star.

Mahomes breaks another NFL record

Former Red Raider Patrick Mahomes broke another NFL record on Sunday afternoon...

O.J. Simpson dresses as Patrick Mahomes for Halloween

Simpson posted a video to his Twitter, calling himself “O.J. Mahomes,” and he offered some advice to the quarterback on his recent injury, saying he should take these days to get healthy.

Oakland Raiders sign former Red Raider Dakota Allen

Former Texas Tech linebacker Dakota Allen will be a Raider once again, but this time an Oakland Raider.

Patrick Mahomes breaks another record with win over Ravens

Another week, another record for former Red Raider Patrick Mahomes.

Former Red Raider Patrick Mahomes breaks Chiefs, NFL record with stunning second quarter

Former Red Raider Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs didn’t score a point in the first, third or fourth quarters of their game against the Raiders, but they didn’t have to.

Kliff Kingsbury makes NFL coaching debut

For three-quarters of Kliff Kingsbury's NFL coaching debut with Arizona, things weren't looking so hot for the Cardinals.

Patrick Mahomes picks up right where he left off

Despite playing with a minor ankle sprain, former Red Raider Patrick Mahomes started the new season the same way he ended last season - as the best player in the league.

Red Raider Kerry Hyder looking good with Dallas Cowboys

Having an impressive showing in the Cowboys second preseason game, Hyder is trying hard to make sure he will be on the roster.

Jakeem Grant signs contract extension with the Miami Dolphins

Former Red Raider Jakeem Grant put pen to paper Wednesday afternoon, signing a four year contract extension with the Miami Dolphins.

Kliff Kingsbury Wins NFL Preseason Coaching Debut

Kliff Kingsbury wins NFL preseason head coaching debut

Michael Crabtree signs with Arizona Cardinals

Pro Football Talk reports that former Red Raider Michael Crabtree will be joining Kliff Kingsbury in Arizona this season.

Former Red Raider LaAdrain Waddle suffers torn quad

Buffalo Bills offensive lineman and former Red Raider LaAdrian Waddle was carted off of the field after Saturday’s practice. Waddle suffered a torn quad at practice, and his season is most likely over, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.

Patrick Mahomes has multiple jerseys in Pro Football Hall of Fame

Patrick Mahomes is already a part of the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Kingsbury Era begins in Arizona

The Kliff Kingsbury era in Arizona has officially taken flight.

Patrick Mahomes nominated for two ESPY’s

The long list of honors for former Red Raider and Kansas City quarterback Patrick Mahomes continues to grow. This past week he was nominated for two categories in the upcoming ESPY awards.

Red Raider Kerry Hyder signs with the Dallas Cowboys

The Dallas Cowboys signed free agent Defensive End Kerry Hyder.

Bobblehead hall of fame releases Patrick Mahomes Draft Day bobblehead

The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum has unveiled the officially licensed, limited edition Patrick Mahomes 2017 NFL Draft Day bobblehead, featuring the quarterback in a suit holding up a Kansas City Chiefs jersey.

Cowboys re-sign March-Lillard, Thompson for defensive depth

The Dallas Cowboys re-sign pair set to become unrestricted free agents in linebacker Justin March-Lillard, safety Darian Thompson

Witten’s back: Cowboys announce return of Jason Witten

The team tweeted that Witten has decided to end his retirement and return to the team for his 16th season.

Former Red Raider Jamar Wall re-signs with Calgary Stampeders

For the last seven years, Former Red Raider defensive back Jamar Wall has been a key piece in the backfield for the CFL’s Calgary Stampeders.

Patrick Mahomes debuts new apparel line

The popularity of Patrick Mahomes II looks to be never-ending and it seems clothing retailers are catching on. Mahomes tweeted, Tuesday night, a link to the new official clothing website that carries all types of Mahomes apparel.

Patriots beat Rams 13-3 in lowest scoring Super Bowl ever

New England topped the Los Angeles Rams 13-3 in a game that dragged the high-def NFL back to the days of black-and-white TV. It was the lowest-scoring Super Bowl in the 53-year history of the game.

Businessman disappears after allegedly scamming mom, friends out of $750K for Super Bowl tickets

About a dozen people say they paid the suspect at least $20,000 for Super Bowl tickets, but the man went missing before delivering.

Red Raiders invited to 2019 NFL Combine

The Red Raiders will be represented at the 2019 NFL Combine after both linebacker Dakota Allen and receiver Antoine Wesley earned invites this week.

Pittsburgh news producer fired after calling Tom Brady ‘known cheater’

The former producer says he thought the local Steelers fans would find the joke funny and he actually thinks Tom Brady is a great quarterback.

  Ticket prices slump and then rebound for Patriots-Rams Super Bowl game

The price of admission to the Feb. 3 game between New England and Los Angeles is averaging more than $4,600 a seat.

A Red Raider will appear in the Super Bowl for the 10th straight year

For the 10th-consecutive year, Red Raider fans will have a rooting interest in the biggest game of the season – the Super Bowl.

Stats from Patrick Mahomes magical first season as an NFL Starter

In his second season in the NFL – former Red Raider Patrick Mahomes got his chance to be the Chiefs starting quarterback, and he ran with it.

Super Bowl: Pats vs Rams in a meeting of Past vs Future

To officially usher the NFL into a new era, the Los Angeles Rams will have to get past the New England Patriots, exactly 17 years to the date of their last Super Bowl showdown.

  Patrick Mahomes selected as MVP, offensive player of the year

The Professional Football Writers of America have selected Patrick Mahomes, the Kansas City Chiefs quarterback, as the 2018 NFL Most Valuable Player of the Year and Offensive Player of the Year.

Patrick Mahomes becomes first Big 12 QB to win NFL Playoff game

Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes can add another accolade to his impressive sophomore season. He’s now become the first Big 12 quarterback to win an NFL Playoff game.

Jets meet with Cowboys assistant Kris Richard for coach job

The Jets have interviewed Dallas Cowboys assistant Kris Richard for their head coaching vacancy

Zach Thomas not a finalist for Pro Hall of Fame

Former Red Raider Zach Thomas will have to wait another year for his chance to get into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Patrick Mahomes headlines AP 2018 NFL All-Pro team

Pat Mahomes started out the 2018 season as a breakthrough quarterback, and now he's finishing as a unanimous choice.

Reports: Kingsbury to be interviewed for NFL head coaching jobs

Yahoo Sports is reporting - that former Red Raider head coach and current USC offensive coordinator Kliff Kingsbury’s is being looked at for coaching vacancies.

Patrick Mahomes throws 50th touchdown pass

Second-year quarterback Patrick Mahomes has hit the half-century mark and he did it in style.

ODDS: Patrick Mahomes sits a top NFL MVP race

Throughout the season, there have been multiple names thrown out there as possible candidates to be named the National Football League’s Most Valuable Player.

Chiefs' Mahomes picked by AP writers as top QB in 2018

Kansas City Chiefs first-year starter Patrick Mahomes has been picked by a panel of AP football writers as the top quarterback in 2018

Patrick Mahomes makes AFC Pro Bowl Roster

In his first season starting in the NFL, former Red Raider QB Patrick Mahomes of the Kansas City Chiefs has been sensational and Tuesday, he was named to the AFC Pro Bowl roster.

Patrick Mahomes shows more magic in Chiefs latest win

There are few athletes on the planet that are must-see TV, and former Red Raider quarterback Patrick Mahomes is turning into one of them.

Former Red Raider WR Dylan Cantrell signed to Chargers active roster

Monday afternoon, the Los Angeles Chargers announced that they have signed former Red Raider WR Dylan Cantrell to their active roster.

Patrick Mahomes breaks another NFL record

Former Red Raider Patrick Mahomes keeps breaking NFL records early on in his young NFL career.

Cowboys stifle Brees, end Saints' 10-game win streak, 13-10

Ezekiel Elliott scores only Dallas touchdown, Cowboys stifle Drew Brees, Saints to end New Orleans' 10-game winning streak, 13-10

Zach Thomas named Hall of Fame Semifinalist

Former Red Raider and thirteen-year NFL veteran linebacker, Zach Thomas, has been named a semifinalist for the Hall of Fame.

Mahomes, Chiefs fall in highest-scoring Monday Night Football game

In a battle of 9-1 teams, the Los Angeles Rams outlasted the Kansas City Chiefs 54-51 Monday night

Patrick Mahomes gets first Sports Illustrated cover

Fresh off of setting the Kansas City Chiefs franchise record for passing touchdowns in a season, former Red Raider quarterback Patrick Mahomes has earned his first Sports Illustrated cover.

Keke ready to get over injury bug

Coutee, a former Lufkin Panther, is hopeful he will play this week against Washington.