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Red River Rivalry To Start With A Boom

Fans of the Texas Longhorns and the Oklahoma Sooners are descending on North Texas on Friday in anticipation of Saturday’s big Red River Rivalry game at Fair Park in Dallas.

10/10/2014

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Are Ebola Fears Impacting Visitors For Annual Red River Showdown?

OU/Texas weekend is Dallas’ biggest, busiest weekend of the year. But, something is missing this year — the buzz. But some are worried fears over Ebola will keep a lot of fans at home.

CBS 11–10/09/2014

Head coach Bob Stoops of the Oklahoma Sooners (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Oklahoma Prepares For Rival Texas

The Sooners’ hated rival pops up on the schedule just in time to help them refocus after their first loss. Oklahoma fell at TCU last Saturday and dropped from No. 4 to No. 11 in the Top 25.

10/06/2014

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Heart Of Dallas Bowl To Honor First Responders

The college football bowl game based in Dallas is adding honors for the area’s first responders.

09/11/2014

A view of the Cotton Bowl on October 12, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

NFL Bag Policy Coming To Cotton Bowl

In order to ensure the safety of college football fans this season, the Cotton Bowl in Dallas will be implementing the same bag policy now used at NFL stadiums across the nation.

08/19/2014

Isco #23 of Real Madrid takes a photo with a fan, after fans disrupted the game against AS Roma during a Guinness International Champions Cup 2014 game at Cotton Bowl on July 29, 2014 in Dallas, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Fans Run On Field As Roma Tops Real Madrid At Cotton Bowl

Approximately 20 fans ran on the field in the 87th minute of AS Roma’s 1-0 victory over Real Madrid at the Cotton Bowl on Tuesday night, disrupting play in the International Champions Cup match.

07/30/2014

Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal controls the ball during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Portugal and Ghana at Estadio Nacional on June 26, 2014 in Brasilia, Brazil. (credit: Christopher Lee/Getty Images)

World Class Soccer Brings Fans To The Cotton Bowl

The Guinness International Champions Cup is bringing some of the best soccer teams and players in the world to 13 cities in the U.S. The matchup between Real Madrid and AS Roma brought huge crowds to the Cotton Bowl Tuesday night.

CBS 11–07/29/2014

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Texas vs OU Game Will Stay At Fair Park Through 2025

Dallas officials announced that due to $25 million worth of renovations to the Cotton Bowl the football game between Texas and OU will stay at Fair Park through 2025.

06/10/2014

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Heart Of Dallas Bowl Moving Up To December 26

The Heart of Dallas Bowl will be played Dec. 26, marking the first time the game at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas is held before New Year’s Day.

05/29/2014

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2014 State Fair Theme: ‘Deep In The Heart Of Texans’

The 2014 State Fair of Texas will include a Texas Sports Hall of Fame exhibit and an effort to fight hunger by turning canned foods into art.

CBS 11–03/04/2014

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Arlington Set For College Football Spotlight

College football will take center stage in North Texas on Friday night, as the Cotton Bowl comes to AT&T Stadium in Arlington. But bigger things are already in the works for the DFW area.

01/03/2014

Head Coach Dan McCarney of the North Texas Mean Green holds up the trophy after defeating the UNLV Rebels in the Heart of Dallas Bowl at Cotton Bowl Stadium on January 1, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. The North Texas Mean Green defeated the UNLV Rebels 36-14.  (Photo by Sarah Glenn/Getty Images)

UNT Tops UNLV 36-14 In Heart Of Dallas Bowl

Derek Thompson threw for 256 yards and two touchdowns, Brelan Chancellor scored twice and North Texas dominated the second half Wednesday to beat UNLV 36-14 in the Heart of Dallas Bowl.

01/01/2014

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