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Video Of Plano West H.S. Football Star’s Arrest Not Released After DA Gets Involved

After initially saying he would release the dash camera video of what police describe as a high-speed chase involving a Plano high school football star, Kemp Police Chief Robert Walker said his department will not release it.

CBS 11–04/20/2015

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Paralyzed Former H.S. Player Now Works To Motivate

One North Texas teen was doing something he loved, until, his life changed in an instant. Now, the paralyzed former high school football player works to motivate others with a message of faith and perseverance.

CBSDFW.COM–03/20/2015

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High School Football Research Shows Brain Change Without Concussions

A new study raises questions about how safe it is for teenagers to play high school football.

CBSDFW.COM–12/01/2014

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West Texas A&M Used Ineligible Player This Season

West Texas A&M University given penalty for using an academically ineligible football player.

11/01/2014

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Texas QB David Ash Ends Playing Career

Texas quarterback David Ash has given up playing football after suffering at least one concussion and lingering symptoms over the last year.

09/17/2014

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Judge Approves NFL Concussion Settlement

A federal judge granted preliminary approval to a landmark deal that would compensate thousands of former NFL players for concussion-related claims. The ruling came about two weeks after the NFL agreed to remove a $675 million cap on damages.

07/07/2014

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North Texas Teen Wins Trip To Super Bowl

The Dallas Cowboys are not headed to Super Bowl, but North Texas is sending a standout football player to the big game.

CBS 11–01/20/2014

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Inspirational Frisco Teen Among NFL Films Contest Finalists

While a lot focus is on the Dallas Cowboys there is someone else who North Texas fans should be rooting for. A teenage boy from Frisco is a finalist in an NFL competition that rewards those whose passion for the game inspires others.

CBSDFW.COM–12/11/2013

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Aledo Football Coach: No Bullying Found In 91-0 Win

A North Texas high school football coach whose undefeated team won its last game 91-0 said Wednesday a district investigation found “no grounds” to support a bullying complaint filed by a parent of the losing team.

10/23/2013

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Bullying Complaint After Lopsided Football Score

There was little chance of defeat, when Aledo’s undefeated Bearcats faced Fort Worth’s Western Hills on the football field Friday. The final score, 91 to 0, though, led one parent to file an official complaint of bullying against the entire coaching staff.

CBS 11–10/21/2013

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Texas Football Player, 12, Dies After Ant Bites

A 12-year-old boy died after apparently having a severe allergic reaction to ant bites he suffered while warming up during halftime of a Texas middle school football game.

09/17/2013

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Prayer Vigil Held For Killed Denton High School Football Player

On a day when most students are enjoying their first holiday off from school, some Denton high school students are gathering on campus with heavy hearts.

CBS 11–09/02/2013

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