The Crimson Connection

Roughing up the NFL

Khalil Mack sacking Kirk Cousins

AaronB, Staff Reporter

October 31, 2018

The NFL has recently been cracking down on hits on the quarterback. New rules made in the off season are prohibiting defensive players from being able land on the quarterback after they sack them, and they already were prohibited from hitting them below the waist and in the head. Several star defensive...

Will the Warriors win it all…again?

The Golden State Warriors logo

ErinE, Online Editor

October 30, 2018

The NBA season just started but the Golden State Warriors are playing like it's the postseason; and as we all know the postseason Warriors know how to put on a show. The Warriors have won three NBA championships in the past four years; they won in 2015, 2017 and 2018, defeating the Cleveland Cavali...

Kyle Field Campaign

Kyle Field, Home of the 12th Man

ErinE, Online Editor

October 30, 2018

COLLEGE STATION, TX- Regarded as one of the nation's most intimidating road venues, Texas A&M's Kyle Field has been the home of the Aggie football team since 1905. Kyle Field is the home of many traditions, many memories, and most importantly is the home of the 12th man. For a few years the talk...

The Boys of Summer

The 7on7 team right after they qualified for the state tournament

ErinE, Online Editor

October 30, 2018

COLLEGE STATION, TX- 64 teams. 22 fields. two days. The 7on7 State Championship title was on the line for roughly 1,200 high school football players from the state of Texas. At the tournament, these players were ready to play their hearts out. Those players, 19 of which were Cypress Woods Wildcats, we...

What’s going on in Cleveland?

What's going on in Cleveland?

ErinE, Online Editor

October 29, 2018

The last weekend of October was not a good weekend for Cleveland sports fans. On October 28, the Cleveland Cavaliers fired their Head Coach, Tyronn Lue after three plus seasons. Then on October 29th, the Cleveland Browns fired their Head Coach, Hue Jackson. Both coaches were fired with good reasoning ...

The Dark Sides of Playing Football

An NFL player from an injury and fellow players gather around.

ErinE, Online Editor

October 23, 2018

Football in America is becoming more and more popular; approximately 1.2 million men in high school, college and the NFL strap on pads and helmets. While football is the most popular sport in America, this popularity is beginning to decline very quickly. The game is becoming more dangerous than Mixed Marti...

Texas Longhorns are back on top

Texas Longhorns logo

CooperG, Staff Reporter

October 22, 2018

After losing to Maryland in the season opener, the Texas Longhorns are now number 6 in the nation. Once Texas made Sam Ehlinger their starting QB, they have been 6-0 since. Including an upset against rival Oklahoma. Texas is now is in the race to go to the playoffs, but in order to do that they need a...

Game Summary: Cy Woods vs Cy Springs

Cy Woods vs Cy Springs game information.

ErinE, Online Editor

October 20, 2018

CFFCU STADIUM- The Battle of the Cats took place on Friday night, the 19th. 5-2, Cypress Woods would take on 1-5, Cypress Springs. Cold weather and rain pouring down, this game was a sloppy one. However, the Wildcats of Cypress Woods were able to pull away with a win over the Panthers, with a score of 3...

Game Summary: Cy Woods vs Cy Park

Cy Woods vs Cy Park game information

ErinE, Online Editor

October 13, 2018

PRIDGEON STADIUM- October 11th, the Wildcats of Cypress Woods defeated the Tigers of Cypress Park, with a score of 61-7. This is the first year that the Tigers have had a varsity football team because this is only the 3rd year the school had been opened. So, going into the game the Cats had a huge ad...

Game Summary: Cy Woods vs Cy Lakes

Cy Woods vs Cy Lakes football game information

ErinE, Online Editor

October 7, 2018

The Cats are back on track! The Cy Woods football team just came off a 63-55 victory over the Spartans of Cypress Lakes. Going into the game, the Wildcats and  the Spartans both had the exact same record, 3-2 overall and also 2-1 in district. While this game ended with a close score, it's safe to say...

Next Big Three

Carmelo Anthony when he played with the Denver Nuggets

JustinP, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2018

The Carmelo Anthony in Oklahoma City experiment proved to be dysfunctional and helped result in another first round elimination of the Thunder. The Thunder realized that the $28 million dollars owed to Anthony this upcoming season would only hurt them, so he got shipped off to Atlanta, where soon afte...

What College Claims the Title for Best College Football Stadium?

Kyle Field, Home of the 12th Man

ErinE, Online Editor

October 4, 2018

College football stadiums are the heart and soul when it comes to college game days. Texas is lucky enough to be home to some of the best stadiums in the nation. Kyle Field, Royal Texas Memorial Stadium, and Jones AT&T Stadium are three of the best stadiums and can be identified by their capacity...

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