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The Dallas Cowboys cut the 2nd most accurate kicker in the NFL, Dan Bailey to get their roster to 53.  He’s now practicing with the Jets. Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Sign Up For Our Newsletter!  The Latest:

Follow The Beat On Twitter: BIG3 Trilogy basketball player Kenyon Martin was in the DFW and stopped by 97.9 The Beat to kick it with the Veda Loca in the Morning crew and talk sports. Kenyon will also be playing in the playoffs, this Friday, at the American Airlines Center. RELATED: BIG3 Basketball Player Andre Emmett Interview [EXCLUSIVE] […]

Follow The Beat On Twitter: Dallas Cowboy’s Dak Prescott’s dad, Nathaniel Prescott, was arrested for marijuana possession over the weekend. He later got out on a $500 bond. See the video below for more info (be patient as it loads or refresh page to view). Source: CBS11News -Farlin Ave (@farlinave) Sign Up For Our Newsletter! The […]


Nevada used to be the only state where you could bet on a game but not any more!  The Supreme Court has struck down a federal law that prohibits sports gambling, the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act.  Click here for more info. Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Sign Up For Our Newsletter!  The Latest:

Dallas-Fort Worth and Houston, TX are two of the most popular cities in the state of Texas. Both have a lot to offer. Both are known for their distinct cultures and impact musically, in sports, food wise, and in many other aspects. Let’s assess the differences. Follow The Beat On Twitter: Major League Sports in […]

A star Penn State running back is throwing the diamond up as he prepares for the pros — here’s why his agent could help secure a top pick.

If you live in the DFW, then you know that there’s always something to do, no matter what day of the week. This includes everything from sports to nightlife and everything in between. If you’re visiting Dallas and are not sure what to get into, below are a few things to help you out. Sports […]

Maria Taylor is one of ESPN’s only black female sportscasters, and is well aware of working in an industry that is dominated by men. But that has never stopped the former University Of Georgia volleyball and basketball player from achieving some of her biggest goals. Maria stopped by the studio to chat with Reec about […]

The former NFL quarterback deserves every last penny after allegedly being blackballed from the NFL for taking a knee during the National Anthem.

97.9 The Beat was front and center for the Dallas Mavericks Media Day 2017 with the players. Check out the recap video above. Follow The Beat On Twitter: Sign Up For Our Newsletter!  

Follow The Beat On Twitter: Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott will be in the lineup this Sunday after getting another temporary restraining order by a Federal judge. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! If you have Ezekiel Elliott in your fantasy team I have some good news for you, the Cowboys running back is back in […]

Follow The Beat On Twitter: NFL great Cris Carter says…”In the next 48 hours, I would be shocked if Zeke was not suspended.” Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott could be suspended by the NFL due to allegations that he committed five acts of domestic violence in a six-day window.Throughout the offseason rumors have been swirling […]