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Chad Cooper (Sports Editor)
Winners: 138-468, .294
Best Bets: 14-38, .368
Longshots: 11-38, .289
Top 3 picks in the $: .517

Don Stevens (Delta track announcer)
Winners: 133-468, .284
Best Bets: 18-42, .428
Longshots: 8-41, .195
Top 3 picks in the $: .510

Houston Texans vs. New England Patriots

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Barring Jerry Jones going completely bonkers in his search for more “Gloryhole” and moving the Cowboys to Arkansas, the Dallas Cowboys will always be the No. 1 team in Texas in the eyes of most who live here.










Chad Cooper (Sports Editor)
Winners: 137-458, .299
Best Bets: 14-37, .378
Longshots: 11-37, .297
Top 3 picks in the $: .515

Don Stevens (Delta track announcer)
Winners: 131-458, .286
Best Bets: 18-41, .439
Longshots: 8-40, .200
Top 3 picks in the $: .507


Delta Downs hosted two inaugural stakes last weekend and King Henny, who actually finished second, was moved up to first when Mr. Bandini’s Band was disqualified from first to fourth after interference around the final turn in the $100,000 Big Drama Stakes on Jan. 5.

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PORT ARTHUR – After a heartbreaking loss to Navarro College, the Lamar State College-Port Arthur Seahawks return home Wednesday, Jan. 9, to try to break a two-game losing skid as they take on Kilgore College in Region XIV action.

Tipoff for tonight’s game is 7 p.m. at the Carl Parker Center on the campus of Lamar State.