Sports

This segment of Access Houston welcomes LaMarr “YGee” Williams. YGee heads the Foster Elementary’s PTSA Dads Program. This man is making a difference in his community by being an example of what a active father looks like. We talk about the struggles of these children and parents and the need for community. Our next conversation […]

This segment of Access Houston we welcome educator, comedian, and author, Eddie B. Eddie and KG Smooth talk about the education decline in public school, how teacher aren’t paid enough, his sold out comedy show in Sugarland, and his best selling book – I’m Already Professionally Developed. Our next conversation is with Mr. Albert Roy […]

Miko Grimes, one of the ladies from Baller Wives is back at it again giving her two-cents about things that don’t involve her. Today the Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Brent Grimes’ wife was shooting her mouth off in an interview when she made claims that the Oakland Raiders O-Line purposely allowed their quarterback Derek Carr to […]

After the Houston Texans lost a some key players during Sunday Night Football game against the Kansas City Chiefs, the team signed a couple of veteran defensive ends players. On Monday, the Texans made the official announcement that their 2017 season would no longer include J.J. Watt or Whitney Mercilus due to injuries sustained in […]

Ray Lewis explains that he wasn’t protesting during last Sunday’s game. He said that he didn’t take a knee, but he took two knees because he was praying. Check out Ray Lewis statement from  “Inside The NFL” below!

A Clemson University student ends up with fake ID and it gets the student to the sidelines for the second week’s game against Auburn. Sign Up For Our Newsletter: The student, upset about how the university was distributing tickets to game, created a fake ID and identified himself as an ESPN operations tech named “Rocco […]

Houston’s own trill OG Bun B called in to the Madd Hatta Morning Show to discuss trending topics. Sign Up For Our Newsletter: Bun B responds to Lady Gaga’s black outreach, removing confederate statues, and the attempted Houston ‘sports ban’ against him. Listen to the exclusive interview here on 97.9 The Box. Click HERE to listen on […]

The Houston Rockets owner Leslie Alexander is selling the basketball team after 24 years of ownership. Alexander bought the team in 1993 for $85 million, while the team is now valued at $1.65 billion with revenues of $244 million. He says, “I’ve made this decision after much deliberation with my family and friends, and do so […]

Join 97.9 The Box and H-Town’s own DJ Hayden for “Play Your Heart Out Football Campetition”. Admission: Free  When: Saturday, July 8th Time: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Where: University of Houston Alumni Center | 3100 Cullen, Houston, TX 77004 Ages: 11-14 (6th – 8th Graders) *** Due to NCAA rules concerning camps on college […]

Via Complex News Youtube Chris Bosh failed a preseason physical last Friday by a “Fitness to Play” panel from the NBA and the players’ union. Unfortunately  the panel deemed unable to play since he has a career-ending illness and won’t be able to play in the NBA anymore.  Our hearts and prayers go out to […]