KANSAS CITY, Mo.  — The Kansas City Chiefs are exercising their fifth-year option on Super Bowl MVP Patrick Mahomes, a person familiar with their decision told The Associated Press, though both sides remain optimistic that they will agree on a long-term contract before the start of the season.

Patrick Mahomes is making us all proud. The Super Bowl MVP is the epitome of class. He gives others credit for his team's success. He is polite. He is respectful. Somehow he remains cool, calm and collected when he should be falling apart. 

The Kansas City Chiefs quarterback and Whitehouse native has truly earned the nickname of Magic Mahomes with his amazing feats on the football field.

The Tyler community came together Sunday evening at the Oil Palace in celebration of Super Bowl LIV, featuring the San Francisco 49ers vs. the Kansas City Chiefs. Heavy attention was given to Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes, who is a Whitehouse native.

MIAMI — At this juncture in the build-up to Super Bowl LIV, we're running low on original adjectives and superlatives to attach to Kansas City Chiefs quarterback and Whitehouse native Patrick Mahomes.

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball rejected the players’ proposal for a 114-game schedule in the pandemic-delayed season with no additional salary cuts, telling the union that teams have no reason to think 82 games is possible and now will discuss even fewer.

EDITOR’S NOTE: With the NCAA sports canceled for the remaining of the school year, the Tyler Morning Telegraph is highlighting seniors. Featured today is UT Tyler senior Harris Butler.

Two SEC golfers — Texas A&M’s Maddie Szeryk and Alabama’s Cheyenne Knight — are tied for the lead after Tuesday’s first round of the Energy Producers Inc. Texas Women’s Open.

With spring sports currently suspended, the Tyler Morning Telegraph wants to profile East Texas seniors in those sports in a feature called “From the Sidelines”. If you’re an East Texas senior who competes in a spring sport and would like to be featured, fill out the following questionnaire …

With spring sports being canceled, the Tyler Morning Telegraph wants to profile East Texas seniors in those sports in a feature called "From the Sidelines". If you're an East Texas senior who competes in a spring sport and would like to be featured, fill out the following questionnaire and s…

With spring sports currently suspended, the Tyler Morning Telegraph wants to profile East Texas seniors in those sports in a feature called "From the Sidelines". If you're an East Texas senior who competes in a spring sport and would like to be featured, fill out the following questionnaire …

The Legends Junior Tour returns for the first time since March when the Veritex Bank Byron Nelson Junior Championship, one of the most prestigious junior championships around, is scheduled for this week at Lakewood Country Club in Dallas.

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