Professional Bull Riding may get an argument from other sports, but for now it is forging ahead with its "toughest sport on Earth" marketing strategy as it aims to increase its business profile in the Las Vegas market.
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Results from Wednesday night's seventh go-round at the Thomas & Mack Center.
When you think of Hershey, Pa., here's the first thing that probably comes to mind: chocolate. Heaping helpings of Hershey bars. Mounds of Mounds. The bliss of the Kiss. What you might not think of: rodeo.
Charlie Daniels is a longtime fan of rodeo in general, and the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo in specific. And rodeo, by its Great American West nature, has a lengthy relationship with country music.
Event schedule for Thursday, Dec. 10 at WNFR.
When he was a little boy in Choteau, Mont., Flint Rasmussen said sometimes he would go to bed and not be able to sleep. He remembers hearing a familiar voice, and the laughter of grown-ups coming from downstairs. The grown-ups were his parents, Stan and Tootsie. The familiar voice was Johnny Carson's.
Lisa Lockhart could become the second contestant to earn $100,000 at this year's Wrangler National Finals Rodeo tonight at the Thomas & Mack Center.
Scenes from the NFR's fourth go-round at the Thomas & Mack Center on Tuesday.
Results from Tuesday night's fifth go-round at the Thomas & Mack Center.
When Rich Skelton entered the media room at the Thomas & Mack Center after he and team roping partner Nick Sartain won their first round at the National Finals Rodeo on Tuesday night, someone jokingly said to him, "It's about time," to which Skelton replied with a straight face, "Yeah, no kidding."
Over the past dozen years or so at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, there's one thing you could pretty much always say: If there's not a Wright, there's something wrong.
Jake Brown came to the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo ranked third in the world bareback standings, right in the thick of the championship race.
Event schedule for Wednesday, Dec. 9 at WNFR.
Trevor Brazile is all but assured of winning his 13th all-around gold buckle this week at the National Finals Rodeo at the Thomas & Mack Center. It's just a matter of when the 39-year-old cowboy from Decatur, Texas, clinches his 23rd overall world title. That moment could take place today in the NFR's sixth round.
Jacobs Crawley isn't your typical rodeo athlete. When he wasn't busy riding bucking horses at Texas A&M, Crawley earned his degree in industrial and systems engineering.
Results from Monday night's fifth go-round at the Thomas & Mack Center.
You might think the most important thing to the 115 contestants in the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo is competing well enough to cash a few checks over the course of the 10-day event at the Thomas & Mack Center.
We're now halfway through the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, and if there's one trend that's beginning to stand out, it's that Team Navajo Nation has dominated team roping.
Monday morning's production meeting at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo was business as usual for the most part.
Tuesday's WNFR event schedule
Saddle bronc rider Cody "Hot Sauce" DeMoss continues to live on the edge at the National Finals Rodeo in his bid for his first world title after an event-record five second-place finishes.
If the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association could've picked the person to win the largest National Finals Rodeo round-money check ever written, Clayton Foltyn wouldn't have been a bad choice.
Scenes from the NFR's fourth go-round at the Thomas & Mack Center on Sunday.