The Dallas Texans folded in 1952.
The Lone Stars NFL team is known as the Houston Texans.
The Chiefs became a team when the AFL was formed and started out as the Dallas Texans.
Dallas Texans in 1952. The owner of the New York Yanks sold the team back to the NFL after the 1951 season. Giles Miller, a Dallas businessman and millionaire, bought the rights to the team and relocated them to Dallas and renamed them the Texans. Poor play meant small crowds and the Texans soon were in financial difficulty. After seven consecutive losses and the inability to meet their payroll, Miller returned the team to the NFL who ran it for the final five games of the season.
Texas actually has two teams. They are the Dallas Cowboys and the Houston Texans
The original NFL team in Dallas was the Dallas Texans who played one season, that being 1952. The Texans went 1-11 and had poor fan support, so much so that the owner, Texas millionaire Giles Miller, returned the team to the NFL towards the end of the season and the team played their final 'home' games in Akron, Ohio. After the 1952 season, the NFL awarded the Texans to Carroll Rosenbloom who used the roster to create the Baltimore Colts, who began play in the NFL in 1953.
It is a throwback to the team's origins as the Dallas Texans. Notice the State of Texas on their helmets.
Are you thinking of the football expansion? Dallas has had two football teams. In 1952 the Dallas Texans, which later became the Kansas City Chiefs. In 1960 the Dallas Cowboys came to being. The Dallas Texans of 1952 are the Indianapolis Colts of today. After the one season (1952) the NFL awarded the team to a group of Baltimore businessmen headed by Carroll Rosenbloom. The franchise moved operations to Baltimore and became known as the Colts. The charter member of the American Football League named the Dallas Texans moved operations to Kansas City for the 1963 season. The Cowboys began play in the NFL in 1960.
There have been two professional football teams that started in Dallas in the last 50 or so years. The Dallas Texans, an AFL franchise that moved to Kansas City and became the Kansas City Chiefs. The other team was the Dallas Cowboys. The Cowboys were an expansion team in 1960 for the NFL.
No, because they don't have a san antonio football team , so it wouldn't have originated from S.A, but you can argue about basketball since they do have a basketball team with Dallas, and even Houston.