Deion Sanders gets custody of his 2 sons

A Texas jury has awarded Pro Football Hall of Famer Deion

Sanders primary custody of his two sons pending his divorce.

The Collin County jury also decided that the couple will have

joint custody of their daughter. The children range from age 9 to


Sanders, now an NFL Network analyst, fought his wife, Pilar, for

full custody of their three children after sharing custody on

alternate weeks. An April scuffle led to an exchange of assault

allegations, but a judge ruled neither had committed domestic


The verdicts came Tuesday after about 2 1/2 hours’ deliberation

following a weeklong hearing in a state district courtroom in