Football

ESPN suspends Jemele Hill over tweets urging Dallas Cowboys boycott

ESPN suspends Jemele Hill over tweets urging Dallas Cowboys boycott

on October 10, 2017, 7:51 AM / in Football

Good Two weeks without here…. yet others were fired for doing the same. This part we don’t quite understand…. when there are plenty of talented men and women who are not so racially motivated waiting in the wings do you continue to maintain a group of racists. ESPN on Monday suspended SportsCenter co-host Jemele Hill for two weeks for what […]

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NFL protests grow in backlash against Trump comments

on September 25, 2017, 8:39 AM / in Football, National News

Since we don’t watch the games anyway, we have better things to do in our life, it makes little difference to us what the players do or don’t do. While most of these players have experienced little in life other than sports, their opinion means very little. Protests of racial injustice by NFL players spread on Sunday in defiance of […]

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The Steelers Sit out the Anthem except for Former Vet

The Steelers Sit out the Anthem except for Former Vet

on September 25, 2017, 8:22 AM / in Football

by Peter Hanson  /  The Daily Caller Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin indicated Sunday night that he did not want offensive tackle Alejandro Villanueva to stand for the national anthem, instead of sitting it out with the rest of his teammates. Villanueva, a former Army Ranger who served three tours in Afghanistan, was the only Steelers player to stand for […]

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Ravens And Jaguars Kneel For US Anthem In London

on September 25, 2017, 7:32 AM / in Football

By AMBER ATHEY   /  Daily Caller A large swath of players and coaches for the Baltimore Ravens and Jacksonville Jaguars linked arms and kneeled for the U.S. national anthem during a matchup in London, England on Sunday. The Ravens-Jaguars game took place at Wembley Arena in London, and while the players either knelt or locked arms during The Star Spangled […]

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How Josh Rosen and UCLA delivered one of the greatest comebacks ever

How Josh Rosen and UCLA delivered one of the greatest comebacks ever

on September 4, 2017, 6:59 AM / in Football

By JILL COLVIN and CATHERINE LUCEY  /  AP PASADENA, Calif. – With the clock ticking under 50 seconds and UCLA out of time outs, Josh Rosen rushed to the line of scrimmage and took a quick snap. He took a sudden step back, raised his right elbow to spike the ball into the ground and jerked his body back upright. Texas […]

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Muth’s Truths for Today

Muth’s Truths for Today

on August 14, 2017, 9:59 AM / in Football, National News, Opinion

The bias in the media against President Donald Trump is often very subtle, but unmistakable.  For example, consider this blurb yesterday from an article by Julie Bykowicz and Erica Werner of the Associated Press… “Trump launched a barrage of criticism at (Senate Majority Leader Mitch) McConnell over the collapse of the seven-year GOP campaign to repeal and replace Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act…” Except…that’s not what happened. […]

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Football fans accuse Miami Dolphins of being racist after they choose not to sign Colin Kaepernick

Football fans accuse Miami Dolphins of being racist after they choose not to sign Colin Kaepernick

on August 7, 2017, 6:51 AM / in Football

By Chris Enloe  /   The Blaze The Miami Dolphins took some heat over the weekend after they announced they were signing a seasoned quarterback to replace their injured starter instead of controversial QB Colin Kaepernick. The Miami football franchise announced Sunday they had signed 34-year-old Jay Cutler to a one year contract to replace injured franchise quarterback Ryan Tannehill. The move […]

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NFL team owners approve Raiders’ move to Las Vegas

on March 28, 2017, 7:53 AM / in Football

NFL team owners on Monday voted 31-1 to approve the Oakland Raiders’ request to move to Las Vegas by the 2020 season. The team plans to play in a new 65,000-seat stadium in Las Vegas. The Raiders will stay in Oakland for the 2017 season, and possibly for the 2018 season, too. They might share Levi’s Stadium with the San […]

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John Lynch: Kaepernick deal with new team “fell through”

John Lynch: Kaepernick deal with new team “fell through”

on March 18, 2017, 8:02 AM / in Football

Posted by Mike Florio Four years ago, some (well, at least one) were declaring Colin Kaepernick to potentially be one of the greatest quarterbacks of all time. Now, he’s still looking for a new job. New 49ers G.M. John Lynch tells KNBR that Kaepernick recently came close to getting one. “I don’t know what happened to that market,” Lynch said, via […]

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Tom Brady leads biggest comeback, Patriots win Super Bowl 34-28 in OT

Tom Brady leads biggest comeback, Patriots win Super Bowl 34-28 in OT

on February 6, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Football

HOUSTON (AP) — Tom Brady led one of the greatest comebacks in sports history highlighted by an unbelievable Julian Edelman catch that helped lift New England from a 25-point hole against the Atlanta Falcons to the Patriots’ fifth Super Bowl victory, the first ever in overtime. The Patriots scored 19 points in the final quarter, including a pair of 2-point […]

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Teen prostitution targeted at Super Bowl

Teen prostitution targeted at Super Bowl

on February 4, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Football, National News

A Washington group that fights sex trafficking is tackling teen prostitution at Super Bowl LI in Houston with a new campaign targeting guys who flock to big events like last year’s NFL championship, which had 428 sex arrests. The National Center on Sexual Exploitation has teamed with 24 partners to stop the exploitation. “This kind of activity happens at the […]

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Patriots and Falcons advance to Super Bowl

Patriots and Falcons advance to Super Bowl

on January 23, 2017, 7:36 AM / in Football

The New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons won their respective NFL conference championships on Sunday to advance to the Super Bowl. The Patriots’ offense, led by quarterback Tom Brady, sealed their 36-17 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers with three touchdown passes. The Falcons crushed the Green Bay Packers 44-21. Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan passed for 392 yards and 4 […]

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Clemson beats Alabama to win college football national championship

Clemson beats Alabama to win college football national championship

on January 10, 2017, 7:07 AM / in Football

The Clemson Tigers narrowly defeated the Alabama Crimson Tide, 35-31, on Monday night to win the 2017 College Football Playoff National Championship. Clemson (14-1) sealed its come-from-behind upset with quarterback Deshaun Watson’s 2-yard touchdown pass to Hunter Renfrow with 1 second remaining, after a surprise onside kick. It is Clemson’s first national title since 1981. Alabama (14-1) was trying to […]

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Football fans boo Castro supporters

Football fans boo Castro supporters

on November 28, 2016, 7:01 AM / in Football, National News

By JEREMY LOTT  /  Washington Examiner What does a player for the San Francisco 49ers and the prime minister of Canada have in common? They were both loudly booed by football fans Sunday for their nice words for late Cuban strongman Fidel Castro. In Miami Sunday, 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick started versus the Miami Dolphins. Two days before the game, […]

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Colin Kaepernick Contract Changed… Time to Look for a New Job!

Colin Kaepernick Contract Changed… Time to Look for a New Job!

on November 23, 2016, 8:01 AM / in Football

Special thanks to Thomas…. We predicted this earlier. Things haven’t gone well for San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick since his ill-advised national anthem protests that sparked nationwide backlash. In October, the controversial athlete reportedly signed a revised deal with the NFL team that effectively deleted the last three years of his contract — 2018 through 2020 — which could make him […]

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Week 9: Everything You Need to Know for #GameDay

Week 9: Everything You Need to Know for #GameDay

on October 29, 2016, 6:07 AM / in Football, Opinion

Come on this is What You Were Really Waiting For By Resurgent Insider  /  The Resurgent The Resurgent’s team of Philip Swicegood, Josh Hammer, and Dave Scharoun will be releasing its own NCAA football poll throughout the season, along with running commentary about each week’s highlights. Here are our rankings and preview for Week 9. 1. Alabama (Last week: def. Texas A&M 33-14) (This week: […]

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Quarterback Throws Parties Too

Quarterback Throws Parties Too

on October 18, 2016, 6:00 AM / in Football, National News, Opinion

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton is being sued for throwing parties in a California mansion he was renting. According to news sources, Newton leased the $11 million mansion for 61 days at the cost of $123,000. The lease precluded Newton from hosting parties, smoking, or having more than eight people in the mansion at a time. After the housekeeper reported […]

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NFL protests grow as more players kneel during anthem

NFL protests grow as more players kneel during anthem

on September 12, 2016, 7:34 AM / in Football, National News

Sheep running off the cliff Protest gestures at National Football League games spread on Sunday, with Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters raising his fist during the national anthem before a game against the San Diego Chargers. Other Chiefs players locked their arms. The Seattle Seahawks also locked their arms during the Star-Spangled Banner. Four Miami Dolphins players took to […]

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White 49ers quarterback wins starting job over Kaepernick, charges of racism fly

on September 7, 2016, 6:12 AM / in Football, National News, Opinion

by Howard Portnoy  /  Liberty Unyielding That sound you hear is the other shoe dropping. It was inevitable that it would. Long before he decided that America’s national anthem was racist and that he would therefore remain seated during its ritual game-opening performance, quarterback Colin Kaepernick must have known his fate as a QB with the San Francisco 49ers was […]

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Kaepernick Makes The News Again

on August 30, 2016, 7:15 AM / in Football, National News

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — From the White House to San Francisco police union headquarters, Colin Kaepernick‘s name came up Monday as his decision to sit down during the national anthem reached far beyond football. And many aren’t thrilled with the 49ers quarterback’s strong words about why he is doing it: To instigate change and challenge authority when it comes to […]

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