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Football

NFL Season Opener: What is the Fail Mary?

September 4, 2014

Football starts TONIGHT. Trust me, you need to know this. To get you ready, you also need to know about the “Fail Mary”. Essentially it was a long pass (a bomb) made by Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson. It was aimed at a group of players standing in the end zone – Green Bay Packers…

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NFL enacts New Measures to Deal with Domestic Violence

August 29, 2014

The biggest news of the day yesterday came with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s commitment to new rules surrounding domestic violence. Players will now be suspended for six games (one third of the season) for their first offense and a lifetime ban for their 2nd offence. There is a lot of controversy surrounding football culture and…

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The Art of Football: Steve Jackson shows his artistic side

August 19, 2014

One NFLer has been making waves in the pop culture headlines these days, succeeding not only as a professional athlete but also as a professional artist! One of the most well known players in the league, Atlanta Falcons RB (running back) Steven Jackson, is bringing in two paychecks lately as he sells more than half…

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Who is Johnny Football? And what’s with his Middle Finger?

August 19, 2014

It’s football pre-season. It’s time for coaches to assess their teams and who will be sitting on the bench come Week One of the NFL season. Johnny Manziel (nicknamed Johnny Football) who won the Heisman Trophy in 2012 (awarded to the most outstanding college football player that year) is coming up short and may not…

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Redskins Name Controversy

June 23, 2014

U.S. Patent & Trademark Office Rescinds Redskins Trademark This past week the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office rescinded federal trademark protection for the Redskins. Washington’s football team had the name for over 80 years but it was taken away for “disparaging Native Americans.” For a title to be disparaging, a substantial amount of Native Americans…

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