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NFL draft Under the Microscope: Pittsburgh QB Tom Savage
Leading up to the NFL draft on May 8-10, Shutdown Corner will examine some of the most interesting prospects in the class, breaking down their strengths and weaknesses.
Clemson University's Football Accused Of 'Christian Worship' By Atheist Group
Clemson University's football team may be ranked in the top 10 for college teams, but it's on the defensive now from accusations saying it is steeped in "Christian worship." The Freedom from Religion Foundation (FFRF), a Wisconsin-based atheist ...
This Week in Sports Betting, A-Z
A. Atlanta. Atlanta sports franchises rarely win championships, but Falcons’ owner Arthur Blank sure isn’t giving up. Blank and Major League Soccer are expected to announce on Wednesday that Atlanta will be the home of the MLS’ 22 nd franchise.
Football: Teams invited to take part in Sentinel Girls' Festival
A GIRLS' football tournament is being tipped to go from strength to strength as organisers prepare for its third year.The Sentinel Girls' Festival of Football returns on May 10 to Stone Dominoes where around 350 supporters watched last year's finals.Finals day was dominated by Stoke Town Ladies as both their under-10s and under-12s teams clinched their respective titles.That wrapped up a superb ...
Sports betting perks up otherwise dismal French online gambling market
France’s online sports betting market reported a 25% increase in turnover in Q1 2014, but the vertical was the lone bright spot in an otherwise dismal market. French gaming regulator ARJEL revealed that sports betting revenue rose 22% to €54m, largely ...
The Best Bet on Sports Baseball Handicapping Site Announces 67% Winners with Over 150 Baseball Picks Profiting Clients
LAS VEGAS, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Best Bet on Sports, America's leading website for baseball handicapping picks , is proud to announce the latest statistics on the baseball success of its membership. ...
NFL roundup: Chad Johnson catches on in CFL
Chad Johnson is headed across the border to resume his football career. The former NFL wide receiver signed a contract on Thursday with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League after working out for the team in Florida earlier this week.
NFL again ranks as most popular sport in U.S.
The NFL still reigns supreme when it comes to American sports. In a recent survey taken by the Harris Poll, the National Football League ranked as the favorite sport of fans, claiming 35 percent of all votes . The run at the top isn’t exactly new for the NFL either as this marks the 30th consecutive year that professional football has taken the top spot.
How the Arena Football League Made a Comeback: An Insider's Perspective
Football is the most popular sport in the U.S., and it's not just the NFL that's taking advantage. America's other major pro football venture, the Arena Football League, has made quite a comeback. I recently spoke with an AFL insider to discover how it ...
Football fans 'experience more stress' than players
Die-hard football fans may experience more stress on their hearts at key moments than players, an experiment has found
Cerabino: FAU football team’s sacrifice deserves compensation
The football team at Florida Atlantic University ought to consider forming a union. A recent ruling by the National Labor Relations Board found that football players admitted on sports scholarships at Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill.