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Chalkboard of haiku, number 54.

Photo in the chalkboard : Thomas W. Parker (Tom Parker) 1907-1976.
Description : Grade school boys playing touch football during the recess play period. Amache, Colorado, 1942.  8 more words


American football abroad: Europe’s increasing fondness of the gridiron

The NFL may be watched “only” in the U.S. or Canada and could even be understood only by North Americans. However, it’s fast gaining traction in other countries as well. 249 more words

From 4ths footy to the NFL's door

Melbourne Super-boot, Daniel Pasquariello is a long way from home.

The idyllic surrounds of Pennsylvania are very distant from the eastern suburbs of Melbourne. The transition from Aussie-rules fullback in a schools 4th squad to Division 1 College Football is also an understated adjustment. 310 more words

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Minnesota Vikings - Welcome Players and Fans!

One of the best parts of Mankato summers is when the Minnesota Vikings come to town!  The city is buzzing with excitement with the rush of fans flooding in, local businesses are booming with the flux of traffic, as many stop into local stores & restaurants while enjoying their visit to watch the Vikes Training camp.  29 more words


The American Dream Lives On

The NBA Global Games are returning to London in 2016, with the O2 set to host the Toronto Raptors and the Orlando Magic on January 14th. 594 more words


American Football in Cuba: A Brief Introduction

By Michael T. Wood, Guest Contributor

On 20 July 2015, the United States and Cuba reopened their embassies in Havana and Washington, D.C. This occasion represents another important step in the normalization of U.S.-Cuban relations, and continues a policy shift that began in December 2014. 2,202 more words


My NFL Predictions for the 2015 Season Part 1

Hello World,

This is my first blog about the crazy, unpredictable nature of the NFL. Firstly let’s start with the teams who’s expectations may be high but I believe will fall to the lower depths of the NFL. 1,121 more words