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Gender & the NFL

Did you know that there aren’t specific rules regarding women playing in the NFl? Picture from the movie The Longshots (Aceshowbiz.com.) 231 more words

Chicago-Area Doctor Helps 3 Runners Break Records By Using Math

CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago’s running season opens Sunday with the Shamrock Shuffle and unofficially ends in October with the Chicago Marathon.

In between, in Italy, the year’s most interesting race will take place. 883 more words

News

The Politics of Sports in Trump’s America

By Andrew McGregor

“One lesson to be learned in reaching an age where you are both a viable politician and a washed-up lineman is that past glories are not negotiable in the open market,” then Vice-President Gerald Ford wrote in… 2,104 more words

Current Events

Is Gluten Bad for Athletes?

There is a lot of controversy surrounding gluten and for good reasons. Some studies have been made but no major one involving athletes and gluten consumption. 818 more words

Nourish Your Body

Now Please Remain Seated for the National Anthem?

We’ve all heard the sport announcer say “Now please rise for the playing of our national anthem”. The national anthem, the song of our country, is played before every sport match or event across the country, no matter if it’s a high school basketball game being played in a tiny Nebraska town or an NFL football game being played in the big city of Seattle. 301 more words

Sport Controversies

Raiders Move to Vegas

The former Oakland Raiders will become the Las Vegas Raiders after a 31-1 vote. Picture from the NYTimes website. 186 more words

The Greatest Good of the Final Four

It’s down to four! The NCAA Men’s Tournament final four teams will play this weekend and like everyone else, I’m excited about it. For me, it’s not just the fact that I really enjoy the sheer talent of the athletes and excitement of the games, I also relish the opportunity to get to know these teams better … The things they do outside of this sport that impacts their communities and beyond. 365 more words

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