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Texas officer who killed unarmed 19-year-old Christian Taylor is fired

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — A police officer who killed an unarmed college football player during a suspected burglary at a Texas car dealership was fired Tuesday for making mistakes that the city’s police chief said caused a deadly confrontation that put him and other officers in danger. 449 more words


Defense asks for new venue in police shooting of unarmed man

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Attorneys for a former North Carolina police officer accused of fatally shooting an unarmed former college football player want his trial held in another county. 243 more words

National News

College football freshman Jakell Mitchell shot and killed

AUBURN, Alabama (AP) — Auburn freshman football player Jakell Lenard Mitchell was shot and killed Sunday morning at an apartment complex near the Auburn University campus, police and news reports said. 183 more words


Why Michael Sam's Big Gay Kiss Won't Be Forgotton

History was made on Saturday when Michael Sam, a college football player who, in February, came out publicly as a gay man, became the first openly gay man to be drafted into the NFL.   246 more words

Entertainment + Celebrities

University of New Mexico Running Back Arrested For Rape

University of New Mexico running back Crusoe Gongbay has been arrested on suspicion of rape in Albuquerque .

Officials in Albuquerque say a woman contacted authorities around 3AM on April 13th claiming she had been raped by the 20 year old football star. 109 more words

HBCU Sports

It's Sad Things Like This Happen

So the big game is over.  One team has won and another has lost.  One player became a hero, the other deemed the goat.

So it’s time we all move on right? 341 more words

Spiritual Observations

Teams over one player

To change things up on this blog and get away from the politics of a government shutdown, I’m going to write about college football. Jadeveon Clowney… 260 more words