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NFL Predictions 2017: Week 5

I seem to have finally hit my stride. Not everything went right, but now I have a better feel about all the teams. In total I was 11-5 picking winners (38-25 overall) 9-6-1 against the spread (32-29-2 overall) and 8-8 on the over/under (32-30-1 overall). 4,155 more words

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NFL Predictions 2017: Week 4

Well, the blood bath that for me usually comes in the first two weeks showed up in the third week. Surprise! First I should just aggregate the damage of a truly dismal, shocking week of results. 3,622 more words

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The "Building" Hypocrisy

It’s a challenge every day for me to keep my mouth shut. Now that football season is upon us, everyone has an opinion about unity and respect.  672 more words

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Why I'm Done With Football

Hello all. It’s been a long time since I’ve written anything on here—almost a year, in fact, since I begged my few readers not to vote for Donald Trump. 1,602 more words

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The Power of Domestic Violence and First Impressions in Football

Imagine two scenarios: a defensive coordinator ran a bounty scandal that intended to injure certain players during a Super Bowl run, and a college football head coach looked the other way as his team became caught in one of the biggest sexual assault scandals in college sports, arguably behind what happened at Penn State.   530 more words

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NFL, Goodell Close to Massive Contract Extension

In August of 2006, it became worldwide news that Roger Goodell would be named as the new commissioner of the NFL. This was due to the retirement of Paul Tagliabue. 503 more words

Fantasy Football Running Back Sleepers: Focus on Teams With Rookie Running Backs

Nailing a later round running back in fantasy football can propel you to a championship. It’s also really hard to do, and each year may provide only a handful of opportunities. 1,486 more words

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