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NFL News and Notes - April 20, 2010

NFL News and Notes - April 20, 2010

Wake Forest cornerback Brandon Ghee could draw the interest of the Carolina Panthers, writes Charles Chandler of the Charlotte Observer, though...

NFL News and Notes - April 19, 2010

NFL News and Notes - April 19, 2010

To those of you in Massachusetts, Happy Patriot's Day!

Patriots Deny Portion of Draft Board Story

Patriots Deny Portion of Draft Board Story

The official Twitter page of the New England Patriots denied a portion of Jeff Legwold's Denver Post article on the "short board" draft approach...

NFL News and Notes - April 11, 2010

NFL News and Notes - April 11, 2010

A Sunday morning spin before what should be an exciting finish to The Masters.

Sobering Realities Regarding Head Injuries

Sobering Realities Regarding Head Injuries

When I was in Cleveland last week, my sister and I agreed that one of the best things about football is the physicality of the game.  There’s just nothing quite like the sound of pads colliding, that pop that rings out as a player tries to impose his will on an opponent.  No one can dispute that Atari Bigby’s punishing hits on Seattle’s receivers were highlights in the 2007 divisional playoff game.  They were thrilling, and we watched them again and again.  But reality sinks in when, in extolling the rush that comes with a particularly hard hit, we have to add a caveat: “so long as it’s clean and no one gets hurt.”

Tim Smith/NY Daily News Lose The Plot

Tim Smith/NY Daily News Lose The Plot

I find it more than a little hilarious that on the same page where the Daily News runs a column extolling the virtues of non-discriminatory practices in a professional organization, the paper/website has no problem running a picture of a professional model with a caption reducing her to little more than a trophy.

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"The Bears still suck!"
"A school without football is in danger of deteriorating into a medieval study hall. "
"I firmly believe that any man’s finest hour, the greatest fulfillment of all that he holds dear, is that moment when he has worked his heart out in a good cause and lies exhausted on the field of battle – victorious."