Paul Banks

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Name: Paul Banks
Date registered: March 26, 2010
URL: http://sportsjabber

Latest posts

  1. The Sports Bank.net: Latest updates on the Baltimore Ravens — July 22, 2014
  2. The Sports Bank.net: Jaws coming to life off Cape Cod, Summer of sharks II — July 22, 2014
  3. The Sports Bank.net: Cleveland Browns Training Camp, Season Preview — July 12, 2014
  4. The Sports Bank.net: Mark Emmert makes desperate attempt to preserve NCAA model — July 10, 2014
  5. The Sports Bank.net: Manchester United kit deal: Adidas replacing Nike — July 8, 2014

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Jul 22

The Sports Bank.net: Latest updates on the Baltimore Ravens

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The Baltimore Ravens rode Joe Flacco’s big arm and a strong defense led by the retiring and inspiring Ray Lewis to a magical Super Bowl victory over the San Francisco 49ers. That was the 2012-2013 season. The 2013-2014 season was much different. Gone were future Hall-of-Famers Lewis and Ed Reed. Also gone was Flacco’s favorite …

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Jul 22

The Sports Bank.net: Jaws coming to life off Cape Cod, Summer of sharks II

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2001 was deemed summer of sharks; at least according to Time magazine. I know, younger readers are like “what’s a magazine?” There were four or five shark attacks that year which got a lot of press. That’s still very very low, and the percentage of sharks that have been know to attack man is miniscule. …

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Jul 12

The Sports Bank.net: Cleveland Browns Training Camp, Season Preview

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With the NFL, there’s always a demand for discussion. In America, the NFL slaughters everything, while all other leagues are merely a niche sport. Even*college football, which clearly comes in second, is a very distant second. Anyway, let’s get this party started. We continue the never too early season preview series with the Cleveland Browns. …

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Jul 10

The Sports Bank.net: Mark Emmert makes desperate attempt to preserve NCAA model

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NCAA President Mark Emmert said yesterday thatr college athletes should receive “scholarships for life.” Emmert also told a United States Senate panel that scholarships should also cover the full cost of attending college, not just the basic needs. Well, it’s the correct thing to do. He’s finally showing movement, albeit very slowly, in the right …

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Jul 08

The Sports Bank.net: Manchester United kit deal: Adidas replacing Nike

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It was previously thought that Manchester United were close to agreeing on a major deal with German sportswear manufacturers Adidas. The agreement to manufacture the Manchester United kit was potentially a world record £60 million per year. The Daily Mail said on May 7th*that Adidas is “in pole position to clinch a world record kit …

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Jul 05

The Sports Bank.net: Tampa Bay Buccaneers Season Preview: never too early

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With the NFL, there’s always a demand for discussion, even in June. You’ll notice I never complain about page views for content surrounding any NFL team. Teams in all the other leagues, yes I do whine about that. But in America the NFL slaughters everything, with*college football*a distant number two. And all other sports fall …

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Jul 02

The Sports Bank.net: NBA Free Agency Recap (7/2/14): Irving, Gortat re-sign

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The calendar flipped to July and the NBA free agency period began. *All eyes are on the prized possessions like LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony, and seeing what happens with the Big 3 in Miami. *Teams cannot officially sign players until July 10th but contracts can be negotiated and agreed upon until then. *Here’s a …

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Jul 01

The Sports Bank.net: People angry that Chicago Pride Parade meant no Cubs game

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The Cubs and Nationals had no game on Sunday. This was due to the annual Pride Parade taking place near Wrigleyville and all the serious traffic and logistical issues that the event has always created, it was announced in February—again, in February—that the teams would play a scheduled doubleheader Saturday and enjoy an off day …

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Jul 01

The Sports Bank.net: Wayne Rooney openly cheering for USA in World Cup

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The face of England’s national team, and their most popular club team, Manchester United, voiced his support for the United States on Twitter today. Wayne Rooney expressed his U.S.A. cheerleading through his official Twitter page shortly after the U.S. kicked off their knockout round game versus Belgium: Have to admit I’m a USA fan today …

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Jun 29

The Sports Bank.net: Miami Heat completely clear their roster, is Pat Riley worried?

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Miami Heat forwards Chris Bosh and Udonis Haslem joined guard Dwyane Wade in opting out of their contracts, leaving Norris Cole as the only player the team has under contract heading into the 2014 free agency period. Cole is scheduled to make $2,038,206*this season, and Shabazz Napier – who the Heat acquired in a draft-night …

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