Tag Archive: ESPN

Jul 24

Who’s left? Exploring the remaining free agents

Quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick is playing golf. Without a contract, he’s not going to training camp this week. Fitzpatrick hasn’t said much about his situation, and the Jets basically issued a gag order six weeks ago. So, we’ll see what happens with camp starting and teams across the league getting back to work. http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/category/rumor-mill/

Jul 19

U.S. will have its most female Olympians ever in Rio

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The U.S. Olympic team of 555 qualified athletes includes a record 292 women after the last sports announced their rosters Monday, which is more women than have competed for any nation at a single Olympics, according to Olympic historians. The previous record for female competitors was 289 by China at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, according to …

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Jul 19

Nakumura suing insurer after suffering career-ending concussion

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Former Panthers and Ravens safety Haruki Nakamura has filed a lawsuit against Lloyd’s of London seeking $3 million in damages after a concussion suffered in a 2013 preseason game ended his NFL career. The suit says that Nakamura can no longer play football and has also been unable to return to any kind of employment. …

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Jul 19

Santana Moss: Mark Brunell was my best QB in a decade in Washington

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Here’s how bad the quarterback situation in Washington was during Santana Moss’s 10 seasons with the team: He says a past-his-prime Mark Brunell was the best quarterback he played with. Moss, a wide receiver who played in Washington from 2005 to 2014, said on CSN Mid Atlantic that Brunell was his best quarterback. http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/category/rumor-mill/

Jul 18

Australians in the NBA: can they help the Boomers perform well at the Olympics?

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Without a doubt, basketball is growing in Australia and it is only a matter of time before it blossoms into one of the country’s most popular sports. In fact, there are now a number of Aussies who feature in the NBA – a statistic that confirms just how big it’s becoming Down Under. The Boomers announced their …

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Jul 09

Early Vegas Odds for the 2017 NFL Season – What the Bookies Think

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The NFL season begins in September, but that doesn’t mean that people aren’t excited even before the season begins. Last year we witnessed a great jubilee as the Super Bowl L and this year’s Super Bowl LI will be played at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas on February 5. The good thing is that nowadays …

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Jul 07

The Sports Bank.net: Mike Ditka Finally Stops Endorsing a Product: the GOP

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Chicago and NFL icon Mike Ditka has long been a product pitchman first and everything else second. The 1985 Chicago Bears season was 31 years ago; his shtick on ESPN (and every other outlet giving him a platform) has been a de facto cartoon for a very long time already. It’s been awhile since Mike …

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Jul 05

BTB: Don’t Call It A Comeback: Ranking Tony Romo’s Fourth Quarter Masterpieces (#19)

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Over the next several weeks before training camp, let’s look back at the glorious comebacks engineered by quarterback Tony Romo. 2012 was the year of fourth-quarter scares as Cowboys are lucky to escape Carolina. [In the ten seasons that Tony Romo has been the starting quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys, he’s engineered some great fourth-quarter …

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Jul 05

The Landry Hat: Early predictions for the Dallas Cowboys 2016 season

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We take a look at the Dallas Cowboys upcoming season and break down some early predictions for the team. The agony of mid-offseason football deprivation is upon us all. The Dallas Cowboys still have a few weeks to go until they make their way to Oxnard to begin training camp and the lull in football …

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Jun 23

The Landry Hat: What is the Dallas Cowboys biggest offensive weakness?

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We run down the Dallas Cowboys current roster and try to predict which positional group possesses the biggest offensive weakness going into the regular season. Identifying your weaknesses as a football team and addressing them is what the offseason is all about. Once a franchise identifies it’s flaws, the front office uses free agency, trades …

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