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  • Call it like it is
    To look or not look for fouls, that should be the question for Tampa's officials
    It has been the contention among veteran referees and current and old literature on the matter concerning fouls between players and player violations in any sports game that the referees should never look for fouls or violations. That if anything,...
  • Michael Oher knows Resilience
    Oher knows about second chances: Now he has a third as a Carolina Panther
    In 1994, when 7-year-old Michael Oher was in the second grade, he and his brother Carlos were put in foster care because his mother would often leave her children alone for days to use drugs. Now in 2015, Michael Oher, NFL offensive tackle, has...
  • Patriots place franchise tag on Pro Bowl kicker Stephen Gostkowski
    Patriots place franchise tag on Pro Bowl kicker Stephen Gostkowski
    The New England Patriots were one of many teams to place franchise tags on players as the deadline approached on Monday. In a move that many fans found surprising, the Patriots decided to use the tag on kicker Stephen Gostkowski and not safety...
  • Nevada
    Wolf Pack, Davis to open football season Sept. 3
    The Nevada Wolf Pack will open its 2015 football season at Mackay Stadium on Sept. 3 against UC Davis.The Mountain West football released its football schedule on Monday. The Wolf Pack, which finished 7-6 a year ago, will open its season with two...
  • The power of faith and family in 'When the Game Stands Tall'
    The power of faith and family in 'When the Game Stands Tall'
    How do you hold onto hope when everything you believe in is destroyed?Inspired by a remarkable true story, “When the Game Stands Tall” is about a team of football players from De La Salle high school who are renowned for their 151 game...
  • Rob Gronkowski offers fans a chance to hang on ‘the Gronk Party Bus’
    Rob Gronkowski offers fans a chance to hang out on ‘the Gronk Party Bus’
    New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has been on a high since the team defeated the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX. The big tight end has made appearances on talk shows, showed off his dance moves at the team’s victory parade...
  • College Football Hall of Fame
    Head Downtown for a Duo of “New to Atlanta” Destinations
    College Football Hall of Fame and National Center for Civil and Human RightsHaving both just debuted in the Summer of 2014, Atlanta visitors and staycationers may not have had an opportunity to be introduced to this duo of delightful “new to...
  • 805 Million Names – Zlatan Ibrahimović
    Football star uses tattoos to raise awareness of hunger
    Sawsan is 13-years-old from Syria. She loves soccer. Yaae is a 28-year-old mother of four from South Sudan. Antoine is a 75-year-old singer from the Central African Republic. These are three of the world's 805 million hungry people.Their names...
  • Greg Hardy charges dismissed
    NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell cannot mishandle the Greg Hardy situation
    With the excitement of Super Bowl XLIX still fresh in the minds of all who watched and played, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell could soon be facing a situation which will be as heavily scrutinized as Pete Carroll's last playcall in the big game...
  • NFL legends hangout with fans
    NFL legends hangout with fans
    Football fans have an opportunity to ‘greet, meet and eat’ with NFL favorites Emmitt Smith or Jerry Rice. Winners of The PedFed Promise Card Challenge can win a trip for two to Dallas, to hang out with Emmit Smith, or a trip for two to...
  • The Tennessee Titans part ways with Michael Oher
    Tennessee Titans release "blind side" player Michael Oher
    Michael Oher will no longer be protecting the blind side of any Tennessee Titans quarterbacks next season. Earlier today, NFL.com reported the Titans have released Oher. He became known for his gritty life story that made it to Hollywood’s...
  • Surrounded by his family, coaches, principal, teammates and friends, Lynwood High student Vincent White on Feb. 4 committed to an athletic scholarship at UC Davis.
    Lynwood High football player commits to UC Davis
    In front of his football coaches, teammates, family members, principal and more than 100 fellow students, Vincent White, on Feb. 4 - National Signing Day - officially committed to UC Davis, where he will attend this fall on a full athletic...
  • Football on field
    Menlo College drops football program
    Menlo College, located in Atherton, announced Sunday it is dropping its 29-year-old football program. Menlo College competed as a National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) independent. Since 2004, Menlo College has been the only non...
  • Football + Fashion = Super Bowl Fashion Week Family Reunion
    A quick guide to the Super Bowl, Fashion Week & the Football-Fashion Family Tree
    Watching the Super Bowl surrounded by clippings for a Fashion Week mood board turned out to be a recipe for an unlikely epiphany. Fashion & football are related! Chaotic dressing rooms, coveted seats, celebrity sightings and September/February...
  •  Carnival Corp's Super Bowl ad makes waves(Video)
    Carnival Corp's Super Bowl ad makes waves(Video)
    Your National Cruise Examiner just couldn't get behind the meaning of Carnival Corporation's Super Bowl ad. Sure it portrayed the wonders of cruising on their various brands but what in the world did the Kennedy family have to do with it?...