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  • Steelers explode against Colts
    NFL week nine predictions
    Last week was mediocre (for me) after posting eleven correct picks over the last few weeks. This week my record was 9-6 which puts the season record to 77-44 or a 63.6% correct pick rate. Head to head against the NFL ESPN experts that record is as...
  • Golden Tate
    Detroit Lions undefeated in London after last second field goal
    By the time most Lions fans were sitting down for lunch, or if they lived in other parts of the country perhaps breakfast, we were going to know where the Lions sat at the halfway point of the season. They were playing in London, taking on the...
  • Rookie Dri Archer Pittsburgh Steelers running back
    Pittsburgh Steelers coordinators talk about expectations, Colts in week eight
    The Pittsburgh Steelers will host the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday. Pittsburgh and Indianapolis are both coming off of wins in week seven, but their meeting at Heinz Field will be a true battle for NFL supremacy. Indianapolis has won five games in...
  • Central Bucks West hazing: Waterboarding high school players? No football season
    Central Bucks West hazing: Waterboarding, inappropriate player touching reported
    A hazing incident at Central Bucks West high school in Pennsylvania has resulted in the remainder of the football season being put on hiatus. Disturbing claims of teen players getting waterboarded and touched inappropriately by older students are...
  • Faith and football in ‘23 Blast’
    Faith and football in ‘23 Blast’
    Opening in a limited Kansas City release, a new movie about tragedy and triumph emerges. “23 Blast” tells the heroic story, based on actual circumstance, of a high school football player who loses his sight and his sense of identity...
  • NFL team waits until player arrives in London before releasing him
    NFL team waits until player arrives in London before releasing him
    The NFL is considered one of America’s greatest sports leagues. It’s also known to also be just as ruthless. For instance, the Detroit Lions arrived in London on Monday to prepare for the Atlanta Falcons. The flight from Detroit to...
  • 23 Blast, vision comes from within
    23 Blast, friendship and determination beyond the gridiron
    In some communities, football is life. Starting at a young age, the boys of fall form a bond that cannot be unbroken. Even when tragedy strikes, the connection formed on the football field can outlast any tragedy. The movie, 23 Blast, epitomizes...
  • Washington Redskins: Team name violates policy and presents offensive racism
    Washington Redskins: Team name violates policy and presents offensive racism
    The Washington Redskins have had their name in the headlines, highlighted, screamed from tiers in stadiums since the 1930’s. Now all of a sudden the team logo is in jeopardy due to social consciousness. In news reports that are going viral...
  • Matthew Stafford
    Matthew Stafford goes from goat to hero in win over the Saints
    Matthew Stafford. He has been a polarizing player with a polarizing career. He started the year off great, but has sort of scuffled since then. However, here was a chance for him to go up against a defense that has been awful in the New Orleans...
  • Gophers head coach Jerry Kill
    The Gophers must win their next two games
    The Minnesota Golden Gophers football team is 5-1 for the first time since 2008, not exactly gaining them any national prestige. Head coach Jerry Kill and his team face Big Ten West cellar dwellers Purdue and Illinois in the next two contests. If...
  • Matthew Stafford
    Week 7 NFL preview: Detroit Lions v. New Orleans Saints
    Before the year, a matchup between the Detroit Lions and the New Orleans Saints, even at Ford Field, was not encouraging for the Lions. The Saints were expected to be very good, some even made the decision to predict them to make it to the Super...
  • Eagles Fans
    An Eagles fan stole a Vietnam vet's prosthetic leg at last night's game
    Fans of the Philadelphia Eagles seemed to be making amends for past transgressions, such as booing Santa Claus and firing flare guns during games, last night, Sunday, Oct. 12, when they graciously, and genuinely, applauded an injured Victor Cruz...
  • Detroit Lions defense
    Detroit Lions so good at defense that missed field goals don't matter
    The Detroit Lions headed into Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings without Calvin Johnson or Reggie Bush, and with Matt Prater, their third field goal kicker of the season. They were also coming off a disappointing loss, and winning on...
  • De-stress tonight: Watch Thursday Night Football Colts vs Texans October 9
    De-stress tonight: Watch Thursday Night Football Colts vs Texans October 9
    Uncontrolled stress can lead to depression and otherhealth problems. Learn how to manage and decrease stress in your life.Here areways to de-stress after work:read a newspaper or book,exercise, listen to a funny comedian, walk your dog, meditate,...
  • The sculptural situation
    The sculptural situation
    Like any duplication of nature in art, imitating the way people look, down to blemishes on their skin, comes across like pretend art.Duane Hanson’s figure art is this kind of thing. Taking plaster casts of actual people for his fiberglass...