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NFL Week 2 Recap: Ratings, Records and Scores

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On Thursday, the NFL kicked off its second official week of the 2017-18 regular season. After the 14 percent drop in viewership during the first week, the argument over the reason behind the dip has become the most recent debate. Whether it is a league boycott over the absence of …

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NFL Week 1 Recap: Blowouts and Close-Calls

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After waiting nearly seven months for the return of the NFL; Football is officially back. However, amid the controversy surrounding the league mismanagement of Colin Kaepernick’s unemployment, as well as Hurricane Irma displacements and evacuations, the kickoff of the 2017 regular season was down 13% from last year, with only …

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NFL Files Appeal of Ezekiel Elliott’s Preliminary Injunction

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  The NFL is determined to punish EzekielElliott for his alleged involvement in a 2016 domestic violence incident. After implementing a 6-game suspension and subsequently having its decision blocked by a federal judge, the NFL has filed an appeal of the judge’s decision. With an appeal, the league can attempt …

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Maryland School Bans Students From Wearing Redskins Gear

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Green Acres School in North Bethesda (Maryland) has told students to leave their #Washington #Redskins apparel at home when football season starts.   The school’s head, Neal Brown, requested in a letter that parents not send their children to the private school with the team’s apparel or logo.   The …

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Kaepernick Rally Draws Massive Crowd At NFL Headquarters

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Hundreds of protestors gathered outside of the NFL’s headquarters in New York City on Wednesday night to show their support for former San Francisco 49ers QB, Colin Kaepernick. Kaepernick, who lead his team to the Super Bowl in 2013, drew criticism last year for kneeling during the national anthem in …

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NFL To Allow Touchdown Celebrations Again

The NFL has officially reversed one of its most frustrating restrictions and will now allow players to celebrate without consequence.   Initially, the NFL, otherwise known as the “No Fun League” for their harsh restrictions, banned props from post-touchdown celebrations. It was then followed by the elimination of goal post …

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Ballerific Sports: Are You Ready for Super Bowl LI?

– blogged by @LoveRubyWoo We are officially just two days away from Super Bowl LI in Houston. Now I don’t know about you, but I’m pretty excited. Predicted by many experts to be one of the most epic games in recent NFL history, the  New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons …

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Erin Andrews Reveals She Was Diagnosed with Cancer

– blogged by @LoveRubyWoo Erin Andrews, one of the most successful women in sports broadcasting, recently revealed something that only the people closest to her knew about – that she had been battling cancer throughout a good portion of this NFL season. According to Sports Illustrated, the 38-year-old Fox NFL …

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NY Giants’ General Manager Says Odell Beckham Jr. Needs to Grow Up

– blogged by @LoveRubyWoo NY Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. is no stranger to the spotlight. Whether the 24-year-old NFL star is making unbelievable one-handed catches for touchdowns on the football field,  keeping up with a Kardashian, or beefing with defensive backs, Beckham’s name is one that stays relevant during the season, as …

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