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NFL Week 10 Recap – Blowouts, Close Calls, and Scores

As the drama unfolds off the field with the Roger Goodell’s contract extension controversy and Ezekiel Elliott’s on-again, off again suspension, which is now officially on again, the on the field drama has temporarily subsided. According to reports, only three NFL players took a knee on Sunday. Other players, who …

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NFL Week 9 Recap – Blowouts, Backups, and Scores

More than halfway through the 2017-18 NFL regular season, and the National Anthem controversy is heating up. From a legendary sports anchor vowing to boycott the league because of the player’s protests against police brutality and racial injustices to Colin Kaepernick’s extended unemployment, NFL ratings have dropped dramatically. Since the …

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NFL Week 8 Recap – Bob McNair, Protests and Scores 

Ahead of Football Sunday, the Baltimore Ravens 40-pieced the Miami Dolphins on Thursday, leaving the Florida team at zero. One day later, reports surfaced of comments from Houston Texans owner Bob McNair, where he discussed the ongoing National Anthem controversy. According to ESPN, sometime during the conversation, McNair said, “We …

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NFL Week 7 Recap – Blowouts, Scores and Marshawn Lynch

Week 7 of the 2017-18 regular season, kicked off with an explosive Thursday night matchup between the formerly undefeated team, Kansas City Chiefs and the Oakland Raiders. During the game, however, things took a turn for the worse, when the teams got into a minor scuffle after quarterback Derek Carr …

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NFL Week 6 Recap – Upsets, Injuries and Scores

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In Week 6 of the 2017-18 NFL season, the Eagles continued to fly, as they beat Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers. Newton threw for 239 yards, with one touchdown and three interceptions, which was no match for Carson Wentz’s 222 yards and three touchdowns. The Eagles won, 28-23. On …

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NFL Week 5 Recap – Injuries, Comebacks and Scores

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  Five weeks into the 2017-18 NFL season, the ratings continue to dip amid escalating political tensions. In Week 4, Sunday Night Football brought in 16.73 million viewers, which was down from the week before. But, this week despite the Kansas City Chief’s victory over the Houston Texas, the ratings …

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NFL Week 3 Recap: High Scoring History and Solidarity 

Week 3 of the NFL kicked off with a historical game between the Los Angeles Rams and the San Francisco 49ers. Although the Rams defeated the California team in a 41-39 victory, both teams contributed to the historical game, as they scored the most points ever in a Thursday Night …

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Tom Brady Calls Trump’s Comments “Just Divisive”

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After the #NewEnglandPatriots fought to a 36-33 victory over the #HoustonTexans, Tom Brady was unwilling to dive into politics during the media query. Brady didn’t want to mix politics with his admiration for his teammates. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ However, Monday morning, Brady was willing to talk about 45’s “son of bitches” comments, …

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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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