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John Healy
September 30, 2019 - 11:04 am
The state of California passed groundbreaking legislation on Monday when Governor Gavin Newsom announced that he had signed a bill that will allow college athletes to be paid for endorsements. California is the first state to pass such legislation, which will go into effect on Jan. 1, 2023. The new...
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Ryan Hannable
September 30, 2019 - 9:19 am
One of the bigger stories from Sunday's 16-10 Patriots win over the Bills was the hit Jonathan Jones put on Bills quarterback Josh Allen, which knocked him from the game with a head injury in the fourth quarter. Bills coach Sean McDermott wasn't pleased afterw ards , saying he thought Jones should...
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Eliot Shorr-Parks
September 29, 2019 - 11:24 am
Eagles fans will certainly love to hear this. In a recent story for The Athletic , former NFL general manager -- and current NFL insider -- Michael Lombardi noted that the Eagles are still trying to land cornerback Jalen Ramsey in a deal with the Jacksonville Jaguars. Lombardi writes: (A quick side...
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John Healy
September 29, 2019 - 11:12 am
Mike Leach was not holding back on how he really felt about his team’s most recent performance. After Washington State was routed in a 38-13 loss to No. 19 Utah on Saturday night, Leach eviscerated his team as “fat, dumb, happy and entitled.” “We’re a very soft team,” he said . “We get a lot of...
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September 28, 2019 - 7:26 pm
Sep 28, 2019 7:14PM By AARON BEARD AP Sports Writer CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Clemson stuffed North Carolina's 2-point conversion attempt with 1:17 left and the No. 1 Tigers held off the Tar Heels 21-20 on Saturday. The Tigers (5-0, 3-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) had trouble all day in trying to...
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September 27, 2019 - 7:08 pm
Kurt Warner knows a thing or two about a young quarterback taking his spot in a Giants uniform. Eli Manning replaced Warner during the season in 2004 and would be the Giants starter for the next 15 years. The Hall of Fame QB and NFL Network analayst joined WFAN's Mike Francesa on Friday to talk...
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New York Giants quarterback Daniel Jones (8) runs 7-yards for a touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Mark LoMoglio)
Offsides with Marc Ryan
September 26, 2019 - 2:41 am
Call him Dual-Threat Danny. Daniel Jones was spectacular in his first start taking over for Eli Manning. He became the first rookie with at least 300 yards passing, two touchdowns passing and two TDs rushing in a game since 1970 in the New York Giants' 32-31 win at Tampa Bay. His rushing scores may...
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Diesel
September 25, 2019 - 12:28 pm
To call many college football fans “soft as Charmin” would be disrespectful to the fine people who make Charmin, a premium tissue product. In truth, most college football fans are as soft as the off brand TP that leaves little specks of paper on your booty. I’m writing this article, of course, as a...
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New York Giants quarterback Daniel Jones (8) runs 7-yards for a touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Mark LoMoglio)
Offsides with Marc Ryan
September 24, 2019 - 5:34 pm
It's an NFL rite each season that young quarterbacks find themselves playing early whether because of high draft status, injuries or simply a struggling team looking for a spark. Injuries already have forced Gardner Minshew of the Jaguars, Mason Rudolph in Pittsburgh and Kyle Allen of Carolina into...
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New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton, left, talks with officials during the first half of an NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks, Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Scott Eklund)
Offsides with Marc Ryan
September 24, 2019 - 9:05 am
Tom Brady has clout, and his indignation may have saved the NFL's 100th season from being ruined by the refs even though he backtracked like he was avoiding Shaq Barrett . Yellow flags flew at an alarming rate over the first two weeks of the season, and Shawn Hochuli's crew called 20 infractions...
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