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Sarah Rodriguez

Has Trash Talking Gone Too Far? 89

  • Posted by: Sarah Rodriguez
  • January 28, 2011, 1:09 PM

Trash talking in sports is all around us; everyone hears it constantly. While trash talking may be said jokingly, lately in professional sports it has gone too far.

Trash talking has moved away from harmless humor to something more serious and offensive. Especially in the NFL, the harsh and sometimes inappropriate words are weekly news headlines.

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Connor Cox

Pittsburgh Steelers: As Dominant As Ever? 81

  • Posted by: Connor Cox
  • January 26, 2011, 1:01 PM

Last Sunday, the Pittsburgh Steelers won a thriller against the New York Jets that sent them to the Super Bowl. This latest trip ties the Steelers with the Dallas Cowboys for the most all-time Super Bowl appearances with eight. Pittsburgh is 6-1 in its previous seven trips.

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Harrison Clark

The Smartest Athletes in Sports 62

  • Posted by: Harrison Clark
  • January 24, 2011, 4:20 PM

Do you rush home from school so you can get your homework done before basketball practice? Is it too out there to think that the best and brightest minds are the biggest and fastest athletes? Do you think thousands of people would fill a stadium to watch a debate or a spelling bee every Sunday? What about Stephen Strasburg vs. Toby Gerhart in a chess match? Does that sound worthy of Super Bowl hype? The golden answer is no.

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Joely Rice

What It's Like to Have an NFL Dad 65

  • Posted by: Joely Rice
  • January 21, 2011, 6:16 PM

This story starts when I texted New York Giants offensive lineman Rich Seubert after their huge, 31-7 December win over the Washington Redskins (if they had lost, I wasn’t going to send the text). I asked him if I could meet his kids to ask “What is it like to have a dad in the NFL?”

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Julia Maddock

Super Bowl XLV: Who Will Be There? 31

  • Posted by: Julia Maddock
  • January 21, 2011, 1:27 AM

It’s the question everyone is asking: Who will be at the Super Bowl? Everyone has their own predictions and opinions, and here are mine... More »

Olivia Hops

Steelers vs. Ravens: Another Playoff Classic 16

  • Posted by: Olivia Hops
  • January 18, 2011, 12:45 PM

When its playoff time in the NFL, there are many things the league’s fans can count on: hot teams, exciting finishes, and, of course, the Ravens-Steelers matchup.

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Yoni Monat

Get it Right! It's Time for the Officials of Tomorrow 25

  • Posted by: Yoni Monat
  • January 18, 2011, 12:19 PM

Athletes should be judged on their ability, rather than the ability of those officiating. Officials have significantly altered numerous outcomes of games due to incorrect decisions. More »

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