• The Super Bowl Will Have Its First-Ever Female Referee This Year

    The Super Bowl Will Have Its First-Ever Female Referee This Year0

    • NFL
    • January 20, 2021

    The NFL is making slow forward progress on gender equity. For the first time in its 55-year history, Super Bowl LV this year will have a female referee: Sarah Thomas, who will work as a down judge, the NFL said Tuesday. It’s a fitting progression for Thomas, who has worked steadily up the ranks since she became

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  • NFL Star Drops An F-Bomb On Nickelodeon, And The Reactions Are All That

    NFL Star Drops An F-Bomb On Nickelodeon, And The Reactions Are All That0

    • NFL
    • January 12, 2021

    Are you ready, kids ― to cover your ears? On any other channel, Sunday’s NFL playoff game featuring the New Orleans Saints’ 21-9 win over the Chicago Bears would be pretty dismal. (After all, the Bears’ defense was more porous than SpongeBob.) But Nickelodeon’s first kid-focused NFL broadcast made it a real treat — as

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  • Ex-NFL Star Hit By ‘Humbling’ Moment In Alex Trebek’s Penultimate ‘Jeopardy!’

    Ex-NFL Star Hit By ‘Humbling’ Moment In Alex Trebek’s Penultimate ‘Jeopardy!’0

    • NFL
    • January 8, 2021

    Cris Collinsworth may not exactly be a household name, but he does appear in millions of households as a TV football commentator. The contestants on host Alex Trebek’s second-to-last “Jeopardy!” episode Thursday apparently weren’t fans. They were stumped by the clue “The announcers on ‘NBC Sunday Night Football’ are Al Michaels and this former wide receiver.” Collinsworth,

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  • Browns Lose Head Coach For Playoff Game Due To COVID-19

    Browns Lose Head Coach For Playoff Game Due To COVID-190

    • NFL
    • January 6, 2021

    CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Browns will play their first playoff game since 2002 without first-year coach Kevin Stefanski, who tested positive for COVID-19 just two days after leading the team back to the postseason. The team announced Stefanski’s positive result on Tuesday — 18 years to the day since the Browns’ last postseason game.

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  • Eli Manning, Giants Rip Philly QB Change: ‘This Is Why We Don’t Like The Eagles’

    Eli Manning, Giants Rip Philly QB Change: ‘This Is Why We Don’t Like The Eagles’0

    • NFL
    • January 5, 2021

    The New York Giants, led by retired quarterback Eli Manning, blasted the Philadelphia Eagles for apparently surrendering in a loss to Washington Sunday that eliminated New York from the playoffs. The Giants beat Dallas earlier in the day and needed the Eagles to defeat Washington in order to win the NFC East and qualify for

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  • The Cleveland Indians Will Change Their Name. The Braves, Chiefs And Blackhawks Are Next.

    The Cleveland Indians Will Change Their Name. The Braves, Chiefs And Blackhawks Are Next.0

    • NFL
    • December 17, 2020

    Now that the MLB’s Cleveland Indians have joined the NFL franchise formerly known as the Washington Redskins in dropping a racist team name that caricatures Native Americans, the pressure to join them has naturally shifted to the three other professional sports franchises that use similar monikers: the MLB’s Atlanta Braves, the NFL’s Kansas City Chiefs,

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