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The European style roof atop StubHub Center,

The European style roof atop StubHub Center, made of a fabric designed to contain and reverberate crowd noise, was not in the original design plans for the $150 million stadium in Carson. national team coach toured the facility before it opened in 2003. Spanos, president of business operations for the team. “Obviously, it’s a small […]


Epstein was just 28 when he got his first sho

Epstein was just 28 when he got his first shot at being a general manager with the Boston Red Sox, as was Jon Daniels when he took over that role for Texas. Other GMs have had a much longer road to their initial jobs; Jack Zduriencik, for example, was 57 when he was hired by […]


In fantasy drafts, you never know when you ha

In fantasy drafts, you never know when you have struck gold. That’s sort of a glass half full way of saying drafts involve a good amount of luck, but it’s worth bearing in mind that players who subsequently jump out as your best picks can come from any round, even the late ones. The new […]


The Raiders running back previously said of K

The Raiders running back previously said of Kaepernick protest during an appearance on Conan: my take on it is it got to start somewhere and if that was the starting point I just hope people open up their eyes to see that it really a problem going on and something needs to be done for […]


Key Man: Tom Brady. It an extra way of an off

Key Man: Tom Brady. It an extra way of an offensive player using a pick to get open and they use it. They’re eligible to be picked up off of the waiver wire at any time during the week or before the game is scheduled to start. I’m not completely sold on Trubisky being good […]


It’s true that lots of players who have been

It’s true that lots of players who have been violent against women in the past have been drummed out of the league with plenty of competitive years left in them. It’s also true that the ESPN announcers looked shocked when Mixon, horrific footage and all, was drafted in the second round. The network immediately showed […]


The lawsuits, which have been consolidated in

The lawsuits, which have been consolidated into one master complaint, claim the league concealed information about the long term effects of football related head trauma. Helmet manufacturer Riddell also was named in the suit, which has been likened to the landmark litigation that resulted in a $206 billion settlement on behalf of 46 states against […]


Football is a sport, but it is also a busines

Football is a sport, but it is also a business. 8. Watch Carolina Panthers vs. That led to him becoming a second round pick of the Miami Dolphins in last spring’s NFL Draft. BLACKISTONE: Well, obviously, over a year ago, Colin Kaepernick dropped to a knee thinking of Trayvon Martin and Tamir Rice and the […]


No policy that was written or spoken about, c

No policy that was written or spoken about, coach Dan Quinn said. more one that was really in the heart of brotherhood, that what we do, we do it together. isn the only owner who feels strongly about players standing for the anthem, but there have been no indications of teams requiring their players to […]


Vegas Vic take: After hours of intensive, exh

Vegas Vic take: After hours of intensive, exhausting research, we have found a trend that hits at 100%. You sitting down? In the Doug Pederson era, the Birds are spotless, undefeated, a phenomenal money maker in their home opener. Of course, we have only one game to look at, but hey, who is bucking 100%? […]