Showing posts with category "sports"

7 Tips For Preparing Your Horse For Race Day

Several factors are required for a racer to emerge victorious in horse racing. One of these crucial factors is preparation. Proper preparation is key to success, both in life and in any sports community you may wish to belong to.

January 11, 2022
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horse racing

Do the Panthers Have A Chance to Win?

The Falcons are somewhat of a robust team this year. They started off somewhat weak this year with a poor track record. They barely slipped past the giants and obtained that win. Now, here we are today. The next game is on Sunday, will the Falcons overcome the Panthers? Will the Panthers bounce back and become better? The Panthers, conversely, started out the year much better. This is a strong team that was able to keep a strong record as they were three and zero. Many people were talking about the value that Sam Darnold was bringing to the table […]

December 13, 2021
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sports

The Cities Behind the Biggest Sporting Events in the US

Sporting events are one of the fastest ways to make a community gather in one place as one unit.

December 13, 2021
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sports

The Biggest Sports Events of 2022

Next year is going to be another huge one for sports across the world. Read on to find out about some of the biggest events taking place in 2022

November 30, 2021
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sports

6 Essential Pieces of Safety Gear for All Athletes

If you participate in any sport, whether organized or otherwise, you already know there’s an inherent risk of injury.

November 9, 2021
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sports

10 of the Best Sports for Overall Physical Health During Covid-19

When it’s time to put your health first, taking up a sport can be great for you. We’ve come up with a list of the 10 best sports for overall physical health and fitness.

October 27, 2021
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sports

Three Ways Student Athletes can Quickly Earn Under NCAA NIL Rules

Specific rules from the NCAA prevented student-athletes from earning money based on how fans and other individuals like them.

September 30, 2021
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sports

Brendan Mullin the Rugby Player and The Heist

Rugby would arrive on the sports scene before 1830. It is a fantastic game that would be tied to a place called Rugby, England. Most people are not aware that Rugby is an actual place in England! Someone who was attending a school in Rugby, Ellis, was playing soccer. He did something interesting and instead of moving the ball with his legs, he picked it up and kept running. Everyone was bewildered for a minute. They wondered what was going on and wanted to ensure to deal with the situation. This is what would start a movement. The movement of […]

September 29, 2021
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sports

Soccer Betting Tips For Beginners

It’s safe to say that soccer is one of the most popular sports in the world.

September 28, 2021
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sports

Insurance Executive Neil Mitchell’s Thoughts: What Are Scientific Studies Revealing About Player Head Injuries in American Football?

A couple of decades ago, few people would have ever thought that a high school bioethics class would find an abundance of material on America's most popular sport.

September 18, 2021
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sports

Who Pays the College Coach

Mark Yost has an article on the pay of college coaches in this morning's Wall Street Journal, including a quote from yours truly written here at this blog awhile back. Academic types have long lamented that coaches at many public universities make millions more than their schools' professors and presidents, not to mention the governors of their states. That much is true. Mr. Saban's eight-year contract will pay him $4 million a year -- $5 million if he earns all his performance bonuses. That dwarfs the salary paid to Alabama President Robert Witt ($611,000) and Gov. Bob Riley ($105,000). But […]

September 15, 2021
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NCAA; college sports; football; coaching salaries

NCAA coaches charged with fraud and corruption

Hmm, am I shocked? No, not really. However, I am a little shocked that it was the Feds that caught them. Student-athletes are worth a lot of money to the schools and the brands that sponsor the schools. As such, we expect there to be a strong incentive for places to find ways to convince these student-athletes to go to their school (or brand). And schools have always done this through relatively inefficient means: nicer locker rooms, weight rooms, and other facilities; hiring personal chefs and personal trainers; and even paying professional coaches to leave the big leagues and come […]

August 6, 2021
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college basketball