Archive for the ‘Sports/Football’ Category

Canadian kicker Lirim Hajrullahu’s NFL aspirations put on hold by COVID-19 spread

Friday, March 20th, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced Canadian kicker Lirim Hajrullahu to put his NFL aspirations on hold.

Arrest warrant issued for Beckham Jr. after New Orleans cop complains of butt slap

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

New Orleans police issued an arrest warrant for Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. on a complaint of simple battery Thursday.

Joe Burrow leads LSU past Clemson in college football championship’s clash of Tigers

Monday, January 13th, 2020

Joe Burrow threw five touchdown passes, ran for another score and capped one of the greatest seasons in college football history by leading No. 1 LSU to a 42-25 victory against No. 3 Clemson on Monday night to win the national championship.

Canada’s Chuba Hubbard chugs along to rushing records in Texas Bowl

Friday, December 27th, 2019

Canada's Chuba Hubbard became the second player in school history to rush for more than 2,000 yards in a season when he went over the mark in the first half of Friday's 24-21 loss against Texas A&M in the Texas Bowl.

Riders’ Cody Fajardo listed as starter ahead of key game against Eskimos

Friday, November 1st, 2019
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It appears Cody Fajardo will start at quarterback for the Saskatchewan Roughriders when they host the Edmonton Eskimos tomorrow, as he was listed atop the depth chart despite missing practice with a sore back.

NFL announces Tyreek Hill will not be suspended in case involving his son

Friday, July 19th, 2019

The NFL will not suspend Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill under its personal conduct policy in a domestic violence case involving his 3-year-old son.

XFL reaches multi-year agreement with ESPN, Fox

Monday, May 6th, 2019
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The XFL reached multi-year agreements with ESPN and Fox Sports on Monday to broadcast its games beginning in 2020.

AAF apologizes for suspending play 8 weeks into 1st season

Saturday, April 6th, 2019

The Alliance of American Football issued a statement of apology late Friday over its abrupt suspension of play on Tuesday, eight weeks into the 10-week regular season.

U.S. shutdown has Trump paying for burgers, pizza to celebrate Clemson’s football championship

Monday, January 14th, 2019

President Donald Trump paid tribute to college football champion Clemson for winning the national championship at a White House ceremony Monday evening.

Clemson topples No. 1 Alabama to win national title

Monday, January 7th, 2019

Trevor Lawrence passed for 347 yards and three touchdowns and No. 2 Clemson rolled No. 1 Alabama 44-16 on Monday night in the College Football Playoff national championship game.