Archive for the ‘Sports/Football’ Category

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

Thursday, January 16th, 2020
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.

Ex-CFLer Raghib Ismail to be inducted into U.S. college Hall of Fame

Monday, January 7th, 2019
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Texas quarterback Vince Young and Notre Dame speedster Raghib Ismail have been selected for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame, along with 11 other players and two coaches.