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2012 NFL Year Kicks Off On a Suddenly Somber Note

By Jeff Weisinger, published on Aug 6, 2012

The NFL's Hall of Fame weekend usually signals the true countdown until the kickoff of the season.

This year's much-anticipated Hall of Fame weekend saw the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio induct six new members of it's prestigious Hall of Fame on Saturday night, leading up to the usually fun-to-watch Hall of Fame game Sunday.

However, despite the, also much-anticipated, Hall of Fame game between the post-bounty scandal New Orleans Saints and the Arizona Cardinals, the NFL suffered a tragic loss as news spread about the sudden discovery of the death of Garrett Reid,... (more)

Tags: football, nfl, usa, hall of fame, 2012, philadelphia eagles, arizona cardinals, new orleans saints, preseason, garrett reid

Washington Greenskins?

By Josh Marks, published on Feb 17, 2011

...of the league had integrated.

So here is my proposal, Mr. Snyder, if you want to bring back the fans who want to root for the team but cringe at the thought of the racist name and logo. Go Green. Huh? If you want to one-up your arch rivals -- Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and Philadelphia Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie, then out-green them. You see, not only do their team names not offend an entire part of the population (well, unless you are a cowboy or eagle I guess), but their stadiums -- Cowboys Stadium and Lincoln Financial Field -- are two of the greenest stadiums in the... (more)

Tags: green, racist, dallas cowboys, philadelphia eagles, washington redskins, daniel snyder, george preston marshall, fedex field, logo, name

Redskins and Eagles. The Spat Over Spit

By BusinessLife, published on Nov 17, 2010

The NFL is investigating Philadelphia center Mike McGlynn's claim that Washington safety LaRon Landry spit in his face twice during the Eagles' 59-28 victory over the host Redskins Monday night. This is the second such investigation in a week.

"Landry came and spit in my face, and that fired us all up," McGlynn told the Philadelphia Daily News. "We were looking to really put the afterburners on them. It's good to see that we came out and score 60 points, almost. We all want to play the game with all the respect in the world, but when you're disrespectful like that. ... I just... (more)

Tags: redskins, eagles, mcnabb, mike mcglynn, donovan mcnabb, philadelphia eagles, washington redskins

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