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Ed Reed Says Head Injuries May Not Be So Serious

Ed Reed Says Head Injuries May Not Be So Serious

Sports and Society Administrator January 31, 2013 0

With the Super Bowl taking place in New Orleans this weekend, there has been much talk about the recurring head injury issues in the NFL. In an interview, Dan Wetzel of Yahoo Sports reports

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Arthur Miller & Art Caplan – The Not So Super Bowl

Arthur Miller & Art Caplan – The Not So Super Bowl

Sports and Society Administrator January 30, 2013 1

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Make no mistakes, the sport is under attack.

Make no mistakes, the sport is under attack.

Sports and Society Administrator January 30, 2013 0

By: Robert Boland | National Football Post January 29, 2013 There have been increasing indications that the game of football is being politicized, turned into a wedge issue by various factions. When President Barack

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Lee Igel on Lance Armstrong – Radio Interview

Lee Igel on Lance Armstrong – Radio Interview

Sports and Society Administrator January 30, 2013 0

Our very own Lee Igel appeared on CJOB Radio in Canada to discuss the Lance Armstrong situation

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Desperate Times Call for Desperate Measures as Athletes Turn to Faulty PEDS

Desperate Times Call for Desperate Measures as Athletes Turn to Faulty PEDS

Arthur Caplan January 30, 2013 0

  What do antler horn extract and pyramid stickers have in common?  Apparently they are both being peddled to college and professional athletes as “alternatives” to performance enhancing drugs. One might be tempted to

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Ticket Stubs: A Relic of the Past

Ticket Stubs: A Relic of the Past

Sports and Society Administrator January 29, 2013 0

By Tracee Hamilton | Washington Post Published: January 25 With the rise of smartphones and electronic downloads ticket stubs are a thing of the past. While there are certainly conveniences to the new ticketing

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Alex Rodriguez and Other Stars Linked to Recent Use of PED’s

Alex Rodriguez and Other Stars Linked to Recent Use of PED’s

Sports and Society Administrator January 29, 2013 0

By Tim Elfrink | Miami New Times Thursday, Jan 31 2013 A list of athletes who reportedly visited Biogenesis, a company linked to the sales of performance enhancing drugs, has been leaked. Some of

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Dodgers Agree to $7-8 Billion TV Deal

Dodgers Agree to $7-8 Billion TV Deal

Sports and Society Administrator January 29, 2013 0

By Evan Peaslee | NextSportStar.com January 28, 2013 The Los Angeles Dodgers and Time Warner Cable have agreed to a television deal that is reportedly worth between $7-8 billion over the next 25 years.

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Player poll: Roger Goodell unpopular

Player poll: Roger Goodell unpopular

Sports and Society Administrator January 29, 2013 0

ESPN.com news services January 28, 2013 A recent poll shows that the majority of NFL players are unsatisfied with NFL commissioner Roger Goddell. Of the 300 players that were interviewed 61% cited dissatisfaction with

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A Landmark Ruling for Disabled Students in Sports

A Landmark Ruling for Disabled Students in Sports

Sports and Society Administrator January 29, 2013 0

By PHILIP ELLIOTT | Associated Press
Fri Jan 25, 2013 The U.S. Department of Education has ruled that schools must make “reasonable modifications” to ensure that disabled students have an equal opportunity to participate in school sports. Many

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