Super Bowl LI’s Message: Patriotism

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  Super Bowl LI’s Message: Patriotism by Amy Lignor   There are some people waking up this morning completely stunned. Why? Because they shut the Super Bowl off after the third quarter. They knew what was “going to happen” and had to go to work today, so why bother staying up and watching the rest […]

Will LI be #5?

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  Will LI be #5? by Amy Lignor   Yes, Super Bowl LI is almost upon us and, as always, the sports “experts” are having a field day when it comes to calling the game: who will win; who will be MVP; heck, there are even odds on whether or not announcer, Joe Buck, will […]

Can Troy Aikman Win MVP?

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  Can Troy Aikman Win MVP? by Amy Lignor   What a strange title for an article, aye? Of course the ‘old man’ of the Dallas Cowboys can’t win MVP. Troy Aikman was an elite QB, with three Super Bowl rings to prove that fact. However, Aikman hasn’t actually suited-up since leaving behind his Cowboys […]

An Old Rivalry Still Making Hearts Race

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  An Old Rivalry Still Making Hearts Race By Amy Lignor There was the holding of breath. There were gasps. There were almost tears, and one, Mr. Tom Brady, threw his helmet more than once on the sidelines as his undefeated team went up against their oldest rival in the NFL.   Yes, the Jets […]

A Rookie Dream

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  A Rookie Dream by Amy Lignor   Is this a rookie’s dream, or is Marcus Mariota actually a ‘rookie dream’ for his coach and his team? He began his NFL career looking a shoe-in for future induction into the football Hall of Fame. He made a great big splash last week while playing the […]

Hopefully Preseason is Not a Prelude to the NFL Season

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  Hopefully Preseason is Not a Prelude to the NFL Season ~ by Amy Lignor   Thus far, most football fans can agree that the NFL preseason has run along the lines of a popular children’s song: “This is the song that never ends.”   This is best highlighted when speaking about Tom Brady, whose […]

One Old Guy Fades & the Other Will Win

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One Old Guy Fades & the Other Will Win ~ Amy Lignor When you think he’s done – ready to throw him out to pasture and call him a man who should retire before he embarrasses himself – Tom Brady comes out and proves that he can and will show you the highway out of […]

There is a Reason for Benching in the NFL

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There is a Reason for Benching in the NFL ~ Amy Lignor In this season, especially, it seems more and more that ‘things’ are occurring that never occurred before. Benching is one of them…along with the constant bad press and bad news that NFL players are bringing to the national stage. But even though fans […]