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  1. Nov 2022
    1. Those inherent physical attributes were not what defines star athletes. The great ones, be it Jordan or Ohtani or Messi or Williams, possess superior knowledge, said the neuro. Tom Brady isn’t a great quarterback because he’s big or has a strong arm. Thousands of men are big with strong arms. Brady is great because he knows more about football, and what he has to do to play it better, than anyone else. His brain has an extraordinary store of football knowledge and the ability to process it at lightning speed.
  2. Aug 2022
    1. Approach to Rounds 3-6

      But this is fertile ground for WRs, and I still want to throw more punches at that position. My colleague Matthew Freedman wrote something that struck a chord with me in his article about his perfect 2022 draft:

      “This area in the draft is sometimes referred to as the ‘Running Back Dead Zone.’ I prefer to think of it as the ‘Wide Receiver Power Alley.’ ”

  3. May 2022
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  6. Mar 2021
    1. Ashish K. Jha, MD, MPH. (2020, December 12). Michigan vs. Ohio State Football today postponed due to COVID But a comparison of MI vs OH on COVID is useful Why? While vaccines are coming, we have 6-8 hard weeks ahead And the big question is—Can we do anything to save lives? Lets look at MI, OH for insights Thread [Tweet]. @ashishkjha. https://twitter.com/ashishkjha/status/1337786831065264128

  7. Oct 2020
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  9. Jul 2020
    1. Football Champs

      ~ I want the anchor text to show up in the sidebar, so the comment starts with a "^"

  10. May 2020
    1. American football, referred to as football in the United States and Canada and also known as gridiron,[nb 1] is a team sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field with goalposts at each end.


  11. Apr 2018
    1. Fairplay Comme pour les deux premiers projets, il n’y aura pas d’arbitre durant cette compétition antiraciste. Ceci étant un choix très réfléchi, car au lieu des arbitres et d´une ambition rivale, le respect mutuel et la rencontre sportive loyale domineront cette journée. Le plaisir et l´échange sur les sujets du racisme restent l´objectif principal, les ambitions sportives devenant secondaires. Pour cette raison, nous invitons tous les participants à respecter cet aspect et de bien le répéter à tous ceux qui auraient tendance à l’oublier. Merci beaucoup!

      Pas d'arbitre, aspect très important.

  12. Feb 2017
    1. They are not alone in that view. Some of the world's biggest soccer clubs, such as Manchester City, Santos, Schalke 04, Ajax and Paris St Germain, have signed up soccer players to represent them in esports in recent years.
  13. Jul 2016
    1. When Theodore Roosevelt founded the NCAA on March 31, 1906, he had a vision in sight to “encourage reforms” in college sports. He did that because college football in the early 20th century had a high number of repeated injuries and deaths and “prompted many college and universities to discontinue the sport.

      In this paragraph they talking about how Roosevelt was trying to change the way college sports was played, football particularly because people were getting injured an dying.

      This is important so that these college players can stay safe and avoid death or any injuries.

      This connects to me because I have a friend that play foot ball.

  14. May 2016
    1. When concussions make the news, it’s usually about football.

      I'm just practicing using Hypothesis Extension so I can use it with my class soon.