Category Archives: College Football

Yes, Russell Wilson, Blame God for Those Interceptions

It’s Super Bowl time, and almost lost amidst the delightful tomfoolery of Deflate-gate, were comments made by Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson after his team’s—in football terms, anyway—miraculous comeback win over the Green Bay Packers last Sunday in the NFC … Continue reading

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What Happened with the Northwestern Football Case?

As many of you probably know, last week a National Labor Relations Board Administrative Judge released an opinion declaring that Northwestern University football players are considered university employees and, as such, were free to unionize. Opponents of the NCAA, and … Continue reading

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The Delights of a Home Team Announcer

I had brought my dad’s radio onto the golf course. It was a brisk October Saturday in 2002–a football Saturday–which meant I had the course to myself. I was 14 years old. On such days in my hometown of Iowa … Continue reading

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