EXPERTS AND AVERAGE JOES WORKING TOGETHER TO TRY TO MAK OUR MOST PHYSICAL PASTTIME SAFER. AS THE NEW SEASON DAWNS, WE INVESTIGATE “IMPACT CONCUSSIONS, CTE, AND THE FIGHT TO SAVE FOOTBALL.” >> BASEBALL MAY BE AMERICA NATIONAL PASTIME, BUT THERE IS LITTLE DOUBT THAT FOOTBALL IS THE GAME OF THE PRESENT. FROM COAST TO COAST, NOTHING IGNITES FANS PASSION QUITE LIKE THE GAME OF FOOTBALL WHETHER IT IS FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS OR SUNDRENCHED SATURDAYS, OR THE PASSION THAT COMES WITH NFL GAMES.
The Seahawks’ Super Bowl XLVIII winning roster was the second youngest in NFL history, and with so many young stars at the helm, Seattle looked every bit the part of an early dynasty. It was the team’s fourth year under head coach Pete Carroll and general manager John Schneider, and the Pro Bowl caliber talent of their 2010, 2011, and 2012 classes headlined their remarkable season. Sweezy.
GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) Wednesday’s school shooting in Florida has some raising questions on the resources and the abilities of those in the mental health community to help those susceptible to violent behavior, and those needing help as a result of it.”If somebody has issues, it might not be safe to approach them,” said Dr. Martha Durham, a psychologist and board member for NAMI Greenville. “But from reports, everybody knew (about the Florida suspect).”Durham said the discussion of the mental health of the shooter misses the point, however.”I hate when you hear ‘it’s a mental illness issue.’ It’s about anti social behaviors, which are criminal behaviors.
We have seen it in the National Football League. On Sunday, Vice President Mike Pence left the game in Indianapolis between the Colts and the 49ers after he witnessed players kneeling on the sidelines. Brown, who is one of only 30 African American players in the NHL, chose to join in the protests by raising his right fist during the national anthem.
Hoyer had his best season with the Texans a year ago, throwing 19 TD passes and only seven picks as Houston won the AFC South. But he had a horrible day against the Chiefs in the playoffs, throwing four interceptions. The Texans moved on and signed Brock Osweiler for $18 million a year in free agency..
Elsewhere, The Seattle Times is doubling the number of papers available at stores and coin boxes. The Los Angeles Times will send out more than triple the average number of papers and put a kiosk in front of its building. The Plain Dealer of Cleveland is tripling how many newspapers it sends to stores, to about 100,000, and will have another 10,000 to 15,000 on standby at the plant if needed..