In the coming days, we expect to conduct numerous additional interviews, examine video and other forensic evidence, as well as relevant physical evidence. While the evidence thus far supports the conclusion that footballs that were under inflated were used by the Patriots in the first half, the footballs were properly inflated for the second half and confirmed at the conclusion of the game to have remained properly inflated. The goals of the investigation will be to determine the explanation for why footballs used in the game were not in compliance with the playing rules and specifically whether any noncompliance was the result of deliberate action.
There’s no timetable for his return this time around, but Eifert said the doctors feel he will make a full recovery. However, Eifert is set to become an unrestricted free agent, and that could cloud his future in Cincinnati. Katherine TerrellPat Elflein, C, VikingsInjury: Fractured his left ankle in NFC Championship Game.Where he stands: Elflein underwent successful surgery on his left ankle the Monday of Super Bowl week.
That kind of social activism takes on special significance during an election year, when politicians are careful to distance themselves from companies seen as less than honest. There’s been increasing attention to this question in business schools in the field of non market strategy. Most of the research to date on these issues has tended to focus on supply side questions.
Being discouraged by failure is completely rational. It benefits women individually, because they not engaging in doomed ventures. But it hurts them as a group because it means that you don have enough women buying entrepreneurial “lottery tickets.” So fewer “lottery winners” are women, and you don have as many successful entrepreneurs who are women..
“You’ve got to remember, I come from some projects in Compton, Calif., and a lot of my friends are shot, selling drugs, gang banging; a lot of them just have families and are working men now,” Evans said. “So sports just weren’t in their repertoire like how kids grow up here in the South. You know how football’s so big and basketball’s real big.
If you want to argue that Kahn, as a far more influential person than me and one who has a vested interest in the league’s success, shouldn’t talk badly about his employer, fine. Kahn will get raked over the coals on this one, but I say good for him for saying what a ton of other people suspect. Remember, this is a league that previously had a game fixing referee who swore he wasn’t the only one..