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  • Tedeschi’s Take: Humility

    After winning the 2014 NFC Championship game, Seattle Seahawks Cornerback Richard Sherman gave one of the most memorable postgame interviews of all time. “Well, I’m the best corner in the game,” Sherman shouted to Erin Andrews. “When you try me with a sorry receiver like [San Francisco 49ers Wide Receiver Michael] Crabtree, that’s the result…

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  • Tedeschi’s Take: Holiday Sports

    The holidays are the most wonderful time of the year, but they are also a wonderful time for great sports action. Food, family, and your favorite sports just go together. The Thanksgiving weekend is one of the biggest football weekends of the year, both in the NFL and college. Even though I had no rooting…

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  • Stars in the Background: A Senior Project by Jared Johnson

    If someone asked you to name the first athlete that popped into your head, which athlete would you name? Would it be a star professional athlete known for amazing athletic abilities, like LeBron James or Peyton Manning? Or would it be an athlete, professional or otherwise, who is known mostly for positive character qualities? Chances…

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  • Tedeschi’s Take: Referees

    When’s the last time you’ve heard someone say, “The referees called a really fair game today?” That’s what I thought. I don’t know if I’ve ever heard anyone say that. Referees. Blue. Ump. Zebras. Whatever nickname you use, you’re probably using it to complain. When they make decisions that go against your team, they’re wrong…

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