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Entries from August 2007

Astros Beat Cardinals

August 30th, 2007 · No Comments

The Houston Astros beat the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1. Matt Albers, the Astros pitcher, is showing them that he wants to stay in the majors. He threw for seven innings and only gave up three hits. It was one of his best starts this year. Lance Berkman, the Astros first baseman, […]

Tags: MLB Baseball

Does it really matter how far you travel in the NFL?

August 29th, 2007 · No Comments

Does miles traveled have any relationship to how many games you win or lose?  Is it even on anyones radar?  Maybe it is a little esoteric, but it is fun to think about.
 According to the Ravens Touchdown Blog, the Ravens will travel the 9th most miles in the NFL during the 2007 season at 19,732 […]

Tags: NFL Football

Bettis Admits He Faked Injury

August 23rd, 2007 · No Comments

Jerome Bettis has admitted that he faked an injury to his knee during a training camp in 2000 so that he wouldn’t get cut and replaced with a new running back.
Jerome detailed how he faked a previous injury and fooled the entire coaching staff into believing it occured during the training camp in a short […]

Tags: NFL Football

Eli Manning fires back at Tiki Barber

August 22nd, 2007 · No Comments

Tiki Barber ripped Eli Manning’s leadership abilities on prime TV.  He even said that Eli’s attempt at an offensive meeting in the 12th week of the last season was “comical” at times.   Hardly what you would expect from a normally polished Tiki Barber.
Eli has fired back at Tiki suggesting that Tiki caused the team distractions […]

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Barry Bonds’ 756th home run baseball to be auctioned off

August 21st, 2007 · No Comments

21 year old Matt Murphy, the lucky fan who nabbed the lucky ball, is putting it up for auction.  He wishes he could keep it, but he is worried he will be taxed on it if he holds onto it.  Now I don’t know how you can get taxed on a baseball that you didn’t win as a […]

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