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Apparently Marshawn Lynch has no ‘right to remain silent’ while playing in the NFL

The more I learn about the National Football League, the more I find it fascinates me.  Why just today I was reading an interesting article in USA Today about how Marshawn Lynch’s “teammates rush to Lynch’s defense” and of course I’m wondering what the player has done to need his players to defend him.  Nowadays, a headline More...

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By Michelle SportsX On Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

Are Pro Sports Leagues Fighting Legalized Sports Betting in NJ Just Being Bullies?

Today I posed a question on Twitter.  I asked for people to tell me how legalizing sports betting poses a threat to the integrity of professional sports league.  I did this because I was reading about how the More...

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By Kahlil Thomas On Monday, November 10th, 2014

How Do 2014 Jets Compare to 1996 Jets?

In the span of the New York Jets’ 1-8 start to the 2014 NFL season, there was talk about the last time that the team lost eight games in a row. That would be the year of 1996 when the New York Jets finished the More...

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By Thomas Duffy On Monday, November 10th, 2014

It’s Official: Odell Beckham Jr. is a Star

Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports I remember seeing Victor Cruz get hurt. A terrible game went from bad to worse as the New York Giants lost their most marketable and most popular player in a blowout loss to the Philadelphia More...

By Michelle SportsX On Thursday, November 6th, 2014

Roger Goodell shows up in a sweater

(USATSI) Did you happen to see the news last night?  As I sat in a restaurant on Second Avenue somewhere in between 60th and 72nd, I could not help but notice the crowd in the bar with their eyes glued to the story More...

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By Sean Saint Jacques On Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

What we learned from Week 9 in the NFL

(Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images) During week nine, teams begin to measure their strengths against the best competition the league has to offer while gauging where they stand for a playoff spot. In a league that More...

By Michelle SportsX On Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

Top Fifty Twitter Handles for this year’s NFL Draft

Are you ready for this year’s NFL Draft?  If you’ve answered affirmatively, I’m going to ask you to look again.  Are you sure you have all you need?  Just in case, I’ve gone ahead and More...

By Michelle SportsX On Monday, November 3rd, 2014

What role did racism play in the Sayreville hazing?

Did you hear that people are starting to ask what role racism played in the circumstances regarding the allegations of sexual assault involving members of the Sayreville football team?  This article [ ] More...

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By Alyson Mintz On Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: A Glimmer of Hope

(Image via Throughout the month of October, valiant efforts have been made to promote breast cancer awareness, specifically through campaigns in the sports world.  Breast cancer is a truly devastating More...

The Giants should look to give Rashad Jennings a heavy work load upon his return. (Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports)
By Sean Saint Jacques On Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Three things the Giants must do off the bye to get back on track

The Giants should look to give Rashad Jennings a heavy work load upon his return. (Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports) The New York Giants are coming off a bye after dropping two straight games to the Philadelphia More...