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What “IF” the media was wrong about Joe Paterno?

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Years ago I met a man at a business conference.  He was from Cleveland, Ohio and I was, at the time living in Manhattan.  We were both working for the same company and we were in Pennsylvania at a business meeting that was meant to inspire motivation, among other things.  We shared the same boss, who had these creative plans to get his employees More...

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By Alyson Mintz On Thursday, October 30th, 2014
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Breast Cancer Awareness Month: A Glimmer of Hope

(Image via USAToday.com) 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...

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By Michelle SportsX On Monday, October 20th, 2014
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Peyton Manning’s tie is the latest Sunday Night Fashion

Jack Dempsey/AP Photo When you think of sports, do you think about fashion?  I do.  Not sure why but I do. Let’s take for example, Peyton Manning, and use him to help illustrate and make a point about sports More...

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By Michelle SportsX On Saturday, October 18th, 2014
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Monmouth Park Racetrack almost ready to welcome wagers on sporting contests

Photo Credit: Flickr user A. M. A. Campbell Monmouth Park Racetrack will be open on Sunday, October 26, 2014 and it will be accepting your wagers on sporting contests and athletic events.  That sounds like sports More...

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By Michelle SportsX On Friday, October 17th, 2014
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Stepping out on to the ‘Red Carpet’ for the Women’s Sports Foundation: Annual Salute to Women in Sports

On October 15, 2014, the Women’s Sports Foundation held it’s Annual Salute to Women in Sports at Cipriani Wall Street, in New York City.  I was so blessed to have been asked to cover this event for Double More...

By Michelle SportsX On Tuesday, October 14th, 2014
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Should pro athletes be role models?

Pretty sure it was Charles Barkley who said that professional athletes are not supposed to be role models.  Rumor has it that he also said that all the women in San Antonio are fat, so it could be that what Charles More...

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By Chip Gianni Jr. On Sunday, October 12th, 2014
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Utah Jazz sign five year-old to one-day contract

Tom Smart/AP The Utah Jazz signed a five year free agent guard for a special scrimmage the on Monday October 6. JP Gibson, of Layton, UT, had been diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Thanks to the Jazz More...

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By Michelle SportsX On Friday, October 10th, 2014
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Does the media focus too much on yesterday’s NFL?

What role does the media have in shaping the way Americans view sports? Who decides what stories run on the front page, and which ones get left on the cutting room floor? When I was a student, enrolled in a master’s More...

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By Michelle SportsX On Wednesday, October 8th, 2014
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Today’s Opinion Poll: Should a mere allegation be enough to suspend an NFL player?

  Adrian PetersonPhoto Credit: sportingnews.com At the moment Adrian Peterson, the suspended NFL player whom, if it not for being arrested on allegations of child abuse, would be somewhere other than a court More...

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By Michelle SportsX On Tuesday, October 7th, 2014
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Sayreville H.S. football bullying: Shades of Gray Matter

Update:  According to reports at [ www.nj.com ] the allegations may involve seventeen and eighteen year old students who would have lights turned out and grab an underclassmen and hold them down, stick a finger More...