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2012-05-05 23:01:19

Football history lost a great player and Hall of Fame-er when Junior Seau committed suicide yesterday. Therapist and football fan Dr. Bonnie Eaker Weil urges scientific community to use Seau's death as a call to action to further study the link between suicides and concussions. Football players often sustain multiple concussions throughout their career, and as players' lives end in tragedy the connection must be explored. Seau played in the 1994 Superbowl - eight defensive players from that...

2012-02-23 01:30:00

Well-known quarterback Tom Brady and up and coming quarterbacks Kyle and Austin Craichy and others coached by Tom Martinez are saddened by his passing Tuesday Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) February 22, 2012 66-year-old Tom Martinez died Tuesday after suffering a heart attack. It was his birthday. Martinez´s wife, Olivia, told the San Mateo Daily Journal that her husband was receiving dialysis at the time of the attack. Martinez is best known for coaching New England Patriots quarterback...

2011-04-13 10:37:00

BALTIMORE, April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Under Armour (NYSE: UA), the Baltimore, MD-based leader in sports performance apparel, footwear, and accessories, today announced the launch of a new consumer promotion offering fans the opportunity to attend the first-ever Under Armour Tom Brady Draft Chat on Friday, April 29. This exclusive engagement will feature rare access to the reigning NFL MVP, who will participate in a lengthy conversation and Q&A session with a limited group of fans....

2011-02-03 12:30:00

CINCINNATI, Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The New England Patriots added another noteworthy accomplishment to an already impressive 2010 regular season when it was announced the Patriots offensive line has been selected as the winner of the 2010 Madden Most Valuable Protectors Award, presented by Prilosec OTC®. Pro Football Hall of Fame coach JOHN MADDEN and Prilosec OTC presented the award, which honors the NFL's best offensive line, to New England's front five during a...

2010-10-19 09:10:00

RAYNHAM, Mass., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- New England Patriots Receiver Brandon Tate will be on hand to award contest winners $160,000 at Mastria Nissan in Raynham on October 26. Thanks to Tate's opening day kick-off return for a touchdown, 32 customers won $5,000 each. Over Labor Day weekend, Mastria Auto Group ran a promotion that gave its customers a chance to win $5,000 if one of the New England Patriots returned an opening kick-off for a touchdown during the season opener against the...

2009-10-04 15:59:51

Tom Brady ran for a touchdown and passed to Randy Moss for another Sunday, piloting the New England Patriots to a 27-21 victory over the Baltimore Ravens. Brady, who completed 21-of-22 passes for 258 yards, scored on a 1-yard run in the second quarter and hooked up with Moss on a 14-yard TD in the third. The Patriots also scored on a 12-yard run by Sammy Morris and field goals of 32 and 33 yards by Stephen Gostkowski. Wes Welker, back in the lineup after missing two games with a knee injury,...

2009-10-04 00:13:08

Miami of Florida's Jacory Harris passed for 202 yards and three touchdowns Saturday, and the No. 21 Hurricanes stunned No. 8 Oklahoma 21-20. Harris completed 19-of-28 passes and threw two early interceptions, but overcame a slow start to help the Hurricanes (3-1) win. Miami also got a 150 rushing yards from Javarris James. Travis Benjamin caught three passes for 61 yards and a TD for Miami. Oklahoma (2-2) suffered its second upset loss of the season. Redshirt freshman Landry Jones, who again...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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