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2014-09-25 23:07:53

Includes 200 Artifacts Representing Pro Football’s Dynasties, Legends and Pioneers Dearborn, Mich (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Fans no longer need to wait until game day to get their football fix when Gridiron Glory: The Best of the Pro Football Hall of Fame kicks-off inside Henry Ford Museum on October 3, 2014 through January 4, 2015. An interactive traveling exhibition from the Pro Football Hall of Fame, Gridiron Glory presents a panoramic view of the story of professional football from...

2014-09-25 23:06:38

With the recent hamstring injury of Arian Foster that put him out of play, Fasciologist Ashley Black is exploring the root cause of these problems, which is likely affected by fascia. LOS ANGELES, CA (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 News reports that over 1,300 injuries have been recorded in the NFL between 2013-2014 (The Wall Street Journal, Jan 26, 2014, http://online.wsj.com), and the top three types were of the legs. Even though these injuries are to the foot, ankle, knee and upper leg,...

2014-09-25 23:01:40

Ticket Down announces that rugby powerhouses, New Zealand All Blacks and the United States Eagles, will battle at Soldier Field in Chicago in November. This popular ticket site is offering their customer satisfaction promo code RUGBY for added savings. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 Ticket Down is a reliable source of cheap tickets for the rugby match between the New Zealand All Blacks and United States Eagles at Soldier Field in Chicago on November 1st. For fans of rugby around...

2014-09-25 23:00:35

Alegrium, an independent mobile gaming developer behind the Icon Pop series (Icon Pop Quiz, Icon Pop Song, Icon Pop Brand, etc.), has released a brand new app in the App Store, with a fresh new concept in casual strategy gaming. JAKARTA-INDONESIA (PRWEB) September 25, 2014 BILLIONAIRE. is unlike any other; it combines various elements of virtual business development strategy and fuses them into a simple yet addictive game mechanic. Players will start with $1000 capital to start a...

2014-09-25 20:20:30

Next-generation Ford Edge on 'short list' for 2015 North American Truck/Utility of the Year PORTSMOUTH, N.H., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In what is shaping up to be a landmark year for the Ford fleet, the Ford Edge is one of many models within the lineup receiving a redesign for the 2015 model year. While iconic models like the Ford F-150 near Manchester NH and the Ford Mustang both received complete overhauls, the Ford Edge has quietly become one of the best vehicles in...

2014-09-25 16:24:51

Xcell Pro Sports Management introduces new sponsorships for Tanaka with Solar Rain Water and SkinAgain GREENSBORO, Ga., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Professional golfer Maiya Tanaka will compete for the $100,000 champion's prize as part of a $300,000 purse being awarded to winners of the Big Break Invitational 2014 tournament, which is set for Sept. 30 - Oct. 3 at Reynolds Plantation resort. Tanaka, a San Diego native who played this past season on the Symetra Tour, is excited to...

2014-09-25 16:24:26

NEW YORK, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hercules Trophy, the super-charged inter-company sporting team day that builds camaraderie, embraces networking and promotes company loyalty is pleased to announce it will inspire the participants to support September's Mission Foundation. "The Crunch Hercules Trophy will be organised on Liberty State Park, next to the 911 Memorial. The monument takes your breath away and inspired us to support September's Mission," says Inge Van Belle,...

2014-09-25 16:24:17

AMHERST, Mass., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When UMass football returns to campus this week, the latest generation of Minutemen will step onto a next-generation AstroTurf(®) field. As part of a multimillion dollar renovation project of Warren P. McGuirk Alumni Stadium, the university selected a brand new playing surface from AstroTurf, the originators of the synthetic turf industry. The finishing touches were applied to the new field in August, and now UMass is set to host its...

2014-09-25 16:24:04

Chobani to fuel generations of Team USA athletes as official yogurt provider COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States Olympic Committee and Chobani, the No.1-selling Greek Yogurt brand in America, today announced a long-term partnership through 2020. Through this extension, Chobani will serve as the official yogurt provider to Team USA for the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang,...

2014-09-25 12:25:42

Industry Leaders Partner to Provide One-Stop Destination for Gaming-Centric Content and Brand Marketing NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Major League Gaming (MLG), the global leader in eSports and premium broadcast streaming platform, and NCompass International (NCompass), a leading global experiential marketing agency and top event production company, today announced an exclusive partnership making them the definitive solution for premier gaming events...


Latest Sports Reference Libraries

Agricultural Show
2013-08-21 06:49:05

An Agricultural Show is a public event and is synonymous with the term state and county fairs. Agricultural shows exhibit all things pertaining to agriculture including equipment, animals, sports, and recreation. Livestock entered into the show is judged for various merits with ribbons being awarded. Competitions are held as well as trading of equipment and breeding stock. Agricultural shows are an intricate part of life in small country towns or other farming communities. The shows can...

Southern Cricket Frog, Acris gryllus
2013-07-26 13:49:45

The Southern Cricket Frog (Acris gryllus) is a small Hylid frog that is native to the Southeastern United States. It's very similar in appearance and habits to the Northern Cricket Frog, Acris crepitans, and was previously conspecific. The scientific name Acris is from the Greek word for locust, and the species name gryllus is Latin for cricket. The Southern Cricket Frog is approximately 0.75 to 1.5 inches. It has a pointed snout. The hind leg is more than half of the body length when...

European Free-tailed Bat, Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis
2013-06-18 12:46:10

The European free-tailed bat (Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis) is a species of free-tailed bat that is native to many areas in the Old World. It was reportedly seen in Korea in 1931, but no other reports have been recorded since that year. The body length of this species reaches between 3.3 inches and 3.7 inches, with a wing length of up to 2.5 inches. The European free-tailed bat appears on the IUCN Red List with a conservation status of “Least Concern.” Image Caption: European...

Big-eared Woolly Bat, Chrotopterus auritus
2012-07-17 11:09:49

The big-eared woolly bat (Chrotopterus auritus), also known as Peter’s woolly false vampire bat and the false woolly vampire bat, is the only member of its genus. It is native to South and Central America, with a range that includes southern Brazil, Paraguay, and southern Mexico to Argentina. It prefers a habitat within subtropical forests, roosting in hollow logs and caves. The big-eared woolly bat is large, making it a rather slow flier. It will fly at altitudes of up to 6.5 feet. It...

Natterer's Bat, Myotis nattereri
2012-06-25 17:20:04

Natterer's bat (Myotis nattereri) is a small bat that is native to Europe. Typically, this bat bears brown fur on the back, wing, and leg membranes, with the wings appearing to be lighter in color. The underbelly is white in color. Its name is derived from Johann Natterer, an Austrian naturalist. As is typical with bats, Natterer’s bat uses echolocation to navigate and find food. The frequencies of its calls range between 23 and 115 kHz and can last up to 3.8 milliseconds. During the hot...

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Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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