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NFL replacement refs could be worse

» By Daniel Newton –fig1013@gmail.com This article was written prior to the ending of the Seattle Seahawks and Green Bay Packers game on Monday, Sept. 24. Professional athletes and fans alike have found excuses throughout the years to try and justify poor play or an unfortunate outcome. We have heard ...

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Is the pay worth the play?

» By Daniel Newton –fig1013@gmail.com For the first three weeks every season, we see a consistent trend in college football: powerhouses beating up on less-known and weaker competition. The infamous “pay for play” system has become a trend growing in popularity for many years. Big teams pay smaller teams, many ...

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Govs football sputters in 2nd half

» By Mike Williams –mwilliams0824@gmail.com The APSU football team would see a first-half lead disappear on Saturday, Sept. 15, in Nashville in their first Ohio Valley Conference game against Tennessee State. What started off as a game that looked winnable turned into a run-away as TSU handled the Govs, 34-14. ...

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Titans season off to bad start, more losses to come?

» By Daniel Newton –fig1013@gmail.com Bad omen or just a rough opening day? You can be the judge, but it was clear the Tennessee Titans were nowhere near the standard of play in their season-opener of a team deserving of a playoff birth, something they almost accomplished last season. The ...

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Govs play tough, fall to Virginia Tech, 42-7

» By Daniel Newton fig1013@gmail.com The APSU football team showed signs of life and improvement. Although the score did not show a close game, APSU held their own against Virginia Tech, falling 42-7 on Saturday, Sept. 8. APSU came away from the game with a sense of pride, as they ...

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