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Locals in the NFL: Can BYU’s Taysom Hill, Logan’s Luke Falk be long-term starters at QB?

AROUND THE SHIELD — After waiting around and rotating amongst a couple of teams in the National Football League, two local quarterbacks will get a chance to see significant time at the position for their respective leagues.Who would’ve thought that BYU grad Taysom Hill and Logan High alum Luke Falk, who grew up just over 100 miles apart...

Qatar has neglected World Cup 2022 migrant worker problem, says damning Amnesty International report

Amnesty International has launched a blistering attack on Qatar for failing on its promises to tackle widespread migrant worker exploitation ahead of the 2022 World Cup. A withering human rights report, which also piles fresh pressure on Fifa to ensure the nation is abiding by its code of ethics, says authorities are yet to solve the vast majority of...

Jason Terry named assistant general manager of Texas Legends

(Photo: Troy Taormina, USA TODAY Sports) Former Arizona Wildcats guard Jason Terry recently mentioned that he wanted to get into coaching, but it appears his career will take a slightly different turn for now. On Tuesday, it was announced that Terry is now the assistant manager of the Texas Legends, which is the G League affiliate of...

From Goga Bitadze to T.J. Warren, here’s one question on each Pacers player that needs to be answered – The Athletic

With football in full gear, basketball season is less than two weeks away. On Sept. 27, the Pacers will gather for the first time as a group inside the St. Vincent Center for media day, with the first practice the next day.The Pacers have gone 48-34 in each of the...

Liverpool star Andy Robertson quits Twitter after barrage of social media abuse for giving away penalty to Napoli – The Sun

LIVERPOOL star Andy Robertson appears to have quit Twitter after a barrage of social media abuse following the Reds' 2-0 defeat at Napoli. The Scot gave away a controversial late penalty with the scores level when he was adjudged to have brought down Jose Callejon in the box. 2 Andrew Robertson conceded a penalty late in the game in Naples 2 The...

Race/Sports: NFL Football | Betting on Pro Football Kickers

My friend Nick Canepa, who has covered pro football for more years than even he cares to remember, always has a one-word response whenever an extra point or a field goal is missed or blocked. “Kickers.” Sums it up nicely, doesn’t it? If you’re a bettor, is there a worse feeling than when you are either trying to hold on to...

Three weeks into the season

Share Tweet Share Share Email Three weeks into the ACC season, and already both good and bad things are taking shape. The good is that two programs, Clemson and Virginia, are still ranked teams. The bad would be a couple of losses by Boston College and Georgia Tech. The Eagles got run over by the Kansas Jayhawks last Friday night to the tune...

A football stadium is the main frontier for women’s rights in Iran today

Tehran, Iran: March 2019. A woman is arrested while trying to gain entry to the Azadi Stadium to watch a game of football after her gender is revealed to stadium security guards.Women have been banned from attending football and other stadiums in Iran as a result of the Islamic Revolution of 1979.For disguising herself as a man, Sahar...

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