Tag Archives: football

The Sports Archives – Blitz! & Game Theory in American Football

Football (or, as the sport is known beyond North America, “gridiron”) is perhaps the most popular professional-tier sporting activity in the United States, celebrated annually by millions of people for its fun, fast-paced action and healthy competitive spirit. Last July, … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in College Football, Football, Other | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Sports Archives – The Strategy Driving Football Plays

Hectic, fast-paced, coarse…all words that could describe the flow of gameplay in American Football. There’s no denying the intensity behind this renowned sport, but a critical element of success that is easily and frequently overlooked is the logic and planning … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in College Football, Football | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Sports Archives – Retirement in Professional Sports

In November of last year, David Ortiz of the Boston Red Sox publically announced his intention to retire at the end of the 2016 season. A renowned left-handed batter known infamously for his power-hitting abilities, Big Papi has indeed come … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Baseball, Basketball, Football, Hockey, Other, Soccer | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Sports Archives – The Intricacies of Throwing a Football

The NFL’s 2016 Super Bowl is rapidly approaching, and players are still in the thick of competition to see which 2 teams will be representing this year. In any professional, competitive sport, players consistently demonstrate high-level playing mechanics and complex … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Football, Other | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Sports Archives – Martin Luther King/Desegregation of Sports

When it comes to athletics and Martin Luther King, Jr., there is not much to say about him personally; aside from an enthusiasm for pocket billiards, his sports background is not particularly eye-catching. Despite limited involvement as an individual, however, … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Baseball, Basketball, Football, Other, Soccer | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Sports Archives – New Year “Resolution”: Improving Your Game!

2016 is an entirely new year for the whole planet, and there is no better time for self- improvement than the start of it! Many such “new year’s resolutions” revolve around having more patience for others and improving one’s own … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Baseball, Basketball, Football, Other | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Sports Archives – The 2015 NFL Playoffs (as of 12/26)!

The 2015 regular season for the National Football League is rapidly coming to a close, and it will not be long before a handful of the teams with the best records are selected to compete in the 2015 playoffs. While … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Football, Other | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment