Tag Archives: football

The Sports Archives – ‘True’ Football’s Place in the United States

No one can deny that baseball and American football are the two most popular sports in the United States; they have both been a huge part of the nation’s sociocultural development for over a century, and their respective followings are … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – Baseball vs. Football as America’s Pastime

    Baseball has dominated the sporting industry in the United States since the 19th Century, and is rapidly approaching the 170th anniversary of its first game on American soil. Today, there are 30 baseball stadiums currently operating under Major-League … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – From Football (Soccer) Player To Legend!

From Football Player To Legend Britain is obsessed with football. It’s our most popular sport by far. It’s also one of the most competitive and toughest sports to break into if you’re an aspiring player. Everyone wants to be a … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – Denver’s Top Sporting Mascots!

The Mile-High City has rather more than its fair share of professional-level and top college sports teams. As such, it is easily one of the most mascot-saturated cities in America. What many people don’t know is that these mascots actually … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – Real Madrid Goalkeeping Legends!

Over the past decade, many of us have become even more interested in Spanish football since Sky brought the games to our normal television viewing. During this time, two names have been synonymous with brilliant goalkeeping for La Liga. Barcelona … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – M&T Bank Stadium: Home Of The Baltimore Ravens!

Only one stadium in the National Football League hosts a home team that gets its name from a well-known Gothic writer. We see evidence of the unusual name in a famous poem with homage to the team’s energy soaring through … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – Candlestick Park: Home Of The San Francisco 49ers!

The Bay Area in California is home to dozens of world-class attractions. Alcatraz, the Golden Gate Bridge, Fisherman’s Wharf, and the San Francisco Cable Cars are all at the top of any tourist to-do list. But sports fans who happen … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – CenturyLink Field: Home Of The Seattle Seahawks!

As the crown jewel of the Pacific Northwest, Seattle, Washington is a must-visit destination for domestic tourists. You have likely heard about the Pike Place Market, the world-renowned fish market just off the Pacific Ocean. The SODO (South of Downtown) … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – 3 Popular Sports Bettered By Artificial Grass!

Originally introduced in 1966, artificial grass has changed the lives of many sports players across the globe, which is not bad for a product less than fifty years old. By being used to create high performance artificial sports surfaces for … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – The Positive Effects Of World Sporting Events!

The Olympic Games How long did it take for the ballyhoo of the Summer 2012 Olympic Games to die down? Days, weeks, months? It seems us Brits were all still talking and reminiscing about it well into 2013, whether we … Continue reading

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