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successful women

Successful Women Show Society’s Ugliness

Just Not Sports, a podcast founded by three guys who talk to athletes about their lives outside athletics, approached Julie DiCaro, update anchor for 670 The Score and columnist for CBSChicago.com, with an idea: They’d find a group of real guys (not actors), give them some of the nastiest tweets...

Sports

Here Are The Best Shows for Non-Sports Fans

My husband loves sports. I didn’t grow up especially appreciating them. All my siblings are girls, and my father wasn’t really a sports fan. Outside of obligatory hometeam spirit (Baltimore is, afterall, the greatest city in America), our family wasn’t very interested. My mom is Canadian but not into hockey....

BCS Wrapped Up

What Happened? We saw USC absolutely destroy Oklahoma in the 2005 championship. The Trojans would have to vacate the win because Pete Carroll takes liberties with rules. We saw Alabama have the only shutout of the era in a rematch of the SEC Championship game in 2012. We saw Vince...

concussions

Concussions and the NFL

  The NFL paid out $760 million dollars to nearly 4,500 former players for failing to reveal the long-term affects of concussions and pushing injured players back out on the field. Some of these players suffer from Alzheimer’s or depression. Others are dead.    While some questioned the size of...

money

The Money Changed How We Think

  Which One? Quarterback A: Made every start in his five year career with an overall 54-26 record. He’s completed 60.5% of his passes throwing 102 touchdowns (TDs) and 56 interceptions. He has a QB rating of 86.5. He has thrown for 17,633 yards. He has ten 4th quarter comebacks...