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EXPLAINER: Rodgers and how the NFL's COVID-19 protocols
Post Date: 2021-11-11 16:34:28 by BTP Holdings
EXPLAINER: Rodgers and how the NFL's COVID-19 protocols November 5, 2021 Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers will miss Sunday's game at Kansas City after being placed in the NFL's COVID-19 protocol. Because he is unvaccinated, he must stay isolated for at least 10 days. Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) is shown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals, Thursday, Oct. 28, 2021, in Glendale, Ariz. Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is in the NFLs COVID-19 protocol and will miss Sundays game at Kansas City. Green Bay coach Matt LaFleur confirmed Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2021, that Rodgers was in the protocol, but ...
Dues Paid in Full, the Braves Are World Champions
Post Date: 2021-11-10 19:24:23 by BTP Holdings
Dues Paid in Full, the Braves Are World Champions Tom Verducci 11/3/2021 This team is about the long haul. This title is a triumph of perseverance. Baseball is a cruel, fiendishly inequitable dues collector. The payment it requires before doling out rewards follows whim more than logic. There is no other way to explain why Braves pinch runner Terrance Gore has three World Series championship rings and one career RBI. Or why Jorge Soler, hitting .192 on a last-place Royals team July 29, finds himself three months later with a World Series MVP trophy and a second championship ring to complement his 2016 Cubs bauble. Greg Nelson/Sports Illustated© Provided by Sports Illustrated Greg ...
I met this nice young man a few years ago at the Brickyard 400 at Indy (My title)
Post Date: 2021-11-07 19:43:59 by Esso
[Spoiler] The championship comes a year and a half after Larson used a racial slur (the dreaded N-word, in jest) while competing in an iRacing event during the pandemic shutdown in April 2020. Larson was suspended from NASCAR, lost his job driving Chip Ganassi Racings No. 42 Chevrolet and did not race in NASCAR again until this year after being reinstated in October 2020 (with Hendrick Motorsports, the late Dale Earnhardt's (#3) ride). Kyle Larson caps dominant season with Cup Series championship (The NASCAR Cup is kind of a big deal) Kyle Larson, the seasons most dominant driver in the NASCAR Cup Series from start to finish, completed his run to the top by winning the 20 ...
PETA wants MLB to rename the 'bullpen' to 'arm barn'
Post Date: 2021-10-30 00:34:09 by Bill D Berger
PETA is pitching Major League Baseball to retire the term "bullpen" and use "arm barn" instead. The animal rights group says "bullpen" mocks the misery of animals and devalues players. In baseball, a bullpen refers to both the group of relief pitchers and the physical area where the pitchers warm up. To make the point, PETA Twitter account has at least temporarily changed its name to Arm Barn. PETA says that cows and bulls are typically held in bullpens before they are "hung upside down and their throats are slit in the meat industry" and "tormented into kicking and bucking by being electro-shocked or prodded.""Words matter, and ...
Brooklyn Nets Ban Star Player Over Refusing Vaccine
Post Date: 2021-10-17 22:08:37 by BTP Holdings
Brooklyn Nets Ban Star Player Over Refusing Vaccine By Erik Drost - Kyrie Irving, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=63505322 OCTOBER 12, 2021 | AUadmin Kyrie Irving, one of the NBAs most high-profile stars, has now been suspended by the Brooklyn Nets over his refusal to get the Coronavirus vaccine. As The New York Post reports: In the wake of Nets star Kyrie Irvings apparent refusal to get vaccinated against COVID-19, the 29-year-old will not play until he does, the team announced in a surprise statement Tuesday morning. Exactly one week before the Nets kick off their regular season against the Bucks, the team announced Irving will not practice ...
Army Football's Winning Record In Jeopardy As General Milley Keeps Giving Opponents Their Playbook
Post Date: 2021-09-29 09:13:25 by Ada
WEST POINT, NYArmy's football program has been winning games this year, but that record may be in danger as General Milley keeps sending copies of their playbook to their opponents. "I have always believed it's important to give your opponent a heads up on whatever your secret plans are," said Milley to reporters while getting his weekly pedicure. "That's only fairespecially when your team represents the racist imperial forces of American white rage, and your opponents are oppressed people of color. I learned that in my ARMY CRT training last week." "I really appreciate the General giving us the Army playbook," said Ball State head ...
Never before have I so enjoyed hearing the 'F word'
Post Date: 2021-09-13 10:32:16 by Ada
I held off on writing about the "F‑‑‑ Joe Biden" chants that began at college football games a couple of weeks ago. I had three reasons. First, I'm not a fan of obscenities because I think they cheapen speech. Second, these chants were initially small groups at Southern colleges, which really didn't seem like a "thing." Third, I wasn't going to get excited until I learned whether the chants had legs. Well, it turns out they do have legs, and they're becoming large chants at multiple games (including New York baseball games). And most importantly, Joe Biden knows about them and isn't happy. The "F‑‑‑ ...
Danny Macaskill: Danny Daycare
Post Date: 2021-09-02 11:58:44 by Esso
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O. J. Simpson shot a video calling on folks to ďget the jabĒ and Twitter exploded
Post Date: 2021-08-05 21:01:13 by BTP Holdings
O. J. Simpson shot a video calling on folks to get the jab and Twitter exploded O.J. Simpson has always found a way to open his mouth and insert his foot . . . like when he penned his quasi-confessional If I Did It: Confessions of the Killer. This time he really stepped in it. Thats because O. J. Simpson shot a video calling on folks to get the jab and Twitter exploded. Two things are true about O.J. Simpson. O.J. was an amazing athlete and a low life individual. The man could run the ball like no other back in his hayday (sic). Both in college for USC and in the NFL for the Buffalo Bills, O.J. Simpson just dominated the competition. Click for Full ...
Arguing With the Inarguable
Post Date: 2021-08-04 17:21:50 by Ada
The Olympics are a festival of human biodiversity. Different sports are best-suited to different body types: For example, swimmer Michael Phelps, winner of 23 gold medals, and eight-time gold-medalist sprinter Usain Bolt are roughly the same height, but Phelps has a long torso, like a human surfboard, while Bolt has long legs. In turn, because humans evolved to have somewhat different body types in different parts of the world, that means that different racial groups have different athletic strengths and weaknesses, as you can see on NBC this week. Granted, most whites arent physically much like Phelps and most blacks arent much like Bolt. But on average, whites are a little ...
Was there a nefarious goal behind the manís loss in womenís weightlifting?
Post Date: 2021-08-03 09:10:03 by Ada
Gavin Hubbard believes that he is a woman.* His delusion, while sad, would be inconsequential were it not for the fact that he took a space on New Zealands womens Olympic weightlifting team, knocking out an actual woman, 18-year-old Roviel Detenamo. Those who believe that women and men are biologically different objected, claiming that his lifetime of testosterone gave him a huge physical advantage. With him as a precedent, transgender men will regularly squeeze actual women out from sports. However, at the Olympics, Hubbard missed the snatch three times, knocking himself out of medal contention. The question is whether he lost because he choked or because he was making a ...
An Olympic boxer just did something the boxing world hasnít seen since Mike Tyson was champion
Post Date: 2021-08-03 07:53:21 by BTP Holdings
An Olympic boxer just did something the boxing world hasnt seen since Mike Tyson was champion Boxing is by far one of the best sports to watch during the Olympics. But one recent match had some excitement that was completely unexpected. Thats because an Olympic boxer just did something the boxing world hasnt seen since Mike Tyson was champion. The Olympics are always a hit or a miss when you cut them on. Its either something boring, like race walking. Or its something entertaining to watch like womens beach volleyball. But boxing is one that is alway fun to watch, no matter the competitors. American boxing legends like Joe Frazier and ...
Transgender Weightlifter Knocked Out of Olympics Early After Failing to Register a Single Lift
Post Date: 2021-08-02 20:54:44 by BTP Holdings
Transgender Weightlifter Knocked Out of Olympics Early After Failing to Register a Single Lift by Jack Davis August 2, 2021 at 6:24am The first openly transgender athlete to compete in the Olympics is now out of any running for a medal. New Zealands Laurel Hubbard, a man who identifies as female, failed to complete a single lift in three attempts Monday in the womans super- heavyweight category, according to Yahoo Sports. Hubbard, 43, who formerly competed as a man, failed to lift a 120- kilogram weight (about 265 pounds). He managed to get a 125-kilogram load off of the mat, but the judges ruled it no lift. On Hubbards final attempt, he was unable to stand up with ...
Barack Obama took a new job that had LeBron James grinning from ear-to-ear
Post Date: 2021-07-29 20:49:02 by BTP Holdings
Barack Obama took a new job that had LeBron James grinning from ear-to- ear The NBA just got more woke. Its going to drive some fans nuts. Thats because Barack Obama took a new job that had LeBron James grinning from ear-to-ear. The NBAs woke politics are going global. NBA commissioner Adam Silver announced that Barack Obama joined the league as a strategic partner to push gender equity and inclusion in Africa. We are honored that President Obama has become a strategic partner in NBA Africa and will support our wide-ranging efforts to grow the game of basketball on the continent, Commissioner Silver announced. In addition to his ...
Simone Biles Speaks Out After Pulling Out of Team Competition
Post Date: 2021-07-27 21:33:11 by BTP Holdings
Simone Biles Speaks Out After Pulling Out of Team Competition by Erin Coates July 27, 2021 at 10:28am After her withdrawal from the Olympic womens gymnastics team competition Tuesday in Tokyo, Simone Biles said that she feels good physically but it varies emotionally. Physically, I feel good, Im in shape. Emotionally, that kind of varies on the time and moment, she told Hoda Kotb on NBCs Today Coming here to the Olympics and being the head star of the Olympics is not an easy feat, so were just trying to take it one day at a time and well see, Biles said. It was unclear if Biles will defend her ...
Jerry vs Lena
Post Date: 2021-07-27 12:00:27 by Esso
At the Olympics, the USA loses again and again, but Americans donít care
Post Date: 2021-07-26 07:37:52 by Ada
For many decades, the quadrennial Olympic games were grand moments of patriotism. Even as the Soviet teams used mountains of government money to train their athletes, our plucky amateurs somehow kept winning. There was a reason the Miracle on Ice was a miracle. Of late, though, our athletes are no longer amateurs; the Soviets are gone; we worship at the Chinese shrine; the Olympics are on every two years and broadcast 24/7, making for complete over-saturation; and too many of our Olympic athletes hate the country theyre representing. For that reason, those Americans who love their country the most have cared the least when Americans have fallen flat in Tokyo. The first occasion for ...
Are todayís sporting competitions fair? (Podcast)
Post Date: 2021-07-24 13:48:52 by BTP Holdings
Are todays sporting competitions fair? We ask Michael Johnson, four-time Olympic champion sprinter Jul 22nd 2021 ARE TODAY'S sporting competitions fair? The four-time Olympic champion sprinter tells Anne McElvoy why he handed back a gold medal after discovering his team-mate's use of performance-enhancing drugs, and why he thinks doping will never be eradicated. Should athletes be allowed to protest on the podium? And, the man with the golden shoes on his fantasy sport opponent? With acknowledgements to Team USA. Runtime: 33 min https://play.acast.com/s/4d641cbd-af7c-4475-81e8- c6a118bde4ee/02887dd3-91f3-4327-8d9e-b68d9029d9a7
NFL Looking into Ways to Identify Vaccinated Players During Games
Post Date: 2021-07-20 06:58:50 by BTP Holdings
NFL Looking into Ways to Identify Vaccinated Players During Games The NFL last month declared they would segregate vaccinated and unvaccinated players; however, now they are looking to labels players too. According to NBC Sports, the NFL has already required NFL players to identify whether theyve been vaccinated or not by wearing a bracelet inside of team facilities. Conversations are still ongoing between the NFLPA and NFL on what methods they will use during games. So, it appears numbers or logos wont be the only way to identify players on the field but bracelets or other markers will more than likely be used too. As of right now close 13 teams are close to 85% vaccinated, ...
Top 10 Ugliest Car Models in NASCAR History
Post Date: 2021-07-19 11:55:39 by Esso
Lewis Hamilton targeted by racists online after British Grand Prix win and Max Verstappen crash
Post Date: 2021-07-19 11:34:08 by Esso
Lewis Hamilton is targeted by racists online after his British Grand Prix win and accused of being 'disrespectful and unsportsmanlike' for celebrating the victory while F1 title rival Max Verstappen was in hospital after a huge first-lap crash with the Mercedes driver. Lewis Hamilton has received racist abuse online after winning the British Grand Prix after a dramatic first lap crash with Max Verstappen. Verstappen, 23, was taken to hospital after his Red Bull car was tagged by the Mercedes as it overtook on entry to Silverstone's Copse corner at 180mph on Sunday. The Dutch driver, who later described it as a "dangerous move", was sent out of control and crashed ...
Baby Biker: 4-Year-Old Has Insane Motorcycle Skills
Post Date: 2021-07-17 17:37:27 by Esso
Poster Comment:Gotta love them Slavs.
RNC to Air Ad During All-Star Game Slamming Dems for Stealing Competition from Atlanta
Post Date: 2021-07-15 08:15:50 by BTP Holdings
RNC to Air Ad During All-Star Game Slamming Dems for Stealing Competition from Atlanta Wikimedia Commons July 12, 2021| By: Sally Kent The Republican National Committee is set to air a new ad during Major League Baseballs slamming Democrats for stealing the All-Star game from Atlanta, GA after a new voting bill was passed. Democrats falsely claimed that the new law made it harder for minorities to vote and that it equated to Jim Crow 2.0. Despite the false claims, the MLB pulled the game from being held in Atlanta, where a majority of businesses are minority-owned and now it will be played in Denver, CO which is predominantly white. According to Fox News: ...
MUST SEE: Military Hero Dan Crenshaw BLASTS Olympian Gwen Barry After She Turns Back on Flag
Post Date: 2021-07-01 20:24:52 by BTP Holdings
Poster Comment:Turning your back on the flag at the Olympics should get you removed from the team no questions asked.
Former NASCAR Driver Candace Muzny Died From Accidental Drowning, Coroner Says
Post Date: 2021-06-29 22:11:51 by BTP Holdings
Former NASCAR Driver Candace Muzny Died From Accidental Drowning, Coroner Says Muzny died one month after she was arrested for allegedly slapping a nail salon employee. FEBRUARY 21, 2020, 5:00 PM ET BY SHARON LYNN PRUITT Officials have confirmed that former NASCAR driver Candace Muzny died in an accidental drowning. Muzny was found dead in her home near Ski Island Lake, Oklahoma on Monday after an unidentified party called police to report an unresponsive female, the Oklahoma City Police Department told Oxygen.com. She was 44 years old. The Oklahoma Office Of The Chief Medical Examiner has since confirmed to Oxygen.com that the cause of death was drowning and the manner of death was ...
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