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    He joined the 49ers as a second-string quarterback behind Steve DeBerg. He only threw 23 passes during preseason. Then, Steve DeBerg got injured due to a torn calf, Montana got his chance to shine. He didn’t start to well with only 9/24 passes and 102 yards, he became

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    Why do you stand during the National Anthem, some people stand out of pure respect, other people sit because they are “oppressed”. Colin Kaepernick started a controversial protest during the preseason football game on August 14th. Many people agree that it is for a good cause, but he is not choosing the right time to protest. People believe that standing during the National Anthem is a sign of respect and gratitude for your country, but people like Kaepernick chose this time to sit or kneel to get

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    Joe Montana Biography

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    Have you ever wondered who all the greats of football are? I do and I think everyone else should too. Because Joe Montana had such a great impact on the game of football, true fans should know his early life, his college experience, and NFL start. Joe was born in New Eagle, Pennsylvania on june 11, 1956. By now he would be almost 60 years old but he probably still get a few good throws in.In high school, he set many records and always wen’t on top of they games. In high school he set 14 records.

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    In the 80’s and 90’s the san francisco 49ers won a total of five super bowls under Joe montana and steve young. Over the span of two decades this team dominated its competition from montana to young, there seemed to be a steady rate of success through the years. This success caught the attention of a young boy by the name of Tom Brady who idolized the legendary Joe Montana and inspired him to become the quarterback he is today. But just as montana was replaced by a younger Steve Young we are faced

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    In the beginning of his seven years with San Francisco 49ers, Owens was drafted in the third round. This was a humble beginning. In his career, he soared to heights of greatness to become the second ranked player in NFL history after accomplishing 15, 934 receiving yards, 1,078 receptions and 153 receiving

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    The tendency of the mind is described as follows: "For him who has conquered the mind, the mind is the best of friends; but for one who has failed to do so, his mind will remain the greatest enemy." This goes on to explain that the greatest strategists are who they are because of their controlled mind, since strategies have existed ever since the human mind was known. The word “strategy” originates from the Greek word “strategos” which means “a general”, “army”, “lead” or “plan of destruction of

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    season. The Packers beat the 49ers today 17 – 3. When thinking about the 49ers offense even without Frank Gore, they are still one of the best offensive teams in the league. The Packers will probably go close to 16 – 0 this season and will probably being going very far into the postseason. Some teams in the league only excel in either offense or defense, but in this case, the offense of the Packers is one of the best and let me restate that the Packers beat the 49ers 17 – 3 today. Week 4 in almost

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    Chicago Bears ink deal with former Dolphins running back Daniel Thomas The Chicago Bears announced on ThursDay that they have signed a one-year contract with Daniel Thomas. The 1987-born running back was chosen in the second round pick by the Dolphins in the 2011 Draft. It was reported that he finished his four seasons at the team with 409 carries for 1,480 yards and 10 touchdowns in 52 games. He caught 55 passes for 412 yards and three touch downs. Last season, he played for a total 12 games

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    After playing his fourth season as a Bronco with a Super Bowl 50 victory over the California Panthers, Peyton Manning has announced his decision to retire ending his 18-year NFL career. The five-time NFL MVP Denver quarterback will be going out on top after helping the Denver Broncos to a huge Super Bowl victory last month over the ferocious Carolina Panthers. In addition, Manning also helped the Broncos achieve AFC West division titles, two Super Bowl appearances and one World Championship.

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    Images can evoke strong human emotion, both positive and negative, and Marjane Satrapi does an amazing job of doing both in her graphic novel Persepolis. The use of images to symbolize important events in a story is a beneficial strategy that can be seen throughout the book. Topics that play huge roles in Persepolis are nationalism (one’s pride for their country), social classes (the separation of the rich and poor), and the loss of innocence (when a person loses their naive nature to the corruptness

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    The New England Patriots are undefeated so far this season with a record of 8-0. I believe that the Patriots could go undefeated in the regular season because they have been playing very well and a lot of their games are not even close. I think they will go 16-0 because the rest of their games should be easy for them other than maybe the Denver Broncos, or the New York Jets, because you never know what could happen in a divisional game. So far this season they have won against the Steelers, Bills

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    College Football College football is know to be one of the greatest college sport of all time, and it is still growing in its popularity, and people playing the game. There has had the greats to Bo Jackson, Herschel Walker, Doug Flutie, and many for to come. It has also has had some of the greatest teams to the 80’s and 90’s Miami Hurricanes teams the Michigan 's, the Ohio State’s, the Texas’s the teams that no matter what are always trying to get a National Championship. In 1869 college football

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    Wow. Did we actually have a week of football without a crazy injury? Around fantasy playoff time no less?! We’ll chalk up last week’s injury-free week in the fantasy world as a win, but there’s still a lot of big names that are shelved for the season. If you are someone like me who has struggled mentally, physically and emotionally with all these injuries in your season long leagues, daily fantasy is the place to look. Fantasy6 is among the fastest growing fantasy sports sites on the planet. And

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    Conference Championship Takeaways 1. AFC Championship From kick off till the end of the game, the Denver Broncos outplayed the New England Patriots- and it wasn’t even close. Tom Brady was hit a season high 20 times. Their offensive line was embarrassed- specifically Marcus Cannon who was routinely beat by Von Miller. Miller finished the game with 1.5 sacks and an interception. The offense was outmatched by the Broncos’ defense. The Patriots finished 2/15 on third down conversions. They struggled

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    Peyton Manning Biography

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    than ever. He scored a record career-high of seven total touchdowns in this miraculous game, stealing the title against the defending champions and demolishing his personal record. Number Two: Record-Breaking Greatness In the 2014 game against the 49ers, Manning made history with a single pass. This particular pass marked his 509th touchdown pass in his career, which knocked Brett Favre’s previous record off of the field. He not only brought his team to victory, but also became the all-time leader

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    Demaryius Thomas lost his mom and grandma to drug dealing and fought through it, and made it to the NFL. He was drafted by the Denver Broncos. While growing up he stayed with lots of other people. Demaryius Thomas demonstrated strength by overcoming his rough childhood and going to the NFL and becoming a great athlete. Demaryius Thomas was born on Christmas, 1967. His parents are Bobby Thomas and Karina Smith, She was 15 when she had Demaryius and they were not married but took custody of him together

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    Have you ever heard of the Hermann Trophy? Maybe you have not, but I know you know about the Heisman Trophy for football. While the Heisman recognizes the top player in football, the Hermann recognizes the top collegiate soccer player. Jason Garey, the winner of the 2005 Hermann Trophy, is from Ascension Parish and was trained by his father, Rick Garey. I, too, have had the privilege to train with him for six-years. When I was a ten-year-old, high-pitched voiced, four-foot tall boy I experienced

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    In 1920, the National Football League (NFL) was founded and found success throughout the years. As the NFL grew more popular, wealthy entrepreneurs sought to buy their own teams in new cities, expanding the league. NFL commissioner Bert Bell refused to expand the league as he was being accused of monopolizing the football industry. As a result, Lamar Hunt decided to create his own league, thus the American Football League (AFL) was founded in 1960, challenging the authority of the NFL. In its early

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    The Cleveland Browns are of to a devastating 0-4 start, but it's how we have lossed these games. Duke Johnson said it best after the loss to the Washington Redskins, "That's what's most upsetting: We're knocking on the door...We're just not finishing." Now, I'm not going to say that the Browns should have won those games, but they very easily could have a 3-1 record right now. It started with the home opener against the Baltimore Ravens. Everything went in Cleveland's favor for pretty much the entire

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    OJ Simpson was a very achieved person player until he made one big mistake. The trial of OJ Simpson was a long stressful process to prove a star innocent or guilty of murder. This took Place in the state of California on October 3, 1995. OJ was tried for a murder crime of his ex-wife and another man. In the end OJ turned out to be not guilty of this crime. Justice was not served because in the trial OJ Simpson did not get a punishment for his said to be crime. OJ was one of the best NFL players

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