Tag Archives: National Football League

Kaepernick and NFL Employment

On the Unemployment of NFL Quarterback Collin Kaepernick, on Kaepernick’s Protest (and His Right to Do So), and on the First Amendment By Ken K. Gourdin Doug Robinson of Salt Lake City’s Deseret News commented on the reluctance of National … Continue reading

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On Doing for Others

On Throwing Oneself a Pity Party, on Becoming Completely Wrapped Up in the World’s Smallest Possible Package—and on Escaping Those Confines and Expanding Beyond Them By Doing Something Good for Someone Else: Former High-Profile NFL Prospect Finds His True Purpose … Continue reading

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More Pierce Hyperventillating Re Things BYU

More Hyperventillating from Scott D. Pierce About Things BYU – Steve Young’s Comments in Bloomburg Business Week Profile “Stunning,” “Reckless”? Hardly; They’re Simply Another “Dog Bites Man” Story By Ken K. Gourdin Salt Lake Tribune television critic Scott Pierce, who … Continue reading

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Losing’s Not Funny

The NFL’s San Diego Chargers Lost, Their Kicker Laughed: How Serious? By Ken K. Gourdin There is a story at NFL.com outlining the unhappiness of some (many) with San Diego Chargers kicker Josh Lambo’s comportment after a loss (for some—many—Lambo’s … Continue reading

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Deflate Gate

A Word About “Deflate-Gate,” Even Though It Doesn’t Matter Anymore (And Maybe Never Did) By Ken K. Gourdin Apparently, a mischievous poltergeist invaded New England Patriots environs and deflated footballs used by the Patriots and by their quarterback, Tom Brady, … Continue reading

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Faceball?

Football, Baseball . . . Faceball? By Ken K. Gourdin Then there’s this, from Yahoo! Sports (last accessed today): http://sports.yahoo.com/blogs/mlb-big-league-stew/yankees-prospect-brutally-attacked—ex-panthers-linebacker-arrested-233005179.html As a Weber State alumnus, I’m ashamed that this guy went to the same school I did (well, one of … Continue reading

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