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‘Spadora on Sports’ Bowl Pick ’em Challenge

Our friends at Spadora on Sports are celebrating bowl season with their annual Bowl Pick ’em challenge. Those interested can click on the link below. The winner will receive a prize from the show! Click here to join! –     Read More »

NFF Concludes Momentous 57th Annual Awards Dinner

25th William V. Campbell Trophy winner David Helton, global humanitarian Dr. Tom Catena, and Hall of Famers Sterling Sharpe, Shane Conlan and LaDainian Tomlinson headlined the night’s honorees. By NFF Correspondent Josh Yonis NEW YORK (Dec. 10, 2014) – The fabled Waldorf Astoria Grand Ballroom in New York City witnessed an all-star cast of history’s greatest football players at the 57th Annual National Football ... Read More »

NFF Press Conference Transcript with the 2014 College Football Hall of Fame Inductees

Presented by Sports Systems provides online solutions for Athletics Directors and Sports Information Directors to better manage the Media and VIPs at sporting events. Click the logo to learn how Sports Systems can support your organization or email In advance of their induction during the 57th NFF Annual Awards Dinner at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City on ... Read More »

2014 John Mackey Award Semi-Finalists Announced

The John Mackey Award, based out of Freeport, NY has announced eight Semi-Finalists for the 2014 Mackey Award Freeport, N.Y. (November 17, 2014) – The John Mackey Award has announced eight semi-finalists for the 2014 John Mackey Award. Listed alphabetically, they are E.J. Bibbs (SR, Iowa State), Evan Engram (SO, Mississippi), Ben Koyack (SR, Notre Dame), Jimmay Mundine (SR, Kansas), Nick ... Read More »

John Mackey Award unveils 2014 Midseason Watch List

The John Mackey Award, based out of Freeport, NY, announces the Top Midseason Contenders for the 2014 Award New York, N.Y. (October 13, 2014) – The John Mackey Award has released the 2014 John Mackey Award Midseason Watch List. Given annually to the most outstanding collegiate tight end, the award recipient is selected by vote of the John Mackey Award Selection Committee ... Read More »

N.Y. Coach teams up with N.Y. CEO to change way sports fans enjoy basketball; creating revenue generating VR experiences

New York – October 10, 2014 – “Fans will no longer ‘watch’ their favorite teams, they will ‘experience’ the game. It’s as if they were actually at the event,” confirms legendary and eminent N.Y. Coach Jim Boeheim, long time Syracuse U. Coach heading NCAA and Olympic Gold Medal championship teams. The Coach is opening the doors to his personal basketball ... Read More »

Heisman Rankings: Week 5

By Nicholas DeLorenzo, FBS Editor, The Sports Network Philadelphia, PA ( – There’s not much shifting in the Heisman Trophy rankings this week, with most of the favorites continuing to put up standout performances to separate themselves from the pack. 1. Marcus Mariota, QB, Oregon — Even with the Ducks on a bye this past weekend, nothing changes at the top. Mariota has ... Read More »

Fairfield University to honor broadcast icons Verne Lundquist and Bill Raftery

FAIRFIELD UNIVERSITY TO HONOR BROADCAST ICONS VERNE LUNDQUIST AND BILL RAFTERY WITH SECOND ANNUAL “STAGS LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD: LEADER OF THE HERD” FOR LONG & MERITORIOUS SERVICE TO COLLEGE BASKETBALL ON WEDNESDAY NIGHT, OCTOBER 22, AT GRAND HYATT HOTEL IN NEW YORK CITY ***Noted Fairfield Alums Mark Beckwith, Diane Oakley to be honored with Distinguished Service Awards*** New York, September 9—Two iconic college basketball broadcasters – CBS Sports play-by-play announcer Verne Lundquist and his longtime partner at ... Read More »

FEATURE STORY: InfraScanner – Concussion Awareness and Advocacy Tool

By Janine McGowan, Contributing Writer New York, NY ( – Last season, a 16-year-old New York prep football player died following a helmet-to-helmet collision. Damon Janes walked to the sidelines, collapsed and was taken to a local hospital. After 3 hours, a CT scan showed bleeding in his brain and he was then transported to a trauma hospital which was 2 ... Read More »

Boyd Hopes to Return to Blackbirds

By Richard Kagan For Julian Boyd, his college basketball career may begin in January and end in March. Boyd, a Northeast Conference Player of the Year a few years ago, is attempting to return to action from a second anterior cruciate ligament surgery on his right knee. Last season, in the eighth game, Boyd suffered his first torn ACL after ... Read More »