Football

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A little over the top – Orange Eucharist

I just saw this on a clergy list and it may be old news for some. I love sports and particularly both all kinds of football myself, but I think this is really taking things too far. What do you all think? Too much? AKMA has already commented (and likely others) and he doesn’t like it at all. And he is right not to do so.  

Florida State and academic fraud

Some of you who follow US college sports will have heard about FSU’s admitting that 61 of its athletes cheated on exams, with the aid of their athletic academic advisers, during the 2006-7 seasons. (See ESPN story and video.) When such a matter happens the National Collegiate Athletic Association, the body that regulates college sports, imposes a sanction the students and the college or university. FSU administrators are now complaining about the penalty being levied […]