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Vatican Continues Outreach to Sports World for New Evangelization

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In his Christmas message of December 20, Fr. Kevin Lixey, LC offered updates on some of the recent projects of the Church and Sport ... continue reading


Ryan Braun representatives deny any 'intentional violation' of performance-enhancing drugs

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Representatives for Milwaukee Brewers' Ryan Braun say the athlete will "ultimately be exonerated" of suspicion that he used banned ... continue reading



Sandusky arrested--again

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Former Penn State Coach Jerry Sandusky has been rearrested on new charges of sexual molestation of boys. The arrest comes after ... continue reading


Only 31 percent of California school kids are physically fit

Image of The lack of physical education is only worsening California's childhood obesity epidemic.

With an astounding emphasis on test scores, and core subject competency, California schools faced with budget are systematically ... continue reading


Boxing great 'Smokin'' Joe Frazier dead at 67

Image of Joe Frazier used his righteous left hook with impunity during his professional career, retiring in 1976 with a 32-4-1 record, staging one last comeback fight in 1981.

He was called the quintessential Philadelphia boxer by Mayor Michael Nutter. More importantly, he gave a cocky and headstrong Mohammad ... continue reading


Racing world mourns loss of Dan Wheldon

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Two-time Indianapolis winner racecar driver Dan Wheldon has died after a fiery crash at the Las Vegas Indy 300. Wheldon, known for his easy ... continue reading



Oakland Raiders' Al Davis dies at 82: 'Just win, baby!' Watch

Image of Frequently seen in a sweat-suit with slicked-back hair, Davis successfully sued to relocate his team from Oakland to L.A. in 1982, then abruptly moved it back to Oakland 13 years later.

Known for his take-no-prisoners, no-nonsense style on the field and off, Al Davis, owner of the Oakland Raiders has passed away at the age ... continue reading


ESPN sidelines Hank Williams Jr.

Image of Hank Williams Jr. has been sidelined by ESPN.

If you thought it sounded like something was missing from the start of Monday night's football game, you're right. ESPN pulled Hank ... continue reading


Packers' 42 points were the most scored in an opener since 1919

Image of The game ended on a high note for Green Bay, with linebacker Clay Matthews and safety Morgan Burnett combining to push Saints running back Mark Ingram from the 1-yard line with no time remaining, preserving the Packers' victory.

The Green Bay Packers 42-34 victory over the outgunned Saints in Thursday night's NFL regular-season opener at Lambeau Field was a ... continue reading


Sports world shocked by baseball great's suicide

Image of Southpaw Mike Flanagan had won the Cy Young Award in 1979 after posting a 23-9 record and a 3.08 ERA. In 1983, Flanagan went 12-4 for the World Series champion Orioles.

The Baltimore Orioles, along with the rest of the sports world is still reeling from shock and disbelief at the word of former pitcher ... continue reading


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