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  • Football Game The Teams
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    Football Football, outdoor game, played by two opposing teams with a ball of various types, usually an inflated bladder or rubber bag in a leather or rubber cover, spherical in shape. The object of the game is to score points by carrying the ball across the goal line of the opponents, or by kicking the ball through or over the goal of the opponents. The principal types of football played today are American football; association football, or soccer; Canadian football; Australian football; Gaelic ...
  • High For A Football Player
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    Football: at the turn of century Without question, football is the most popular sport in America. Football is also a sport that is enjoyed all over the world by people of all ages. Football is also an activity that the family can all enjoy as in example dad can play with his son on a Sunday team. Mom and sister can watch, or the whole family can go out on Saturday to watch college football or on Sunday for the big pro games. Football can bring people together if all of them love the game. Howeve...
  • Most Valuable Lesson
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    Most Untied States Senators have either prior military experience or graduated from Ivy League schools. With this trend how can one of the most powerful senators in congress be from a state university, be African American and only 38 This Senator really does exist; his name is J.C. Watts of Oklahoma State University. While at school. Watts played football and quickly became the school's star quarterback. So how does this average guy become one of the most influential republicans in congress The ...
  • Why I Like Football
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    Why I like Football Many people love watching and participating in sporting events. Franklin D. Roosevelt, the 32nd U.S. president once said, 'Sports is the very fiber for what we all stand for. It keeps our spirit alive. ' No matter if watching or playing, football is one of America's most popular sports. Many people attend high school, college, and professional football every year. You can relate many aspects of football and sports to life... I think football is the best sport I have ever play...
  • Jim Thorpe
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    James Francis Thorpe accomplished without argument what no other athlete in history has. The Sac and Fox Indian won gold medals in the pentathlon and decathlon in the 1912 Olympic games in Sweden and played both professional football and professional baseball. His feats on the football field put him on the 1911 and 1912 All-American football teams. In 1920 he became the first president of the American Professional Football Association (later to become the NFL). In 1951, he was one of the first m...
  • Name Brett Lorenzo Favre
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    I have chosen Brett Favre for my biography paper. The name of the biography was Brett Favre and it was written by Martin Mooney. If you love football you should read this book. I chose Brett Favre because he is a great quarterback and role model to children everywhere. I also chose him because he is a football legend Brett was born in a small town called Kiln, Mississippi, on October 10, 1969. Hew as given the name Brett Lorenzo Favre. He also grew up in this small town where he was as the secon...
  • Football And Basketball
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    Throughout this vast country we as Americans are entertained by many different things, including movies, music, and sports. Although, there are many ways for me to be entertained, I prefer the enjoyment of sports. As a youngster I enjoyed playing backyard games. We rounded up neighborhood kids and played for fun. We played either football or basketball every weekend. These two sports are the favorites of those who play them around the world. While these sports are alike in many ways, they are ve...
  • Football Field
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    Unexpected Reward Organized youth sports are excellent programs that every town in every state should offer to young people of their community. These programs help children to find their interests, build confidence, and make friends. All of these things are important in the development of a child. These are a few of the reasons that interested me in volunteering my services as an assistant coach of a Pop Warner football team, The Plymouth Vikings. I coached children ages nine to eleven. I would ...
  • Equal Comparison Between War And Football
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    Survival of the Fittest John McMurtry, in his essay "Kill 'Em! Crush 'Em! Eat 'Em Raw!" states "that body shattering is the very point of football, as killing and maiming are of war". The main points the author makes are based on words such as "for the kill" and "casualties". There cannot be an equal comparison between war and football because football is entertainment, but by definition, war, in its purest form, is survival. The three differences in football and war are the draft, the attack, a...
  • My High School Football Team
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    I see life very much the same way I saw football, when I used to play on my high school football team. The two have similar situations that can be compared, metaphorically speaking. There are many obstacles, hurt feelings, "friends" that have come and gone, however, there are also many happy feelings, memories, and much excitement. Stepping out into the real world for the very first time not knowing what to expect can be a scary experience. Like the first time I stepped on campus at Claremont Hi...
  • Two Conferences In The National Football League
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    The National Football League In the world today there is a lot of different kinds of sports. Most popular to us Americans is probably baseball, basketball, and football. The one that people enjoy watching is probably football. People of all ages like to watch this game, mostly because of the incessant body contact. One will get excited when there is an unbelievable play or a spectacular hit. Football like Classic Rock got popular right when it started. It is an exciting game when it started and ...
  • Troy's Idea Of Success
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    Fences Troy Mason is a man who thinks he is a failure but finds it hard to admit. Troy is a middle age black garbage man who feels held back by the "white man". Why you got the white men driving and colored lifting?" (p. 9). the quotation mentioned is an example of how Troy feels he will never amount to anything because he is a black man in the "white man's world". Therefore, Troy limits his goals in life. Maintaining a job, having a roof over his head, and food on the table is Troy's idea of su...
  • Your Football Career At The College Level
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    Are You Ready For Some Football? From the early ages in history to the present day, sports have always been an important part of society. It teaches discipline, how to be a team player, how to interact with others and is a good source of physical activity. In specific, football utilizes all of these aspects of sports and it's a great source of teaching self-restraint and perseverance. Some may say that football is a violent sport or it's not beneficial in any way, but in reality it gives a perso...
  • Peewee Football
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    Playing peewee football had always been something that I wanted to do when I was younger. I thoroughly enjoyed throwing the pigskin in the backyard with my dad, but I had never played football competitively. When I was around ten or eleven I decided to sign up for the peewee league. A major incentive for me to do this was the fact that I was a little on the chubby side, and instead of slimming down like other kids my age, I started to look like one of those elephant seals that just sleeps all da...
  • Women Play Football
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    The Gridiron is For Girls Too The roar of the crowd, the smell of the hotdogs in the air, and the loud crack of the helmets on the field, these are all things that football is made of. Now, do you find it unfair that women can not experience the excitement of creating this atmosphere like men do Not often to we hear a woman's name being announced over the loud speaker for making a touchdown. In some cases girls are allowed to play football through high school. If they can play up through high sc...
  • High School Dan Marino
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    What pops in your head when you think of the word icon? To me and icon is someone that you would look up to as a little kid or young adult. As a little kid my icon was always Dan Marino. I see Dan as an icon to me and many other young adults because of his contributions off and on the field. Dan Marino has become a great football player over the past 16 years and also a dependable family man and contributor to charities. Many of the events that molded him into such a great man will be discussed ...
  • Respect For Jem's Passion
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    It Really Does Take Heart In To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee there are many stories we can use to model our lives after. Each of these stories reflects a lesson we learn in our own lives and in some ways, the problems and insights of American Culture as well. Here is an example of one of stories and how they reflect to the life of a person like me. At the very beginning of the book when Harper Lee was describing her characters through Scout's eyes and giving us the introduction to the book, ...
  • Bo Jackson A Lot Of Money
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    Bo Jackson Bo Jackson was born in a small town just outside Birmingham, Alabama called Bessemer. His father left his family and moved to the other side of the city when Vincent "Bo" Jackson was just a baby. He never did much to help Bo's mom of the rest of their very large family. He would come around very little and did hardly anything to support Bo's mom. Bo Jackson was one of ten children. His family lived in a two room house and they only had two beds for all ten of the children. Some of the...
  • Plays Against The Scout Team
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    Football has always been life around my house. From the time I was 3 years old, I would put on oversized, hand-me-downs of my brothers and "play" football with the older boys in the neighborhood. I have always wanted to play for my father, Jerry. He never pushed me to play football at all; he only wanted me to do what made me happy. He is one of the most respected coaches in Metro Atlanta, and I have always looked up to him. Every day I strive to better myself in hopes of being as respected as m...
  • Pro Football
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    This all began a long time ago and it was started with a old man with a lot of time on his hands and he loved the thought of contact and so he developed football and played it with his friends. I like football alot and I play it whenever I get the chance and I will play it for as long as I can because it is really fun. I want to play in the pros because they make a lot of money and get a lot of women and see them naked which would be really fun because I have never seen a girl naked and they mak...

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