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  • Narrative Essay About Football

    Club football season is into its 10th week and fans are already on each other. Apart from the rivalries and derbies, the fantasy football is super exciting but football fans believe the fan base is 99% men but thank your stars am here to knock something into your head – ‘FOOTBALL IS FOR EVERYONE’. I am an Arsenal fan and I’ve been waiting for this season with the hopes that Arsenal would win the league title for first time since the invincible. I spend most of my time watching Match day live, Fan zone, football today and of course football games. However, over the years I have compiled five shits thrown at me every season from male football fans because they feel intimidated by my knowledge of football and they presume I am ‘faking’ it…

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  • Personal Narrative: My Product IT Football

    game when the ball is only in play for eleven minutes. My solution to these issues is a microchip in the football that measures where the ball is on the field at all time. The tracking chip is called IT(Information Technology)Football, since the ball is being tracked it would be easier to determine first downs because when the ball crosses the first down marker a sensor will alarm letting the official know it’s a first down and not having to waste time and review a obvious play that is either a…

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  • Why College Athletes Get Paid?

    Have you ever been watching a college sporting event on television and wondered how much the schools actually gain on having these sports? Well the answer to that question really is not that much. In 2010 the average net revenue of division one college football was 3.15 million, but 43 percent of the schools in division one had an average net revenue of 2.87 million in losses (Chua). This is because the schools that play in the bowl games end up spending more to play the football games then what…

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  • Should College Athletes Be Paid

    Larry Brown for Rules Violations”). Every year, college’s misconduct the NCAA rules for academics. Why do college athletes receive everything free in college, if they never participate in academics. Colleges provide materials that the athletes need, such as cleats, jerseys, and equipment that can cost over thousands of dollars. College athletes receive equipment that they need for athletics for free. For example, if you were recruited to the University of Oregon for football, you would…

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  • Should Athletes Get Paid Essay

    Playing extreme physical sports, like football, can cause major injury. This not only includes the body, but the brain as well. Brain injury is very common. Brain injury can lead to mental illness and physical illness. Brain injury is caused by concussions. Each time a football player gets hit they receive the equivalent of a thirteen pound bowling ball going twenty miles per hour at their body, and head. Not only is this dangerous to the player, but also to the family. The meaning is the…

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  • Should College Athletes Be Paid?

    This is why athletes should not be paid. Meaning, college athletes should focus on studying academics, rather than practing on the field. In addition, they can stay in school and keep their academics up for 4 years toward their degree (Cooper). Subsequently, the National Basketball Association and National College Athletes Association requires this from the athletes. In order to be drafted, they must fulfill these requirements. One: attend a university for at least 1 year or 4 years. Two: Have…

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  • Toronto Raptors Case Analysis

    Pricing Limited Supply, High Value Positions: Toronto Raptors 2015 Executive Summary July 2015 marks the time when the Toronto Raptors will have six free agents on the team. In light of the fact that the center position is considered the most important position combined with the fact that the two center players that have been signed are rookies, there is an implicit problem facing Dwane Casey as well as the managers of the only Canadian basketball team in the NBA. That problem is what to offer…

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  • Essay On Why Athletes Should Be Paid

    such as their value towards the team in winning or skill, insurance, or when they finish their careers, they have nowhere else to go most of the time, because they had spent a significant time of their life in sports. Professional athletes over time have been receiving big salaries due to the impact and talents they provide towards their sports, along with the fact that they have to pay for their own surgeries when injuries happen, along with the long term effects and stress on their bodies over…

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  • Should Professional Athletes Be Paid Essay

    six million dollars. A person in the military makes $20,000- $52,000. A teacher averages between $30,00- $50,000. The surgeon averages around $500,000. The average household brings in about $54,000 a year (Mueller). Athletes make millions and they bring in even more millions. Dolan states that in 1869, the Cincinnati Red Stockings brought in $29,000 and $9,000 went to the players and coaches, back in 1869, that was a lot of money. The other $20,000 went to traveling expenses. Athletes fly…

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  • College Athletes Should Be Paid: Article Analysis

    complete their eligibility” (Lewis). So if they are handled as if they are in a business why shouldn’t they get a little compensation? Should college athletes be paid? On one side of the debate people who are for it state it brings in revenue, helps manage their career, and gives them money after college. On the other side people give a counter argument stating that sports wouldn 't be fun, competitive disadvantage for small schools, and students would worry more about their career. Both…

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