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Donald Trump Blames Obama for Questionable Play-Calling By Seattle at the End of the Game

Football fans around the country wondered what in the world the Seahawks were thinking when they did not give the ball to Marshawn Lynch on the goal line late in the game. Pete Carroll's weak explanation is not going to convince too many people it was a good idea. While the offensive coordinator blamed Ricardo Lockette one person blamed Barack Obama.Who on Earth would do that?via...
Via FatManWriting
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Barack Obama On DeflateGate: Referees Should Control Game Footballs

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Sunday said the NFL should consider how referees can control game footballs instead of individual teams and he defended his aggressive stance with congressional Republicans during a live interview during NBC’s Super Bowl pregame show. The Obama interview mixed a discussion of the game’s high-profile controversy...
Via NESN.com
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Obama on #Deflategate: 'If you break the rules, then you break the rules'

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is weighing into the controversy over deflated footballs and says the NFL should be considering how officials can control game balls. Obama says until the New England Patriots used deflated footballs in the AFC championship game, he didn't realize each team prepares its own footballs and brings them to the game. He says he's assuming the league...
Via AP on Fox
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Obama: NFL should consider officials controlling game balls

WASHINGTON (AP) President Barack Obama is weighing into the controversy over deflated footballs and says the NFL should be considering how officials can control game balls. Obama says until the New England Patriots used deflated footballs in the AFC championship game, he didn't realize each team prepares its own footballs and brings them to the game. He says he's assuming the league...
Via AP on Fox
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Obama assumes NFL will look at having refs control footballs

WASHINGTON (AP) President Barack Obama says he's not sure whether the Patriots cheated when they used deflated footballs in the game that got them to the Super Bowl, but says he assumes the NFL will consider giving referees more control of the footballs. Obama said in a live NBC interview from the White House kitchen about two hours before kickoff Sunday he doesn't think there's...
Via AP on Fox
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

U.S. Government’s New Policy May Help Cuban Ballplayers

One of the big questions when Barack Obama talked about softening relations with Cuba was what impact this would have on Cuban ballplayers. After talking to industry sources, some think we already have a new policy that will speed the process for Cuban defectors to become Major League players. This new policy is online if […]
Via Fangraphs
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Kansas Basketball Gave President Obama A Customized Jersey

President Barack Obama is now an honorary member of the Kansas men’s basketball team.  Obama spoke at the University of Kansas Thursday morning as part of his post-State of the Union address tour. Prior to his speech in front of thousands at the Anschutz Sports Pavillion next to Allen Fieldhouse on the Lawrence campus, Obama met with the Jayhawks’ basketball team.  Bill...
Via College Spun
10 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Barack Obama Trash Talks Republicans At State Of The Union

Barack Obama is out here dropping zingers at the State of the Union, telling the haters he "won twice."
Via Gamedayr
12 days ago  |  Discuss

President Obama weighs in on Lions-Cowboys controversy

The Dallas Cowboys penalty fiasco has gotten so serious that even the president was asked to give his two cents.   Barack Obama talked about the controversial non-call on the Cowboys that helped lead them to a 24-20 NFC wild-card win over the Detroit Lions in an interview with The Detroit News on Tuesday. The president is a fan of Detroit’s division rival Chicago Bears, but...
Via NESN.com
26 days ago  |  Discuss
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