Representing the University of Houston, the Houston Cougars is an NCAA Division I college football that takes pride in years of excellence. Commonly referred to as ?UH?, the Houston Cougars have established their name well in collegiate football and has played their first season in 1946. The team has won over 10 conference championships over the years and had players winning coveted awards including the Heisman Trophy award and the Davey O?Brien Quarterback Award which was both awarded to Andre ...› Continue reading
If you are a runner, then I am sure that you will know about
Imagine this scenario if you will. Let's say that you are 7.5k
into a 10k run and the road starts to incline. Ever so slightly,
but enough to put that extra strain on your legs as you try to
maintain contact with the leaders. And the temperature? Well,
it's the morning, but it's hot and liable to get hotter before
the end. And to make matters worse, you were so desperate to
maintain contact with the leading group, that ...› Continue reading
Premiership preview 2005/06
The 2005/06 Premiership season gets underway on August 13th, and
if the bookmakers are to be believed, the title will once again
be contested by three teams.
Two of those – Chelsea and Arsenal – meet on 7th August in the
traditional curtain-raiser to the new season, the Community
Shield. As if any further spice was needed – the on-going Ashley
Cole tapping-up saga looks set to ensure that meetings between
these two London rivals are tense and feisty affairs.
A ...› Continue reading
The baseball season is here and the game’s greatest players are
in the news. They have hit the headlines not for their prowess
on the field, but for alleged steroid abuse in the locker room.
Baseball’s greatest stars could have taken a body building
lesson from a former out-of-shape 135 pound weakling.
Today’s kids are learning a tough lesson. They are watching
baseball heroes suffer through some of the effects of steroid
abuse. Those huge, powerful muscles Jose Canseco and other
baseball ...› Continue reading
Representing the University of Huntington in West Virginia, the Marshall Thundering Herd is a collective intercollegiate athletic team that competes in Conference USA, NCAA Division I. The Thundering Herd?s home base is the Joan C. Edwards Stadium. They parade in the color combination of kelly green and white, with Marco the Buffalo as their mascot. The Marshall Thundering Herd has won several conference titles, winning the first one way back in 1925. They have won the championships in 1928, ...› Continue reading
Founded in Greenville, North Carolina, The East Carolina Pirates is the team representing the intercollegiate professional football team in the National Collegiate Athletic Association for East Carolina. So far, the team has won over 8 bowl games and 5 conference championships. Popular for its Old Gold and Royal Purple combination, the team boasts is perseverance to constantly bag the championships. East Carolina Pirates has been in a total of three conferences so far which includes North ...› Continue reading
Is the health of your knees on your mind, especially when you play football?
What you probably do not enjoy is the pain you feel in your knee after a game, or after practice. Of course, not everyone suffers from knee injuries after a game of football, but more often than you think these kinds knee problems do arise.
Because of the level of contact involved in football, there are many ways you can injure your knees. You already know this to be true.
Each position played in football presents a ...› Continue reading