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  • Did the Seahawks Overpay Russell Wilson?

    After three consecutive postseason appearances and back-to-back Super Bowl visits, Seattle Seahawks’ signal caller Russell Wilson was in line for a big payday. The fourth-year quarterback has exceeded expectations from his third round draft position in 2012 to become one of the top playmakers ...

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  • Washington NFL’s Gamble with Galette

    After going through a season in which the pass rush lacked some bite, the Washington NFL team may have bitten off more than they can chew in attempts to restore it. Washington announced the signing of former New Orleans Saints pass rush specialist Junior Galette last week, signing the ...

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  • Orioles Make Trade to Fight for Playoffs Chances

    The Baltimore Orioles answered the question most fans have had leading up to the trade deadline of July 31. Would the Orioles make a trade to better their chances of competing for a playoff spot? Or would they pass up on making a trade because the team trailed behind the division lead by too ...

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  • Nationals Gear Up for Pennant Run

    In celebration of the 10th anniversary of the Washington Nationals moving to Washington, D.C., from Montreal, the team has highlighted several key moments during the last decade with the fans.  But one moment that Nationals fans haven’t had a chance to experience during most of those 10 ...

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  • Another Viewpoint: ‘Time Well Spent’

    A few days ago my phone rang, and when I picked it up there was the voice of Wanda Pearson.  Wanda is the gatekeeper of the AFRO, whether you are calling on the phone or attempting to gain admission.  To get past Wanda without the right credentials or reason is like trying to recreate the […]

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  • Goodman League’s Lincoln Park Destroys NYC Team

    The George C. Goodman League on July 31 hosted a big primetime game between it’s Lincoln Park Goodman League team and a visiting team from New York. The team from New York didn’t know what hit them. Lincoln Park destroyed Team NYC by 40 points, beating them by such a large deficit that ...

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  • Black Female Golfer Makes History

    Renée Powell, a pioneering African-American golfer who often fielded racism during her years on the Ladies Professional Golf Association Tour, recently made history by becoming one of the first female members of the Royal & Ancient Golf Club of St. Andrews, which is considered the ...

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  • Johnson, Martinez, Smoltz, Biggio enter Hall of Fame

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Three pitchers who became dominant after trades and a rock-solid catcher-turned-second baseman have a new moniker — Hall of Famer. Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, John Smoltz and Craig Biggio were inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday and basked in the ...

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  • Should the NBA Move to Top 8 Playoff Format?

    The NBA is discussing eliminating the guaranteed playoff spot that accompanies division winners, and moving to a new structure that would award playoff berths to the eight teams in the Eastern and Western conferences with the best records. That potential move would remove the automatic bump ...

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