Wisconsin High School Athletic Association Bans Fans From Booing, Chanting “USA, USA!”

WIAA Sportsmanship Campaign
January 13, 2016

The Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association (WIAA), regulatory body for all Wisconsin high school sports, sent an email to Wisconsin students, student-athletes, coaches, parents, cheerleaders, and others back in December reminding them about their new guidelines for sportsmanship. The rules ban “chants by student sections directed at opponents and/or opponents’ supporters that are clearly intended to disrespect,” according to WIAA. Obviously, sometimes fans can get a little carried away, but some…

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Essendon drugs verdict: 34 players guilty of doping charges and banned for 2016 season – AFL

Essendon drugs verdict: 34 players guilty of doping charges and banned for 2016 season – AFL
January 12, 2016

The Essendon Bombers of the Australian Football League will likely not be playing next season. That’s because pretty much the entire team–including 22 players no longer with the squad–were found guilty on doping charges after they lost an appeal this week.  Here’s more from The Guardian: Thirty-four past and present players of Essendon football club have been found guilty of doping charges after an appeal from the World Anti-Doping Agency’s…

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Is There a Sure Thing in Fantasy Football Anymore?

football on field
December 7, 2015

Just when you think you’ve got something figured out (like life) you quickly realize that you don’t. That brief moment of clarity can quickly be replaced by even more confusion because you THOUGHT the mystery was solved. Such, I believe, is the nature of fantasy football for 2015 . . . and maybe beyond. Nothing, it seems, is an iron bet anymore. Let’s start with Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning….

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Video: Fan Hits Player With Paper Airplane During England Peru Soccer Match

Video: Fan Hits Player With Paper Airplane During England Peru Soccer Match
November 30, 2015

Is this the best paper airplane toss of all time? More from the YouTube Description: Best Paper Plane Throw Ever: Fan Hits Player In The Head With Paper Plane From The Nose Bleed Section! Fan Hits Player In The Head With Paper Plane From The Nose Bleed Section! During England Vs Peru match England v Peru at Wembley tonight. Maybe the best paper plane throw you’ll ever see. England v…

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