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Illinois State Football Coach resigns suddenly, leaves Message on Door

A football coach at Illinois State University resigned on Thursday after leaving a note on his office door Fox News reported.  Kurt Beathard was the Redbirds’ offensive coordinator. Coach Beathard confirmed that he did leave a note saying “All Lives Matter to Our Lord & Savior Jesus Christ” after quitting the team, but he did not reveal […]

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President Trump Slams Athletes for Kneeling, Calls Black Lives Matter a Marxist Group

President Donald Trump said Black Lives Matter is a Marxist group and that professional sports players kneeling in support of the group are disrespecting the American flag reported Fox News.  The comments were made during a phone call with the Fox News show Fox & Friends on Wednesday. Trump criticized the Black Lives Matter group by […]

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Ex-employees allege toxic culture, sexual harassment with Washington Redskins

Fifteen former female employees told the Washington Post that they suffered sexual harassment and endured a toxic work culture while employed by the Washington Redskins NFL franchise.  Fourteen of the women remained anonymous due to non-disclosure agreements signed with the team.  Only Emily Applegate, 31, was identified by name. The sexual harassment and verbal abuse alleged by […]

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Washington Redskins coach Ron Rivera is brainstorming with Dan Synder For a New Team Name

By Austin Payne Staff Writer for Telegraph Local |Owner of  Macro Sports The Washington Redskins apparently need all the help that they can get in order to find a more publicly acceptable nickname for the franchise. Dallas Cowboys Star Threatens To Sue Sports Illustrated After Controversial Article Redskins’ head coach, recently let go by the […]

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Dallas Cowboys Star Threatens To Sue Sports Illustrated After Controversial Article

By Austin Payne Staff Writer for Telegraph Local |Owner of  Macro Sports Dallas Cowboys star running back Ezekiel Elliot threatened to sue Sports Illustrated on Monday after the media outlet supposedly posted a false headline, claiming that “Ezekiel Elliott Forgets to Log Off, Admits to Being High on Twitch: Traina Thoughts.” Washington Mystics Add Alaina […]

Sabres expected to pay out $19.1 million in signing bonuses to players
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Sabres expected to pay out $19.1 million in signing bonuses to players

By Tommy Fradenburg Contributing Writer for Telegraph Local | See @tommyfradenburg The Buffalo Sabers are joining an NHL-wide movement in paying its players their expected signing bonuses on schedule; despite COVID-19 related financial struggles. NHLPA plans to contest NHL ruling on unsigned free-agents The Sabers will pay just over $19 million of a total $300 […]

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LeBron James And Maverick Carter Unveil Voting Rights Group

By Austin Payne Staff Writer for Telegraph Local |Owner of  Macro Sports LeBron James, along with his long-time business partner and professional sports agent, and Maverick Carter have officially unveiled their voting rights group termed “More Than A Vote.” Former Seattle Seahawks WR Josh Gordon Applies For Reinstatement To NFL The organization will focus on […]

MLB commissioner Rob Manfred quickly rejects union's 70-game proposal
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MLB commissioner Rob Manfred quickly rejects union’s 70-game proposal

By Tommy Fradenburg Contributing Writer for Telegraph Local| See @tommyfradenburg Another day, another rejected proposal for a 2020 MLB season; with the commissioner Rob Manfred and the owners saying no to the MLBPA’s latest offer. MLB sends 60-game offer to players as leaders meet The union’s offer of 70-games, full prorated salaries and expanded playoffs […]

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Colin Kaepernick on Chargers’ ‘Workout List’ But No Current Plans To Bring Him In, Anthony Lynn Says

By Austin Payne Staff Writer for Telegraph Local |Owner of  Macro Sports Despite it having been months since Colin Kaepernick’s impromptu workout that was supposed to land him some interviews with NFL teams and confirm his interest in playing, it seems as though it’s taken a massive societal movement in the country to urge teams […]

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Saints, Pelicans Declare Juneteenth Paid Holiday For Employees

By Austin Payne Staff Writer for Telegraph Local |Owner of  Macro Sports The New Orleans Saints and New Orleans Pelicans have officially declared Juneteenth a paid holiday for all employees. Roger Goodell Encourages NFL Teams To Sign Colin Kaepernick The teams made the collective announcement Wednesday morning, as a sweeping of recognition for the Juneteenth […]