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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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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 […]

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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 […]

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Panthers move Jerry Richardson statue from outside stadium as precaution

By Tommy Fradenburg Contributing Writer for Telegraph Local |See @tommyfradenburg The Carolina Panthers have been as outspoken as any sports franchise about the Black Lives Matter movement since the murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Minnesota on May 25. Iowa strength coach Chris Doyle put on leave after former players voice negative experiences Multiple players […]

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Jameis Winston Says He’s ‘One of The Best Quarterbacks’ to Ever Play and ‘It’s Not Over’ For Him

By Austin Payne Staff Writer for Telegraph Local |Owner of  Macro Sports Jamies Winston is undergoing a change of pace in his NFL career, but the confidence within him regarding his ability remains. NFL Announces Proposed Safety Protocols For Players’ Return To Team Facilities Winston recently signed a 1 year $1.1 million dollar deal with […]

Vikings' Dalvin Cook very unlikely to hold out in his bid for a new contract
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Vikings Dalvin Cook reportedly holding out for contract extension

By Tommy Fradenburg Contributing Writer for Telegraph Local | See @tommyfradenburg If the Minnesota Vikings returned to team activities tomorrow, star running back Dalvin Cook wouldn’t be present. NFL Announces Proposed Safety Protocols For Players’ Return To Team Facilities At least not according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, who said he will “no longer participate in […]

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NFL Announces Proposed Safety Protocols For Players’ Return To Team Facilities

By Austin Payne Staff Writer for Telegraph Local |Owner of  Macro Sports The NFL recently released their proposed safety protocols in regards to returning to action in wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. NBA Approves 22-Team Format To Finish Season These restrictions and precautions being taken are in response to the various other leagues enacting their […]

Iowa strength coach Chris Doyle put on leave after former players voice negative experiences
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Iowa strength coach Chris Doyle put on leave after former players voice negative experiences

By Tommy Fradenburg Contributing Writer for Telegraph Local | See @tommyfradenburg Iowa University football strength coach Chris Doyle is currently feeling the power of social media. Bills Rookie QB Jake Fromm Apologizes For ‘Elite White People’ Text Head coach Kirk Ferentz announced the long-time staff member would remain on administrative leave until the conclusion of […]

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Cowboys QB Dak Prescott Pledges $1 Million To Improve Police Training

By Austin Payne Staff Writer for Telegraph Local |Owner of  Macro Sports Dallas Cowboys starting quarterback Dak Prescott is pledging $1 million dollars to facilitate and “improve our police training and address systematic racism through education and advocacy,” he said Wednesday morning. Clemson’s Justyn Ross Ruled Out For Season With Upcoming Surgery The announcement came […]