MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 23: Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers runs off the field at the end of the first half against the Minnesota Vikings on November 23, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Keidel: Giving Thanks For Sports

Since we are upon our great day of gratitude, a pretext for gorging on poultry and then taking our swollen torsos to the nearest television for some football, let’s look to sports for reasons to give thanks.

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Gallo Goes There: Don’t Like New York? Why You Need Their Teams To Be Great

Okay, whoa. Whoa whoa whoa. Where are you going? Don’t leave. Not rooting for them more than your own favorite teams. That’s not what I mean. Not even rooting for them to win championships. But rooting for them to be good. Rooting for them to be legitimate contenders.


New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning (credit: Al Bello/Getty Imags)

Keidel: New York, The Worst Sports Town In America

Local cable providers love to remind us that we have nine – yes, nine – professional sports clubs, a way of persuading us to click on this package or that so we can view the screen-in-screen horror we call baseball, football, and basketball.


Peyton Manning (L), Eli Manning (R) (credit: Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Keidel: The Book Of Eli, Written By Peyton

You laugh now, but there was a time, very recently, when it was a debate. There was a time, when we thought the kid had commandeered the throne. There was a time when, when we thought it was the dawn of one empire, and the dusk of another.


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Archie Manning: “People Have Said We Used To Be The First Family In La. Now It’s The Robertsons”

The Drive Wednesday 9-25-13 – Archie Manning joins The Drive to talk about the special that was on ESPN, they get into Archie finding his dad after taking his own life, how the oldest brother Cooper Manning handles being part of the family, and we get into how Eli and Peyton chose to go to their respective schools.

CBS Charlotte–09/25/2013

CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 22: Ted Ginn Jr. #19 of the Carolina Panthers high-steps out of a tackle by Justin Trattou #69 of the New York Giants during play at Bank of America Stadium on September 22, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Record Day For Panthers As They Humble Giants 38-0 For First Win Of Season

Heading into the bye week, Carolina may have just found the tonic for what ails them – solid defense and a wide-open offense.


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Newton, Defense Lead Panthers Past Giants 38-0

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Panthers wanted to eliminate talk of coach Ron Rivera’s job security entering the bye week. So they earned their most lopsided victory.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–09/22/2013

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Voice Of The Giants Bob Papa Previews The Panthers Game

Mac Attack: 09/19/13:We were joined today by the voice of the NY Giants Bob Papa to preview the game on Sunday and to discuss what each team must do to turn things around

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–09/19/2013

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NFC Update: Teams Averted Catastrophe This Week For First Team Offenses

This week was the final week that starters were likely to appear in the preseason, offering fans one more indiscernible glimpse of what may lie ahead in the ensuing 17 weeks of NFL battle.


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NFC Update: NFL Preseason Victories Overshadowed By Key Player Losses

Here’s an update on which NFC teams took a step forward this week, and which ones overwhelmed the training staff with a rash of new injuries…




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