Tag: Texas A&M

Football events for women are fun…when they’re done right

Texas A&M made a lot of people angry over the weekend when slideshow pictures were released from their “Chalk Talk for Women” event. The football terms used in the slideshow were correct in theory, but as with many things in life, context and tone are key. And this particular presentation in front of 700 women was filled with sexist remarks and wreaked of sexual innuendos only a 3rd grader would find funny. While it’s a bad look for Texas A&M, they aren’t the only organization holding events like this.  A simple Google search results in numerous schools from all...

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The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same

Well that was ugly. Notre Dame’s vaunted defense was no match for the onslaught that is the Crimson Tide as Alabama steamrolled the Fighting Irish 42-14 to capture its third BCS title in four years. Alabama drove right down the field on its opening drive and never looked back. It was 14-0 after one quarter and 28-0 at half. Notre Dame trailed 35-0 before finally getting on the board and ending Alabama’s incredible 108 minute-long BCS title game shutout streak. For the second straight year, Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron came up big when it mattered most. Last year’s title...

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