Football

  • 5 Quotes From Sports Figures in 2014 Worth Remembering
    Posted in: Football

    Entrepreneurs can always use motivational stories and words of wisdom to power through the good times and bad times. Last year, the biggest stars and athletes in the sports community captured our attention with messages of leadership, inspiration and a sense of commitment to their daily craft. Below are five memorable quotes from sports in 2014 to provide inspiration in 2015: 1. Patience. After […]

  • 10 Inspirational Quotes on Leadership From the NFL's Greatest Coaches
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    A great football coach understands that words can inspire. As with success in business, victory on the field requires a leader who promotes teamwork, tenacity, perseverance and, above all else, the unrelenting desire to win. As the Super Bowl approaches, we’ve collected insightful quotes from some of the most respected NFL coaches, from Vince Lombardi […]

  • Seahawks Ban California Residents From Buying NFC Tickets
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    Tickets for the National Football League's NFC championship game went on sale this Monday, but not in California. The Seattle Seahawks – who host the San Francisco 49ers this Sunday – are limiting ticket sales to credit cards with addresses from six U.S. states (Oregon, Washington, Montana, Idaho, Alaska and Hawaii) and parts of Canada. […]

  • NFL Names 41-Year-Old Mother of Three Its First Full-Time Female Referee
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    Among the nine new referees that the NFL has announced for its 2015 season is a historic candidate: 41-year-old Mississippi native Sarah Thomas, who will be the league’s first full-time female official since its formation in 1920. Having played college basketball at the University of Mobile, Thomas became introduced to refereeing after tagging along with […]

  • Super Leaders: Are You More Like Manning or Wilson?
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    In sports and business, leaders come in all shapes and sizes. Some quietly lead by example while others motivate their team with inspiring speeches that evoke an emotional reaction. There are a number of ways to define leadership in business. If we look at a behavioral perception matrix, we can see that there are certain […]

  • Baltimore Unrest Affects Businesses, MLB and NFL Teams
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    Baltimore officials looked to restore calm in the city Tuesday, hours after violence and looting erupted following several days of mostly peaceful protests over the death of a man in police custody. Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan declared a state of emergency in Baltimore Monday evening while also activating the National Guard after roughly 20 police officers were injured and […]