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Are the Dallas Cowboys REALLY “America’s Team”? Maybe not so much


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Everybody says that the Dallas Cowboys are “America’s Team”.

But are they? Are they really that?

Maybe it’s time to really find out, scientifically, once and for all. And to do that, we have to turn to the Internet for an answer:

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NFL Logo Map Custom Cotton 20*36 King Size Pillowcase
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The Four Things that Define Wilderness


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You ever have the opportunity to go out into the wilderness and explore?

Camping is one thing, but have you ever just gone out and purposefully gotten lost? Unplugged entirely, on your own?

Trying to live the way your ancestors might have, experienced the land the way it was meant to be experienced, without an Internet connection or highway rest stop in your way?

Wilderness
Wilderness
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And the most popular, best-selling NFL football jersey is…


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On any given Football Sunday, fans across the country dive into the back of their closets and pull out their favorite team/player’s jersey, slap it on, and head out to the sports bar to cheer their town’s gladiators on to victory.

Cam Newton Jersey
Cam Newton Jersey
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What sport are you best suited for? Take this quiz!


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Parents always have high hopes for their children.  Will they be tennis superstars? Golf phenoms?

Are the Olympics in your future?  Weekends spent in gyms watching basketball games late into the night?

Are you going to be a baseball caravan parent, driving your kids all over the country so they can play competitively and maybe get in the Little League World Series?

Life as a Ninja
Life as a Ninja
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You don’t have to be smart to be good. Practice doesn’t always make perfect.


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Web Watch knows quite a few professional sports players, and in the off-season, we regularly see them continuing to practice honing their skills.

They don’t sit around and eat Butterfingers all day – they really do live, breathe the sports that they love getting paid to play.

The Click Moment: Seizing Opportunity in an Unpredictable World
The Click Moment:
Seizing Opportunity in an Unpredictable World
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Are you watching soccer right now? You’re THESE guys


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And yes, you ARE that annoying to the rest of us.

The latest sport craze? Competitive Endurance Tickling


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New sports come and go.

Remember that Trampoline-Basketball hybrid that was filmed at Universal Studios a while back? It never really caught on.

The most popular sports, you see, are ones that people can watch the pros play on TV (golf, tennis, baseball, basketball, football) and then later get together with their friends and play themselves.

Lacrosse hasn’t really caught on with the mainstream, but its getting there.

Fifty Shades of Grey Tease Feather Tickler
Fifty Shades of Grey Tease Feather Tickler

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Are you ready for some FOOTBALL? We bet you’re wearing one of these jerseys


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Summer may be just around the corner, but it’s never too early to talk about NFL FOOTBALL.

True football fans live and breathe their favorite players and teams 24/7.  And, as we all know, some teams are better than others when it comes to who’s winning the popularity game.

Slow Getting Up: A Story of NFL Survival from the Bottom of the Pile
Slow Getting Up: A Story of NFL Survival from the Bottom of the Pile

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What do Dodgeball and Musical Chairs have in common?


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Like most of us, Web Watch remembers the joys and the horrors of grade school gym class.

Remember that annual tradition of learning square dancing during the cold winter months?  Nobody liked doing that, but it was something for the gym teachers to foist upon their charges and hope for the best.

Anything was better than running laps, typically.  Square dancing wasn’t it.

Duck Duck Goose
Duck Duck Goose

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If you want to survive high school, don’t play lacrosse, soccer, or water polo


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High school athletics are nothing to sneeze at.

For some, it’s a required part of the curriculum, intended to encourage healthy living and the strong development of young bodies still growing.

For others, it’s a way out of a podunk town and into a major university or professional career.

But if you participate in a solid high school sports program, there’s a good chance that you’ll end up hurt…. or even dead.

Lacrosse Street Sign
Lacrosse Street Sign

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The Dallas Cowboys are “America’s Team”. But who’s number two on the list?


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It’s been oft-said that the DALLAS COWBOYS are “AMERICA’S TEAM”, at least when it comes to football.

The Atlanta Braves claimed the same title for themselves for their ubiquitousness of games seen nationally on SUPERSTATION TBS back in the day.

Dallas Cowboys Duck Tape
Dallas Cowboys Duck Tape

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The easiest way to pick a winning March Madness bracket


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Picking a March Madness men’s NCAA basketball tournament bracket should be fairly easy.

Entire businesses are dedicated to scouring through the data and providing punters with the info they need to win their $5 office pool — or even have a decent chance at the $1billion dollars.

But it can be as difficult as you make it… or you can have a go that is much, much easier to handle.

Weighing the Odds in Sports Betting
Weighing the Odds in Sports Betting

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How to win a billion dollars with your NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Bracket


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By now, you’ve likely heard about Warren Buffett’s offer to pay out ONE BILLION DOLLARS to the person who registers and wins a 100% PERFECT BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT BRACKET.   (Note that they are not allowed to use the term “March Madness”, as Yahoo! Sports and Quicken Loans are not official sponsors of the tournament.

So what are your actual chances of winning that $1 Billion Grand Prize?

NCAA Basketball Championship Tournament Bracket
NCAA Basketball Championship Tournament Bracket

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Compare your SAT score to a celebrity’s SAT score


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How well did you do on your SAT as you were applying for college?

For some, their SAT scores were pitiful – often discussed in subsequent college or job interviews by someone who “just doesn’t test well”.

Yes, the SAT can be a numbing experience, and there can be a lot of pressure on folks to do well as a lot of future plans rely on the SAT for advancing beyond mediocrity.

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Should the Washington Redskins change their team name?


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Over the years, there has been more and more calls to the NFL and the Washington Redskins organization about the offensive name “Redskins” for the Washington team mascot.

Even President Barack Obama has voiced his opinion on the subject.

In the Game: Race, Identity, and Sports in the Twentieth Century
In the Game: Race, Identity, and Sports in the Twentieth Century

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