Vancouver Pee Wee Football Team Is Headed To The Super Bowl

Posted by Jim Ferretti on November 23, 2015

Vancouver, WA — The East Vancouver Venom is a Pop Warner football team made up of 19 boys and 1 girl and the range in ages from 10 to 13.  Many of the players have been together for several years now and consider themselves a football family.

They started this season in August with practice 5 days per week, then down …

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Portland State Gives Interim Head Football Coach Bruce Barnum Official Job

Posted by Brett Reckamp on October 14, 2015
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PORTLAND, Ore. — Portland State University announced Wednesday that they are awarding the official head coach title to their interim head football coach Bruce Barnum.  He reportedly signed a 5-year deal.

His players seem to have responded to his blue collar, hard nosed style – they call it “Barney Ball”.

Coach Barnum was promoted from Offensive Coordinator to interim head coach at …

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Does Beaver Nation Care About the National Championship Game?

Posted by Brett Reckamp on January 9, 2015
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The Oregon Ducks are set to take on Ohio State Monday night in the first ever College Football Playoff (CFP) National Championship Game.  The question is:  “Will Beaver fans root for their arch-rivals?”

It’s not the first time a question like this has been asked.  Would a die hard sports fan be willing to root for their rival?  If the Ducks …

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Portland Arena Football Ready For Debut

Posted by Jeremy Scott on March 17, 2014

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PORTLAND — The curtain is about to be pulled back on the city’s newest professional sports team as the Portland Thunder debut Monday night in the Moda Center.

The franchise was revealed last October and the past five months have been a whirlwind to get everything ready for kick-off.  Clackamas entrepreneur Terry Emmert bought the rights to the …

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Seahawks Beat Broncos 43-8 in Super Bowl

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on February 2, 2014

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Defense wins championships, and the NFL has not seen a defense like Seattle’s in a long time.

The Seahawks won their first Super Bowl title Sunday night in overpowering fashion, punishing Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos 43-8. That relentless defense, the NFL’s stingiest, never let the five-time MVP get going, disarming the highest-scoring offense in …

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