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Wednesday, April 24, 2013

American football, as dead as the Marlboro Man -

With all that college beef on parade this week, the NFL draft is a wonder of sports marketing, a televised pageant for the multibillion-dollar American football industry.

But there's something football fans should know:

Football is dead in America.


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Meantime, in the more civilised parts of the sporting world: as rugby has become a professional sport it looks increasingly dangerous so that, I dare say, mothers are becoming reluctant to let their sons play that too. Even soccer is at some risk: apparently heading the ball may not be good for your marbles. It's a bugger and no mistake.

Posted by: dearieme | Apr 25, 2013 3:37:05 AM