Tag Archives: sports

  1. BCS MATH FOR BEAVER NATION

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    September 25, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    #13 Wisconsin + # 19 UCLA = #18 OSU Oregon State visited Pasadena for a Rose Bowl fitting. They didn’t …
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  2. Coaching Classroom

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    September 19, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    THE LAST WORD The exchange between coach and team is prime ground for misunderstanding, misinterpretation, and mistakes. You might call …
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  3. John Madden NFL Football vs Bust Buy Return

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    September 12, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Clint Eastwood talked to a stool. I talked to a game case for Madden NFL 2013. It’s normal when you know it’s slipping away.

  4. Football Flashback…And Forth

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    September 11, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Friday night the Aloha Warriors unleashed their lightning bolt in Tigard. 384 yards and three touchdowns later, Thomas Tyner played …
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  5. One Boomer Gym At A Time

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    August 28, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Rick Reilly, famous sports writer and fun guy by most accounts, wrote an espn.com column about gym characters. He’s seen …
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  6. Is ‘Better’ Good Enough

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    August 11, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    OR A SHORT FLIGHT TO CRASH AND BURN You can workout anywhere. It’s not all about the gym suit. Ask …
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  7. ARE AMERICAN OLYMPIANS TOO GOOD?

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    August 9, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    ARE CHINESE OLYMPIANS BETTER? CHECK THE MEDAL COUNT The thrill of victory and the agony of defeat looks the same …
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  8. TALKING THE TALK? NO SWEAT

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    August 8, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    A foundation block for sports fans, along with attending games, or watching on television, is sports talk radio. Love it, …
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  9. The Ultimate Ultra Enduro

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    August 6, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    RACING YOUR WIFE TO A SHARED GOAL Allow me a moment to share with you my deepest respect for the …
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  10. SIR MICHAEL PHELPS, YOUR CARRIAGE AWAITS YOU

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    August 2, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    It’s fair to say the American medal magnet collected a sack full by conquering water the way England sacked the …
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  11. Helicopter Sports Marketing

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    July 24, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    or Protecting The Fan Base Helicopter parents swoop in to make sure their kids have a perfect childhood. It is …
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  12. Sports And Morals

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    July 17, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    The sports fan follows rules different from the rest of humanity. Laws that govern general behavior apply to all, but …
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  13. True To Your Sports School

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    July 4, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Relationships with teams usually ebb and flow with success since no one likes a loser. But it’s different in a …
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  14. Oregon’s Claim On Olympic Sports

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    June 27, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Every state can boast qualities that transfer to sports, especially with the variety of Olympic sports. But even on that …
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  15. A More Adventurous Race

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    June 23, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    One of life’s great mysteries is the Adventure Race. It seems more people sign up for these things every year. …
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  16. Oregon State Races The World, And Wins

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    June 20, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    What are the hallmarks of a champion once you get past the trophy? Blink past the glare of the gold …
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  17. Time Magazine Wrestles John Irving

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    June 12, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Every sports fan has their special time, place, and people. From the Gipper to the Clipper, to the Flying Tomato …
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  18. Fitness For The Life Cycle

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    June 5, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    If severe illness limits mobility, what do you do? If sitting is the safest place besides bed, how do you …
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  19. In Memory, 2012

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    May 25, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    From the archive of Lauren Jessup Thank veterans for their service and take a knee on Memorial Day; before then, …
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  20. Out Of Control, Or Out Of Excuses

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    May 24, 2012 by David Gillaspie

    Sports fans around the world know the difference. Do you? A local businessman explained ‘trying’ and ‘doing.’ “I told my …
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