JoinThe11.com | Can Football Unite The World?

JoinThe11.com | Can Football Unite The World?

In the age of globalisation, we are facing challenges of a global scale to face them, we need globalised solutions international collaboration however is in short supply and we are witnessing a growing gap between caste, class, race, gender and religion. But why have we been so unsuccessful in dealing with these challenges? Because we […]

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How NFL rule changes made linemen gigantic

Today’s football players are huge. It’s easy to see the difference when you look at modern players versus the old-school players side by side. This is William Heffelfinger. In 1892, he became the first person to be paid to play football. And he’s a decently big guy: 6’ 4”, 178 pounds. But compare that to […]

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The NFL’s concussion crisis, explained

The NFL’s concussion crisis, explained

It’s hard to imagine today, but about 100 years ago, boxing was one of the most popular sports in the U.S. More people went to some championship bouts than could fit into any NFL stadium today. But for boxing, it was all downhill from there. There are a lot of reasons why, but one of […]

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How TV gave us the classic soccer ball

How TV gave us the classic soccer ball

If I asked you to imagine a soccer ball, what would it look like? This is starting to look a little bit like Mr. Potato Head. This is like asking a bro to draw his favorite drag queens. I’m kinda guessing at this point. The most iconic ball, the one with black and white panels […]

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The NFL’s Logistics Problem

The NFL’s Logistics Problem

This video was made possible by Skillshare. Learn from over 25,000 classes for free for two months at skl.sh/wendover6. No sports league in the world makes more money than the American National Football League. The NFL earns more yearly revenue than the English Premier League, the Champions League, Formula One, the Japanese Nippon Professional Baseball […]

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