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Night Football At Brown — Governor’s Cup

(10.3) The Brown University Bears (0/2) and the University of Rhode Island Rams (0/4) face off at Brown Saturday in the 100th Governor’s Cup. WPRI ran a little thing. Brown and Rhode Island have met 99 times, dating back to 1909, with the Bears holding a 71-26-2 series advantage over the Rams. Last year, Brown …

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Brown Night Football And Fireworks

(9.27) Tickets still available for the Saturday Brown vs. Harvard game under the lights, although Lot A is sold out. Stick around for the 250th Anniversary Fall Celebration post-game fireworks (or watch from the sidewalk or the steps at Nathan Bishop). [Results: 22-14 Harvard.] Tickets here: $20 in advance, $22 day of game. 6pm, Saturday, …

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45 To 3? Gotta Be The Hair

According to a recent piece in New York Magazine Tom Brady — at the urging of wife Gisele — was recently seen “visiting a hair-transplant specialist in Cranston, Rhode Island.” That would be our very own Dr. Leonard of course. The New York Times has also picked up the story which started with the National …

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Xpose Takes You To The Point Of No Return (Ah Ah Ah)

[youtube]GYGfSWHDdZs[/youtube] Tonight at 8, CoxSports is premiering Xposé, an eight-part documentary series focusing on a variety of people that could probably all beat me up should they ever feel like it.  Each episode focuses on a different local group: the Providence Roller Derby, the Newport Gulls baseball team, mixed martial artists, URI football coach Darren …

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Giving The Number 43 A Good Name

Lots of women like football for the same reasons guys do. But let’s face it, sometimes there is that little something extra on the field to hold our attention — like this guy! Troy Polamalu is one good reason to watch the Super Bowl this Sunday. He will be easy to spot with his glossy …

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Are You Ready For Some Football?

In lieu of getting laid. This afternoon the Patriots (8-5) will be playing the Raiders (3-10).  So… this may not be the greatest game, but in Oakland there is always another show and if this turns into a blowout, the cameramen may turn their attention to the nutty fans.  The aesthetic in the Alameda County …

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It’s not like there’s nothing else on

Tina Fey on ’30 Rock’ will do just fine. Television dollars are slowly destroying professional baseball, why should football be any different?  First of all, these night games run too late for working stiffs and kids to watch anyway, and now this NFL Network once again fails to see that the Patriots’ market is/was more …

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