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Blair Kerkhoff The Kansas City Star ▪ Good thing Le’Veon Bell was flagged 15 yards for pretending to box a goalpost after a touchdown.
While the goalposts are being assembled, a crew member is beginning to paint the yard lines.
The ball was placed about 30 yards from the goalpost.
At first Hanneman thought the moose was banging its antlers on the goalpost to scrape off its itchy velvet.
That would be doing the Democrats a favor by helping them move the goalposts of what constitutes a ruinous scandal for the Clinton White House all the way back to Siberia.
Week 2 The doink heard ‘round at least one fantasy league (submitted by Nick Brown) Remember that Matt Prater 56-yard field goal on Monday Night Football that hit the crossbar and somehow bounced through the goalposts?
That bodes another round of goalpost moving — and that makes the industry itchy.
There is no set federal ruling on what does and doesn’t qualify as libel, but by setting precedents, judges like Keosian help shift goalposts, providing a small step forward for transgender rights that may help de-stigmatize the community.
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