Lifting a Loser
- Bengals Defeat Titans. Wynn, Ron // Tennessee Tribune;11/10/2011, Vol. 22 Issue 45, p6B
The article reports on the victory of the Cincinnati Bengals against the Tennessee Titans during the National Football League (NFL) tournament.
- Statitudes. McCallum, Jack; O'Brien, Richard // Sports Illustrated;10/12/98, Vol. 89 Issue 15, p32
Presents a chart showing the number of seasons it took football teams in the National Football League to have a winning season after they started a season by losing the first five games. Number of teams that turned their performance around in the following season; Those who took two, three or...
- Family Violence and Football: The Effect of Unexpected Emotional Cues on Violent Behavior*. Card, David; Dahl, Gordon B. // Quarterly Journal of Economics;Feb2011, Vol. 126 Issue 1, p103
We study the link between family violence and the emotional cues associated with wins and losses by professional football teams. We hypothesize that the risk of violence is affected by the ï¿½gain-lossï¿½ utility of game outcomes around a rationally expected reference point. Our empirical...
- AN INVESTIGATION OF STRATEGIES IN BASEBALL. Lindsey, George R. // Operations Research;Jul/Aug63, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p477
The advisability of a particular strategy must be judged not only in terms of the situation on the bases and the number of men out, but also with regard to the inning and the score. Two sets of data taken from a large number of major league games are used to give (1) the dependence of the...
- Citywide Basketball League results. // New York Amsterdam News;4/8/2004, Vol. 95 Issue 15, p42
This article announces the results of Citywide Basketball League as of April 2004.
- Lipouts. // Golf World;10/29/2004, Vol. 58 Issue 18, p14
Presents statements from professional golfers regarding their experience in winning and losing tournaments.
- THE WEEK. Keith, Larry // Sports Illustrated;12/04/1972, Vol. 37 Issue 23, p61
This section offers news briefs on the National Football League (NFL) as of December 1972. In the Midwest, the Oklahoma State Cowboys beat Iowa State 45 to 14, the Cowboys' third victory including Colorado and Missouri. In the South, Louisiana State tied with the Florida Tigers 3 to 3, while...
- SAGU lose to #11 ranked team, 56-17. Patterson, Steve // Ellis County Press;10/ 6/2011, Vol. 20 Issue 26, p6
The article reports on the victory of the football team of Southern Nazarene University (SNU) against the football team Lions of Southwestern Assemblies of God University (SAGU).
- Steers qualify for state tourney. // Graham Leader;6/10/2009, Vol. 133 Issue 86, p3B
The article announces the winning of the Graham Steers seven-on-seven football team in the state qualifiers tournament which was held at Wichita Falls, Texas. According to the article, the team has started with pool-play wins against Munday and Paradise teams. Steers defeated Paris in the...