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The Tinley Park District has ambitious plans for the mental health center grounds, including the domed football pitch, as it competes with the village

The Tinley Park District has ambitious plans for the mental health center grounds, including the domed football pitch, as it competes with the village

Multiple multi-purpose sports pitches, a domed regulation-sized football pitch and a stadium with a running track are among the ideas the Tinley Park District is proposing as it considers buying and redeveloping a state-owned property. Tinley Park officials are also keen to acquire. The Park District released draft plans on Wednesday for the 280-acre site, …

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Colts and Irsay Family Honor Stigma and Mental Health in Monday Night Football Game Against Pittsburgh Steelers

Colts and Irsay Family Honor Stigma and Mental Health in Monday Night Football Game Against Pittsburgh Steelers

The Colts and Irsay family are using the team’s first Monday night home game since 2015 to shine a light on mental health through Kicking The Stigma, which to date has committed more than $17 million to awareness, initiatives and mental health research in Indiana and nationally. Colts players and coaches will wear special Kicking …

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Epidemic of ACL injuries in women's football brings mental health toll

Epidemic of ACL injuries in women’s football brings mental health toll

Marlee Nicolos had thought it almost a given that she would one day tear an ACL. It seemed to happen to everyone, and one day it would happen to her too. That didn’t lessen the blow when the Santa Clara women’s soccer goaltender suffered a knee injury late in her first season. Then when she …

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Football, Medicine and the Heisman Trophy: A Chicago Family's Connection to Notre Dame

Football, Medicine and the Heisman Trophy: A Chicago Family’s Connection to Notre Dame

NOTRE DAME, Ind. — For some, a school is more than just a place of learning. For some, it’s a legacy. Richard Marshall Cronin was a freshman at the University of Notre Dame in 1945. “He saw this quarterback coming up to him and said, ‘I wasn’t going to let him go by me,’” Claire …

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Wellington Phoenix sweats on Football Ferns pair fitness ahead of opener

Wellington Phoenix sweats on Football Ferns pair fitness ahead of opener

Wellington Phoenix is ​​sweating over the fitness of two key players ahead of their Women’s A-League opener of the season after suffering injuries while on international duty with the Football Ferns. Midfielder Grace Wisnewski has been denied a possible start for New Zealand after tearing her calf muscle in training ahead of Saturday’s 1-0 loss …

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6-a-side football: Late Broadview-Lavina score seals comeback and sends him to state title opener

6-a-side football: Late Broadview-Lavina score seals comeback and sends him to state title opener

LAVINA — Down two halftime touchdowns against the two-time defending state champion, Broadview-Lavina football coach Brian Heiken gave his players in the locker room a simple command. “Have fun.” With the Pirates back to the wall, perhaps a reminder to let go was just what they needed. And with Heiken having coached the senior class …

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The Horns, while not exactly conference cellar dwellers, aren’t, in the words of Sherry’s husband, “living up to their full potential.”

Loud college football fan got a taste of his own medicine from baking show

The Horns, while not exactly conference cellar dwellers, are, in the words of Sherry’s husband, “not living up to their full potential”. Courtesy picture It has become an autumn ritual for me to share the level of football agony that my husband is going through. Now, when I say agony, I don’t mean that he …

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