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Some employment opportunities have lessened since Russia's economic crash of August 1998, but many Westerners are still employed by multinational and local companies. IT, sales jobs in international companies, and working as an English teacher are al
The Pittsburgh Pirates retired the number 33 for which Hall of Famer whose baseball card sold for $2. 8 million in 2007? Who had the number 9 retired by the Atlanta Hawks? Brett Favre's Jersey number, plus the number of possible games in the World Se
Yes, the NFC West had all teams finish with a losing record in 2010. Wikipedia mentions this: In 2010, the NFC West became the first division in NFL history to have a champion with a losing record, after the 2010 Seattle Seahawks won the division tit
According to this Wikipedia list of NFL records by team, the "Most Consecutive Shutout Games Won or Tied" was 13 by the Akron Pros over the 1920 and 1921 seasons. They finished the 1920 season with 5 straight shutouts (the last 2 were ties), and they
It depends how closely you want to define "home. " If we say that a home Super Bowl would be one that takes place in the same metro area as a team, then two teams have had a home Super Bowl. Super Bowl XIV (1979-80) at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Cali
Brees' statistics already have surpassed many of Young's and Warner's. Barring injury, Brees will wind up being in the group with Montana, Brady, Manning, Elway and Bradshaw and his statistics are reflecting that as his completion yardage averages be
They quickly earned a reputation for consistently leading the NFL in numerous defensive categories. The crowning achievement of the group is their team's victory in Super Bowl XLVIII Background[edit] Before the 2011 season, the Seahawks drafted corne
At many American sporting events, if a player with a "u" sound in his name is on the home team, and he enters the game or makes a play in the game, then there is a good chance the fans will chant his name with an extended "u" sound. Here are a few ex
As usual, the very excellent The Knowledge series of The Guardian has an answer. The January 28, 2004 entry goes like this: "On Sunday, Empoli drew 3-3 with Juventus, Tommaso Rocchi bagging a hat-trick for the home side, and David Trezeguet claiming