Tag : Christian Athlete
Jeremy Lin title : Jeremy Lin Reflects on Strong Women in His Life and How They Inspired Him to Give Back
summary : NBA basketball player Jeremy Lin has reflected on the strong women in his life and said their example inspired him to partner with One Day's Wages, an organization dedicated to empowering girls with secondary education and vocational training.
date : Mar 14, 2017 01:51 PM EDT
Benjamin Watson title : Baltimore Ravens Star Benjamin Watson Discusses Abortion, Shares Why Term 'Pro-Life' Should Encompass All Areas of Life
summary : In addition to his football career as the tight end for the Baltimore Ravens, Benjamin Watson is also a husband, a brother, a father of five, and an outspoken Christian who is against abortion.
date : Jul 29, 2016 12:09 PM EDT
Peyton Manning title : Peyton Manning Follows Jesus, But Here's Why He Never Prays to God To Win Football Games
summary : Fans aren't used to seeing quarterback Peyton Manning pointing to God after touchdowns are scored and games won. People have their own version of what following Jesus Christ looks like, but in his book "Manning," which Peyton co-wrote with his dad Archie, the Super Bowl winning quarterback reveals how his Christian walk may not look the same as anyone else's -- but it is no greater, and no lesser.
date : Feb 14, 2016 01:47 PM EST
Tim Tebow title : Tim Tebow Gets Mocked on His Stand for Celibacy Over Olivia Culpo 'Split'
summary : Tim Tebow became the brunt of mean remarks after media reported that his supposed split from former beauty queen Olivia Culpo happened because of a disagreement over the football celebrity's purity vows, even though recent reports already clarified that the famous, ex-New England Patriots quarterback never had an official relationship with Culpo in the first place.
date : Dec 03, 2015 01:58 PM EST
Tim Tebow title : Tim Tebow and Olivia Culpo Dating Rumors: Getting the Heat On
summary : Hollywood Life reports that the former Miss Universe 2012 and NFL quarterback have been increasingly getting close ever since they were spotted spending a lot of time together since September. This has attracted wagging tongues and fans who have taken an interest in the 28-year-old NFL player's love life.
date : Oct 29, 2015 11:24 AM EDT
Tim Tebow title : Is Tim Tebow Dating Miss Universe Olivia Culpo, Ex-Girlfriend Of Nick Jonas?
summary : Christian professional football quarterback Tim Tebow, 28, and Miss Universe 2012, Olivia Culpo are rumored to have been dating for about a month now and it seems things are looking bright for the new couple.
date : Oct 09, 2015 12:46 PM EDT
Tim Tebow title : Tim Tebow Quotes Bible Verse, Thanks Eagles for Giving Him Opportunity After Coach Kelly Cut Him from Philadelphia
summary : In keeping with his Christian faith, Tim Tebow took to social media to thank the Philadelphia Eagles and Coach Chip Kelly for the opportunity given to him in his bid to make a comeback.
date : Sep 06, 2015 01:32 AM EDT
Tim Tebow title : NFL News: Will Tim Tebow Make The Philadelphia Eagles Cut? Many Insiders Say Yes!
summary : With the Philadelphia Eagle's second lop-sided preseason victory Baltimore Ravens last Saturday, 40-17, the spotlight is once again focused on Tim Tebow, the 2007 Heisman Trophy winner and vying for the third quarterback position with the Eagles.
date : Aug 24, 2015 02:21 AM EDT
Tim Tebow title : Fans to See More Tebow Time as Tim Tebow Is Expected To Make it to 53-Man Philadelphia Eagles Roster
summary : Fans of the Philadelphia Eagles should expect more Tebow time, as the current fan-favorite quarterback Tim is expected to formally make it to the team's 53-man roster, sports analysts predicted.
date : Aug 18, 2015 01:35 PM EDT
Tim Tebow title : Philadelphia Eagles ‘to Announce’ 53-Man Roster On Sunday: Tim Tebow Works Harder Than the Rest
summary : The coaching staff of the Philadelphia Eagles will be given the opportunity to determine the capabilities of the players on its roster in the preseason opener against the Indianapolis Colts and decide who will fill its 53-man team.
date : Aug 13, 2015 10:10 AM EDT
Willie Colon from New York Jets title : Willie Colon of New York Jets Talks about His Christian Faith, Upcoming NFL Season: ‘Every Day is Important to Me’
summary : Starting right guard Willie Colon decided to stay with the New York Jets earlier this year. He talked to the Gospel Herald about the upcoming NFL season, his personal life, and his Christian faith.
date : Aug 03, 2015 11:02 PM EDT
Tim Tebow's 'Night to Shine' Prom on Valentine's Day 2015 title : Franklin Graham: Tim Tebow Is 'True Leader On and Off The Field' Because of His Christian Faith
summary : Evangelist minister Franklin Graham described Christian NFL player and Philadelphia Eagles quarterback who always praises God in his every game, Tim Tebow, as one of his favorite athletes and called him a "true leader both on and off the field."
date : Aug 03, 2015 01:31 PM EDT
Tobias title : After Giving Birth to Son Tobias, 'Soul Surfer' Bethany Hamilton Discovers 'Lord of the Rings' For The First Time, Loves 'The Hobbit'
summary : Soul surfer and shark survivor Bethany Hamilton is an excited mother as any first-time moms could be. However, taking care of her new born son Tobias, who was born on June 1st is keeping her pre-occupied and is taking her away from one of the things she loves most, surfing.
date : Jul 01, 2015 05:45 PM EDT
Golden State Warrior's 1st-round Pick Kevin Looney title : Warrior's 1st-Round Pick Kevon Looney on NBA Draft 2015, Christian Faith: ‘Always Keep Your Faith and Pray’
summary : The NBA Draft took place this week, and Kevon Looney of UCLA is one of 60 people participating this year; he was selected by the Golden State Warriors at No. 30 on Thursday. His press conference focused on his prospects and his faith in God.
date : Jul 11, 2015 01:17 AM EDT
2015 NBA Draftee Bobby Portis title : Bulls' 2015 Draft Pick Bobby Portis of Arkansas Reflects on Prospects, Christian Faith: ‘I Talked To God a Lot’
summary : Bobby Portis of Arkansas is one of 60 players participating in this year’s NBA Draft. He elaborated on his Christian faith in a press conference before the event.
date : Jun 25, 2015 08:04 PM EDT
NBA Draft Prospect Kelly Oubre of Kansas title : Top 2015 NBA Draft Pick Kelly Oubre Jr. of Kansas: ‘If I Don’t Have God, I Don’t Have Anybody’
summary : The NBA Draft is being held this week, and one of the players participating in it this year is Kelly Oubre Jr. of Kansas. He elaborated on his Christian faith in a press conference before the event.
date : Jun 25, 2015 05:57 PM EDT
Iranian Christian Soccer Player Andranik Teymourian title : Iran Selects First Christian Soccer Captain, Andranik Teymourian, to Lead National Team
summary : Iran, which is predominantly Shia Muslim, has selected Iranian-Armenian Andranik Teymourian to lead its national team. He is also Iran’s first Christian soccer captain.
date : Jun 03, 2015 07:33 PM EDT
Jeremy Affeldt title : San Francisco Giants Reliever Jeremy Affeldt Turns Focus on Future, Urges Christian Tolerance of LGBT Community
summary : San Francisco Giants relief pitcher Jeremy Affeldt is a devout Christian who takes into account the status of his family when it comes to his baseball career. He also urged fellow Christians to be more tolerant of the gay community.
date : Apr 16, 2015 05:55 PM EDT
New York Mets Infielder Daniel Murphy title : New York Mets' Daniel Murphy, an Outspoken Christian, Gives Honest Opinion on Potential Gay Teammate Billy Bean
summary : The New York Mets welcomed openly gay Billy Bean to their Major League Baseball spring training session on Tuesday, and infielder Daniel Murphy had a few comments about him.
date : Mar 05, 2015 12:28 PM EST
Jeremy Lin title : Jeremy Lin: Stoic Yet Humble In Spite of Harsh Criticism
summary : Despite facing harsh criticism for his underwhelming performance in the Los Angeles Lakers, Jeremy Lin says that his faith in God helps him deal with the ups and downs of his career.
date : Nov 20, 2014 11:48 AM EST
Adrian Peterson title : Adrian Peterson's Son in Critical Condition After Suffering Multiple Head Injuries
summary : Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson's son was hospitalized Wednesday and isn't expected to survive his injuries from the alleged beating by Joseph Patterson, whom the 2-year-old toddler's mother has been dating.
date : Oct 11, 2013 03:01 PM EDT