"Woodlawn," a faith-based sports film set to release in October that stars Sean Astin and Jon Voight, tells the true story of the Woodlawn High School football team in Birmingham, Alabama, giving their lives to Christ during desegregation in the 1970s.
Among the parties involved is NFL great Tony Nathan who is played by Caleb Castille.
A new trailer for the upcoming film oozes the Gospel and depicts the burning of crosses and mixing of black and white players at a time when racial tensions in the south were extremely high. more >>
The American Center for Law and Justice has vowed that it will be fighting back against the Freedom From Religion Foundation, the atheist group that has issued a damning report on American college football teams which it says are promoting evangelical Christianity.
"Here at the ACLJ, we are fighting back. We are preparing comprehensive legal letters to let each of these college football programs know what their constitutional rights are," the conservative law group said in a statement on Thursday.
"We are fighting the angry atheist attacks on every front. We are standing up for the Constitution and for the religious rights of football players from coast to coast as the new season begins," it added, linking to a petition in support of its cause seeking to "defend religious freedom" on campuses. more >>
Two of the more popular National Football League teams clash as the San Francisco 49ers meet the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field in the preseason.
The match is on August 29, 2015 at 9:00 PM ET.
Both teams have their fair share of fans as popular franchises and this will easily be one of the more anticipated matches in the preseason. more >>
The Philadelphia Eagles put their unbeaten record on the line as they travel to the Lambeau Field to face the Green Bay Packers in the preseason of the National Football League.
Match day is on August 29, 2015 at 8:00 PM ET.
This will be the first time the two teams meet since their November 2014 battle in Wisconsin where the Packers dominated en route to a 53-20 victory. more >>
Manchester United try to climb the English Premier League table as they travel to Liberty Stadium to face Swansea City in game week four.
The match is on August 30, 2015 and kick-off is at 11:00 AM ET.
Only two points separate the two teams and early in the season, expect both to be fighting for maximum points in their battle. more >>
As the preseason of the National Football League continues, a local match-up pits the New York Jets against the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium.
The match is on August 29, 2015 at 7:00 PM ET.
Both teams have played two games so far and the two New York franchises have split the games as they both hold 1-1 records. more >>