Ashley Schef

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Beyond 'Screen Time:' What Minecraft Teaches Kids

Kids can and should use the right kinds of video games to learn.<p>All video games are not created equal.<p>I wouldn’t recommend we encourage youth to play just any game. I doubt transferable skills are learned by repeatedly flapping a bird into a drainage tube. The best educational interventions are …

Football (U.S.)

Home Run Threat WR on Top of Detroit Lions' Ultimate NFL Draft Big Board

The Detroit Lions have the 10th overall selection in the 2014 NFL draft.<p>Who are the top five players that the Lions will be targeting with their first pick? Which prospect is at the top of their wishlist?<p>Watch as Adam Lefkoe and <i>The</i> <i>Detroit Free Press</i>' Dave Birkett discuss the Lions' Ultimate Big …

Football (U.S.)
Football (U.S.)
Football (U.S.)
Football (U.S.)

A Complete List of Heisman Trophy Winners

The Heisman Trophy, one of the most recognizable awards in all American sports, has been given each year since 1935 to the “most outstanding college …

The Biggest Draft Bust in Each NFL Team's History

Perhaps the goal of every player fortunate enough to take the field in the National Football League is not only to win a championship, but to have his bust enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.<p>The last thing any of these talented performers want to be remembered for is being a bust in the NFL.<p>…

NFL
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2014 NFL Mock Draft: Full 1st Round with Possible Trades

One of the many things that makes the NFL draft so exciting is the fact that a major trade could happen at any moment. While your favorite team might not be scheduled to make a selection until the end of the round, you always have to be ready for a quick change.<p>Last season, 11 of the 32 first-round …

2014 NFL Mock Draft: How Bold Moves Will Shape Entire First Round

The NFL draft is not a friendly playing ground for cautious decision-makers. Each team is risking millions of dollars on future employees with no promise of receiving any return on its expensive investments.<p>Imagine having to dole out a nine-figure salary for an entry-level employee. The rookie …

NFL
NFL
Football (U.S.)

Inside Slant: Digging deeper on QB class

By now, the public narrative largely has been set for the quarterback class of 2014.<p>Johnny Manziel is special when on the run but must learn how to …

NFL

49ers fan suing Seahawks, NFL for $50M over selective ticket sales

Thanks to a selective ticket sales process implemented by the Seahawks, fans in 44 different states were unable to buy NFC title-game tickets. Now …

Football (U.S.)

2014 NFL Schedule: W-L Predictions for Every Team

This is what's going to happen in the upcoming NFL season. Let's not even play the games.<p>Of course, that is crazy talk. Anything can happen in just about every NFL game, so these predictions are just that—predictions. This is a projection of what the season could look like from my perspective based …

Fantasy Football
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Star Wars: A New Hope opening sequence recreated in Minecraft

YouTube user "Paradise Decay," Star Wars and <i>Minecraft</i> enthusiast, recreated the first five minutes of <i>Star Wars: A New Hope</i> in <i>Minecraft</i>.<p>The fan film's creator Grahame Skeavington wrote that it is a work in progress, no mods were used in the film's creation and that he used a modified version of</i> …

Minecraft Titanfall Mod Ironfall Is Playable And Amazing

On a long enough timeline, everything you know and love will remade in <i>Minecraft</i>, whether it's <i>World of Warcraft</i> or the USS Voyager. The latest example …

Xbox Live problems keep many Xbox One owners from calling in their Titan (update: fixed!)

Just as the Xbox One's biggest game release arrives, network problems are keeping many owners from signing in. The Xbox Support Twitter account reported an issue around 5PM ET, and according to the service's dashboard it's still ongoing. While many players who already setup their consoles and …

25 'Minecraft' Creations That Will Blow Your Flippin' Mind

25 'Minecraft' Creations That Will Blow Your Mind<p>1. Ancient Metropolis<p>2. King's Landing (<i>Game of Thrones</i>)<p>3. Space Shuttle<p>4. The Bedrock Dome<p>5. One …