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August 2021 PFWA Newsletter

Vol. LVIII, No. 4 July 30, 2021 Hello, Lindsay Jones, PFWA President 2021-2022 seasons The Athletic Twitter: @bylindsayhjones Happy training camp! We’re now a couple of days in (or a week, for the lucky folks covering the Cowboys and Steelers), and we’re getting used to the 2021 protocols. In many ways, it feels like we’re […]

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July 2021 PFWA Newsletter

Vol. LVIII, No. 3 July 2, 2021 Hello, Lindsay Jones, PFWA President 2021-2022 seasons The Athletic Twitter: @bylindsayhjones Hope everyone is enjoying a bit of down time before training camps kick off in July. Thank you all for your patience during another difficult offseason. Despite this being the NFL “offseason,” we have quite a bit […]

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2021 PFWA Connor Writing Awards entry information

We are now taking entries for the 2021 Dick Connor Writing Awards, a competition that honors some of the best work in the entire sportswriting community. The awards are named in honor of the late Denver Post and Rocky Mountain News writer, who was inducted into the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association Hall of Fame in 1992 and the Colorado […]

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Jourdan Rodrigue selected as PFWA 2021 Terez A. Paylor Emerging Writer Award winner

Jourdan Rodrigue, The Athletic’s Los Angeles Rams beat reporter, has been selected as the first Terez A. Paylor Emerging Writer Award winner by the Professional Football Writers of America (PFWA). The Paylor Award recognizes a rising star in pro football writing, who exemplifies the qualities of Paylor, the former Yahoo! Sports and Kansas City Star […]

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