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  1. NBC’s peculiar ‘Championship Sunday’ is a misnomer

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    If you speak with someone from the UK that’s older than 35, you may hear them rarely utter the phrase “Chelsea won the Championship” or something similar to “I remember when Blackburn Rovers won the Championship” before they catch themselves and realize the error of their ways. For modern day soccer fans, it’s slightly confusing considering that the Football League renamed the second division of English soccer the Championship in 2004.

    For the second year in a row, NBC has decided to market its Premier League season finale as “Championship Sunday.” When NBC Sports debuted the name for the final day of last season, there was…

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