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Oday Aboushi, an offensive lineman for the New York Jets, is using his social media presence to talk about an important world issue, the violence in Gaza.
According to Al Jazeera, since the violence in Gaza, which is located in Palestine, began on July 8, at least 1,225 Palestinians have been killed by air strikes.
Aboushi, was born and raised in Brooklyn, New...
Oday Aboushi looks to make an impact in his second season with the NY Jets (Rich Barnes/USA TODAY Sports)
The NY Jets have been in the news a lot lately for players over-hyping themselves, but one player who has flown under the radar for his great charity work is Oday Aboushi. According to Associate Press writer Dennis Waszak Jr., Aboushi joined the Islamic Medical Association...
New York Jets rookie offensive lineman Oday Aboushi, one of the few Palestinian-Americans to play in the NFL, defended himself Friday against a website's article that called him a "Muslim extremist."
Aboushi was angered by the story, published Tuesday by FrontPage Magazine, as well other comments in response to the piece.
"It is upsetting to see people try and...
The congratulatory messages flooded Oday Aboushi's Twitter page for a few days after he was drafted by the New York Jets two weeks ago.
Many were happy to see the hometown kid from the New York borough of Staten Island starting his NFL career close to his family and friends. It was the other tweets, first dozens and then hundreds, from places such as Dubai and Saudi Arabia that...
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May 11, 2013
A person familiar with the deal says the New York Jets have signed offensive lineman Oday Aboushi, the team's fifth-round draft pick, to a four-year contract.
The signing Friday comes a day after the Jets agreed to terms on four-year deals with two other draft picks: offensive lineman Brian Winters and fullback Tommy Bohanon. The person spoke to The Associated Press about Aboushi...
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May 10, 2013