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The team logo for the Akron Blaze of the Rivals Professional Football League.
Quentin Hines (center) president and chief executive of the Rivals Professional Football League poses with Blaze head coach Gary Hutt (left) and offensive coordinator Bob Kresowaty.
Quentin Hines, a former University Akron Zips running back who was released by the new England Patriots about two weeks ago, is the president and chief executive of the Rivals Professional Football League. (Ed Suba Jr./Akron Beacon Journal)
The All-American Soap Box Derby is bringing the thrill of the hill to the classroom with a STEM curriculum it has developed and is selling to schools. The goal is to help steer more students toward careers in science, technology, engineering and math.