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NFL offseason commands attention

NFL offseason commands attention

Louis LaVenture,
News and Sports Editor

March 17, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

For sports fans, this time of year has a great feeling. The NBA playoffs are right around the corner, March Madness is here for the NCAA, MLB spring training is underway, but the NFL is still king. Despite the record-breaking season by the Golden State Warriors and all of the off-season moves made by...

Back off of QB Cam Newton

Back off of QB  Cam Newton

Shomari Black,
Contributor

March 2, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The Denver Broncos’ top-rated defense repeatedly sacked Carolina Panther’s quarterback Cam Newton during Super Bowl 50. His receivers dropped important passes and his offensive line did not protect him. Huge Bronco defenders knocked him down more than 20 times, which caused Newton to fumble the ba...

Peyton Manning has nothing left to prove

Peyton Manning has nothing left to prove

Erik Khan,
Contributor

February 25, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, 39, solidified his legacy after he won his second Super Bowl ring. It is time for him to ride off into the sunset and retire a champion. Those who watched Super Bowl 50 saw Manning in the twilight of his career. Manning had arguably the worst Super Bowl pe...

Bruh, I’m out

Bruh, I’m out

Louis LaVenture,
News and Sports Editor

February 18, 2016


Filed under Sports

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch has done things different his entire career. So why would retirement be any different? It wasn’t. While the Denver Broncos and legendary quarterback Peyton Manning were on the verge of an NFL championship, Lynch made his exit from the league. At 6:46 p.m....

Draft day crucial for Raiders

Draft day crucial for Raiders

Erik Khan,
Contributor

April 30, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Tonight’s NFL draft won’t be more important for any single team in the league than the Oakland Raiders. After last season’s 3-13 finish, the Raiders go into the draft with the fourth overall selection and there are two key players that should be available that can make an immediate impact: Ala...

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