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There were plenty of questions coming into this season regarding the Patriots and their new quarterback Cam Newton, but Newton has already been out to answer those questions. (Courtesy of Twitter)

The Empire Strikes Back?

September 23, 2020

It was widely assumed that the team would be forced into a nasty rebuild. In addition to the loss of Brady, the offense was expected to suffer from a skeletal receiving corps with no real vertical threat. To make matters worse, several of the Patriots’ key defensive pieces, such as linebacker Dont’a Hightower, opted out of the season due to COVID-19 concerns.

The Giants' worst nightmare has come true, and it's in many ways a matter of their own doing. (Courtesy of Flickr)

The Giants’ Offensive Ineptitude Created a Monster for Saquon Barkley

September 23, 2020

Using his shifty footwork and Herculean lower body framework, Barkley could redirect a play or even an opposing defense away from where he wanted to go before bursting into the open field and outrunning them to the endzone.

I’m Boycotting the NFL, But Not for the Reasons You Think

I’m Boycotting the NFL, But Not for the Reasons You Think

September 16, 2020

In the NFL's indifference toward allowing fans, it ignores the danger of spreading COVID-19. It shows a blatant disregard for human life and health that, even as the league takes its first steps toward racial progress, we cannot choose to ignore.

Some NFL teams have opted to allow fans in their stadiums amid the COVID-19 pandemic. (Courtesy of Flickr)

NFL’s “Moment of Unity” Reveals Discord Among Sports Fans

September 16, 2020

We support equality. We must end racism. We believe in justice for all. We believe Black lives matter. We must end police brutality. We choose unconditional love. It takes all of us. These seven phras...

After 20 years with the Patriots, Brady hopes to find similar success in Tampa Bay. (Courtesy of Flickr)

Beyond the Scoreboard: Old G.O.A.T Looking for Greener Pasture

March 25, 2020

For two decades, Tom Brady has firmly cemented himself as the greatest National Football League (NFL) quarterback of all time with six Super Bowl championships and three Most Valuable Player awards under...

Colin Kaepernick participated in a workout last weekend, demonstrating his abilities. (Courtesy of Flickr)

Overtime: The Curious Case of Kaepernick’s Tryout

November 20, 2019

In its first real efforts to help former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick get back into the league, the National Football League arranged a private tryout for Kaepernick to be held in Atlanta...

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Everyone Responsible for Giants’ Lack of Accountability

October 30, 2019

The New York Giants’ 2019 season is quickly spiraling out of control.  Big Blue suffered its fourth straight loss this past Sunday at Ford Field to the Detroit Lions by the score of 31-26, despi...

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Jets Find Spark in Win Over Dallas

October 16, 2019

Heading into Week 6 of the NFL season, the New York Jets looked to once again be a franchise completely dead in the water.  The team’s record stood at a winless 0–4, superior to only the remaini...

Fr. Joesph McShane, S.J., President of the University announced the partnership from his office in Cunniffe House.

Fordham University Partners With New York Giants

October 8, 2019

Due to a new partnership between Fordham and the New York Giants, Fordham students now have the unique opportunity to intern and work closely with the NFL team.

NFL player Tim Tebow has gone on record saying that he does not support California’s new Fair Pay to Play Act. (Courtesy of Flickr)

Pay for Play Puts Fear in the NCAA

September 25, 2019

The NCAA may have paid for its logo patches to be put on every single college sports jersey, but truthfully, Emmert and the NCAA board of governors have not earned the right to represent the half a million students it claims to have the best interest in.

Colin Kaepernick, pictured above, may never play in the NFL again. (Courtesy of Flickr)

Beyond the Scoreboard: What’s Next for Colin Kaepernick?

February 20, 2019

Now that Colin Kaepernick has reached a settlement with the NFL, will he ever get another chance in the NFL?

Adam Levine Preforms at the 2019 Super Bowl. (Twitter)

Halftime Disappoints

February 6, 2019

It’s safe to say New England won the 2019 Superbowl and just about everybody else lost.

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