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COMMENTARY: Could the new face of the $20 bill impact certain team names?

Amanda Gonzalez

April 25, 2016

Filed under Sports

By 2020, the $20 bill will have a new face, as anti-slavery heroine Harriet Tubman will replace U.S. President Andrew Jackson, who is widely remembered for spearheading the relocation of Native American tribes in the “Trail ...

Dallas Cowboys should do the right thing: Get rid of Greg Hardy

Jacob Rogers & Amanda Gonzalez

November 9, 2015

Filed under Sports

Yet another problem with the National Football League came to light this past week with the photo publishing of Nicole Holder, injured and bruised by the hands of then boyfriend and current Dallas Cowboys’ star Greg Hardy.Dead...

Daily fantasy betting needs more regulations as industry explodes

Jacob Rogers & Amanda Gonzalez

October 19, 2015

Filed under Sports

If some big shot executive was caught for illegally profiting on a secret of their or another company, they would go to federal prison for insider trading. There are laws that deter insider trading, except in the world of online fa...

Commentary: NFL expanding their international play, all sports should follow suit

Amanda Gonzalez & Jacob Rogers

October 12, 2015

Filed under Sports

One of the most dividing social factors is sports. Clustered into regional divisions, professional sports rivalries make for team pride and good times. But what if all sports rivalries could be expanded across nations?Like so...

Seattle lets Super Bowl slip away, Brady wins fourth ring


February 2, 2015

Filed under Sports

Super Bowl XLIX was one for the ages.The game was a tough fight between two excellent teams, the Seattle Seahawks and the New England Patriots. Going into the Super Bowl, the Seahawks were the better defensive team. However, the ...

Super Bowl XLIX: Students choose Patriots or Seahawks


January 26, 2015

Filed under Sports

Super Bowl XLIX is less than a week away. On Feb. 1, two of the best teams in the National Football League (NFL), the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks will face off in the biggest game of the year.The Seahawks are t...

Adrian Peterson, NFL accused of having violence problems

Staff Writer

September 29, 2014

Filed under Sports, Sports / Football

Since the release of the TMZ video showing Baltimore Ravens star running back Ray Rice punch his wife, more domestic violence cases have been piling up for NFL players.Greg Hardy, Jonathan Dwyer and Ray McDonald have also been...

NFL, fantasy leagues kick off new season this week


September 8, 2014

Filed under Sports

A large portion of Americans do not pay attention to sports, except when it comes to the National Football League (NFL). What draws in an even larger audience is the number of people who play fantasy football. Millions of people...

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