All posts tagged "nfl"

  • OPINION: The Arizona Cardinals will select Kyler Murray with the first pick in the NFL Draft

    The Arizona Cardinals say that they have no clue who they will take in the NFL Draft, but they do. They will select Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray. I am confident the Cardinals will select Murray because of...

    • Posted April 9, 2019
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  • Bye Gronk

    New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has decided to call it a career after nine seasons in the NFL. It’s not a surprised to me that Gronkowski retired.  He announced his retirement over Instagram on Sunday,...

    • Posted April 2, 2019
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  • OPINION: Owner accountability

    Nineteen days after the Super Bowl, the winning team has found themselves back in the headlines for the wrong reasons. New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, 77, has been charged with two counts of first-degree solicitation. On...

    • Posted March 5, 2019
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  • It’s time to correct the NFL’s overtime rule

    On Sunday Jan. 20, the NFL most definitely reigned supreme for sports viewers nationwide, with the NFC and AFC championship games both earning impressive TV rating gains when compared to the conference title matches from last year....

    • Posted January 29, 2019
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  • The NFL and domestic violence

    It is not secret that the NFL and its players have had an issue with domestic violence allegations and incidents, especially since Ray Rice was handed just a two-game suspension in 2014 after brutally beating his then-girlfriend...

    • Posted December 4, 2018
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  • Continuing the conversation

    If there’s one thing we can learn from athletes who have opened up about mental health, it’s that talking leads to self-improvement, and hiding leads to self-destruction. In March, NBA superstar Kevin Love revealed his mental health...

    • Posted November 6, 2018
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  • The NFL is making progress

    At the end of the 2017 NFL season, Eric Reid became a free agent after his contract expired with the San Francisco 49ers. After being drafted 18th overall in the 2013 NFL Draft, Reid was a one-time...

    • Posted October 16, 2018
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  • Disappointing debut

    Matt Patricia’s season opener for the Detroit Lions this past weekend was probably one of the greatest disappointments in NFL coaching history. Patricia, who notably worked as the defensive coordinator for the New England Patriots, began his...

    • Posted September 18, 2018
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  • Opinion | The NFL needs to take action on Houston Texans owner Bob McNair

    The ongoing battle between the National Football League and its players has been well documented. From the issue over whether or not players should stand for the national anthem, to high profile players such as Richard Sherman...

    • Posted April 10, 2018
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  • #ComebackSZN

    Last week, Johnny Manziel earned my respect. Manziel seemed to have it all. The undersized, yet talented quarterback was the big man on campus at Texas A&M University. A dynamic athlete who could turn a broken play...

    • Posted February 20, 2018
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  • Michael Sam to speak at QU

    Michael Sam, the first openly gay football player to be drafted into the National Football League, will speak in an event at Quinnipiac on March 3 at 7 p.m., according to Associate Director of Campus Life Stefano...

    • Posted February 18, 2015
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  • BREAKING: Michael Sam to speak at QU

    Michael Sam, the first openly gay football player to be drafted into the National Football League, will speak at Quinnipiac on March 3 at 7 p.m., according to Associate Director of Campus Life Stefano Fasulo. Sam, who...

    • Posted February 16, 2015
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  • Students Speak Up

    NFL Football Player Ray Rice was recently released from the Baltimore Ravens after video footage surfaced of him hitting his wife in an elevator. Students shared their opinions on Ray Rice and the way the NFL handled...

    • Posted September 24, 2014
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