Tag: football

NFL player determined to grow education opportunities in hometown

Chris Long of the Philadelphia Eagles is donating the rest of his year’s salary in effort to increase educational equality.

Kickoff injuries not worth brief excitement

The tables can turn in a kickoff in such an abrupt way that they might even decide the fate of an entire game. But it comes at a high price.

BackTalk: NFL players kneeling creates noise

Silent protests from NFL players prove nothing // Kneeling football players have right to stand against injustice

Word on the Street

How do you feel about NFL football players kneeling during the National Anthem?

NCAA ruining college football with unneeded rules

With the college football season in full swing, the NCAA continues to dictate the game with pointless rules and an outdated perspective.

Underrated career of Romo impacts Cowboys franchise

by SERGIO MADRID//Editorial Assistant Underdog. Undrafted. Underappreciated. Underrated. And maybe still underestimated. The Cowboys have yet to release former starting quarterback Tony Romo, probably holding out for the right deal to […]

Sitting out bowl games should become trend

by STEVEN GEHEGAN//Sports Editor With all of the money that is on the line for star college athletes, it seems that the players should look out for themselves, since it […]