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Are Professional Sports Becoming Soft?

Are Professional Sports Becoming Soft?

Patrick Ales, Staff Writer

December 15, 2018


Filed under Domestic Affairs, Opinion, Top Stories

Technological advances in the past decades have obviously changed many aspects of society, and the sporting world is no exception. The impact of technology on sports has been overwhelmingly positive, as it has allowed for greater awareness of player safety and offered many improvements in the actual...

The Miami Dolphins Weather the Storm In Season Opener

The Miami Dolphins Weather the Storm In Season Opener

Patrick Ales, Staff Writer

September 15, 2018


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

The Miami Dolphins kicked off the National Football League (NFL) season on Sep. 3 at 1 P.M. against the Tennessee Titans. The much-anticipated return of starting quarterback Ryan Tannehill, after missing all of last season due to injury, was taken aback following the torrential downpour that plagued...

Touching Down On the NFL Preseason

Touching Down On the NFL Preseason

Trey Riera-Gomez, Staff Writer

August 17, 2018


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

As the end of summer approaches, millions across the United States are preparing for the upcoming National Football League's (NFL) 2018-2019 season. Football, one of the most beloved and popular sports in the U.S., had approximately 15 million viewers tuned in for each of last year's 16 regular season...

Shaquem Griffin: Single-Handedly Inspiring the World

Shaquem Griffin: Single-Handedly Inspiring the World

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

March 9, 2018


Filed under College/Professional, Sports, Top Stories

At first glance, the 2018 NFL Combine was nothing short of a typicality at its commence. That is, until the arrival of Shaquem Griffin, the 22-year-old phenom from the University of Central Florida. From a distance, Griffin appears to be nothing out of the ordinary when it comes to the bodily structur...

Super Bowl 52: The Underdogs Fly High

Super Bowl 52: The Underdogs Fly High

Chase Bagnall- Koger, Staff Writer

February 10, 2018


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

After a a long 2017-2018 NFL season, including 256 games and heated playoffs, the New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles were named the competitors of Super Bowl 52. The Patriots were the Super Bowl Champions in 2017 and have won the second-most Super Bowl titles in the NFL with five (narrowly tr...

The Final Four Face Off – Which NFL Teams Will Play the Super Bowl?

The Final Four Face Off – Which NFL Teams Will Play the Super Bowl?

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

January 19, 2018


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

 The NFL playoff games are some of the most widely anticipated games in America, averaging nearly 40 million viewers per game all around the nation. After a long NFL season, only four teams remain to battle against each other, making for high pressure match-ups. This year, the final four teams are t...

The Sports Industry Goes Against Trump

The Sports Industry Goes Against Trump

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

October 2, 2017


Filed under Domestic Affairs, Opinion

Controversy sparked when President Trump invited, and later uninvited, the Golden State Warrior team after their win against the Cavaliers. Before Trump uninvited the team, Stephen Curry was having second thoughts about going to the nation's capital. A few days before, there was a incident where Trump...

Put Your Fins Up: Dolphins Are 1-0 to Start the Season

Put Your Fins Up: Dolphins Are 1-0 to Start the Season

Jesse Zambrano, Staff Writer

September 20, 2017


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

As September rolls in, football fans wait anxiously for the beginning of the NFL Season to see their favorite teams face off against each other in one of the most loved sports in America. Dolphin fans were given something to celebrate when they reeled in their first win of the 2017 season against the...

Jason Taylor Inducted Into Hall of Fame

Jason Taylor Inducted Into Hall of Fame

Kevin Monjarrez, highlights contributor

August 17, 2017


Filed under highlights, Sports (highlights)

On Aug. 3, Miami Dolphin defensive end Jason Taylor was inducted into National Football League’s (NFL) Hall of Fame. Taylor is now the tenth Dolphin to join the Hall of Fame, and the first one to be inducted since Dan Marino in 2005. Taylor did not have a chance to start his competitive football...

The 2017 NFL Combine

The 2017 NFL Combine

Nicolas Schmidt, Staff Writer

March 16, 2017


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

The National Football League (NFL) Combine is a chance for incoming college seniors to show their skills to the NFL teams in preparation for the draft. This year's Combine was in Indianapolis and it came with plenty of surprises. From both defense and offense, many players showed their dominance and...

Super Bowl LI: One to Remember

Super Bowl LI: One to Remember

Nicolas Schmidt, Staff Writer

February 8, 2017


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

A journey that started over 20 weeks ago came to an end on Sunday Feb. 5 when the Patriots bested the Falcons in the Super Bowl. Arguably one of the best Super Bowls in NFL history, Tom Brady was able to lead his team to their fifth championship while winning his fourth Super Bowl MVP, solidifying his...

Manning Runs His Last Play

Manning Runs His Last Play

Kelsy Pacheco, Staff Writer

March 9, 2016


Filed under News

After 18 football seasons, five MVP awards and two Super Bowl championships, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning has retired. On March 7, Manning officially left the National Football League (NFL). Manning started his retirement speech off talking about his first year playing football in the NFL...

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