Recent scandals involving NFL star running backs ex-Baltimore Raven Ray Rice and Minnesota Viking Adrian Peterson, have led to new revisions in the NFL’s policies regarding domestic violence. But the actions the league has taken in each case have been inconsistent. Rice faced disciplinary action from the NFL in July after an incident surfaced that […]
The five most exciting games of Week 2: 1) Chicago Bears over the San Francisco 49ers The Chicago Bears were down 20-7 by the end of the third quarter only to storm back furiously with 21 unanswered points in the fourth quarter. Bears quarterback Jay Cutler came up huge in crunch-time, throwing for 125 yards […]
It’s easy to say that there really isn’t any competition for the NFL or football for that matter. One of the biggest sports in the U.S., American football is the most popular sport throughout the U.S. and everyone is finding new ways to make it better. Recently, there was an announcement that a new professional […]
The first day of school points to the unofficial end of summer — and fantasy football draft day marks the beginning of the most important season on the calendar. The popularity of fantasy football has grown tremendously in recent years, but don’t take my word for it. Instead, consider this statistic: an estimated 18.3 million […]
The Metro State football team is a student run club that plays at Shea Stadium in Highlands Ranch. The Runners are a part of the American Developmental Football League and was founded in 2010. Metro’s football team isn’t all Metro State students. The team consists of all three schools. Currently in fourth place in the […]
With the 249th pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, the St. Louis Rams select Michael Sam. These words gave new life to the National Football League and to the players themselves. Sam became the first openly gay athlete to be selected in a draft and the second professional athlete in one of the four major […]
This week, the Denver Broncos game was about more than touchdowns, tackles and tailgates. For the group of about 75 protesters at Sports Authority Field at Mile High, it was a battle for their culture. “I’m a human being, not an animal, nor a mascot,” read one of the protester’s signs. The protest at the […]
Story by Zee Nwuke Metro club football concluded a season of firsts – first year the school has fielded a football team in its 40-plus-year history, first time it made it to the playoffs, first elimination after losing in the playoffs and first losing season, finishing at 3-4. Nevertheless, quarterback Alec Maybin was pleased. “The […]
The recent college football conference realignments show schools like the University of Colorado and the University of Nebraska care more about the dollar than historic rivalries and school traditions. Conference realignments will do to college football what free agency has done to professional sports – destroy traditions and rivalries.
There are 32 chromosomes in our DNA, and those chromosomes compose our genetics. For some quarterbacks, they have a clutch gene, while others do not. Winning defines great quarterbacks. Some of them are John Elway, Joe Montana, Steve Young and Terry Bradshaw.