Tag: Football

Aiyuk Requests Trade: 3 Best Fits for 49ers Star Wideout

Aiyuk Requests Trade: 3 Best Fits for 49ers Star Wideout

Tuesday afternoon, San Francisco 49ers star wide receiver Brandon Aiyuk requested a trade from the team. The 49ers have been adamant about keeping him in the Bay, yet amid months of contract negotiations regarding an extension, things changed in May. Aiyuk grew frustrated, voicing his displeasure via social media for weeks, but nothing was made […]

Aaron Rodgers and the Jets: Who else does he need? (Op-Ed)

Aaron Rodgers and the Jets: Who else does he need? (Op-Ed)

With training camp kicking off on July 18th, several questions are circling on what the Jets plan to do with star quarterback Aaron Rodgers’ supporting crew. Joe Douglas has been trying his best to fill in star players around Rodgers and improve their talent both offensively and defensively. One of these new additions includes Mike […]

Joe Schoen and Giants wanted Saquon to be team legend

Joe Schoen and Giants wanted Saquon to be team legend

The second episode of HBO’s “Hard Knocks: Offseason with the New York Giants,” featured how conversations between a player and their team occurred. The episode centered around Joe Schoen and his idea to keep the Giants star running back, Saquon Barkley, in New York, offering him the chance to become a Giants legend and to […]

Will the NFL’s international efforts last? (OP-ED)

Will the NFL’s international efforts last? (OP-ED)

Popular sports within the United States often differ from the rest of the world. That said, times are changing. Recent years have seen American sports like baseball and football attempt to make the leap forward across the pond. The NFL is one such American sports organization that has attempted to appeal to an international audience. […]

Has Soccer gained a stronger foothold within the US? (OP-ED)

Has Soccer gained a stronger foothold within the US? (OP-ED)

The sports industry in the United States continues to grow robustly, with staple sports like basketball, baseball, and American football maintaining mainstream popularity. However, with the recent rise of other internationally popular sports like cricket within the country, will soccer finally develop a thriving fanbase in the U.S.? The answer is yes. Soccer is currently […]

The benefits and drawbacks of being an NFL undrafted free agent (Op-Ed)

The benefits and drawbacks of being an NFL undrafted free agent (Op-Ed)

In the glitzy world of the NFL Draft, where dreams are realized and futures are forged, there exists a parallel narrative often overshadowed by the spotlight: the journey of undrafted free agents (UDFAs). These diamonds in the rough defy the odds, battling through uncertainty to earn a spot on an NFL roster. For those unfamiliar, […]

Will there ever be a mainstream female American football league? (OP-ED)

Will there ever be a mainstream female American football league? (OP-ED)

American football is undoubtedly one of the most popular sports in the United States. Additionally, it’s likely the most male-dominated sport out of them all. It undoubtedly brings the question of the existence of female participation in the sport and female leagues. Surprisingly enough, for those that aren’t aware, there has been female participation in […]

Is the NFL Doing Enough to Protect Players from the Long-Term Effects of Concussions? (Op-Ed)

Is the NFL Doing Enough to Protect Players from the Long-Term Effects of Concussions? (Op-Ed)

Football is not a safe game. Despite the sport’s widespread appeal, participants should be aware of the risks they face, the most significant of which are physically demanding. While the NFL has taken many steps to ensure player safety throughout the years, certain dangers still exist. In recent years, worries about concussions and chronic traumatic […]

The NFL’s new “replay” rule is a positive step forward for the game (Op-Ed)

The NFL’s new “replay” rule is a positive step forward for the game (Op-Ed)

The NFL’s upcoming 2024 season is set to usher in a new era of precision and accountability with a series of rule changes centered around the expanded use of instant replay.  These adjustments, approved at the NFL Annual Meeting, represent a concerted effort to enhance officiating accuracy and maintain the integrity of the game. Among […]

The Chiefs’ dynasty: In review (Op-Ed)

The Chiefs’ dynasty: In review (Op-Ed)

The Kansas City Chiefs have quickly risen to prominence as one of the most formidable and impressive American football teams in recent years.  Spearheaded by quarterback (QB) Patrick Mahomes, the team has managed to make four Super Bowl appearances in five years, claiming victory in three games. As well, they join the ranks of eight […]

Chiefs win the Super Bowl in overtime

Chiefs win the Super Bowl in overtime

The Kansas City Chiefs beat the San Francisco 49ers 25-22, Sunday, at the Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas. This is the Chiefs fourth Super Bowl victory, and their third under coach Andy Reid. At the start of the game the Chiefs were in fact loosing as they were starting to trail the opposing team 19-16 with […]

Buffalo Bills kicker Tyler Bass deletes all social media after missing crucial field goal

Buffalo Bills kicker Tyler Bass deletes all social media after missing crucial field goal

As the Super Bowl approaches, football fans are watching the thrilling playoff games, rooting for their teams, and having social media debates about all-things-football. As their favorite teams advance in the competition, supporters are filled with anticipation and excitement, while others deal with disappointment as their teams lose. Avid fans have even been known to […]

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