football

Broncos’ loss hidden by Winter Olympics

By CLYFF YOUNG – 8 years ago

“After an NFL season filled with uncertainty, scandal, and the unexpected, expect one thing from the final Sunday of professional football: Expect this Super Bowl to be the most watched…

Super Bowl a complex part of our society

By LILY ELBAUM – 8 years ago

This weekend was Super Bowl XLVIII (or 48 for those of you not well versed in Roman numerals). It is the biggest tradition in American football, one watched by millions…

Super Bowl not an event worth watching

By MEAGHAN HUGHES – 8 years ago

For many reasons, I did not watch the Super Bowl this weekend. Some were practical, such as the amount of work I had to do, the number of meetings I…

Sherman enlivens post-game interviews

By CLYFF YOUNG – 8 years ago

The weekend between the NFL Conference Championship games and the Super Bowl is always a little bit sad. It is more than a little bit sad, actually—it is full-on disheartening…

Death threats mar legendary rivalry matches

By CLYFF YOUNG – 8 years ago

Rivalry Week in college football: it is probably the most exciting week of the season, excluding some bowl games and the national championship game. In fact, Rivalry Week often produces…

Patriots manifest culture of arrogance

By LUKA LADAN – 8 years ago

It’s no secret that Tom Brady has struggled this season. And it’s no secret that this current collection of New England Patriots isn’t nearly as formidable as those of years…

NFL should place focus on home turf

By ELI J VARGAS I – 8 years ago

The NFL has had a presence in London since 2007 in the “International Series” where a game was hosted at London’s Wembley Stadium during the NFL regular season. This year,…

Giants’ decline rooted in Coughlin’s hubris

By CLYFF YOUNG – 8 years ago

The New York Giants were not a particularly good team last year, but they were not terrible, either. Although the Giants missed the postseason en route to a 9-7 regular…

Football fun in fantasy form

By CLYFF YOUNG – 8 years ago

In mid-June the NBA and NHL crown their champions and start their off-seasons. Only once every two years are the major winter sports’ seasons followed by the viewership-record-setting phenomena that…