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Severity of concussions more vital than NFL profit

By SHIRA IDRIS – 6 years ago

The upcoming Sony biopic Concussion illustrates the true story of Dr. Bennet Omalu and his struggle against the NFL. In real life, Omalu, a forensic pathologist, con­ducted research on NFL…

Uncertainty looms heavy over NFL Draft

By ROB CARPENTER – 6 years ago

The NFL Draft is similar to the New York Stock Exchange; football franchises select talent to add to their team in the same way stockbrokers invest in shares of companies.…

NFL looks to clean up its image

By ROBERT CARPENTER – 6 years ago

As the last seconds counted down in the NFL Super Bowl, it seemed only fitting that the season surrounded by controversy would end in a minor brawl. Now that the…

Last play incites Super Bowl conspiracy

By ALEX VOYNOW – 6 years ago

Conspiracy theories abound in our society—there are too many question marks, uncanny happenings, and outcomes and justifications that we just cannot accept. It follows, then, that sports are fertile ground…

Silent Lynch not rude, simply speechless

By CLAIRE STANDAERT – 6 years ago

“How important was it to keep the ball on the ground and run out the clock?” “Yeah.” “How does your back feel Marshawn?” “Yeah.” “How are you feeling?” “Yeah.” Marshawn…

Teams contend for conference playoff bids

By SAM HAMMER – 7 years ago

As we enter Week eleven of the NFL season, most teams already had their bye week and are now past the halfway point of the season. Things will almost certainly…

ESPN values NFL over productive discourse

By ROBERT CARPENTER – 7 years ago

Last Wednesday ESPN suspended one of their leading columnists and TV hosts, Bill Simmons, for his harsh criticism of the NFL and Commissioner Roger Goodell in his handling of the…

Hamster out-eats Kobayashi

By SAMUEL HAMMER – 7 years ago

Hello, Vassar sports fans! So many important things have occurred this past week that it’s almost impossible to cover it all, but it doesn’t hurt to try. In case you…

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