By: Tyler Kirk On November 18th, 2018, the Washington Football Team was playing against the Houston Texans. In the middle of the third quarter, Washington Quarterback Alex Smith was sacked on the opponent’s 38-yard line by three-time Defensive Player of the Year, J.J. Watt. Smith has been sacked hundreds of times in his career, andContinue reading “Thank You for Everything, Alex”
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Black History Month: An Exciting Time for Female Athletes
By: Brittanni Flores In February, Black women made waves in the realm of sports. Leading the surge was emerging tennis star Naomi Osaka, who collected her fourth Grand Slam title after beating Jennifer Brady in straight sets. The 23-year-old Osaka also defeated 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams in the semi-finals to reach the Final.Continue reading “Black History Month: An Exciting Time for Female Athletes”
Could Russell Wilson’s Career Actually Be Over in Seattle?
By: Tyler Kirk A lot of quarterback controversy has been occurring so far this NFL offseason, and we are only in week three. The latest quarterback to speak out regarding his situation – is none other than Russell Wilson, a player who has never (publicly) advocated for changes with the Seattle Seahawks during his nine-yearContinue reading “Could Russell Wilson’s Career Actually Be Over in Seattle?”
The Insane Story of the 2008 Florida Gators
By: Logan Hill The 2008 Florida Gators were a team that went down in the History of College Football. National Champions, with the first ever Sophomore to win the Hesiman, Tim Tebow, leading the way. While they happened to have America’s Golden Boy, they also had a roster full of trouble-makers. In a tweet firstContinue reading “The Insane Story of the 2008 Florida Gators”