Tagged - Football

Rochester sets records, collects wins over Yellowjacket weekend

UR had plenty to celebrate over Yellowjacket Weekend, as carnival rides and food trucks were supported by strong performances by the sports teams

Why Tom Brady just can’t retire in peace

There is talk of $16 million on the line if Brady retires immediately, but inevitably, the question that isn’t being asked is: Why do we need to know?

COVID-19 is making one of the most dangerous sports even riskier

Social distancing in any setting is only as effective as its practitioners. 

Football is back. Woohoo?

I know I’m not the only one who’s really glad that the NFL is back. I’m also not the only…

Varsity football to become scooter club due to pandemic

Maybe a cavalry charge would be a good analogy? Either way, they’re zooming around campus on scooters and having a blast doing it. 

Draft day sob stories are cheap journalism

I’m disappointed that ESPN failed at the basic function of news media: to inform the public.

2020 NFL draft is unpredictably predictable

The NFL draft went as smoothly as one could have hoped despite the looming possibility of a postponed season.

NFL players consider their future in negotiations with team owners

The NFL players association will soon vote yes or no on a deal that determines the future of the league. What are the costs and benefits?

We don’t care enough about actual games

Sports media puts a heavy focus on off-the-field stories, but is that what fans want to see?

Super Bowl: Fun to say, not to eat

Super bowl parties can be fun, or at least entertaining, as long as you avoid allergens.