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Where Will Peyton Manning Play Next Season?

In Sports on February 14, 2012 at 5:38 am

Bernard ’14

Peyton Manning, one of the best quarterbacks in NFL history may not be returning to Indianapolis next season. Manning has played for the Indianapolis Colts for his entire career, however that may change next season due to financial concerns for the Colts, and  Manning’s health which may not be 100% come time for pre-season games. On March 8th, Manning is due 28 million dollars, which gives the Colts less time than they want to decide on whether to keep Manning, trade him, or release him to the free agent market. Read the rest of this entry »

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UMASS: A Producer of Professional Athletes?

In Sports on December 20, 2011 at 1:07 pm

Bernard ’14

When someone mentions a college that produces a lot of professional athletes, LSU, Texas, Duke, Notre Dame or UCLA might come to mind. How about UMASS Amherst? UMASS athletics has struggled over the last few years in football, hockey, basketball, and baseball, especially in the 2010-2011 season. But over the last few years, UMASS has produced an impressive list of professional hockey players, some in football, and basketball too. Among the players is an Olympic Silver Medalist for the 2010 U.S.A. Olympic Hockey Team. Read the rest of this entry »