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Fantasy Football Week 13 Outlook

In Sports on November 27, 2013 at 8:42 am

DJ Gardiner ’14

Coming into this week there are a lot of big matchups and must-win games for the NFL teams that are making a push towards the postseason. As well as having a lot of good matchups this week we also can enjoy our Thanksgiving meals while watching some football with three games being played on Thursday. This is going to be a big week so here is a look at players and teams that should really up their games in order to help their team come out victorious. Read the rest of this entry »

NFL Picks – Week 11 – Kelley and Omer pick

In Sports on November 15, 2013 at 1:46 pm

Omer Picks

1. Jets Over Buffalo

2. Chicago Over Baltimore

3. Cincinnati Over Cleveland

4.  Philadelphia  Over Washington

5.  Detroit Over Pittsburgh

6. Atlanta Over Tampa Bay

7. Arizona  Over Jacksonville

8. Houston Over Oakland

9. San Diego Over Miami

10. New Orleans Over San Francisco

11. New York Over Green Bay

12. Seattle Over Minnesota

13. Denver Over Kansas City

14.  New England Over Carolina

Byes: Dallas, St Louis

Kelley Picks–

1. New York Jets @ Buffalo:  New York

2.  Baltimore @ Chicago: Chicago

3. Cleveland @ Cincinnati: Cincinnati

4. Washington @ Philadelphia: Washington

5. Detroit @ Pittsburg: Detroit

6. Atlanta @ Tampa Bay: Atlanta

7. Arizona @ Jaxonville: Arizona

8. Oakland @ Houston: Houston

9. San Diego @ Miami: San Diego

10. San Fransisco @ New Orleans: New Orleans

11. Green Bay @ New York Giants: New York Giants

12. Minnesota @ Seattle: Seattle

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 »

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 »