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New Expectations for Fordham Men’s Basketball

New Expectations for Fordham Men’s Basketball

In the Bronx, Coach Tom Pecora and the Fordham Rams are simply yearning for the opportunity to prove that they indeed can play with perennial powerhouses within NCAA basketball.

Better Luck Next Year? How Bad Teams Affect Their Fans

It makes one wonder whether or not rooting for a disappointing team produces some sort of psychological or emotional burden for a devotee.

Why Michael Vick Should Start for the Jets

Why Michael Vick Should Start for the Jets

Even when Geno Smith plays his cleanest, most encouraging game of the season, it still isn’t good enough to get a win.

A Geno Smith Benching Would Not Fix the Jets

A Geno Smith Benching Would Not Fix the Jets

There are many, many problems surrounding the New York Jets, but their starting quarterback Geno Smith’s performance is neither the biggest nor most pressing issue. Keep in mind that Smith is still only a second-year player, and he requires further development. This period of mediocrity is exactly what Smith needs to get the tools and experience to become a solid NFL quarterback. The Jets must first assemble a team around their young prospect before they can be expected to seriously compete in the their division.

Becky Hammon and the Future of Women in the NBA

Becky Hammon and the Future of Women in the NBA

On Aug. 5 of this year, Becky Hammon was hired as an assistant coach for the NBA Champion San Antonio Spurs.

Fordham Predicts The MLB Playoffs

After a wild regular season that saw many teams toy with contention, the postseason looks to be no different. These playoffs seem to be one of the most wide-open in recent memory.

Inside the Cash Cow that is Fantasy Football

Inside the Cash Cow that is Fantasy Football

Fantasy football has continuously grown since its conception in the early 1990s, but recently its magnitude has exponentially multiplied. Can it be the savior for a league that has been so downtrodden by seemingly constant off the field issues? Playing fantasy football has become easier than ever in the advanced technological age we live in. Setting your lineups and making roster moves are all at your fingertips, just one tap away from coming to fruition.

The NFL’s Violence Problem and How I Enable It

The NFL’s Violence Problem and How I Enable It

We, the general public who make this the most popular sport in America, may not necessarily advocate the assaults and violent crimes those involved in the NFL commit, but we do somewhat enable them.

Can Jersey Advertisments Thrive in America?

Can Jersey Advertisments Thrive in America?

Why isn’t advertising on any of America’s four major sports jerseys already?

The Bronx is Breaking: The Bleak Future of the Yankees

The Bronx is Breaking: The Bleak Future of the Yankees

The New York Yankees are in a precarious position that they haven’t found themselves in quite some time.