Archive for category: National Sports

The New York Giants Are Finally Learning to Let Go

The New York Giants Are Finally Learning to Let Go

The New York Giants recently cutting ties with Justin Tuck and Hakeem Nicks may enrage fans right now, but the transactions might be best for the team’s long term goal of another Super Bowl ring.

Was There Corruption in the Adelina Sotnikova Figure Skating Win?

Was There Corruption in the Adelina Sotnikova Figure Skating Win?

With more than two million signatures signed, there is now a petition against the judging system as a result of teenage Russian skater Adelina Sotnikova besting favorite Yuna Kim of South Korea for the gold.

Michael Sam Makes LGBTQ History Within the NFL

Michael Sam Makes LGBTQ History Within the NFL

Michael Sam may not be the strongest or fastest prospect to declare for this year’s draft, but he may be the bravest in NFL history. The college football player recently came out, making both LGBTQ and NFL history.

The Atlantic 10 is Revamping Its Style

The Atlantic 10 is Revamping Its Style

The Atlantic 10 (A-10) Basketball Conference, home to Fordham and 13 other member institutions, has revamped its look. The conference has taken a more edgy, in-your-face approach to broadcasting how strong the member schools are both on the court and in the classroom.

You Can’t Win Them All, Just Ask Shaun White

You Can’t Win Them All, Just Ask Shaun White

Looking to become the first American male to win gold in three consecutive Winter Olympics, Shaun White has failed to reach his goal. White finished in a surprising fourth place in the men’s halfpipe event on Feb. 11. Since the sport was first introduced to the Winter Olympic Games in 1998, this is the first time the U.S. has not won a medal in the event.

The Future of a Legend and His Sport

The Future of a Legend and His Sport

Within a matter of months we now see the rubble of uncertainty that clouds the Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), Anderson Silva and both of their futures.

Why is Bullying Overlooked in the NFL?

Why is Bullying Overlooked in the NFL?

Director of Fordham’s Counseling and Psychological Services, Jeffrey Ng, discusses the “hyper-masculine” locker room culture within the NFL and the problems it creates.

What Can You Say About That New York Giants Offense?

What Can You Say About That New York Giants Offense?

The New York Giants are 0-6 for the first time since 1976. Will they ever win these season?

Thanks for the Mo-Ments: Mariano Rivera Says Goodbye to Baseball

Thanks for the Mo-Ments: Mariano Rivera Says Goodbye to Baseball

Mariano Rivera, one of the Yankees' greatest players of all time, said his final goodbyes to the organization and fans on Thursday.

Soccer Steadily Gaining Popularity in United States

Soccer Steadily Gaining Popularity in United States

With Major League Soccer (MLS) and international fan bases growing stateside and both cultural and business perspectives showing the arrow trending straight up, all evidence points to it—soccer is only going to get bigger in America.