Tuesday, October 20, 2020

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Authors Articles by Joel Elms '22, Associate Editor

Joel Elms '22, Associate Editor

Joel Elms '22, Associate Editor
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Since the MLB season is only 60 games long this year, I thought it might be appropriate to come out with this piece now, as we're just about halfway through the season. This MLB season almost didn't happen, and now that it did, the playoff picture for each league is starting to become a little bit clearer. However, there...
While I'm absolutely sure that everyone who has basketball (more specifically, NBA basketball) on their list of most passionate things to scream at their TVs about has been watching the 2020 season unfold in the magic of the Orlando Bubble, there have been plenty of big moments on the campus, and I'm here today to count them down(in my...
The coronavirus pandemic has put an unexpected hurdle in every major sports league’s way, as they try to come back and start and/or resume their seasons in some form or fashion. After what seemed like an eternity, we can finally say it with 100% confidence and accuracy: baseball is back. The negotiations between the MLB and the MLBPA finally...
Week 14 might be the most crucial week of the entire NFL season. The reason I say such a thing is that this week often decides how the top 3-4 seeds of each conference’s playoff bracket for the year is going to turn out. Of course, Weeks 16 and 17 are almost always fun, as we get to find...
Thanksgiving is not complete without football. Don’t get me wrong, friends and family are incredibly amazing things to have in your life, but when that holiday rolls around, football becomes one of the most important things in my life, just for that one day. Thanksgiving Day itself was very entertaining. One sole thing made it an unforgettable Thanksgiving. What...
Man oh man is this late. I completely lapsed and forgot about this over Thanksgiving break, partially because I had a big chemistry project to work on. Anyway, I need to get right into this article because, well, you’ve figured it out by now. Saints Escape Panthers in a Thriller This game was nuts, and it had me on the edge...
Week 11 of the NFL season started with a bang (like, a literal bang, as in someone’s helmet going bang), but that was rather quickly overshadowed by things like Lamar Jackson being Lamar Jackson, Philip Rivers’ terrible accuracy issues, the 49ers almost losing to Kyler Murray and the Cardinals, and the Patriots being carried by their defense to a...
Week 10 saw more than a few surprises in terms of final scores and who won which game(s). I myself was taken aback just a bit when I opened up ESPN on my phone from the back of my dad’s car to check the scores of the early and later games (we were on a 6-hour road trip back...

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