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Foreword: I'm not going to make up fake trades for this draft based on "NFL Insider" rumors, which are really just reporters creating false buzz by creating "information" from "confidential sources." However, if you're interested in trade rumors, I've heard everything from the Patriots moving up to take Lamar Jackson to the Colt's trading down so the Bill's can...
On Friday the 13th of April, the Cowboys released their star wide receiver, Dez Bryant. There were rumors circling around Dez either being traded or released as in recent years he has been overpaid and under performed, but until now nothing had come of those rumors. Cowboy’s reasons The Cowboys have had ample problems with Dez Bryant in recent years. He...
The buzzer sounded and confetti fell, while Villanova fans in the stands jumped to their feet as their team had now won 2 March Madness National championships in 3 years. The iconic song "One Shining Moment" erupted through the Alamodome in San Antonio. Villanova's Historic Victory Winning their second championship in the last three years, Villanova has made a name for...
In an off season full of many high caliber free agents, it was inevitable that the dynamics of the NBA would change. However, despite the signings, the good teams of past years reign supreme, while rebuilding teams sneak into the lower seeded playoff spots. The East As always, the headlining team of the East are the Cleveland Cavaliers, led by the...
Some cherish the Olympics to view great athletic feats.  Others watch the games to learn about obscure sports. But as junior Mac Jordan simply put it: "I am looking forward to American dominance." Whether you are an Olympic super-fan or indifferent, the Pyeong Chang Olympics is for you. In this article, I will highlight some of the stunning athleticism, jarring controversy,...
The halls of Jesuit, like much of the rest of America, this week have been filled with chatter pertaining to this Sunday’s upcoming Super Bowl match-up, the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles. Some Cowboys gripe about their NFC East rivals, while others wish for the downfall of the dynastic Patriots. Whether it is for the great commercials, a...
It's Opening Day, and as the Rangers begin their 2017 attempt to beat the Blue Jays in the playoffs (and also try to win the World Series but one step at a time), here's a look at the upcoming season. Sabermetrics say the Rangers were lucky rather than good last year because of their success in one-run games and +8...
There is no denying that the previous all-star selection process needed some work. The solely fan-based process has been the law of the land for quite some time now, but it has produced some very questionable choices. I understand that the All-Star Game is supposed to be a game "for the fans," but Zaza freaking Pachulia almost got a...

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