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Raiders Stacking Up

Raiders Stacking Up

March 23, 2019

The Oakland Raiders are getting ready to do something they haven't been able to do since 1984. Win a Super Bowl. The Raiders have been on a downward spiral these past few years, but now everything is starting to look up for them. Many have criticized the organization for making moves they deem to be idiotic in trading away star players wide receiver Amari Cooper and defensive end Khalil Mack....

Don’t Be Stupid Arizona

Don’t Be Stupid Arizona

March 16, 2019

The Cardinals are thinking of trading away quarterback Josh Rosen and taking quarterback Kyler Murray in the Draft. This past season was Rosen's rooky year and while the team didn't have a good season, Rosen was the 3rd best quarterback from his draft class. His stats compared to the other quarterbacks in his class were very close to the stats of Sam Darnold. Rosen was also sacked more than any other rookie quarterback this past season and was the 7th most sacked qu...

Pop Warner Football Making Bad Calls

Pop Warner Football Making Bad Calls

March 13, 2019

Head injuries have become increasingly common in football, with about 79% of players getting at least one concussion in their career. Pop Warner Football is trying to eliminate these injuries in their younger leagues, but this could be hurting more than helping. The first way they are trying to prevent injury was in 2016 when they banned kickoffs for their bottom 3 leagues. They have banned it...

Woodford County Tramples Dunbar’s Playoff Hopes

Woodford County Tramples Dunbar’s Playoff Hopes

March 1, 2019

The Bulldogs faced off against the Woodford County Yellowjackets on February 28. Starters for the Bulldogs were #42 Haley Gadd, #23 Tanaya Cecil, #24 Jailyn Ginter, #20 Cheyenne Fullwood, and #5 Elise Ellison-Coons. Starters for the Yellowjackets were #11 Nia Jaco, #14 Abbie Hudson, #30 Ellie Dougherty, #52 Kayla Harlow, #54 Delaney Enlow. The opening tip went to the Yellowjackets. One ...

Mike’s Picks for NFL Mock Draft

Mike’s Picks for NFL Mock Draft

February 25, 2019

The NFL combine is still to come and there are still many ways for free agency to go. The teams still haven't narrowed in on any specific needs yet and there isn't any way to say for certain how any team is going to draft. But that doesn't mean we can't speculate and try to predict what's going to happen. Pick #1 Oakland Raiders (Via Mock Trade With Arizona) Josh Allen, OLB/DE, Kentucky John Gruden ...

NBA Playoffs: Who’s it going to be?

NBA Playoffs: Who’s it going to be?

February 23, 2019

As the season is hitting the All-Star break, teams are making nods toward the NBA playoffs. Multiple teams are standing out for the chance to take home the trophy. Who will be in? Golden State Warriors The Golden State Warriors are looking to win their 3rd straight championship. With a starting lineup consisting of 5 NBA all-stars, 2 MVPs and a 1 time Defensive Player Of Year, they are looking im...

First Pick: RJ Barrett or Zion Williamson

First Pick: RJ Barrett or Zion Williamson

February 23, 2019

Zion Williamson is one of the best players to put on a Duke jersey. His freak-like athleticism sets up his ability to put the ball on the floor and be a playmaker. Standing at 6’7 inches and 285 pounds, Zion is able to jump an astonishing 44 inches. On the season, he’s averaging 21.2, 9.4 rebounds and 2.3 assists with 2.9 blocks a game. He recently put up a career high 35 points in a lost against...

How has Ja Morant changed Murray State University?

How has Ja Morant changed Murray State University?

February 23, 2019

Ja Morant, a 6’3 guard from Dalzell, South Carolina, has changed the Racers for years to come. After having no high school offers before his senior season, Morant was a consensus 2-star recruit from Crestwood High school in South Carolina, only received one offer from Murray State University. Morant made the most of his opportunity. In his freshman year, he averaged 12.7 points, 6.5 assists and 6.3 reb...

Dunbar puts up L’s down against Lafayette in District Semifinal

Dunbar puts up L’s down against Lafayette in District Semifinal

February 21, 2019

Dunbar came into this game with one mindset, to win, leading against Lafayette 15-5 after the first quarter. To start out the second quarter, Dunbar went on a 7-0 run to run up the score to 22-7. The Generals tried to make the deficit smaller, but Dunbar ended up leading 36-18 at halftime. At halftime, both student sections began to compete with one another, chant after chant only led to a more...

Dunbar Shoots The Lights Out On Senior Night

Dunbar Shoots The Lights Out On Senior Night

February 18, 2019

The Bulldogs took down the top-ranked Cardinals 91-84, giving the Cardinals their first loss to a team in the state. The night started off with recognizing the seniors on the team: #0 Grayson Shively, #5 Walker Mack, #12 Jared Gadd, #21 Nate Clark, #22 Michael Corio, and #32 Trevor Rodgers. The Bulldogs had an all-senior starting line up that consisted of #22 Corio, #12 Gadd, #5 Mack, #21 Clark,...

Who Will Have The #1 Seeds?

Who Will Have The #1 Seeds?

February 11, 2019

There are 11 teams that are in the race for the 4 #1 seeds: Duke, Michigan, Kentucky, Tennessee, Gonzaga, Michigan State, Virginia, Kansas, Houston, Nevada, and North Carolina. The first of these teams seem like they would obviously have one of the #1’s. Duke, currently ranked 2, has shaped out to be one of the major powerhouses this season. The Blue Devils have both major offensive and defensive t...