Bucking up: Broncos win Super Bowl

By: Kyle Tooley ~Staff Writer~ If you’re a fan of high scoring, shootout style football games with scores that look like the halftime of a basketball game, then Super Bowl 50 was not your type of game. The landmark event taking place in Santa Clara, Cali., featured the Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers, with the six point underdog Broncos coming out on top by a score of 24-10. Assuming most everyone caught a bit of the third-most-watched television program in TV history, let’s skip the play by play and look at a few storylines from the game. Basically everyone was … Continue reading Bucking up: Broncos win Super Bowl

Opinion: Everyone loves Cam

By: Brent Raines ~Sports Editor~ At his weekly press conference following the Panthers blowout of the Arizona Cardinals in the NFC championship game, Cam Newton was asked why he seems to be a lightning rod for criticism, despite leading Carolina to a 15-1 record and a trip to Super Bowl. He worked his way through an answer before getting to a line that would be the talk of the sports world over the next few days. “I’m an African-American quarterback, that may scare a lot of people because they haven’t seen nothing they can compare me to.” Newton ought to … Continue reading Opinion: Everyone loves Cam