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February 2, 2018

Ever wonder what it's like to be the wife of a division one college football coach? Marissa Partridge goes into the joys and challenges of being the woman behind Chris Partridge, a assistant coach for the Michigan Wolverines.

December 30, 2017

Who wants a Piece of them?
Brooklyn’s new look Nets
By: Chris Mannix

When I first looked at the box of Sports Illustrated magazines to pick out the first magazine I would feature, I thought it would be tough to pick one. However, once I started digging there was Jason Kidd and Deron Williams staring up at me. Sorry to any Nets fans, but you can’t help but laugh at the nose dive that organization has took after such high expectations. Let’s dive into this…


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December 29, 2017

Saints rookie running back Trey Edmunds goes into some of the qualities instilled in him at a young age that helped him reach his goal of playing in the NFL.

December 21, 2017

This is the Memoir of Jennifer Coney-Shepherd, Mother of the Consensus High School Player of the Year and Number #1 Football Recruit in America, Rashan A. Gary.

From My Eyes and What I Have Been Blessed to Behold

When I was approached about writing a story on my son Rashan Gary, I was excited, humbled, and apprehensive all at the same time.  Just like every time Rashan takes the field, I go through a myriad of emotions, thoughts, and concerns. This task had the same effect.  Just like the first ti...

December 12, 2017

Every year army and navy come together to play a game that is more than 100 years strong. However, what some don't realize is how much bigger this is than just a game...

November 21, 2017

G.O.A.T?

The Goat, a word used to describe someone as the greatest ever at their respective craft. Wayne Gretzky the greatest hockey player ever, Serena William the most celebrated tennis player ever, Michael Phelps the greatest Olympian to grace a summer games and Michael Jordan the trash talking, North Carolina Native, who could barely make a high school basketball team is currently recognized as the G.O.A.T of basketball…Or is he? On contrary to popular belief there this kid from Akron Ohio wh...

November 20, 2017

“Why have you decided to go to Virginia Tech?”

I was asked that all throughout the college picking process in high school, and still do today.  I couldn’t say that I chose the school because of their insane lacrosse program, because that was not the case when I was in high school.  When I was playing lacrosse in high school and looking at different division 1 options, Virginia Tech women’s lacrosse was not even on anyone’s radar, they were a team that was considered the “ACC underdog that hasn’t...

November 14, 2017

Growing up in Englewood, New Jersey taught me so much at a very young age. Englewood is home to countless athletes with incredible talent and endless potential

November 9, 2017

I'm sitting here a day after the Celtics pulled out yet another victory over the LA Lakers 107-96 at TD Garden last night. After a rough start to the season with All-Star Gordon Hayward's gruesome injury and an 0-2 start the young Celtics have rattled off 10 straight wins. Question is how?

First off the talk of the off season was how the Celtics lost most of their depth in exchange for a ball hogging point guard. I have love for Avery Bradley, Jae Crowder, and IT as much as anyone else, but yet a...

November 2, 2017

There was a time where I would be watching TV, and once a commercial would come on I'd drop to the floor and do a countless number of push-ups. My arms would be dead tired but I would keep going. I used to skip public transportation and walk over a mile every day after school my 9th grade year to make it to football workouts at McKinley Tech. Some nights and/or Saturday mornings I would go to the field by myself and run through plays as if I was in the middle of a game. I called out formations,...

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