Archive for Tag Archives: ' nfl'

2014 NFL season already marred by bad officials

KALAMA HINES SPORTS EDITOR There is no denying it – the NFL is experiencing a heaping helping of negativity. Be it players’ violence against women, positive drug tests or a team owner’s DUI. The NFL though [...]

Sports and bullying one and the same— but where is the line drawn?

When I was in the 7th grade, I was bullied for a two-month period by a giant, zit-faced 8th grader who had a locker near mine. Every day after P.E. class, I’d change my clothes next [...]

Report: Gay NFL player “strongly considering” coming out

When it comes to the NFL’s willingness to accept an openly gay player, some think that the absence from the NFL of an openly gay player proves the league isn’t ready. Under that standard, the NFL [...]

Disgruntled Raider fans reflect on 49ers Super Bowl berth

Joshua Basrai Special to the Express The 49ers are the next team in the midst of this Bay Area sports renaissance. Unfortunately, one team’s success proves to taste like sour grapes to those who support the [...]

49ers to bring the Lombardi Trophy back to the Bay

Jason Leskiw Managing editor Super Bowl 47 marks the first time that the Bay Area’s red and gold will play in the biggest game of the year since 1996.  All of the earmarks of the past [...]