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NFL star Earl Thomas held at gunpoint by his wife

Leslie Lopez, Reporter

May 15, 2020

Nina Thomas, wife of Raven’s safety, Earl Thomas, was arrested on Apr.13 after an argument with her husband. She was charged with first-degree felony burglary of residence with the intent to commit aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Her lawyer claims she is innocent and was wrongfully arrested. Ea...

Remembering Don Shula, who passed away at age 90

Remembering Don Shula, who passed away at age 90

Leslie Lopez, Reporter

May 15, 2020

Don Shula, National Football League's winningest coach, who led the Miami Dolphins for 50 years, died on Monday morning. Shula died in his home at age 90. There were no details provided on Shula's death. Shula was born on Jan. 4, 1930, and raised in Painesville, Ohio. The coach played multiple roles...

Rams trade for Jalen Ramsey

Gilbert Espana, Reporter

October 16, 2019

On Tuesday, Los Angeles Rams were a part of a blockbuster deal trading for All-Pro cornerback Jalen Ramsey from Jacksonville. Ramsey, who had been in the headlines for getting into a heated confrontation with head coach Doug Marrone, finally got his wish of being traded away. The Los Angeles Rams,...

Daniel Jones’ Breakout Performance

Gilberto España, Reporter

September 24, 2019

 Daniel Jones Breakout Performance Rookie quarterback Daniel Jones silenced all his haters by rallying the New York Giants from an 18 point deficit to beat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 32-31 on Sunday. Jones led his offense 75 yards down the field to put the Giants ahead for the first time with les...

Haskins Falls into the Redskins Lap

Joseph Rodriguez, writer/reporter

May 7, 2019

Leading up to the 2019 NFL Draft, former Ohio State QB Dwayne Haskins was expected to be a top ten pick. Over months of mock drafts and film study experts thought he would go 6th overall to the giants. Instead the New York Giants ended up taking the Duke quarterback Daniel Jones. This came as a shock...

Kyler Goes in the First Round Twice

Joseph Rodriguez, repoter

May 7, 2019

When former Heisman winning quarterback Kyler Murray was picked 1st overall by the Cardinals it was nothing new to him. He was also picked early in the first round in the MLB draft. Nobody is really surprised by the pick yet they are skeptical about it. Many of Murray's biggest critics think that he...

NFL Offseason: Mr. Big Treasure Chest

Sam Garcia, Reporter

March 10, 2019

Mr. Big Chest is on the move. Sunday, March 10, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown was dealt to the Oakland Raiders, according to NFL Network. In exchange for the star wide receiver, the Steelers will receive a third and fifth-round pick in this year’s Draft. In addition to changing...

Super Bowl LIII: Can Rams Take the Throne?

Boy genius Sean McVay, 33-years-old, is the youngest head coach to feature in a Super Bowl. In Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Ga., McVay will lead quarterback Jared Goff against nine-time Super Bowl appearing duo - head coach Bill Belichick and quarterback Tom Brady. Photo credit: Kevork Djansezian / Getty Images.

Sam Garcia, Reporter

February 3, 2019

Hope For Rams Fans Sunday, Feb. 3, the Los Angeles Rams will take on the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LIII. Over the last two seasons, the Rams have gone from one of the laughing stocks of the National Football League to potential world champions. As a lifelong Rams fan, I can’t tell you how ...

NFL: Los Angeles vs Boston, Round 2

Teammates celebrate with kicker Greg Zuerlein (no. 4) following the overtime, game-winning boot that sent the Los Angeles Rams to Super Bowl LIII. The Rams defeated the New Orleans Saints at the Superdome in New Orleans Sunday, Jan. 20. Photo credit: Jonathan Bachman, Getty Images.

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor

January 21, 2019

Los Angeles Rams kicker Greg Zuerlein had the first touch on the ball during kickoff of the NFC Championship game against the New Orleans Saints Sunday, Jan. 20. It was only fitting he had the last as well. For the first time in 35 years, a team from Los Angeles will be representing the city in the...

Nike’s Colin Kaepernick ad sends a controversial message

Nike's Colin Kaepernick ad sends a controversial message

Alex Abad-Santos/ Vox

September 5, 2018

Colin Kaepernick is the face of Nike's new ad campaign and rises a controversy Read Full Story at Vox (Click Here) 

Diddy Asks NFL Player to Take a Stand in Unity

Danielle Anzures, A&E Editor

September 27, 2017

“If you do whatever you do in unity, you can’t be stopped.” Rapper Sean “Diddy” Combs said in support NFL players and Colin Kaepernick in a post in a video on Instagram. The response comes after the racially charged language used by President Trump. Combs is joining the ranks of celebrities wh...

Former NFL Star Aaron Hernandez Found Dead in Prison Cell

Aaron Hernandez was grooming into a star for the New England Patriots before things started falling apart for him.

Ramon Alvarado, Staff Writer

April 19, 2017

The once tight-end for the New England Patriots, Aaron Hernandez, committed suicide early Wednesday morning, according to the Department of Correction. A statement from the department said the former Patriot was found hanging by a “bedsheet that he attached to his cell window” at approximately...

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