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Fantasy Football Love/Hate Week 7

Fantasy Football Love/Hate Week 7

October 17, 2017

We apologize for the brutal week last week. One of our analysts did not perform and we have taken him off the column, so only good stuff is ahead. Look for Matt Ryan to bounce back and Adrian Peterson to come crashing down. You are welcome. QB Love: Matt Ryan Matt Ryan versus the Patriots is a slam...

Fantasy Football Love/Hate Week 6

Fantasy Football Love/Hate Week 6

Will Strauch, Matan Ziv, Bryan Look, Wes Walters, and Stan de Martel

October 10, 2017

Week 5 was a brutal one. The players we loved simply protested and slept through the games and the players we hated purposely made an extra effort. We apologize but guarantee that this week will be better. Look out for a massive week from Devonta Freeman and another poor performance from Todd Gurley. O...

Fantasy Football Love/Hate Week 4

Fantasy Football Love/Hate Week 4

Will Strauch, Bryan Look, Matan Ziv, Wes Walters, and Stan de Martel

September 28, 2017

Dear readers, we are sorry for last week. We absolutely whiffed on some predictions, Cam Newton and Travis Kelce for example were loves last week. We still went 6/14 and gave you some absolute gems like loving Deshone Kizer and hating LeSean McCoy. You are welcome. Matthew Berry, for reference went 10/21...

Fantasy Football Love/Hate Week 3

Fantasy Football Love/Hate Week 3

Will Strauch, Matan Ziv, Bryan Look, Stan de Martel, and Wes Walters

September 19, 2017

Last week was a decent week, as we went 8/13. Ted Ginn let us down but as usual, Mike Evans was a beast. So far on the year we sit at ½ for our bold predictions and we expect that to go up this week, as we love Deshone Kizer. Read this week’s edition to find out who to start and who to sit. You ar...

Fantasy Football Love/Hate Week 2

Matan Ziv, Will Strauch, Bryan Look, Wes Walters, and Stan de Martel

September 12, 2017

First off the Israeli Hammer (Matan Ziv) would like to say I told you so to everyone who thought loving Jared Goff was a bad choice. He absolutely showed up, made some nice throws to Cooper Kupp and looked terrific. Look out for many predictions that will make you confused until you wake up monday mornin...

Fantasy Football Love/Hate Week 1

Matan Ziv, Will Strauch, Bryan Look, Wes Walters, and Stan de Martel

September 5, 2017

Quarterback Love: Jared Goff The Colts defense is just bad. The starting cornerback lining up across from Sammy Watkins is Darryl Morris. Goff is going to shred the Colts secondary with the help of Todd Gurley opening up the passing game with big runs. 19 points. Cam Newton Facing a 49er ...

The changing game

A game that once revolved around the run and stout defense has changed directions over the last 40 years. Defense is becoming obsolete as NFL teams focus more upon offensive strength.

Garrett Reynolds, Columnist

October 3, 2014

Over the past 40 years, we have seen drastic changes in the style of play in the National Football League (NFL). For decades, hard nose football dominated the NFL. If a player went over the middle to catch a pass, he would pay the price. Teams didn’t use to throw the football 50 times a game, instead...

Excessive… Penalization?

New Orleans Saints' tight end Jimmy Graham will be penalized for dunking post-touchdown.

Isaac Kasevich, Staff Writer

October 3, 2014

National Football League (NFL) players better watch what they do and say on the field this year, with the NFL enforcing much stricter penalties for excessive celebration and foul language. Starting this year, in addition to the already existing 15-yard penalties for taunting and unnecessary roughness,...

NFL hopeful Adams (’14) stands out at Scouting Combine

NFL hopeful Davante Adams ('14) comes into the Scouting Combine with 233 receptions for over 3,000 yards and 38 touchdowns in his two years at Fresno State.

Josh Stern, Editor-in-Chief

February 23, 2014

Member of the 2010-11 California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) state championship winning Paly football team and past Fresno State All-American wide receiver, Davante Adams (’14) made his mark earlier today at the National Football League (NFL) Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis,...

Paly graduate, Fresno State’s Adams (’11) enters NFL Draft

In a divisional Central Coast Section (CCS) championship game, the Paly Vikings were down 10-6 to Archbishop Mitty. Paly wide receiver Davante Adams ('11) was found in the back of the end zone for a miracle catch to win the game 13-10, a win that led to the Paly capture of the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) state championship.

Josh Stern, Editor-in-chief

December 27, 2013

On December 26th 2013, after ending his season with 1718 yards on 131 catches along with 27 touchdowns, Paly graduate and current Fresno State Bulldog Davante Adams (’11) finally announced his eligibility for the 2014 National Football League (NFL) Draft. Adams, requested information from the N...

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