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Battle of the Rams: Fordham Trounce Rhode Island 54-7 At Home


Bronx, NY - On Saturday afternoon, the Fordham Rams (2-1) strongly rebounded from a horrendous 50-6 loss to the Villanova Wildcats one week earlier. That loss was the most one-sided defeat suffered by Fordham since the 55-0 drubbing by the Black Knights of Army on October 29, 2011. Although no athlete enjoys a loss, some realize that it can be ... Read More »

Thursday Night Football’s Duo Ready For The NFL Season


NEW YORK, NY - Jim Nantz and Phil Simms are ready for their new spotlight as the voices of Thursday Night Football on CBS and the NFL Network. They spoke recently at a CBS Sports event promoting the new series, which starts this Thursday, September 11th, with the Pittsburgh Steelers at the Baltimore Ravens. My Questions for Jim Nantz  On joining an ... Read More »

CBS & NFL Network Break New Ground In Prime Time

Image Credit: Jason Schott

New York, NY - Television history will be made on Thursday, September 11th as CBS debuts Thursday Night Football, the new entrant into the prime time football schedule. Sean McManus, the Chairman of CBS Sports, said at a recent media event promoting this, “It’s always exciting when the NFL season is on the horizon, and it’s especially exciting for us this year having two packages ... Read More »

Willie Colon III of the Jets Inducted into the Bronx Walk of Fame

12/09/13 - New York Jets' Willie Colon speaks to the media. Photo by Bill Kostroun

Bronx, NY - The final day of the Bronx Week festivities always includes a salute to Bronxites who have accomplished much in their chosen professions and have brought positive attention and respect to their birthplace. This year’s group of honorees follows in the respected footsteps of those recognized in past years. Regardless of differences in age, ethnic background, neighborhood, gender ... Read More »

Sports Beat: The 2014 NFL Draft and 2014 Sports Emmys


NEW YORK - The Giants drafted Syracuse University defensive tackle and Flushing High School alum Jayson Bromley in the third round of the National Football League Draft last Friday night. He joins Marco Battaglia, Kevin Boothe, and the Harmon brothers, Ronnie, Kevin, and Derrick, as part of the small fraternity of Queens natives who have been drafted by NFL teams. ... Read More »

Jets Transcript: Newly Signed Jets QB Michael Vick


On if he’ll have an opportunity to start… As of right now I’m planning to come in and compete with Geno [Smith]. I’ll push him as hard as I can, push him to be the best. Try to become the best that I can be. Most importantly, learn the new intricacies of the offense and what Marty [Mornhinweg] has in ... Read More »

Mark Sanchez Released By The Jets


New York/New Jersey – The New York Jets have released QB Mark Sanchez. Sanchez  was selected by the Jets with the fifth-overall pick after a 2009 draft-day trade with Cleveland. He started 62 games over his first four seasons, passing for 12,092 yards on 1,028-of-1,867 passing for 68 touchdowns and 69 interceptions. Sanchez spent the 2013 season on injured reserve. “I’d like ... Read More »

College Football At Yankee Stadium: Black Knights Will Face Huskies on Nov. 8


Bronx, NY - On Thursday, it was announced that the Army football team will face the University of Connecticut at Yankee Stadium on Saturday, November 8. Throughout the Press Conference, both sides expressed their enthusiasm of playing in Yankee Stadium. Led by first-year coach Jeff Monken, the Black Knights will play their third football game at Yankee Stadium. Overall, it’ll be the Black ... Read More »

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