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Manning hangs up cleats for good

Football, Sports April 21, 2016 at 10:26 pm 0 comments

After 18 long seasons, Peyton Manning is hanging up his cleats for good.  On March 7, Manning addressed the nation in an emotional press conference, announcing that he is done with the game of football. Manning said it himself that there is something special about the number 18, which isRead More

Johnny Football spiraling out of control

Football, Sports March 22, 2016 at 9:02 pm 0 comments

Football star Johnny Manziel has had a rollercoaster ride of a career up to this point in his life. Manziel, current quarterback for the Cleveland Browns, has been involved with yet another off-the-field incident, and this time it was with his ex-girlfriend Colleen Crowley. Dallas Police have reported that ManzielRead More

The Game Ball stays in Ashland

The Game Ball stays in Ashland

Football, Sports January 2, 2016 at 11:50 pm 0 comments

The Game Ball is staying in Ashland! The Randolph-Macon Football team showed up with great determination to win on Saturday, as the heated rivalry between Randolph-Macon and Hampden-Sydney drew in thousands of people to the small town of Ashland. Randolph-Macon’s season has not been the best compared to years past,Read More

Abysmal season for YJ Football

Abysmal season for YJ Football

Football, Sports January 2, 2016 at 5:20 am 0 comments

Randolph-Macon Football has seen better games prior to the 2015 season. As of October 24, Randolph Macon Football has compiled a 1-6 overall record and a 0-4 record in conference play. Since the first game, it seems as if the Yellow Jackets cannot overcome the disparity of the season. InRead More

Ravens falling flat to start 2015 season

Football, Sports October 21, 2015 at 6:12 pm 0 comments

This is certainly not how the Baltimore Ravens fans were expecting to start off their season after making it to the divisional playoff game. Many of the experts saw the Baltimore Ravens starting the season strong, making a statement win against an aging Peyton Manning in Denver, a mop upRead More

Cowboys surviving without Romo and Dez

Cowboys surviving without Romo and Dez

Football, Sports October 5, 2015 at 7:16 pm 0 comments

It has not exactly been the start to the NFL season that the Dallas Cowboys and their fans had hoped for.   Not including the playoffs, it has already been two weeks into the grueling 17 week long campaign, and “America’s Team” has already lost their top wide receiver, Dez Bryant,Read More

Brady suspension reversed in court

Brady suspension reversed in court

Football, Sports September 23, 2015 at 7:30 pm 0 comments

Tom Brady walked out of a New York courtroom a free man and onto the football field Week 1 after U.S. district judge Richard Berman ruled in favor of the four-time Super Bowl champion quarterback in his alleged role in the DeflateGate Patriots scandal. The NFL hired Ted Wells andRead More

Will Redskins’ RGIII keep pace in NFC East this season?

Will Redskins’ RGIII keep pace in NFC East this season?

Football, Sports September 14, 2015 at 6:50 pm 0 comments

The Redskins came out of the 2014 season with more questions than answers. After a grueling 4-12 season, more often than not those questions circled around the quarterback position with many people pointing fingers at Robert Griffin III. After getting benched for backup Colt McCoy and an off-season of reportsRead More

The Game Ball comes home to Ashland

The Game Ball comes home to Ashland

Football, Sports November 26, 2014 at 12:40 am 0 comments

This year’s edition of “The Game” was nothing less of exciting. Hundreds of R-MC students invaded the town of Farmville in support of the football team. Jam-packed roadways soon became jam-packed stands as the Yellow Jackets took the field to show Hampden-Sydney what football was really about. The atmosphere wasRead More

Sportlight: John Byrd

Sportlight: John Byrd

Sports November 26, 2014 at 12:35 am 0 comments

Running back John Byrd, ’16, has been bulldozing through linemen since his freshmen year. This year has been a little different for Byrd as he was recently named the ODAC Offensive Player of the Week for his performance against Shenandoah on November 1. Byrd has helped lead the way inRead More