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Alex the Great’s Week 11 Fantasy Football Recap

Alex the Great’s Week 11 Fantasy Football Recap

Alexander W. Silvia, Sports Reporter

November 22, 2017


Filed under Column, Column, Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS

Well, it’s official. The trade deadline has passed for fantasy leagues. These are the teams that fantasy players will ride out the rest of the season with. Hopefully teams sold-high on some players and looked to optimize their player match-ups in the playoffs ahead. Yet there is still more to be...

Alex the Great’s Week 10 Fantasy Football Recap

Alex the Great’s Week 10 Fantasy Football Recap

Alexander W. Silvia, Sports Reporter

November 14, 2017


Filed under Column, Column, Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS

For those who followed my advice last week, congratulations on the number-one scoring fantasy wide receiver in Week 10, Robert Woods. Woods had never scored two touchdowns in a game before last week. He has now done it in back-to-back games. Woods has earned the every-week must-start tag. And it’s...

The Ramifications of a Deal between Fox and Disney

The Ramifications of a Deal between Fox and Disney

Max Wagner, Columnist

November 11, 2017


Filed under Business Reviews, Column, OPINION

Reports surfaced on Monday that The Walt Disney Company is in talks to purchase various branches of 21st Century Fox. According to an article by CNBC, the talks have been going on for a few weeks now. The Walt Disney Co. would not purchase all of 21st Century Fox. News and sports coverage would re...

Alex the Great’s Week 9 Fantasy Football Recap

Alex the Great’s Week 9 Fantasy Football Recap

Alexander W. Silvia, Sports Reporter

November 9, 2017


Filed under Column, Column, Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS

The first rule of fight club is: You do not talk about fight club. Apparently, someone forgot to tell a few NFL players that rule since there were several on-field altercations in Week 9 that resulted in suspensions for some big-name fantasy players. The waiver-wire this week is completely relative....

Review: “Thor: Ragnarok” Slips From Serious to Silly

Review: “Thor: Ragnarok” Slips From Serious to Silly

Max Wagner, Columnist

November 6, 2017


Filed under Column, Film, OPINION, Recent Stories, Showcase

The seventeenth installment of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) hit screens a few days ago and get ready to laugh because this film is an absolute riot. “Thor: Ragnarok”, Directed by Taika Waititi, who also directed “Hunt for the Wilderpeople” and “What We Do in The Shadows” is as colorful...

Memmott’s Bills midseason report and prediction

Memmott’s Bills midseason report and prediction

Zachary Memmott, Sports Reporter

November 6, 2017


Filed under Column, Column, Recent Stories, Showcase

The Buffalo Bills are off to a 5-3 start at the halfway point the 2018 NFL season. Many fans and even NFL analysts think that this year could be different for the Bills, who haven’t been to the playoffs since 1999. The first half of the season for was largely a victory Buffalo. First, you have to...

Alex the Great’s Week 8 Fantasy Recap

Alex the Great’s Week 8 Fantasy Recap

Alexander W. Silvia, Sports Reporter

October 31, 2017


Filed under Column, Column, Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS

Entering the second half of the NFL season, fantasy teams must now gear up for playoffs that are right around the corner. In the hunt or not, teams should evaluate their current roster and if necessary, make a move to better their outlook. Look at your team’s playoff match-up schedule for each starter....

Review: Stranger Things Season Two Is Above And Beyond Expectations

Review: Stranger Things Season Two Is Above And Beyond Expectations

Max Wagner, Columnist

October 29, 2017


Filed under Column, OPINION, Television

Sometimes a show or film has an aura around it. It causes a longing for a sequel that makes the anticipation and expectations of the fan sky rocket into almost impossible heights. It makes them watch an online countdown for close to six hours, checking every so often as they do homework. And finally,...

Review: Netflix’s series ‘Mindhunter’ enters the minds of serial killers

Review: Netflix’s series ‘Mindhunter’ enters the minds of serial killers

Max Wagner, Columnist

October 25, 2017


Filed under Column, OPINION, Television

At first, I was a bit skeptical. The actor cast for the lead role of this series, Jonathan Groff, had a stint as an important character in the final grueling seasons of the T.V. show “Glee”. I enjoyed “Glee”, but based off of his lackluster work in the downfall of the beloved show, a bad taste...

Bills’ defense turns tide in last minute win over Tampa

Bills’ defense turns tide in last minute win over Tampa

Gary Cordova Jr., Sports Reporter

October 25, 2017


Filed under Column, Column, SPORTS

The seats were empty at New Era Field Sunday afternoon as fans were on their feet, participating as the 12th man in come from behind 30-27 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. LeSean McCoy fumbled the ball halfway into the 4th quarter and Bills fans were having flashbacks of over a decade of losi...

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