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Tom Brady wins seventh Super Bowl: Buccaneers rout Chiefs 31-9 in Tampa

Matthew Breault, Assistant Sports Editor Super Bowl LV will go down in history as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers soundly defeated the defending champion Kansas City Chiefs 31-9. Despite the coronavirus pandemic, the NFL played a complete season that ended...

A student’s guide: Everything that happened in the NFL over break

Matthew Breault, Assistant Sports Editor When the pandemic started roughly one month after Super Bowl LIV, many were uncertain about how professional sports would continue, especially football. More than 10 months later, the NFL season is about to end...

Friday Night Lights: Local high school football being affected by the pandemic

Robert Stevens, General Assignments Reporter Two teams lined up at the 34-yard line. The score is 28-30. With only two seconds left on the clock, the state title is on the line. Stephen is lining up for the final...

Q&A with former Utica Pioneer and pro football player Nicodemus Gambill

Matthew Breault, Assistant Sports Editor After graduating from Utica College in May 2018 with his B.S. in Corporate Wellness, Nicodemus Gambill, the former Pioneer running back and track and field star, has been making the most of his opportunities. 

Maki Medici Receives Preseason All-American nod

Robert Stevens - General Assignments Reporter Maki Medici, senior kicker for the Utica College Pioneers football team, picked up where he left off in the 2019 season as he received his first accolade of the potential 2020-2021 season as...

NFL Season Underway, Fans Excited

Matthew Breault, Assistant Sports Editor The 2020 NFL season started as two star quarterbacks in Patrick Mahomes for the Kansas City Chiefs and Deshaun Watson of the Houston Texans squared off on Sept. 9 for Thursday Night Football. The...

Op-Ed: The new Madden game still has fan following

Jack Varian, Staff Writer One of the most popular video games since 1990 has been released to the public for its 2021 installment. Every year millions of people line up to buy Madden, the football game modeled after the...

NHL and NBA continue seasons in bubbles

Matthew Breault, Staff Writer When the COVID-19 pandemic spread across the United States, sports fans were uncertain when they would be able to watch professional sports again. After many months of anticipation and planning, the National Basketball Association and...