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Sunday, May 16, 2021

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...

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...

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...

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...

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. 

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...

NFL scouts from the Houston Texans and the Washington Football Team visit Utica College

Robert Stevens, General Assignments Reporter National Football League scouts from the Washington Football Team and Houston Texans visited Utica College on Feb. 16 to meet with the Pioneers football team. Head coach Blaise Faggiano and three Utica College football...

Pioneers football team to play two games this semester, first game March 23

Matthew Robinson, Staff Writer The Utica College football team will play two games this semester, part of an ongoing initiative from the athletic department and the Empire 8 conference to run multiple sports, regardless of the normal season of...