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Former NFL Player, Staples Grad, Speaks in Library Learning Commons

Former NFL Player, Staples Grad, Speaks in Library Learning Commons

November 16, 2010

On Nov. 16 former NFL player, Skip Lane, made an appearance in the Library Learning Commons during all three lunch waves as Staples’ very first “Lunchertainment” guest. Lane lived in Westport his entire life until college, when he went to play for University of Mississippi or “Ole Miss” on a full scholarship. He atten...

Feeling The Impact- Staples React to Recent Coverage of Concussions

Feeling The Impact- Staples React to Recent Coverage of Concussions

November 12, 2010

Emily Goldberg '12 Web News Editor On Oct. 17, college football fans tuned in to the Rutgers versus Army game at the Meadowlands. As they watched Rutger’s defensive lineman, Eric LeGrand deliver a hard-hitting blow to his opponent, viewers waited for him to stand back up, but it never happened. Instead of seeing the 6’ 2,” 260 pound, 20-year-old back on his feet...

Jock Talk: The League of Extraordinary Scrubs

Jock Talk: The League of Extraordinary Scrubs

September 14, 2010

Image via Wikipedia Where can you find a football field with players like Daunte Culpepper and Ahman Green playing with people with names like Rocky Ross, Marlon Lucky, and a linebacker named Tank Daniels? In the United Football League, or as I affectionately call it, the League of Extraordinary Scrubs. When I first heard about the UFL, I followed it as a joke, but soon it...

NFL Owners Make the Right Choice

NFL Owners Make the Right Choice

June 13, 2010

Thank the Lord! Praise the day! It’s finally happened! As of May 25, the Super Bowl is coming to New York New Jersey. Honestly, teams that play in cities with blistering winter heat have robbed the New York Giants of a Super Bowl for much too long – well, technically the New York Jets were thieved as well. There’s ...

Brian Sikorski Weighs in on Life as ESPN Business Executive

Brian Sikorski Weighs in on Life as ESPN Business Executive

February 2, 2010

DJ Sixsmith ’11 Sports Editor With athletic ability, business acumen and a loving family, it does not get much better than the life of Brian Sikorski. Read More »...

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