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Reputation of Patriots as NFL’s dominating team

This Sunday, the New England Patriots face the Los Angeles Rams at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta for Super Bowl LIII. The Sidekick Staff Writer Anika Arutla explains the reputation and negative connotation surrounding the Patriots as they enter their 10th Super Bowl.
Anika Arutla, Staff Writer February 2, 2019

Every now and then, each major sports league has one team that wins consistently and often, if you are not a fan of them, it is slightly infuriating. For example, Brazil has won the most FIFA World Cups...

Actions without consequences: the inconsistency of NFL treatment to domestic violence

Actions without consequences: the inconsistency of NFL treatment to domestic violence
Kathryn Rudd, Staff Writer April 11, 2016

Who knew TMZ would actually be capable of putting something useful out into the public? Despite the exploitation of the assault by former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice to wife, then-fiance Janay...

What gets in my Hair: Reckless online behavior

What gets in my Hair: Reckless online behavior
February 6, 2013

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor What gets in my hair? Irresponsible and reckless behavior when communicating online. The internet is truly a wonderful place. You can instantly access a wealth...

Just one of the guys: NFL writer inspires young journalists

Just one of the guys: NFL writer inspires young journalists
November 16, 2012

By John Loop Sports Writer SAN ANTONIO - Charean Williams knows what it is like to be one of a few females employed in a male-dominated work force. But Williams, a veteran NFL beat writer for 19...

Ridiculous blown call costs Packers game, uproar over refs ensues

Ridiculous blown call costs Packers game, uproar over refs ensues
September 25, 2012

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor Since the beginning of the NFL season, the familiar black and white uniforms of referees have dotted the field as usual, but with an unfamiliar set of faces occupying...

Professional athletes playing for the pay

Graphic by Brian Hwu,
May 7, 2012

By Jay Carroll Staff Writer Most people watch sports, whether its baseball, basketball, football or even hockey. These sports are meant for entertainment, and just like any other job, the players...

Grading the Dallas Cowboys 2012 Draft Class

May 1, 2012

By John Loop Staff Writer Jerry Jones surprised every one last Thursday when the Cowboys and the St. Louis Rams swapped picks to allow Jones and company to take LSU cornerback Morris Claiborne at pick...

Fantasy football increasingly popular among CHS students

September 26, 2011

By Seth Slover Staff Writer Fantasy football, once considered simply an outlet for over-obsessed football fans, has grown on students at Coppell High.  It is now common to walk down the halls of CHS...

Wait is over, Gridiron greats return

September 13, 2011

John Loop Staff Writer The first week back on the gridiron had its ups and downs, as NFL fans got their much-needed influx of football since the 130-day labor standoff started. The league kicked off...

Brady should lead AFC to victory in Pro Bowl

January 28, 2011

Peter Sblendorio Sports Editor For the second consecutive season, the bye week in between the NFL Championship games and the Super Bowl will be filled the NFL Pro Bowl. While much of the league’s...

NFL Conference Finals predictions

January 21, 2011

Peter Sblendorio Sports Editor AFC Championship: The Jets have been the most impressive team in the postseason thus far. Behind a pair of stout defensive performances and the hot play of sophomore...

NFL First Round Playoff Picks

January 5, 2011

Adam Bremner Staff Writer Now that the NFL's roller coaster of a season has concluded, the playoffs hang in the balance and provide some compelling first round matchups. Here are previews and picks...

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