Tag Archives: college football

  • The Socialist’s Journal: A Revolution at Northwestern

    Apr 1, 14 by Trevor Brookins Leave a comment

    *The tide has turned. And not a second too soon. The National Labor Relations Board has concluded that college football players at Northwestern University qualify as workers and are therefore eligible to form a union. With that decision, and the label of labor, comes the ability to bargain for better wages. But more importantly for […]

  • Eastern Michigan Wide Receiver Demarius Reed Found Dead

    Oct 18, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *A 20-year-old Eastern Michigan player was found shot to death Friday in an off-campus apartment building in what authorities said was a homicide. Police were investigating the slaying of junior wide receiver Demarius Reed, which was discovered a day before a home game against Ohio University, which will still be played as scheduled. “The circumstances […]

  • Manti’s Fake Girlfriend Creator Ronaiah Tuiasosopo is in Love with Him

    Feb 1, 13 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment

    *First of all, how did the fake girlfriend man behind the Manti Te’o girlfriend hoax get a spot on the Dr. Phil show? Ronaiah Tuiasosopo (pictured above) got his 15 seconds of fame (well it was like 2 hours and then some) to discuss his reasons behind the whole fiasco and how he pulled it […]

  • Deion Sanders’ Son Commits to SMU for Football

    Nov 21, 12 by EURpublisher02 4 Comments

    *Deion Sanders is headed to Texas for college. Deion Sanders Jr., a senior wide receiver at the Atlanta Sports Academy, received an offer from Southern Methodist University early Tuesday and committed to the Mustangs on the spot, according to PonyPride.com. “It feels great knowing my hard work paid off and I am a part of […]

  • The Socialist’s Journal: Paying College Players

    Jan 3, 12 by Trevor Brookins Leave a comment

    *Happy New Year to everyone. As a continuation of my argument on the problems with College athletics here is a repost of my solution to paying players in college sports. I have argued in the past that big time collegiate athletes (primarily football and men’s basketball players) should be paid for their services. Yet even […]

  • Diddy’s Son Justin Combs to Play Football at UCLA

    Nov 29, 11 by EURpublisher02 21 Comments

    *It was announced today that Diddy’s son Justin Combs has chosen to attend the University of California, Los Angeles, and play for the college’s football team on a full scholarship. The 5-foot-9, 175-pound cornerback currently carries a 3.75 GPA and is the head of the African American Society at his high school Iona Prep, according […]