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Tuesday February 7th

Football


(Graphic by Navya Sinha)

Giant Success: The Unexpected Early Season Success of the New York Giants

The New York Giants came into the 2022 season with very little expectations. Most NFL fans and reporters predicted that the Giants would be a bottom-tier team, and most likely a team with a high draft pick in the upcoming 2023 NFL Draft. These early season predictions for the Giants have proved to be wrong, as they have raced out to a 6-2 record, including a four game win streak at one point and have cemented themselves as one of the top teams in the league this season. It has left many fans to wonder; how did the Giants go from an expected last place division finish to the top of the conference? 

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As the College football season continues, a strong defense and good quarterback plays have led the Lions to take a step forward to start the season(Photo via tcnjathletics.com).

TCNJ Football Analysis: Where We Are

Lions football is entering conference play with an intriguing 1-2 record. Their lone win came from beating Moravian College 31-13 in the home opener on Sept. 3. Strong defense and good quarterback play has led the Lions to take a step forward to start the season. Junior Stephan Begen had a great game throwing for 230 yards and a touchdown to Kevin Pennell in the victory. This was the first time the College won an opening game since 2011.

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(Photo courtesy of Pixabay).

Fantasy Football Week 3: Starts and Sits

The week two curse of injuries strikes again in the NFL, with numerous notable players being taken out for weeks or potentially the whole season. To fill the roster spots left open by injuries or players who continue to prove their lack of value, I have compiled this week’s list of potential stars to target and duds to avoid.

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(Photo courtesy of Pixabay).

Fantasy Football Week 2: Starts and Sits

With fantasy drafts out of the way and the season in full swing, more and more questions are being asked and answered each week. I have looked over the results of each game and come up with my top starts and sits for week two of the NFL. Now that the season is underway, I will be expanding my analysis to include all potential fantasy positions to cater to those who will be dealing with bye weeks going forward.

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