Tag: NFL

Kansas City Chiefs beat Las Vegas Raiders in final minute

By Jesus Coronel The duel between the Las Vegas Raiders and Kansas City Chiefs came to a halt with a game-ending interception in the final minute of the game, handing the Chiefs a last-minute comeback win Nov. 22. With six minutes left in the fourth quarter, Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes connected with running back Le’Veon

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Sports Column: Professional athletes make important statement

By Daniela Ramirez The Kansas City Chiefs’ big win against the Houston Texans was not only a win for the team, but a win for America before the ball was even kicked off.   Two of the best teams in the NFL took a leap of faith Sept. 10 and showed their support of the Black

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2020 National Football League Draft to proceed in a virtual format

By Jair Ramirez After a month and a half without any sports, the NFL Draft will take place Apr. 23-25. But it won’t be your typical NFL draft due to the coronavirus pandemic, this year the NFL will be having a virtual draft.  The NFL Draft was supposed to take place in Las Vegas. NFL

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Former RCC Tigers sign to the NFL

Three former Riverside City College football players are going to the NFL.

Despite all athletes going undrafted in the National Football League’s most recent draft, alumni Isaac Whitney, Skyler Howard and Ryan Navarro were picked up by pro teams following the draft and will look to compete in the 2017 NFL season.

Riverside C.C. athlete Charles Tuaau signs with Kansas City Chiefs

Posted: May 2, 2015 | Written by James H. Williams Former Riverside City College defensive tackle Charles Tuaau has signed as an undrafted free agent with the Kansas City Chiefs. Following his time with RCC, Tuaau finished his career as a student athlete at Texas A&M Commerce. Tuaau is the first known RCC alumnus to

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Q&A with former Tiger and NFL hopeful Will Smith

April 30, 2014 Q: How did your time at Riverside City College prepare you for your time at Texas Tech as a player? A: My time at RCC prepared for Texas Tech because it taught me how important practice was as well as taking constructive criticism into perspective to make myself better. It also showed

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Not so Incognito

Travis West | Managing Editor In sports, a locker room is a place of bonding. A brotherhood is built through blood, sweat and tears that come from enduring hours of grueling conditioning on the field. The Miami Dolphin’s locker room lost something on Oct. 28 when offensive lineman Jonathan Martin left the organization after an

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J.B. on the ball: Stress to win

JOHN BRAXTON | STAFF WRITER Is there anything wrong with working hard and putting a person’s health on the line from week to week? Growing up in such a competitive world that we live in, most of us are taught at an early age to do whatever we want to do in life and do it

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Should NCAA pay their employees?

Travis West | Sports Editor If your last name was being sold in stores, your likeness being used in video games and your athletic performance was bringing in millions of viewers wouldn’t you expect to see a little bit of money? Thats the question that the National Collegiate Athletic Association or the NCAA has been

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