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What Is Wrong with the 2020 Baltimore Ravens?

Nov 17, 2019; Baltimore, MD, USA; Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson (8) talks to wide receiver Marquise Brown (15) prior to their game against the Houston Texans at M&T Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports
The Baltimore Ravens have many issues to correct if they want to turn around their season and potentially make the playoffs.
December 7, 2020

After going 14-2 last season, the 2020 Baltimore Ravens have been humbled in many ways and find themselves 3rd in the AFC North (at 6-5) behind the Pittsburgh Steelers (currently undefeated at 11-0) and...

Demon Slayer: Infinity Train is My Most Anticipated Movie of 2021

Aniplex, Ufotable
Despite the pandemic ongoing globally, Japan's own Demon Slayer animated movie continues to break records that could carry over to states when it hits theaters in 2021.
November 13, 2020

The movie industry has definitely taken a hit due to COVID-19 and its delays with production, along with the reopening of theatres after closing for most of the summer. Production was halted for some largely...

2020 NFL Season: Expect the Unexpected

Aug 15, 2019; Glendale, AZ, USA; Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray (1) warms up prior to a preseason game against the Oakland Raiders at State Farm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports
With no preseason, it might take NFL teams a few more games to adjust. With Week 2 approaching, what did we learn about NFL teams from Week 1?
September 18, 2020

Old duo Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski had their first loss as Buccaneers against the Saints. The Super Bowl runner-up 49ers fell to the revamped Cardinals, as their stacked defense could not handle the...

Studying Abroad During a Pandemic

Studying Abroad During a Pandemic
How South Korea handled COVID-19, in the eyes of a Mercy College student studying abroad.
June 1, 2020

When Coronavirus started to spread out of China, many people did not think much of it until it slowly crept up into the daily lives of everyone everywhere. Unlike some countries still dealing with the...

2020 NFL Draft Goes Virtual Amid COVID-19

2020 NFL Draft Goes Virtual Amid COVID-19
In these scary times, the NFL Draft may be one of the only event I'll have to look forward to at the end of April.
April 10, 2020

The NFL Draft, unlike the other sports events, is still happening with the coronavirus pandemic going on around the world. However, it will have to change to its format completely for it to not get canceled...

10 Horror/Thriller Movies From 2019 That Set the Bar High for 2020

10 Horror/Thriller Movies From 2019 That Set the Bar High for 2020
Here are some of the top horror/thriller movies I saw in 2019, as it was a year to remember for movies.
April 2, 2020

2018 was a mixed bag in terms of horror/thriller movies, and the only two movies I remember watching that stood out were "Hereditary" and "A Quiet Place." Both had relatively good reviews and brought something...

Baltimore Ravens: 7-Round 2020 NFL Mock Draft

Jan 11, 2020; Baltimore, Maryland, USA; Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson (8) reacts after getting tackled in the first quarter against the Tennessee Titans in a AFC Divisional Round playoff football game at M&T Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports
In this mock draft, the Baltimore Ravens get some weapons for Lamar Jackson and address some needs on defense.
March 22, 2020

Coming off a historic (14-2) record last year, the Baltimore Ravens are coming into 2020 with high expectations. Lamar Jackson broke tons of records and made 2019 a fun season to watch with his ankle-breaking...

Lil Uzi Vert is Otherworldly in “Eternal Atake Deluxe – LUV vs. The World 2”

The long-awaited albums finally dropped and after a two-year hiatus, the Philadelphia rapper delivers with his new studio albums.
March 13, 2020

This is not football. But with the hiatus of almost all sports due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, I might as well talk about something else. At this time, the free agency period is still on...

Mocking the 2020 NFL Draft Part 2: Trio of LSU Tigers Wrap Up the First Round

Mocking the 2020 NFL Draft Part 2: Trio of LSU Tigers Wrap Up the First Round
LSU ends up with five first round picks, as they had a historic 2019 collegiate season as National Champions.
March 6, 2020

In this mock draft, the first 32 selections end in three LSU Tigers, as they are selected consecutively at the tail end of the first round. All four days of the NFL Scouting Combine wrapped up, as the...

Mocking the 2020 NFL Draft Part 1: Wide Receivers Galore

Mocking the 2020 NFL Draft Part 1: Wide Receivers Galore
Over 300 prospects will compete at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis. 55 of them are wide receivers, the most for any position this year. Seven of them going in the first round is a possibility.
February 28, 2020

The scouting combine officially begins with the on-field workouts tonight in primetime. Watching the underwear Olympics for the NFL sounds silly, but 337 NFL draft hopefuls put their future careers and...

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