Written by Emilio Peña Before getting into the breakdown for each team, it must be noted these rankings and explanations were done BEFORE the trade deadline, and any moves made that were not mentioned or factored in. 1. Philadelphia Eagles After spending week 7 on BYE, The Philadelphia Eagles came out in week 8 and continued to be a dominant, complete football team. Philly battled … Continue reading Week 8 NFL Power Rankings
Written by Emilio Peña An 8th of the league spent week week 7 on BYE and got to watch as the rest of the league tore each other apart. Win streaks extended, losing streaks extended. Players returned from injury, some were traded, some were benched, and others lost for the season. 1. Philadelphia Eagles (-) The Philadelphia Eagles enjoyed a well deserved BYE week break … Continue reading Week 7 NFL Power Rankings
Written by Emilio Peña The top three continue to remain, the middle of the pack gets shuffled around, and the bottom of the pack stays the same. Week 6 allowed some teams to add to their hot streaks, while some teams begin to spiral. The month of October is a good indicator for who are the contenders and who are pretenders. 1. Philadelphia Eagles (-) … Continue reading Week 6 NFL Power Rankings
1. Best part of your role as an Athletic Development Coach at LSU? – The day to day interactions and opportunity to impact the lives of young people. As an athletic development coach, commonly referred to as strength and conditioning, our staff spends the most time with the student-athletes of all members in the program. Whether it be passing by in the hallways, locker room, performance nutrition center, at practice, … Continue reading Our interview with LSU football Athletic Development Coach Shawn Facione Jr.
Written by Emilio Peña The NFL teams are starting to separate. There are some who are establishing themselves as true Super Bowl Contenders, some surprising up with their hot starts, and others who are a lot worse than initially advertised. After 5 weeks, it’s become more clear than ever who is good, and who is bad. 1. Philadelphia Eagles (-) The Eagles continue to win … Continue reading Week 5 NFL Power Rankings
Written by Emilio Peña We are a quarter (roughly) of the way though the 2022 NFL season, and parity is as prevalent as it ever has been. There is one remaining undefeated team, one remaining winless team, a few 3-1/1-3 teams and a whole lot of 2-2 teams in between. The gaps between each team is as narrow as they’ve ever been, making each game … Continue reading Week 4 NFL Power Rankings
Written by Emilio Peña Better Late than never! After another crazy week in the NFL, it’s time to evaluate where each team stands. 1. Philadelphia Eagles As the only remaining undefeated team in the NFC, the Philadelphia Eagles have been nothing short of dominant. Led by early season MVP candidate Jalen Hurts, the Eagles have beaten their first 3 opponents by an average margin of … Continue reading Week 3 NFL Power Rankings
What inspired you to be an NFL agent? The need for holistic advocacy. I have always loved the game and grew up around football–when the people I care about began to get recruited by colleges and take the next step in their careers, I saw a real need for representation and advocacy that considers the entirety of the person and not just the athlete and/or … Continue reading Emily Staker on pursing her passion as an NFL agent and attorney.
Is there any connection between being physically active and creating content for yoursports media outlet? I believe in general there is a strong connection with being a trainer and how I go about interviews and storytelling in sports media. Both require connections and trust to get vulnerability. If you want to share someone’s story and interview them, that all starts with building a foundation of … Continue reading Keep up with Alyssia Graves! Her journey as a podcast host, and working in sports media.
What was your first job in sports media? My first job in sports media was a freelance digital reporter position with Sports Illustrated’s FanNation. I was hosting/editing videos for their Broncos and Raiders websites to start off, then I added written coverage of USC football/basketball along with videos and going to the games in LA. Then from there I added Colts, Eagles, Giants and occasionally … Continue reading Arizona Football reporter, Kim Becker is setting the standard in sports media