The Beacon

NBA Lockout: Think of the fans

Justin Franiak, Asst. Sports Editor

November 22, 2011

Filed under Beacon Blogs

Sports is about money. Everyone can see it during every broadcast. Super Bowl commercials run around a million dollars for one time slot. Sponsorships and product placement run rampant through any game. Money is a huge factor...

The Penalty Box: Look good, play good.

Justin Franiak, Asst. Sports Editor

November 22, 2011

Filed under Beacon Blogs

The University of Oregon is on the forefront of uniform innovation. They have released tons of uniform combinations within the last few years making them one of the flashiest teams in America. But does looking good really make...

What happened to the Dream Team?

Bill Riccetti, Columnist

November 17, 2011

Filed under Beacon Blogs

The world is falling apart. Buildings are crumbling. The earth is shaking. The Eagles are bad. That’s right, a team that had so much potential is a measly three games below .500 half way through the season. A lot of...

Face-off: We are…better than this.

Justin Franiak, Asst. Sports Editor

November 15, 2011

Filed under Beacon Blogs

I am deeply saddened by the recent occurrences at Penn State. I have been a lifelong fan of the Nittany Lions and it is has been tough for me to stomach. That being said the recent firing of Joe Paterno hit a spot in my heart....

Face-off: But think of the children.

Joe Pugliese, Columnist

November 15, 2011

Filed under Beacon Blogs

This week might have been the toughest and most painful week for all of Penn State in its history. A sex scandal that had been covered up for more than eight years rose to the surface involving former defensive coordinator Jerry...

Face-Off- Tebow is overrated

Joe Pugliese, Correspondent

November 8, 2011

Filed under Beacon Blogs, Sports

Since Tebow was drafted last year by the Denver Broncos 25th overall in the first round, he has instantly become a fan favorite. Earlier this year Kyle Orton was benched, giving Tebow the nod to get his first start of the season...

Face-Off: Embrace the Tebow time.

Phat Nguyen, Sports Editor

November 8, 2011

Filed under Beacon Blogs

Tim Tebow is being too harshly criticized for things out of his control. Tebow is starter for a terrible Denver Broncos team. I think you can all agree with the fact that all new quarterbacks should be mobile and should have...

The new look of the Flyers are flying high

Bill Riccetti, Columnist

November 2, 2011

Filed under Beacon Blogs

Baseball is now over, basketball is still canceled and football plays one game per week. A casual sports fan would be racking their brain trying to figure out what to watch. Well the answer is very simple: hockey. It's...

The news of today reported by the journalists of tomorrow
Beacon Blogs