The Observer

In His Second Year, Butler Continues To Impress

By BRENT NYCZ May 30, 2011

Published: December 13, 2007 Amidst Fordham’s opening game of the 2006 NIT Season Tip-Off, then-freshman guard Brenton Butler, FCRH ’10, found himself sitting on the bench. In that game,...

Fordham Men’s Basketball Loses Sloppy Game to Robert Morris

By JOE ARTISE May 30, 2011

Published: December 13, 2007 The Fordham University men’s basketball team lost its second straight home game of the 2007 season to the Robert Morris University Colonials, 72-66 at...

Football Coach Receives Top Patriot League Honors

By LEA M. ANDERSON May 30, 2011

Published: December 13, 2007 Leading the Fordham University Rams football team to its first Patriot League title since 2002 and garnering two Coach of the Year awards in the process, head coach...

Fordham Falls to UMass 49-35 in Playoffs

By ROBERT BEATSON and JONATHAN HAINES May 30, 2011

Published: December 13, 2007 When the Fordham University football team ended the 2006 season with a 3-8 record, few observers  could have predicted the turnaround the Rams made this year. But...

Prenups, Cleats and Hummers: ‘Tis Always Better to Receive in the Wide World of Sports

By JENNIE NAU, KIRAN HEFA, and ROBERT BEATSON May 30, 2011

Published: December 13, 2007 Peyton Manning won’t be impressed when he receives his fourth iPhone this Christmas and Tony Romo’s shiny new credit cards are probably beginning to show signs of wear....

Athletes’ Antics Raise Questions of Loyalty

By JONATHAN HAINES May 30, 2011

Published: November 15, 2007 The impact an athlete can have on a city is monumental, especially in times of crisis. The healing power of professional sports was prominently displayed following Hurricane...

FCLC Soccer Falls in Another Frustrating Defeat

By JOE ARTISE May 30, 2011

Published: November 15, 2007 The Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) soccer team lost 4-0 on Nov. 4 to Goodfellas at Bryant High School in Astoria, Queens. Goodfellas started the scoring early...

The Bronx is Rebuilding

By ROB WHITBECK May 30, 2011

Published: November 15, 2007 Next season looks to be a turning point for the New York Yankees. With a new manager in place and the addition of new players looking probable, the Yankees will...

Halfway Through, How Can You Gain an Edge?

By BRENT NYCZ May 30, 2011

Published: November 15, 2007 With 10 weeks already played, the National Football League’s (NFL) season is entering crunch time; the same is likely true of your fantasy league. As NFL teams prepare...

Coven Breaks Away from Pack in Senior Year

By BRENT NYCZ May 30, 2011

Published: November 15, 2007 With their 24-21 win against the College of the Holy Cross on Nov. 3, the Fordham University Rams have clinched both a share of the Patriot League championship and a spot...

Fordham Wins Battle for Patriot League Title

By ROBERT BEATSON May 30, 2011

Published: November 15, 2007 Fordham University’s Nov. 3 game against the College of the Holy Cross Crusaders had all the makings of a high-scoring shootout, featuring the top two offenses in...

Fordham Extends Winning Streak to Five Games

By ROBERT BEATSON May 29, 2011

Published: November 8, 2007 The Fordham University Rams extended their winning streak to five games with victories over Marist College and Lafayette University in the final two weekends of October. The...