Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Super Bowl 101: Your guide to the ‘Big Game’

By Daniel Malone

February 1, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Culture

Watching the Super Bowl is very much a communal activity. You’re apt to find an eclectic mix of people, all with varying levels of football fandom celebrating the game at any one of the countless viewing parties held throughout...

Podcast: Any Given Thursday

By Jesse Mayfield Sheehan

January 31, 2013

Filed under Podcasts, Sports Multimedia, Sports Podcasts, Web-Exclusive

Jesse Mayfield-Sheehan and Dan Malone discuss the conference championship games, the Ray Lewis controversy, and give their predictions for the Super Bowl. NFL Podcast 1 NFL Podcast Part 2 NFL Podcast Part 3...

NFL wild-card weekend predictions

By Taylor C. Snow

January 4, 2013

Filed under Archives

As history shows, a first-round playoff bye does not necessarily spell success. Five of the last seven Super Bowl  champions went through wild-card weekend en route to the Lombardi Trophy, and with talent spread so evenly acr...

To my fellow Pats fans…

By Taylor C. Snow

February 12, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Sports Blogs

I imagine you have shared one or more of the internal experiences that I have been going through since the fat lady dropped her last note in Pats vs. Giants Part II. Whether your eyes blazed up in tears after Brady’s Ha...

UMPD seeking help identifying individuals

By Staff

February 12, 2012

Filed under Campus News

On Feb. 10, the University of Massachusetts Police Department sent an email to the University community with the subject header “Crime Alert: Southwest Disturbance.” The email asked all faculty members, staff and students to visit the police department’s website “for an importan...

Victor Cruz Making Minutemen Everywhere Proud

By Tyler Galicia

February 11, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Sports Blogs

If you’re anything like me, you’re a New England native, an avid football fan, and you hate the Giants. The culmination of this hate has everything to do with Super Bowl XLII and the shattered dream of a perfect season, and yet so much to do...

Post-Super Bowl disturbance being reviewed on film by UMPD

By Katie Landeck

February 7, 2012

Filed under Campus News

The post-Super Bowl gathering that took place in Southwest Residential Area on Sunday was caught on video camera and is being reviewed by University of Massachusetts Police, said UMPD Deputy Chief Patrick Archbald. UMass police...

From Amherst to Indy: Cruz, Ihedigbo square off in Super Bowl

By Herb Scribner

February 6, 2012

Filed under Archives, Football, Sports

It was New England vs. New York, it was the Patriots vs. the Giants, it was a “revenge game” – it was everything. But unlike several other Super Bowls in the past, last night’s epic clash between the New England Patriots and the New York Giants was also a battle between two former stud...

Victor Cruz embracing Super Bowl spotlight

By Stephen Hewitt

February 1, 2012

Filed under Archives, Football

Flashing grins and sporting his No. 80 New York Giants jersey, Victor Cruz was a popular attraction and the talk of the town in Indianapolis as part of Super Bowl XVLI Media Day, Tuesday. Cruz, as well as several of his Giants teammates and members of the opposing New England Patriots, gathered ...

Who needs football with advertisements this dull?

By Garth Brody

February 8, 2010

Filed under Arts & Living, Comedy, Television

The Super Bowl has come and gone, but we can still remember our favorite moments. If you’re looking for play-by-play highlights, go check out the sports section. Instead, let’s take a look at the real highlights of Sunday...