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Topic: Football

The football team has not won a game against another Ivy League team in 677 days, but Head Coach Phil Estes was optimistic that Bruno would break this losing streak in the coming season.

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Football to open home slate against Crimson

September 20, 2018 1 comment

Tonight, as the football team hosts Harvard under the lights for its home opener at Brown Stadium, the Bears strive to both look to the future and commemorate the past.

The fundraising initiative, proposed by Alex Hughes ’20, builds on the model of the football team’s annual Bench Press for Cancer event. Touchdowns for Cancer aims to raise $15,000 to $20,000 over the course of the season.

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Bruno kicks off Touchdowns for Cancer

September 20, 2018 Comments are Disabled

Long before the 2018 season officially kicked off, Alex Hughes ’20 approached Head Coach Phil Estes with an idea for a fundraising event that would give the Bears an opportunity to contribute to the fight against cancer each time they took the field.

Nugent ’21: The AFC North is finally interesting

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Nugent ’21: The AFC North is finally interesting

September 16, 2018 Comments are Disabled

These days, seeing that your team’s NFL schedule features Baltimore, Cincinnati, Cleveland and Pittsburgh doesn’t inspire the fear it used to.

Klein ’20: Who will reach the Super Bowl?

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Klein ’20: Who will reach the Super Bowl?

September 13, 2018 Comments are Disabled

The beginning of the 2018 NFL season has been wacky.

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Barash-David ’19: NFL draft busts product of environment not individual shortcomings

April 22, 2018 Comments are Disabled

The Cleveland Browns are going to be on the clock and under the microscope next Thursday. While the front office wants to build its team and do what’s best for the franchise, one goal likely remains in the back of management’s mind: Don’t draft a bust.

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Klein ’20: After Super Bowl LII, who are next year’s favorites?

February 9, 2018 Comments are Disabled

Super Bowl LII was a game that will be remembered for quite some time, not only because of the record yardage totals, but also for its surprising result: a 41-33 Philadelphia Eagles victory.

Brownsword ’18: Simplicity and smart spending keys to Patriots success

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Brownsword ’18: Simplicity and smart spending keys to Patriots success

February 2, 2018 Comments are Disabled

A column written by a Patriots fan before the weekend of the team’s eighth Super Bowl appearance in the past two decades will seem quite unnecessary.

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Klein ’20: Why the Eagles can win Super Bowl LII

February 2, 2018 Comments are Disabled

The entire country expects the New England Patriots to win Sunday’s Super Bowl against the Philadelphia Eagles.

Quarterback Thomas Linta '18 throws a pass as the Bears were unable to overcome the Lions on the road, despite keeping the scores close for the first three quarters. Ultimately the Lions managed to outplay Bruno’s powerful defense.

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Football finishes season with 24-6 loss at Columbia

November 19, 2017 Comments are Disabled

Seven weeks after recording what would be its last win, the football team closed out its 2017 season with a 24-6 loss to Columbia on the road Saturday.

Bruno falls to Big Green at Fenway, 33-10

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Bruno falls to Big Green at Fenway, 33-10

November 12, 2017 Comments are Disabled

History appeared to repeat itself as the football team fell to Dartmouth 33-10 under the lights of Fenway Park Friday night.