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ONORATO: Celebrating the Bowl

This fall marks 100 years of football at the historic Yale Bowl.

ONORATO: Jeter transcends rivalry

I have always been, and will always be, a diehard Red Sox fan.

HE: Feeding the white elephants

For every iconic sports team, there is an iconic stadium or arena associated with it.

HE: Student-athletes should be paid

But greed, as it turns out, is not always good.

ONORATO: Celebrating America's pastime

Made and perfected right here at home, the sport and the experience that baseball offers is uniquely American.

Sports

The News got a chance to catch up with tailback Tyler Varga ’15 after a whirlwind week that saw the Kitchener, Ontario native burst onto the radar screen of all 32 NFL teams with a stellar performance at the Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama.

FOOTBALL: The Game that Yale has been waiting for

2 months ago

Completely revitalized, boasting the highest-gaining offense in the entire Football Championship Subdivision and still holding a chance at an Ivy League title share, the Elis (8–1, 5–1 Ivy) go head-to-head with the Crimson (9–0, 6–0) seeking redemption.

FOOTBALL: Breaking down The Game

2 months ago

Compare Yale to Harvard across the board and learn who comes out on top.

FOOTBALL: Yale’s season in review

2 months ago

Walk through the Bulldogs' 2014 campaign, one game at a time.

FOOTBALL: Harvard, game by game

2 months ago

The Crimson has won every game it has played this season — read through to find out how.

FOOTBALL: What went wrong?

2 months ago

The Game 2014 is more than a battle for Ivy League supremacy — it is an opportunity for Yale to exorcise the ghosts of seven years futility on the gridiron. Here is a look back at what has gone wrong for more than half a decade.

FOOTBALL: The other games

2 months ago

The Game marks a time for Yalies to come together to celebrate the navy blue as they battle our rivals from the North. That said, Yale students have had many other opportunities to cheer against Cambridge this season in fall sports.

FOOTBALL: A brief history of The Game

2 months ago

As of last year, Yale leads the all-time series 65–57–8. However, the Bulldogs have fallen on rough times as of late — the Elis have not won since 2006, when they triumphed over the Cantabs 34–1.

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FOOTBALL: Tyler Varga, one-of-a-kind running back

2 months ago

When one imagines a running back with a bodybuilder’s physique storming down the gridiron with the balance and agility of a downhill skier, one can get a sense of the nightmare Ivy League defenses have dealt with in preparing for running back Tyler Varga ’15 the past three seasons.

FOOTBALL: Roberts rips through playbook

2 months ago

Yale has leaned heavily on its offense all season en route to its current 8–1 record, and quarterback Morgan Roberts ’16 will look to lead the team’s most prolific offense in decades to victory this weekend.

GameDay host talks Harvard-Yale

2 months ago

With GameDay coming to Cambridge for the 131st edition of The Game, the News talked with Chris Fowler about Saturday and the related festivities.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Bulldogs nab first victory

2 months ago

A 13–0 second half run for the Yale women’s basketball team, along with a massive rebounding advantage, helped the Bulldogs take down the Holy Cross Crusaders 83–70 in their home opener on Tuesday.

CROSS COUNTRY: Elis battle at NCAA Northeast Championship

2 months ago

The Yale men and women’s cross country teams captured seventh and 10th place respectively at NCAA Division I Northeast Regional Championships.