Tag: Super Bowl

Op-Ed: Double-Standard Patriots-ism

| February 21, 2017 | 0 Comments
Op-Ed: Double-Standard Patriots-ism

There has been a lot of controversy surrounding the Super Bowl LI champions, the New England Patriots. A lot of people seem to have an issue with the fact that several African-American players do not want to go to the White House because they don’t feel welcomed. Tight End Martellus Bennet tweeted before the Super […]

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Op-Ed: Race, media and pop culture

| March 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
Op-Ed: Race, media and pop culture

  The idea of reading one more article about racial slurs or using up 10 precious minutes of your time to read this so called “writer” who believes his or her opinion matters or will even make a dent on social issues is on the bottom of your to-do list. I understand, news is getting […]

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Op-Ed: Beyonce Backlash

| February 23, 2016 | 0 Comments
Op-Ed: Beyonce Backlash

“Okay ladies now lets get in formation.” If you watched the Super Bowl and half time show, then you know the controversy that has swarmed the nation. For those of you that did not watch the half time show, allow me to fill you in. The show featured performances from the headliner – Coldplay – […]

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What to watch for on Super Bowl Sunday

| February 6, 2016 | 0 Comments
What to watch for on Super Bowl Sunday

Everyone wants to talk about what the Panthers need to do on offense and defense in order to win the Super Bowl; however, let’s go beyond the numbers and look at three intangible elements that will affect the game. Cam Newton’s smile Cam Newton has a huge smile and he has the potential to set […]

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Facebook contest rallies support for Super Bowl bound Panthers

| February 5, 2016 | 0 Comments
Facebook contest rallies support for Super Bowl bound Panthers

UNC Charlotte is in a Super Bowl themed Facebook contest with the University of Colorado Denver and you can help out with just one click on your smart phone. The contest rules are simple. Both universities posted a picture of their mascot on their Facebook page cheering for their respective NFL team. Supporters of each […]

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Five recipes for Super Bowl success

| February 4, 2016 | 0 Comments
Five recipes for Super Bowl success

When you are having a party, the food makes it or breaks it.  In order to ensure that your Super Bowl party is a success try these five essential recipes that will leave your friends coming back for more. First things first, you are going to need chips and dip.  Most parties have typical store […]

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Fans pack Uptown Charlotte for Panthers Pride Rally

| February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
Fans pack Uptown Charlotte for Panthers Pride Rally

The Carolina Panthers are headed to the Super Bowl, but before they left the City of Charlotte threw the team a record-breaking going away party. More than 25 thousand fans packed Romare Bearden Park in Uptown Charlotte Friday for one more chance to see their Carolina Panthers before they head to Super Bowl 50 in […]

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Can Cam Newton lead the Panthers to the Super Bowl?

| October 18, 2015 | 0 Comments
Can Cam Newton lead the Panthers to the Super Bowl?

Can Cam Newton Lead the Panthers to the Super Bowl? The term ‘elite’ gets thrown around quite a bit when talking about quarterbacks in the NFL. The problem with it and why it constantly brings up so much debate is that the word is such a subjective topic. Is Joe Flacco elite because of his postseason statistics […]

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Super Bowl 2014 commercial round-up

| February 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
Super Bowl 2014 commercial round-up

Most Memorable Superbowl XLVIII Commercials : 1.  Bud Light –“Ian Up For Whatever” What will America be doing in 2014? We don’t know, but it’ll be with a Bud Light in hand! Bud Light saturated airwaves during Super Bowl with an unsuspecting Ian as he journeys through a celeb filled night to remember.   2. […]

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Super Bowl movie trailer breakdown

| February 11, 2012 | 0 Comments
Super Bowl movie trailer breakdown

  The Avengers With ‘The Avengers’, ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ and ‘The Dark Knight Rises’, comic book fans have a lot to look forward to this summer. But so few often do we have the opportunity to see four different movies (2008’s ‘The Incredible Hulk,’ 2010’s’Iron Man 2’, and 2011’s C’aptain America’ and ‘Thor’) all crescendo […]

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