The Daily Eastern News

Students react to Super Bowl LIV, 49ers’ loss

Kate Figlewski, Staff Reporter

February 4, 2020

Students at Eastern watched the Super Bowl LIV to support alum Jimmy Garoppolo while he played for the San Francisco 49ers against the Kansas City Chiefs. Mark Williams, a senior business management major and Eastern cornerback, said he was rooting for Garoppolo’s team. “I was actually going...

Jimmy G is not solely to blame

Dillan Schorfheide

February 3, 2020

Jimmy Garoppolo does not deserve as much blame as he is getting for the San Francisco 49ers’ loss to the Kansas City Chiefs. Garoppolo is being called out all over social media and in sports media for not doing enough to help the 49ers win the Super Bowl, instead losing to the Chiefs 31-20. You...

Eastern students talk Super Bowl, Jimmy G

Austen Brown, Staff Reporter

January 31, 2020

The stage is set for the best teams in the National Football League to face off against each other on Sunday in Miami for Super Bowl 54. Playing in the game will be Eastern alumni Jimmy Garoppolo. The Miami Dolphins’ Hard Rock Stadium will play host to the Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers. Originally...

STAFF EDITORIAL: Jimmy G represents all Panthers

Staff Editorial

January 31, 2020

Former Eastern quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo will be playing in the Super Bowl this Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs.  As if you already did not know that.  Jimmy G, as we all so affectionately refer to him, might just be the greatest alumni Eastern has. Sorry to Tony Romo and Burl Ives, but ...

Column: Garoppolo versus Brady: First career starts

Sean Hastings, Sports Editor

September 12, 2016

Jimmy Garoppolo is better than Tom Brady. No, not really, but Garoppolo did do better in his first career NFL start than the best quarterback to play the game. Yes, the eras were completely different, with Garoppolo making his start in 2016 and Brady in 2001, but number-wise, the Eastern alum did better. Sunday...

Addison Bounds bulks up for position change

Blake Nash, Staff Reporter

November 4, 2015

If a former high school teammate were to look at red-shirt sophomore Addison Bounds, he would notice that former 196 pounder has put on some weight and bulked up. But if he saw Bounds playing tight end for Eastern on Saturdays, he would recognize all the changes Bounds has made since high school. Bounds ...

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