Potential New Teams for Ex-Chargers Fans (Revised)

August 18, 2017

                                                                       Credit: San Diego Reader   For two years, the fans of the San Diego Chargers had to endure the tyranny of the NFL and owner Dean Spanos. Was the future of the team in L.A….


What To Watch For At the Aztecs Fan Fest Scrimmage

August 15, 2017

  San Diego State University Football is in the air. The annual San Diego State football Fan Fest and scrimmage is this Saturday, August 19, at Aztec Warrior Stadium, formerly known as Qualcomm Stadium. The players take the field at 5:00 and the scrimmage is set to kick off at 5:30 PM. Offense: With the face of the program and Mountain West pre-season first team all-conference running back, Rashaad Penny,…


Rashaad Penny Will be a Heisman Candidate

August 4, 2017

  The San Diego State football program has gained much traction among San Diegans for an obvious reason that does not need mentioning. For some, San Diego State football has always been worth watching. Nevertheless, it is a good time to be an SDSU football fan. San Diego State ended the season nationally ranked for the first time since 1986 thanks to, now Philadelphia Eagle, Donnel Pumphrey. The running back…


SDSU Aztec Football: The July Recruiting Report

August 1, 2017

Following a crazy final week of June that saw the San Diego State land eight verbal commitments, the Aztecs kept the excitement going with four more commitments in the month of July. The trend in June was local stars and out-of-state burners. July’s trend was length, athleticism, and Sin City aces. Allan Mwata San Diego State has had a pipeline of talent from Las Vegas since OC Jeff Horton came…


Breakout Aztecs To Look For This 2017 Season

July 22, 2017

  Juwan Washington RB Despite having the back-to-back MWC Special Teams Player of the Year, RB Rashaad Penny, returning for the 2017 season, running back Juwan Washington may be the most exciting player to watch on the Aztec offense. Washington put up impressive numbers in 2016, numbers that on other teams would have easily made him the primary or secondary back. He had a team high 8.0 yards per carry…


June Recruiting Report for the SDSU Aztecs Football Team

July 4, 2017

The Aztecs struck gold late this month, nabbing eight commitments in one week. After hosting unofficial visits for some of San Diego’s top prospects and recruits from throughout the Southwest, the Mountain West Champs saw a rush of verbal commitments. Cedarious Barfield The first recruit to pull the trigger and join the Aztecs was Cedarious Barfield from El Paso, Texas. The three-star prospect came out to visit the campus to…


Rashaad Penny is Worth the Price of Admission

June 25, 2017

  San Diego State’s Senior running back, Rashaad Penny, may not be a household name just yet, but he soon will be. The 5’11’ 220 lb back has played a supporting roll behind the NCAA all-time leading rusher, Donnel Pumphrey, for three years, but is poised be the star in 2017. After a 1,000 yard campaign in 2016, in which he averaged 7.5 yards per carry and scored 14 touchdowns…


A Glance at the 2017 SDSU Aztec Football Season

June 21, 2017

  Times have not been better for SDSU football since the Marshall Faulk days. The Aztecs are coming off back-to-back Mountain West Conference Championships. In 2015, the Aztecs finished with a record of 11-3, while going undefeated (8-0) in Mountain West play. Last year they also finished 11-3, but 6-2 in conference play. The football team is also coming off of convincing back-to-back bowl game wins, defeating Cincinnati 42-7 in…


NFL Combine Recap: Aztecs are Athletes, Too

March 8, 2017

In many ways, the NFL Combine is a silly and over-commercialized endeavor. There’s no doubt that watching large men in tights go through drills meant for practice fields may not be worthy of the level of attention it draws. Even for NFL coaches and executives, little may truly change in terms of their player evaluations based on a player’s broad jump or 40 time. However, that doesn’t mean there aren’t…


Four Aztecs Who Could Be Selected in the 2017 NFL Draft

February 15, 2017

Coming off their second top-25 finish in school history, the San Diego State Aztec football team could see four players selected in the 2017 NFL Draft. Last year’s Aztecs were led by four seniors, who in late April, may find themselves drafted by an NFL team. Let’s take a closer look at each one, listed in order of highest possible draft order. Nico Siragusa, Guard, 6’3” 324lbs. The former Mater…


Football in San Diego Lives On With the SDSU Aztecs

January 14, 2017

  Dean Spanos and the NFL committed the ultimate betrayal on the city of San Diego Thursday morning. Not only did Dean and company decide to relocate the Chargers to rival city, Los Angeles, but they tried to make the city of San Diego look like the bad guys in the process. On top of this, Spanos decided the best way to make the announcement was through a letter released…


The Awkwardness of an All-Time Mark- The Dayne/Pumphrey Situation

December 18, 2016

Records, they say, are made to be broken. They signify the highest level of personal achievement in sports. They accompany the proverbial G.O.A.T.’s of our day, “Greatest of All Time”’s like Phelps, Ruth, and Jordan. They let us know, simply and suddenly, that we have witnessed something that has never happened before. This Saturday, a record was broken. It happened on a toss play to the right, a red-and-black clad…