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Three hot fantasy football pick-ups to boost lineup

State Hornet Staff

October 3, 2012

For fantasy football owners everywhere, picking up players mid-week off of the waiver wire or free agency can make or break your team.After four weeks of the NFL (and only one week of solid refereeing), the team you drafted should not look the same with the amount of pickups or trades. If you’re in a league ...

Buzz of the Crowd: Trio of running backs; help or harm?

Sacramento State junior running back Ezekiel Graham runs for the endzone in its loss against North Dakota on Saturday. 

State Hornet Staff

September 26, 2012

In football, teams are lucky to have one premier running back to lean on, let alone three.But what if it actually harms the chemistry of the offense?In 2009, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson ran for more than 1,300 yards and 18 touchdowns. His backup, Chester Taylor, only ran for 338 yards whi...

Sac State football loses season opener

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State Hornet Staff

September 5, 2012

Sacramento State never recovered from New Mexico State’s offensive onslaught after Aggies quarterback Andrew Manley threw for 284 yards in the first half, leading his team to a 49-19 win on Thursday.Manley finished the game passing for 367 yards and three touchdowns.Despite a 30-point loss, Sac State ...