Author Archives: Michael Desjardins

About Michael Desjardins

I am a sports writer for The Quinnipiac Chronicle, a panelist for the Q30 television show, "Bobcat Blitz" and a men's soccer beat writer for the newly-founded Quinnipiac Bobcats Sports Network. I am currently a junior at Quinnipiac University and am pursuing a degree in Broadcast Journalism.

Top 10 Bowls I’m Looking Forward To (plus predictions!)

Well, with NCAA Football’s regular season over, it’s time to look forward to Bowlmania. But with so many bowls – 35 in all – which ones are the most I’m looking forward to? Well, I’m going to present my top 10 bowl … Continue reading

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Jets May Have Won, But There’s Much To Address

I watched the Bills-Jets game on Tuesday, and I must say, it was a very good, close matchup. But that’s the thing: Should it have been? These aren’t the same Bills that were trying to shock the world in the … Continue reading

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Kemp, not Braun, deserves National League MVP

Before I begin, let me just say that I like Ryan Braun. Braun is no doubt a fantastic player and is a major part of the Brewers organization. He had 33 homers, 111 RBIs, 33 steals, and nearly won the … Continue reading

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Who needs NBA? College basketball is where it’s at!

The NBA lockout is still going on. But you know what? With all these endless discussion and with the players and owners unable to come up with a compromise, I say: Who needs them? In my opinion, both sides are acting … Continue reading

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Edwards vs. Stewart: Either way, NASCAR wins!

Today’s race at Homestead should be one heck of a battle, as Carl Edwards and Tony Stewart decide on who wins the 2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup championship. To those who haven’t been watching, Edwards leads Stewart by just three points. These … Continue reading

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Papelbon to the Phillies is… um… interesting, but…

Last week, Jonathan Papelbon signed a four-year, $50 million deal (with the potential to earn another $10 million on a vested option, as well) with the Philadelphia Phillies. Let me first say that this was needed, for both the Red Sox … Continue reading

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AL East Free Agents: Who To Keep And Who To Let Go?

Last but certainly not least, we have the AL East. As of this post, the Yankees already resigned C.C. Sabathia to a new 5-year/$122 million contract with an option for 2017. In addition, they picked up their club options on both Robinson … Continue reading

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