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Fanview: December 31, 2016

By Joe Torosian “You’re gonna talk! You’re gonna beg to talk! Because someone is going to talk!”—Jimmy Malone Kick it! Right off the Top: I had this dream last night… The prep football season was dead…That must be clear or this story I’m about to share will have no meaning…

Terrell Watson’s Debut With Eagles Set For Sunday

(Philadelphia) Former APU Cougar Terrell Watson has been signed to the Eagles 53 man roster and will make his NFL debut Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys. It hasn’t been revealed how much time Watson will get but Philadelphia only has two other healthy running backs on the roster in Darren Sproles and Byron Marshall.

Fanview: December 21, 2016

By Joe Torosian “No space of regret can make amends for one life’s opportunity misused.” ― Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol Kick it! Right off the Top: Did you know Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley only needs 222 yards to reach a 1,000 for the season.

The Ten: 12/19/2016

(“The TEN” is not a top ten but ten items worth being included in “The TEN”) 

Anthony White Out at Buena Park

Citing that he’s not stepping down but stepping up as a father and a husband, Anthony White has resigned as head coach at Buena Park.

LOS ANGELES RAMS PART WAYS WITH JEFF FISHER

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Rams have relieved Jeff Fisher from head coaching duties, the team announced today.

On This Date: December 8, 1983

In 1983 Sid Fernandez, pitching in (Double A) San Antonio, struck 209 batters in 153 innings, had a 2.11 ERA and a 13-4 record. (In 1982 he went 14-6, 172.2IP, 223K’s) …And was traded for…

It’s Back-To-Back For Sierra Canyon

By Duane Barker (Granada Hills) – Bobby Cole scored on a two yard on a two point conversion in double overtime to give Sierra Canyon a 36-35 win over Corona Del Mar to win the CIF Division 4 championship.

Chargers Travel South To Advance to Semi’s

(Downey) The Charter Oak Chargers are glad they brought Brian Casteel along for the Divison IV quarterfinal match-up against the Downey Vikings. The senior scored four times and led Charter Oak to a 35-21 win over the Vikings Friday night at Allen Layne field at Downey High School.

Andrew Ellfers: GNAC “Offensive Player of the Year”

(Portland, OR) Azusa Pacific University’s Andrew Ellfers was named the Great Northwest Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Year. Ellfers finished the regular season throwing for 2,008 yards and 18 touchdown and was also the Cougars second leading rusher with 471 yards and another seven scores.