Linebacker Johnny Millard ends long, successful tenure at Cal Poly

Reporter Lisa Diaz sat down with Johnny Millard, who has been one of Cal Poly’s defensive leaders for the past four seasons.

Williams makes the leap

J.J. Jenkins sports@mustangdaily.net The accolades speak for themselves. Deonte Williams can put all-star selection and second team All-American on his football résumé, but there’s one thing he wants to add: NFL running back. Williams grew up as what his mother…

My interview with Ramses

On Tuesday, Dec. 6, I interviewed New York Giants wide receiver Ramses Barden. Barden, a Cal Poly alumnus, who was nice enough to talk to me over the phone — on his day off — for almost 30 minutes. As…

‘Small school’ kid looks for his big break

Former Cal Poly wide receiver Dominique Johnson looks up to guys like NFL star Marques Colston. He has done what he wants to. Despite playing football at a school not surrounded by national spotlight — Hofstra University — Colston is now…

The Silvey Lining: Dennis the Menace

Remember that time you got roped into going to watching that “Care Bears” movie with your five-year-old cousin after the babysitter cancelled?

The Silvey Lining: Who’s afraid of Peyton Manning?

Every once in awhile there is a game so epic that you can’t help but watch it. The game goes down to the wire with both teams fighting desperately for a big win to keep their season alive.

The Silvey Lining: Spotlight burns Cutler

Just when you think you’re the only one in the world creative enough to have a football column come out on Tuesday, they rip your heart out and stomp on it.