On Fire

Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy? — Freddie Mercury After a one-week hiatus due to Irma, your On Fire correspondent has spent the past two weekends in the comfort of his or her room. Given the absence ...

“Hawaii doesn’t win many games in the United States” — Lee Corso To the freshmen around campus: Congrats —  you made it through your first college gameday. No, not in the sense of tailgating since 8 a.m. on Saturday, but ...

“I attempted to bet on myself but was denied”- Floyd Mayweather Summer is over, school is here, and one thing is as certain as OPUS crashing exactly at your enrollment time: the return of On Fire. After a summer spent ...

“History began on July 4, 1776. Everything before that was a mistake.” —Ron Swanson Yesterday, Major League Baseball (MLB) announced that star Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Starling Marte will serve an 80-game suspension for using performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs). Yes, you read ...

It is a rare occurrence that I, your On Fire correspondent, am able to report to you with such glee. Few things bring me more joy than reminders of my own superiority, and this week gifted me with that and ...

After a long hiatus because of intense on-campus activities involvement, a heavy course load, study abroad, job recruitment, a suspension due to attacking NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Twitter and other excuses people use for falling out of touch with ...

Your On Fire correspondent has recently learned that his (or her) loyal readers often lose touch with their favorite sports when they’re back in — dare he (or she) say it — the Emory bubble. That is, the metaphorical bubble, ...

In his or her illustrious career, your productive On Fire correspondent wrote roughly 100 columns for these hallowed pages (this count is unofficial and unverified by the Elias Sports Bureau), tirelessly performing the sacred duty of bringing the spirit of On Fire to Emory. ...

Ladies and gents, fear no longer; your On Fire correspondent has returned. As he (or she) once told you, loyal readers, “I am always with you.” Back to Business Your On Fire correspondent recently discovered a great marriage of sports ...