| Oct 16, 2013
| 6:00 AM
There are dozens of reasons why the NFL deserves to go away, to be banished from our sight forever. There are at least two reasons why that won't happen.
Tradition and Peyton Manning.
The Oct. 8 PBS show "A League of Denial" was a journalistic...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 4:58 PM
Thursday's $765-million settlement between the National Football League and 4,500 retired NFL players underscores two key facts about traumatic brain injury: that it is difficult to prove and measure -- especially many years after the fact -- and that its...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 4:49 PM
If you are addicted to the NFL, you need to watch "The United States of Football," a documentary by Sean Pamphilon that examines the dreadful injuries that may result from playing the game. Pamphilon then asks himself and you if you should want your son...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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| Sep 3, 2013
| 11:44 AM
After leading the NHL into three lockouts, Commissioner Gary Bettman won’t win any popularity contests among hockey fans. But his bosses — team owners — continue to compensate him well.
According to the Sports Business Journal, Bettman...
| May 14, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Surely it was just a coincidence that just a couple hours before news broke of Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean "Shady" McCoy's latest life complication, the team reached out to another back it chose not to sign after a private......
| Apr 24, 2013
| 4:32 PM
2013 NFL Draft schedule on NFL Network includes live coverage of the Draft from New York City's Radio City Music Hall beginning April 25, with a record-high 47 hours of live coverage. NFL Network's roster of analysts, reporters and college coaches, and 15...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 3:43 AM
See if this makes sense to you:
For years, I've argued with certain African-American people about their insistence upon using the so-called N-word which, to my ears, is, inalterably, a statement of self-loathing. They say I don't understand. They say the...
| May 29, 2013
The National Football League made official on Tuesday what Commissioner Roger Goodell said last week.
Because of a scheduling conflict with Easter spectaculars at New York's Radio City Music Hall, the league's own NFL draft extravaganza will shift...
| May 28, 2013
| 12:15 PM
Ten members of Congress are urging the Washington Redskins to change their name because it is offensive to many Native Americans.
The representatives said Tuesday they've sent letters to Redskins owner Dan Snyder, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell,...
| May 29, 2013
| 6:40 AM
The Washington Redskins name-change controversy just won't go away.
Two weeks after Dan Snyder, the owner of the Redskins, said he will never change the team's name as long as he owns the franchise, 10 members of Congress sent letters urging a name...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 12:35 PM
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says the Washington Redskins nickname is a "unifying force that stands for strength, courage, pride and respect."
Goodell was responding to a letter from 10 members of Congress who want the name changed because it is...