Will the NFL's Domestic Violence Rule Backfire?
August 29, 2014
Commissioner Roger Goodell admits a mistake, revises league policy, and sends a powerful message—one the experts say will make a difference.
There's a real story about his acceptance in the NFL, and they're screwing it up.
College Football Is Ruining Education
August 23, 2014
College football is one of America's fastest-growing industries.
Roger Goodell Just Blew It
August 04, 2014
People say Roger Goodell didn't come down hard enough on Ray Rice. They're absolutely right.
The Washington Football Team's Offensive Name Is Still a Valuable, Protected Trademark
June 19, 2014
The media completely misstated what this news really means. Here's what you need to know.
Year of the Pigskin
April 08, 2014
A crisis of cultural identity—not to mention offense, defense, and special teams.
College Football Players Are Employees, Says Chicago NLRB
March 26, 2014
In an historic ruling, Northwestern football players won the right to hold a vote on unionizing. They were ruled employees under federal law.
Washington football team owner made a fatal error in his latest effort to resist changing his team's name: He acknowledged the continued existence of Native Americans.
Why the Miami Dolphins Bullying Scandal Indicts The Whole NFL
February 17, 2014
A blockbuster report details how horrifically a Miami Dolphin lineman was bullied by his teammate. What does it say about the league?
Are Republicans Afraid to Talk About Michael Sam?
February 11, 2014
It's been mostly cheers for Michael Sam, except on the right—where it's been mostly silence. Can that change?