football

The NFL Settlement Is Delayed, For The Wrong Reason
January 15, 2014

The NFL's concussions settlement was delayed. But the bad structure remains in place.

Three Important Questions Roger Goodell Was Not Asked in His 92Y Interview
January 07, 2014

NFL Commissoner Roger Goodell is in denial about threats to football's future.

Peyton Manning Is the 'Sportsman of the Year'? Right Sport, Wrong Person.
December 16, 2013

Your 2013 Sports Illustrated “Sportsman of the Year”—announced Sunday night during halftime of “Sunday Night Football" on NBC, with which SI is a content partner—is Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning. Sports Illustrated, as the Time of sports,

Gun Nuts Find a New Target: The NFL
Pro football isn't pro-gun enough for Guns & Ammo
December 05, 2013

Thanks to a recent football policy decision, two of America's favorite pastimes are mad at each other. 

Hollywood's Animal-Cruelty Problem Must Look Familiar to the NFL and U.S. Military
November 25, 2013

Four horses euthanized during filming of the HBO drama Luck after producers ran elderly, underfed animals as if they were racehorses in their prime.

These Fringe Doctors Say They Can Cure NFL Concussion Victims
November 17, 2013

A grim report on concussed athletes falling for pricey alternative medicine. Has football's brain injury crisis entered its snake-oil phase? 

Watch and Listen: Bernie Kosar, Before and After Brain-Injury Treatment
November 17, 2013

A story in the current issue of The New Republic focuses on the controversial doctors who have embraced an alternative-medicine approach to the treatment of football brain injuries.

We Live in the United States of Bullies
The NFL is not the exception, but the rule
November 12, 2013

The NFL is not the exception, but the rule.

Here's How the Washington Football Team's Name Controversy Will End
Teens will do what Obama can't
October 14, 2013

When would-be t-shirt buyers decide a logo is too racist to wear, it's game over.

We Are All to Blame for the NFL's Concussion Crisis
October 08, 2013

There are a lot of conflicts of interest in the “Frontline” documentary League of Denial: The NFL’s Concussions Crisis, which premieres tonight on PBS at 9.

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