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?
Everyone is ready for a gay football player—except NFL execs and certain sports reporters, apparently.
Which Team Would Draft Openly Gay Player Michael Sam?
February 10, 2014
A look at the NFL's locker rooms and defensive schemes give us some clues about where Michael Sam will end up.
College Football Prospect Comes Out, Challenging the NFL to Draft Him
February 09, 2014
Michael Sam will be the first openly gay NFL player, if the NFL can get over itself.
The self-important sports press should pipe down about Marshawn Lynch's pre-Super Bowl reticence.
One-in-four American sport fans believe their team has been cursed at some point.
The Only Thing Worse Than the Super Bowl Is the Puppy Bowl
January 29, 2014
Against the tyranny of cuteness in America.
Northwestern college football players have to work. They get paid to work. Now, they want a union. The NCAA is fighting it.
It's Time to Abolish the Super Bowl's Media Day
January 28, 2014
The Tuesday before the Super Bowl has become a gigantic waste of time.