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.
The Only Thing Worse Than the Super Bowl Is the Puppy Bowl
January 29, 2014
Against the tyranny of cuteness in America.
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.
The Science of Explaining Heads or Tails
January 27, 2014
New research explains why 4 out of 5 people call heads
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.
NFL Commissoner Roger Goodell is in denial about threats to football's future.
Gun Nuts Find a New Target: The NFL
December 05, 2013
Thanks to a recent football policy decision, two of America's favorite pastimes are mad at each other.