NFL

WFL’s Challenge to the NFL Ended 39 Years Ago

The World Football League’s brief history had few highlights. The biggest story in the league’s history was when Toronto owner John Bassett signed three key Miami Dolphins players in 1974, Larry Csonka (pictured), Jim Kiick and Paul Warfield. None

NBA

NBA Experiment: How Will Players Feel About Less Playing Time?

The NBA is at it again, tinkering with the game. The league will be watching how Boston and Brooklyn players react to playing 4 fewer minutes during regulation time and how that works out. It’s not the first time

NFL

New Jersey Sports Gambling vs. NFL

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has signed into law legislation that allows New Jersey residents and others to legally bet on NFL Games starting on Sunday at Monmouth Park Racetrack. It is the second time New Jersey has attempted

NFL

Los Angeles or Bust for the NFL

There has been a lot of talk that the National Football League plans to return to Los Angeles with a franchise perhaps as soon as 2015. Los Angeles and nearby Anaheim lost NFL teams following the 1994 season. A

Olympics

Summer Olympics: Germany Doesn’t Want A Second Munich

The race for the 2024 Summer Olympics has begun. The United States is examining bids from potential host cities, Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Washington. Kenya, Morocco, South Africa, Qatar, Australia, France, Italy, Russia and Turkey could bid

Rick Pitino

Pitino Thinks Shoe Companies Are Ruining Youth Basketball

For years NIKE, Adidas, Reebok and other sneaker companies have been sponsoring youth summer basketball camps. The players attending those camps have become known as a NIKE player, Adidas player or Reebok player and it is assumed that the

Miami

Athletic Achievements Can’t Cover Up Today’s Football Woes

In the past, Friday football was glorified, high school kids playing for the honor of their school and their town. Saturday was reserved for the Galloping Ghost or the Four Horsemen and the dashing student-athletes who were successful on

World Cup

FIFA Should Release Bribery Investigation Report

So how does a country get a sports event like Soccer’s World Cup? Apparently, the country has to give all sorts of guarantees that the governing body of the sports organization is treated like royalty. Some members of the

NFL can no longer block local games from airing on TV due the lack of a sellout

The Football Industry is in Crisis Mode (Podcast)

Midtown Manhattan and Sayreville, New Jersey are about an hour apart by car, but on Wednesday, midtown Manhattan and Sayreville were side by side as the football industry is now being forced to deal with domestic abuse and a

NFL

NFL to Sports Media: We Are Going Back to LA

If there is one sports staple, it is that sports people use sports media as a trial balloon for an idea to see if the scheme can work or not. The NFL has gotten some media people on board