Adrian Peterson

Peterson Case Different Than Others Because Money is Involved

Adrian Peterson has now done something that Ray Rice, Greg Hardy, Ray McDonald, Jim Irsay, Jimmy Haslum, Aaron Hernandez, Josh Brent and the late Jovan Belcher didn’t do. He is costing the league money as a marketing partner has

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NFL Players Can’t Escape Health Issues From the Game

In the court of public opinion, it has been a very bad week for the NFL, but one secondary story of the week should also get major attention. NFL players, as they get older, face a multitude of health

Ray Rice

Ray Rice Case: Sports Moralists Are Missing Big Picture

There can be no defense of Ray Rice punching out his then fiance in February, but the sports media moralists have come out in force in going after NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, while almost forgetting Rice and his now

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Penn State: NCAA Throwing In the Towel

With everything going on, it was pretty easy to miss the third major not-on-the-field sports story this week. The NCAA is throwing in the towel and making Penn State’s football program whole again by restoring it to full NCAA

Ray Rice

Obsessing Over Ray Rice Punishment Is a Waste of Time

For those obsessing with Ray Rice and the punishment handed down by NFL commissioner Roger Goodell after viewing Rice punching out his finance, you are missing the big picture. The NFL has tolerated domestic violence under at least three

Harvey Levin

Do Harvey Levin and TMZ Deserve Awards for Breaking Big Stories?

It doesn’t really matter much if you like or approve of Harvey Levin’s journalism style or ethics, but there is one thing certain. Levin and his TMZ television show and website should get awards for sports journalism for breaking

Bruce Levenson

Bruce Levenson: Getting Out of The NBA Because of Race

  It is still unclear if Bruce Levenson was writing in racist tones or was just being a businessman raising rhetorical questions, but one thing is certain, Levenson is getting out of the business of being an NBA owner

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Is Raiders Owner Mark Davis Close to Signing New Stadium Contract?

It appears that Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis has achieved the ultimate sports owners’ dream. Cities are bidding for his business and apparently Oakland and San Antonio both want Davis’s business. At some point soon, one city will get

Derek Jeter

The Derek Jeter Goodbye Saga

If the Derek Jeter goodbye tour bothers you, think of this. It could have been far worse. Major League Baseball could have honored the retiring commissioner Bud Selig in every one of the 30 parks. To listen to the

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The NFL Crisis: Overlooking ‘Employee’ Standards

Under normal circumstances, a company where a franchise owner is arrested and cops plea, where an employee is arrested on domestic abuse charges and another employee is suspended for failing a drug test, that business would be in a