Cam Newton Inspired me to Dance Again #KeepDancingCam

Cam Newton, the dancing Panther, has inspired a meme of celebratory dancing that is sending shockwaves through social media

Finding The Fountain of Youth in Pickup Football

For two hours each week, a group of middle-aged men get away from the grind & recapture the best feelings of their varsity days.

Coach Won’t Stop Leading Prayers Despite Punishment

The conversation continues as people grapple with how to appropriately express their religion in school and work environments.

The New England Patriots’ Joyful Tackler

How Chandler Jones brought glee back to the gridiron.

The Missouri Effect: Finishing What Kareem and Others Have Started

Darron Smith, on solidarity and athlete activism.

Rooting For, and Not Against

Rooting for, and not against, sets an example of sportsmanship

Two Films, Two Boys, One Conclusion: When It Comes to Masculinity, the Past Seems Here to Stay

Jessicah Lahitou looks to start a conversation about modern manhood by looking at the themes of male friendship, father figures, violence, football, and teen awkwardness.

This Football Team Went Behind Their Coaches’ Backs – Why They Did it Left Me Close to Tears

The heroic play that this middle school team made is unlike any you’ve ever seen before.

Can Friday Night Lights Survive the NFL?

For high schoolers, football can be a proud badge of being human. So how do we keep that and yet acknowledge the toll of brain injuries in the NFL? Jessicah Lahitou explores the issues.

The Shockingly Low Odds of Making it in the NFL

The few NCAA players who make it to the NFL, can expect short-lived glory.

‘What’s a Little Brain Damage? It’s All Part of Being a Man, Right?’

Brain damage. Death. Unlucky? Or just part of being a man? Inside the conversation at The Good Men Project.

Princeton Freshman Overcomes Football Slump With Two Simple Words: I’m Gay

Other players have come out later in their careers. Mason Darrow is starting out with a message: “You can be gay and play Division I football.”

7 Life Lessons You Can Teach Your Kids During Football Season

DiaryDad has learned some life lessons by watching football.

Why Guys Really Talk About Sports

Sports talk is more than just a way to break the ice. It helps guys stay connected to each other.

31 Welcome To Fatherhood Moments

Being a dad and truly “arriving” as a dad are completely different things. Just ask Doyin Richards.

A Dying Man’s Question: How About That John Brodie?

Charged with bringing spiritual peace to a dying man, Larry Patten finds himself in a conversation about football.