Dads Make The Best Fantasy Football Players

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If you’re looking for an edge this fall in your yearly fantasy football league, you have 10 months to prepare. Dads make the best fantasy football players.

Are Participation Trophies Sending the Wrong Message to Our Children?

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Maybe the answer is to place meaning and emphasis on values rather than a trophy.

Do These Militant Football Tactics Push Boys Into Greatness or Cause Emotional Harm?

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When the “Spartans of the Arena” take the field it’s after punishing days of practice rivaling Hell Week, making Friday Night Lights “look like a cakewalk.”

Former NFL Star Kendall Simmons’ Silent Struggle

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Kendall Simmons was living his NFL dream when he was diagnosed with a life-threatening disease.

Former Steeler John Malecki: Using the Past To Build The Future

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John Malecki was once an NFL football player. Now he lives out a new dream as a builder of custom furniture.

Whoops, We’ve Got A Leaky Blatter

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It’s time for FIFA, and Sepp Blatter to step up and teach our kids about stewardship

Are Parents Morally Obligated To Forbid Their Kids From Playing Football?

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Can we as parents still let our kids play football?

Lessons from the Field

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Ten strategies for winning the game of life. — We are all players on the football field of life, however, to score a winning goal; you have to be fully present on the field. Showing up in your life means you are not a spectator on the sidelines just waiting for life to happen to […]

Rainbows on the Field: Australian Footballers Combating Homophobia

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Homophobia remains a real concern in sports, but attitudes on the field toward LGBT athletes are slowly changing. David Saunders reports that leadership on this issue is coming from unexpected places – including outer suburban football in Australia.

Real or Fantasy, Football Is Now Consumed By Numbers

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With the rise of fantasy sports and video games, the way we consume sports is changing, and its focused on statistics more than ever.

Why The NFL and Other Professional Sports Don’t Deserve Nonprofit Status

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Why did the NFL give up its non-profit status and why was it a non-profit to begin with?

How Deflategate is Like Your Job

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While “Deflategate” is leaving some people reeling, Karen Leeds sees 28 ways to put a humorous spin on it.

3 Things Shared by Top Performing Teams, Whether on the Field or in the Office

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Matt Mayberry on three important life take-aways from top performing teams.

The Growing Impact of Concussions: When Does Risk Outweigh Reward?

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Concussions impact lives well beyond the person with the injury; the risk is in changing the lives of loved ones.

Why the Future of Ballet May Depend on Your Son

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A candid interview with the artistic director of one of the premier U.S. ballet companies discussing boys, sports, bullying and the future of ballet. Both of my daughters had ballet lessons for a year or two when they were younger. But as I think back about it, I never saw a young boy in any […]

On Aaron Hernandez: Athletes Are Just Better Men. Stop Holding Them Accountable (SATIRE!).

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Shawn Henfling believes star athletes are simply better men than the rest of us and should be treated as such.