We May Be Right. We May Be Crazy: Musings on the NFL’s Violence Problem

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Michael Kasdan wonders whether the NFL knows that off-the-field violence is an unfortunate side product of a violent game

The National Football League: Too Big To Fail?

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Michael Kasdan wonders what will happen as morality continues to collide with the sports entertainment complex we call The National Football League. Do fans care enough to really care?

We’re Looking for People to Join Our Sports Writing Team

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Do you love sports? Would your dream be to write about sports and get your stories in front of millions of people a month? Read on.

Figuring Out How to Be a Penn State Fan In the Post-Sandusky World

Figuring Out How to Be a Penn State Fan In the Post-Sandusky World

Like many Penn State alum, Larry Bernstein was horrified by the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal and wonders if rooting for his alma mater will ever be the same.

No More NFL For Me

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Gint Aras has always been a football fan. But he can no longer associate himself with that culture.

DirecTV Says Yes, There Are Gay Football Fans

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DirecTV scores with an ad that tells us what we already know: gay guys like football, too.

Touchdowns, Tackles, and Tolstoy: Educating Guys in the Locker Room

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For six weeks, football players endured summer conditioning, and a part of that conditioning regimen was intellectual.

Are You Ready For Some Football: An Introductory Guide To The English Premier League

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Americans fell in love with the World Cup this summer, but soccer isn’t over. In fact, English Premier League is just heating up. Here, a guide for newbs.

Tis the Season for Feigning Football Interest

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September brings my annual ritual of brushing up on the basest college football knowledge for use in conversation.

What Do Beer, Football, and Star Wars Have in Common?

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Football season is here, which means beer season is here. And it’s always Star Wars season. So what’s missing?

Man-to-Man with NFL Running Back Rashad Jennings of the New York Giants

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“There’s nothing special about me, I’m just in a special position.” —Rashad Jennings

Mrs. Bloomingdale

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Bob Marrow shares the story of his childhood play area, and a friend he met in the process.

Changing Names is a Question of Honor

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Graduates of Somers High School seek to change the name of the athletic field in honor of Somers’ first football coach.

Who Stole Our Football?

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Football was a global community sport, now it has become a corporate global commodity.

How My Daughter Has Changed The Way I Watch The World Cup

How My Daughter Has Changed The Way I Watch The World Cup

Watching the 2014 World Cup made Russ Clark realize that he’s a different man than he was the last time he watched the World Cup. The reason? The upcoming birth of his first child.

Is There Really a Difference Between Donald Sterling and the Redskins?

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Joanna Schroeder looks at the legacy NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell could leave if he chose to lead against racism the way the NBA has.