What Would You Do With Only Eight Days With Your Child?

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Cleveland Browns Punter Andy Lee had 8 days with his daughter and it changed his life.  Meanwhile, the NFL continues to mettle with its fluid version of the “integrity of the league” in this edition of the Friday Sports Dump. — To say the NFL had a bad season last year would be an understatement. […]

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


Can we as parents still let our kids play football?

The NFL Falls Flat on Domestic Violence Once Again

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Ray McDonald’s latest incidents with the law further proves the NFL’s main priorities are winning and money, everything else is a distant last.

What the NFL Taught Me About Being a Motivated Entrepreneur


Matt Mayberry on how to stay motivated all day long.

Beyond The Lens: The Interception That Began DeflateGate


It didn’t seem like an important moment at the time. Who would have known that this photograph would have arguably the most talked about, controversial football in NFL history?

Rooting For Randy Gregory


Charlie Scaturro is rooting for the former Nebraska star and current Dallas Cowboy, because we all have obstacles to overcome.

Real or Fantasy, Football Is Now Consumed By Numbers


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

Seattle Seahawk, Russell Wilson is … Doing It Right


A class act on the field, in the locker room and out in the public, Russell Wilson is doing it right. ____ “I’m Russell Wilson. I’m a rookie for the Seahawks. I was hoping to set up a weekly visit to the Children’s Hospital.” Since that proclamation, the Seahawks star quarterback makes a weekly visit to […]

Tom Brady Is a Liar, But So Are We


We live in a culture of lying, and it’s not Tom Brady’s fault, it’s our own. We’ve outgrown integrity.

Much Ado About Some Things

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, front, and Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck (12) part after speaking following the NFL football AFC Championship game Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, in Foxborough, Mass. The Patriots defeated the Colts 45-7 to advance to the Super Bowl against the Seattle Seahawks. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Something is rotten in New England, and Nate Graziano thinks the Patriots and their fans are protesting far too much.

What to Expect When You’re Expecting an NFL Scandal


As a father of a toddler, Wai Sallas sees too many similarities between the lessons of parenting and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.

Patriot Fans Still Balls To The Wall For Their Guy


Unable or unwilling to let their heroes fall, many Patriot fans are going to great lengths to stand by their cheating team; what does this inability to see what you don’t want to see say about us?

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


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

How Do We Stop From Feeling Completely Deflated?


Wai Sallas has a different take on the Wells Report and shines a light on a good deed by the Atlanta Falcons in this week’s Friday Sports Dump

The Empire That Doesn’t Strike Back – Athletes and Post-Career Wealth


Michelle Hill explains how athletes can avoid The Cycle of post-playing-career financial ruin, with advice that applies to us all.

Another Bad Day in Sucks-ville, U.S.A.: A Boston Sports Fan Laments The DeflateGate Fall Out


Nathan Graziano comes to terms with the findings of the Wells Report that the Patriots and Tom Brady are cheaters.