What The NFL Cares About

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Questions about the NFL’s morality miss an important point. The NFL doesn’t really have any, because all it cares about is revenue and image.

Comment of the Day: The National Football League: Too Big To Fail?

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“For me, the camel’s back has broken … I’m done.”

The Real Lessons from Ray Rice

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While the focus of the Ray Rice domestic violence case has been largely on the NFL’s involvement and complicity, prosperity coach Randy Gage says we’re missing the point.

Kicking the Extra Point: How the NFL Should Take a Stand in Preventing Violence Against Women

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The Ray Rice story presents a perfect opportunity to stand up against domestic violence. Will the NFL go for it—or will they punt?

Ray Rice, Janay Rice, the NFL and TMZ: Many Sides, One Missing Topic

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A lot of voices were speaking up on Tuesday. Joe Rutland points out that they still remain silent on one major topic.

More Accountability Please: Goodell, Rice, and a Chance to Do Better

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Richelle Carey knows that the NFL understands what accountability and consistency mean. Why then, won’t they show it in a case of domestic violence?

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.

Clippers and Redsk*ns: Richard Sherman Calls Out Racism

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Richard Sherman lays down the truth about racism in the NFL.

The Epic Battle to Save the Most Offensive Team Name in Professional Sports

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Before you decide whether the Washington Redskins should change their name, you need to understand the history.

Join the #NotYourMascot Twitterstorm For the Super Bowl

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Tell the NFL and Roger Goodell that you won’t stand for racist mascots and appropriation of Native names.

The NFL’s PR Problem. . . And How To Fix It

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Bullying, concussions, player arrests, declining youth participation. The NFL has a serious PR problem. Neil Cohen offers the league some advice about how to fix it.

The NFL and Domestic Violence

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21 NFL teams carried at least one player with domestic violence or assault charges on their rosters during the 2012 season. Chelsea Cristene offers suggestions for what to do to change that.

4 NFL Players to Come Out

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As buzz builds about 4 NFL players coming out, Robert Reece speculates on what it will mean for them personally and for the hyper-masculine league they play in.

Rugby Faces the Same Challenges as Football

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The 6 Nations Championship kicked off this month. Liam Day says it’s the perfect opportunity to look at the issue of sports-related brain injuries from a different perspective.

The Worst Moments in Sports: 2012

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We say goodbye to 2012 by recapping the year’s worst moments in sports.