Second, just because you are a professional a

Second, just because you are a professional athlete doesn’t mean you don’t get to be a citizen, too. We don’t tell accountants, for example, that they can’t express their opinions on politics and the culture more broadly, right? So why should we be in the business of telling professional athletes?…

It’s important to get a clear, public picture

It’s important to get a clear, public picture of how bad this is, how high up it went and whether other patients were abused. The person most likely to get answers is state Sen. Heather Somers, R Groton, co chair of the public health committee, who has already called for…

But surely, it coming around, Lee said. have

But surely, it coming around, Lee said. have no worries, really. I not feeling any pain. I ready for the challenge. This is what we play football for. Me and Hurns have a lot of work to do along with getting the young one [Cole] up to par with everything…

WR Demaryius Thomas had 105 catches and 1,304

WR Demaryius Thomas had 105 catches and 1,304 yards receiving in regular season to become first in team history with four straight 1,200 yard seasons. Broncos were No. 1 in total defense (283.1 yards per game) and pass defense (199.6). Broncos‘ roster contains 45 players who’ve appeared in combined 206…

Like so many Americans, I was shocked and dis

Like so many Americans, I was shocked and disgusted when I first saw San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick sitting down for the playing of our national anthem as a protest against social injustice. In the weeks since, it seems like every time I turn on my TV to watch…

The NFL has come under heavy scrutiny for its

The NFL has come under heavy scrutiny for its handling of the Rice situation and other domestic violence cases as the league tries to attract female fans to the game. It is an effort that has been scarred by the original two game suspension, a punishment many women’s organizations deemed…

The players‘ union said in a statement that „

The players‘ union said in a statement that „no man or woman should ever have to choose a job that forces them to surrender their rights. No worker nor any athlete, professional or not, should be forced to become less than human when it comes to protecting their basic health…

Here’s what you don’t want to hear with Hurri

Here’s what you don’t want to hear with Hurricane Irma bearing down, in some form, on South Florida: Anyone thinking the Dolphins game is at the forefront of public concern. Knights Inn The Knights Inn in Charlotte is located about three miles from Bank of America Stadium, home of the…

That Monday, White rang the player at home to

That Monday, White rang the player at home to tell him the happy news. The Champaign Urbana economy got a boost and we always like that. Do whatever it takes to achieve them. 2 quarterback job behind McCown, and at some point, the Jets will have to evaluate him to…

I think Bradford looks good and he can still

I think Bradford looks good and he can still sling the rock a growing comfort in Minnesota this year should see this former first overall draft pick able to open up the playbook a little more in 2017. Watching football gets me angry and all charged up. While they have…