Head Hunters: How The NFL Actively Ignores Concussions

Despite the title traditionally going to baseball, football really is America’s game. The start of the NFL season is right around the corner. But just when everyone’s ready to get excited, the league’s casting a shadow over the game.What can bring down the most powerful sports league in the States? Concussions.The NFL has always been pretty bad when it comes to dealing with concussions and for the most part, fans have come to …

Would You Let Your Son Play Football? Obama, Goodell & NYU Community Weigh In

Remember that big football game from this past weekend? You know, the thing that bookended the Beyonce concert? It was pretty great. After all, there is nothing more American than eating terrible food and drinking while watching large men run into each other.All is not that well in the sport though, as more and more attention is being paid to the safety of players; the league has finally acknowledged repeated hits …

We Just Can’t Quit You Mark Sanchez — Gridiron G-Chat: Week 14

Well Eric is out slamming people all over the place for the national champion NYU Slam Poetry team, so he can’t be here this week, but he will be back soon. And speaking of people are coming back soon, I feel like I’ve got to give my two bits on this whole Mark Sanchez thing. (For those of you are not caught up, check out Eric’s great step-by-step guide to the Jet’s QB controversy, …