Gambling? We Don’t Need No Steenkin’ Gambling!

And this is how Jerry Jones – Roger Goodell’s boss – will be making money from the Raiders’ move to Vegas in 2019. And it’s not just a few million… Gambling? We don’t need no stinkin’ gambling! Jerry Jones to … Continue reading

Jerry Jones Says No Link Between Football and CTE

Well, it didn’t take long for the NFL’s spin machine to jump in front of League Senior VP for health and safety Jeff Miller’s statements confirming the damage of CTE in front of a Congressional subcommittee. But of course, the … Continue reading

George Visger: Keeping our Heads Straight

EDITOR’S NOTE: Our phone lines and Inboxes have been tied up since last Thursday when it was first announced that there was a tentative settlement offer being presented to the court by the mediator in the NFL concussion lawsuits. On … Continue reading

One Reason Retired Players Get No Respect

Nothing more needs to be said. . . … Continue reading

Evan Weiner: Covenant between fans and sports is a facade

Posted with the express consent of Evan Weiner: THE BUSINESS AND POLITICS OF SPORTS . Covenant between fans and sports is a facade Thursday, 12 May 2011 BY EVAN WEINER NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM . It is almost laughable to hear sports owners … Continue reading

Evan Weiner: Why are NFL owners really locking out the players?

Posted with the express consent of Evan Weiner: THE BUSINESS AND POLITICS OF SPORTS . Why are NFL owners really locking out the players? Tuesday, 26 April 2011 BY EVAN WEINER NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM . The National Football League has been pretending … Continue reading

Evan Weiner: NFL labor talks: Understanding the negotiations

Posted with the express consent of Evan Weiner: THE BUSINESS AND POLITICS OF SPORTS By Evan Weiner March 7, 2011 . As the representatives from the National Football League ownership group and the National Football League Players Association continue to … Continue reading

A Couple of Video Clips for Sunday

Up here in Seattle, we still remember when the King Dome was imploded (March 26, 2000) to make way for the new SafeCo Stadium that is now home to the Seattle Mariners baseball team. Earlier this morning, the old Texas … Continue reading

Confirming the NFL’s Idea of Cutting Costs

While The NFLPA is continuing to implement cuts to overhead and expenses, as well as advising its active players to start saving as much money as they can, the NFL is apparently cutting any and all outlays that don’t put … Continue reading