Updates on the Concussion Settlement

Here are two more filings from Judge Brody’s court on the NFL Concussion lawsuit settlement. One is a protection order to cover the master administrators of the settlement and the second filing is an update (incl Appendices) on progress so … Continue reading

Retired Players: Back of the Bus… Again!

I don’t know about anyone else but I’m thoroughly disgusted by the NFL, the NFLPA and the lawyers once again. But what else is new? Seems like everyone is pushing hard to get the NFL’s concussion settlement pushed through as … Continue reading

Legacy Benefits and Other Details

A year later, we’re still learning more about the Legacy Fund every day and most of it isn’t coming from the NFL or the NFLPA. Disability Attorney John Hogan recently came across the one retired player receiving disability benefits who … Continue reading

Evan Weiner: Why Steve Bartkowski is Suing the NFL

Posted with the express consent of Evan Weiner: THE BUSINESS AND POLITICS OF SPORTS . Tuesday, 15 May 2011 . BY EVAN WEINER NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM COMMENTARY . Steve Bartkowski, a newly elected member of the National Football Foundation’s College Hall of … Continue reading

Evan Weiner: Is high school football an endangered species?

Posted with the express consent of Evan Weiner: THE BUSINESS AND POLITICS OF SPORTS . Wednesday, 9 May 2011 . BY EVAN WEINER NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM COMMENTARY . It is that time of the year when school boards have to get budgets … Continue reading

Evan Weiner: NFL and NFLPA’s labor woes may not be over yet

Posted with the express consent of Evan Weiner: THE BUSINESS AND POLITICS OF SPORTS . NFL and NFLPA’s labor woes may not be over yet . Tuesday, 02 August 2011 BY EVAN WEINER NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM . The National Football League owners … Continue reading

Evan Weiner: Lockout 2011 – The Silence is Deafening

Posted with the express consent of Evan Weiner: THE BUSINESS AND POLITICS OF SPORTS . NFL lockout 2011: Why are Gov. Christie and other politicians strangely silent? Thursday, 21 April 2011 BY EVAN WEINER NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM . The National Football League … Continue reading

Evan Weiner: Sports owners are entitled to lion’s share of stadium revenues

Posted with the express consent of Evan Weiner: THE BUSINESS AND POLITICS OF SPORTS . 24 March 2011 . BY EVAN WEINER NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM COMMENTARY . Washington Post sports columnist Sally Jenkins asked a question in a column written after the … Continue reading

Evan Weiner: Matson to players and owners: Help retired NFL players

Posted with the express consent of Evan Weiner: THE BUSINESS AND POLITICS OF SPORTS 23 March 2011 BY EVAN WEINER NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM COMMENTARY . (New York, N. Y.) — Pat Matson has a very clear interest in the National Football League … Continue reading

Evan Weiner: Gene Atkins: Discarded, Disabled and Forgotten

Posted with the express consent of Evan Weiner: THE BUSINESS AND POLITICS OF SPORTS . Thursday, 17 March 2011 . BY EVAN WEINER NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM COMMENTARY . As the National Football League hired lawyers and attorneys from the decertified National Football … Continue reading

Evan Weiner: NFL’s Billion-Dollar Healthcare Question

Posted with the express consent of Evan Weiner: By Evan Weiner THE BUSINESS AND POLITICS OF SPORTS . There is a major question that the “American People” should be asking in the ongoing labor dispute between National Football League owners … Continue reading

Why You’ve Never Heard of HBOT: Part III

The third and final part of Dr. Stoller’s work with Wayne Hawkins and HBOT (Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy). Dr. Stoller’s post talks about how a big industry – the big multinational pharmaceutical companies – have managed to keep HBOT hidden from the … Continue reading

Bernie Parrish: Delay, Dismiss, Deny

Roger Goodell, Chairman of the “Abuse of Discretion Committee” that they call The Retirement Board gets caught red-handed, so now we have people thanking him for putting a minuscule part of his loot back on the counter?

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Post-Op Scars

My lower back 11 days after having 4 screws and other hardware removed as well as having a bone shaved that had been pressing against a nerve causing pain to go down my right leg. … Continue reading

Putting Everyone on the Same Page

The news has been incredibly blunt in these hard times: Medicare and Social Security could be hitting the wall in 8 years. It’s going to hit everyone hard, especially the baby boomers and those who can ill afford to lose … Continue reading