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Sport and Society for Arete-Catching Up

Richard Crepeau | Posted 05.31.2015 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

As I mentioned previously it seems as if there are always some bizarre or hilarious developments in the world of sport while I am out of touch. A few days ago I reported on my experiences watching hockey in Russia. Now I want to revisit what many of you will consider old news.

NFL Deflation: Too Many Rules or Too Many Miscreants?

Bob Katz | Posted 03.25.2015 | Sports
Bob Katz

Are National Football League referees, in addition to their duties policing a chaotic game of borderline violence, also supposed to serve as grade school hall monitors?

Kickoff of the NFL's Silly Season

Roger I. Abrams | Posted 03.22.2015 | Sports
Roger I. Abrams

The match up for the 2015 Super Bowl has been set. The real challenge for the media over the next fortnight is to find something intelligible to say about the personnel of the two teams.

NFL Comes Down On Belichick

AP | Posted 11.26.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK — The NFL fined New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick $50,000 and Washington Redskins assistant Kyle Shanahan $25,000 on Wednesday ...

Coach Of The Year

AP | BARRY WILNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

DALLAS — Bill Belichick is closing in on Don Shula. The New England coach Bill Belichick won The Associated Press 2010 NFL Coach of the Year aw...

Belichick Made the Right Call

Wayne Winston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Wayne Winston

The announcers were unanimous in saying the Patriots were crazy to go for it on 4th down. I hate to say it, but I think Belichick's move might have made sense.

Bill Belichick's 4th-And-2 Call Against Colts Debated, Derided (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Bill Belichick's decision to try for a first down on 4th-and-2 late in Sunday night's game against the Colts is drawing lots of criticism. With a six-...