Arian is passionately committed to addressing the challenges of mental health as a part of his life's work. In a recent conversation with me, he honestly discussed the mistakes in his past, his sister who suffers from Bipolar disorder, and his hope for creating positive change.
When New Jersey's very own Grammy Award-winning, rock superstar Bruce Springsteen bid adieu to Giants Stadium on the conclusion of his "Wrecking Ball"...
My father was a wildly enthusiastic football fan, and during the season, Sunday afternoons in our house revolved around the NY Giants. My dad had great disdain for the people who lived across the street because they liked that "new" team -- the Jets.
NFL referees are getting 96 percent of the calls right, the same average it has been over the last five years. The officiating is not getting worse.
The Will Smith movie will connect those presently playing of the game with their post-playing repercussions. Adoring fans will have to come to terms with the costs of the sport in terms of the lasting damage to those who play for our enjoyment.
The United State of America has the greatest conservatories in the world. Our student orchestras are simply astounding by any standards. Maybe it's time to consider amateur sports as another way for us to approach our young performing musical artists.
The clock was almost out. The Ravens and The Browns were locked in a battle of the most winless teams on a Prime Time Monday Night Football broadcas...
What is gambling? It's a new question with an old-aged answer. The creation of daily fantasy sports necessitates a change in our country's legal definition of gambling.
In Minnesota, we typically compare the Packers to our woeful Viking franchise and absolutely hate the comparison.
The following article first appeared in The National Book Review Five books people are talking about this week -- or should be 1. Concussion: Dr. Be...
Coach Chip Kelly has come under fire, with some saying he may be gone after the season is over. After back to back 10-6 seasons, the Eagles are 4-7 without showing much sign of improvement. The problem is Chip Kelly. He is his own worst enemy.
Nothing I say here will assuage the pain of being a Nebraska Cornhusker football fan right now. This is especially true after our hugely disappointing loss to the no-nonsense, mistake-free, steady-as-she goes Iowa Hawkeyes on Friday at 90,000-strong Memorial Stadium in Lincoln (Nebraska's 347th consecutive sellout).
A number of schools are considering firing their longtime successful coaches, in the hopes of getting a more successful one. Should they do so?
Osweiler potentially gives the Broncos a better chance to beat the New England Patriots, the reigning Super Bowl Champs and likely hosts of this year's AFC Championship Game.
In the midst of the most fragile of days for UH football, athletics director Dave Matlin's choice of the next head coach looms as one of the most important hires in the history of the athletic department.
As with all American traditions, if it happened once or twice it is one. Therefore I present my traditional Thanksgiving piece. The History of Than...