So many of us want Manziel to succeed, because then we will too.
Brazilians are "getting out of dodge" during the World Cup. A very close friend and soccer soul mate of my husband's, who's Brazilian, whose family lives in Brazil, virtually said the same thing. "Don't go to Brazil," he wrote us in an email. "Don't go." But going we are.
While the Northwestern decision will probably not change college football as we know it today, it could stimulate a reasoned discussion on the contributions of college athletes to the revenue generated by football and basketball.
Leading up to the NFL Draft Thursday, May 8, we have examined Mel Kiper Jr.'s past and present analysis. If you missed Parts 1-3, click here for: Pa...
The course of American democracy may be decided on the first Saturday of November in the following college football games: Florida vs Georgia, Michigan vs Indiana, Illinois vs Ohio State, and Texas vs Texas Tech.
Projecting not only where each player will go, but how they will translate as NFL players is a quite demanding task, even for an undisputed expert.
John is a rare breed of scholar-athlete one we can only hope will become far more common in future years -- and if John has any say, it will.
The NFL is a league that, unlike the NBA, allows allegations of racism to exist and actually justifies and explains it away.
The Washington Redskins and Chief Wahoo are not something said in private. They are as public as it gets. Millions of dollars are made each year by the sale of merchandise with these names and logos prominently appearing. Yet the leagues do nothing.
Predicting the NFL draft order is particularly difficult since three variables must align: pick number, player and team. As noted, draft trades and dr...
While selecting all 63 games of the NCAA tournament is certainly a nearly-impossible task, correctly projecting the NFL draft is also quite the undertaking. Often picks shock experts who devote their career to analyzing the NFL.
This question originally appeared on Quora: Why did the San Francisco 49ers move to Santa Clara?. ...
As baseball season starts up again, I am forcefully reminded that marrying a Boston Sports Fan can sometimes be a challenge.
Steeped in history and politics, Real Madrid versus Barcelona is the world's greatest sporting rivalry. It may also be killing La Liga.
While there needs to be serious reform in Division I collegiate athletics, I don't believe that unionization of student athletes is a serious step in the right direction to solve the most pressing concerns of student athletes at the highest level of competition.
The million-dollar extravaganza that provides the occasion for the new Kevin Costner movie, Draft Day, used to be a simpler affair. Lord knows I wasn't qualified to run the American Football League draft. But I did.