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Ray Mcdonald

49ers Player 'Terminated' Amid Sexual Assault Investigation

AP | JANIE McCAULEY and PAUL ELIAS | Posted 12.18.2014 | Sports

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Citing a pattern of behavior and off-field issues, San Francisco 49ers general manager Trent Baalke informed defensive li...

5 Myths About Domestic Violence

Ellen Hendriksen, Ph.D. | Posted 12.06.2014 | Healthy Living
Ellen Hendriksen, Ph.D.

To be sure, many men who hit or emotionally abuse their partners were themselves abused as kids, but many men have also risen above their brutal childhoods and broken that cycle. Being abused doesn't automatically make you an abuser.

Why We Can't Turn Our Backs on the NFL

Dan Karpuc | Posted 11.22.2014 | Sports
Dan Karpuc

While we (or I guess I should hope most of us) are not advocates of violence, including domestic violence, no changes to punishment of the league's players or re-defining policies will actually cause us to stop watching. The NFL and Rodger Goodell know that.

Kate Sheppard

Dianne Feinstein Wants NFL Players Accused of Domestic Violence To Be Benched

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 09.22.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senator and San Francisco 49ers fan Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) said Sunday that defensive end Ray McDonald should be on the bench while...

Jordan Schultz

Jerry Rice On Michael Sam: 'If He's A Baller, I Want Him On My Team'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 09.18.2014 | Sports

It has been a tumultuous stretch for Roger Goodell and the NFL. I caught up with Jerry Rice, the league's all-time leader in receptions, touchdown rec...

Roger Goodell Is Failing The NFL As Its Leader

Jordan Schultz | Posted 11.16.2014 | Sports
Jordan Schultz

Goodell's challenge, like Giamatti's, is to protect his league while also protecting the sacred trust of his fans. Thus far, he has not shown he's been able to do that.

Domestic Violence in America, 2014: NBC's Cris Collinsworth Says You Should Play Until You're Indicted

Jackson Williams | Posted 11.14.2014 | Sports
Jackson Williams

The so-called "presumption of innocence" isn't what's in play here. An arrest is in play here. A horrific accusation is in play here. The NFL's standard of conduct and behavior is in play here.

Rediscovering the NFL's True North

Peter Sims | Posted 11.13.2014 | Sports
Peter Sims

It's time for all of us all to act, and to demand much more from those in positions of leadership in the NFL. I also hope that President Obama and Members of Congress voice their views, not to score political blood-score points, but as human beings who are fathers and mothers, who want America to be a place where their daughters don't live in fear.

49ers Player Arrested On Domestic Violence Charges

AP | Posted 08.31.2014 | Sports

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Police in Northern California say San Francisco 49er Ray McDonald has been arrested on domestic violence charges. ...

Speeding 49ers Lineman Arrested On Freeway

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — A veteran San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman says he regrets his arrest on suspicion of driving under the influence. R...