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Donald Trump, Colin Kaepernick, And The Politics Of Football

Robert Lipsyte | Posted 01.31.2017 | Politics
Robert Lipsyte

Pro football actually helped prepare us for the new president's upset victory by normalizing a basic tenet of jock culture: anyone not on the team is an enemy, the Other.

Will Donald Trump Do to U.S. What He Did for USFL?

Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey | Posted 04.17.2016 | Politics
Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey

Trump has had numerous bites at the apple, and his American dream has been resurrected on more than one occasion -- but then enough money can allow you to leave football leagues, hotels, casinos and Trump University in the junk yard of memories.

A USFL Super Bowl? The Short-Lived Challenge to NFL Dominance

Michael Simzak | Posted 04.04.2012 | Sports
Michael Simzak

Since the AFL-NFL merger established the modern NFL in 1970, there have been few challenges to the NFL's football preeminence. One of the most memorable of those challenges occurred in the 1980s and lasted for three seasons.

Want to Scare the Hell Out of the NFL?

Joe The Nerd Ferraro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Joe The Nerd Ferraro

Instead of the NFL players complaining about the owners -- why don't the players start making a move towards forming their own league?