NFL’s Rams Coming Back to Southern California

  NFL’s Rams Coming Back to Southern California By Burt Carey The Rams are moving back to Los Angeles. The Chargers might join them. And the Raiders will remain in Oakland. NFL owners voted 30-2 Tuesday on a lucrative relocation plan that returns the Rams to LA this year from St. Louis, where the team […]

The Regular Season Finale of the NFL Held Surprises

  The Regular Season Finale of the NFL Held Surprises by Amy Lignor   There were few games left to play in the regular season that held massive power. The Minnesota Vikings versus the Green Bay Packers for the division title was one. The other came from the snow-filled skies of Buffalo where the Jets […]

Great Expectations

  Great Expectations by Amy Lignor   This was one heck of a BIZARRE weekend of football.   The first fact that must be stated is that the Carolina Panthers’ unbeaten season is no more. What’s even worse is that the loss was not served up by the Patriots, the Packers, the Seahawks, or any […]

Funding for Football Head Injury Study Moving Forward at NIH

Funding for Football Head Injury Study Moving Forward at NIH By Burt Carey Research into head injuries suffered by football players and other athletes will continue at theNational Institutes of Health. A media report by ESPN’s Outside the Lines this week claimed that the National Football League had pulled its multi-million dollar backing of research […]

The Big “If”

  The Big “If” By Amy Lignor   If this one wins one and this one loses one, we clinch. If this one loses and this one loses, we claim a wildcard berth. If this one loses and we win, and Mom makes fruitcake we get home field advantage. If…if…if… The list is endless. We […]

Will Smith Delivers Oscar-Quality Performance as Fearless Brain Researcher Who Fought the NFL

  Concussion Film Review by Kam Williams Will Smith Delivers Oscar-Quality Performance as Fearless Brain Researcher Who Fought the NFL In 2002, Will Smith landed his first Academy Award nomination for Ali, a riveting biopic about Muhammad Ali directed by Michael Mann. Although a cultural icon in his own right, Smith managed to disappear into […]

Week Wrap Concentrates on Quarterbacks

  Week Wrap Concentrates on Quarterbacks by Amy Lignor   It’s been a long time since Tampa Bay could claim a better record than anyone. However, they did claim a better record than the Philadelphia Eagles who they met up with on Sunday. With the Eagles, their QB Bradford was out and back-up QB Mark […]

The Media Needs to Allow “Fight Songs” Without Starting Fights

  The Media Needs to Allow “Fight Songs” Without Starting Fights by Amy Lignor   Madonna said “express yourself.” Then…she did. In every way she wished. Whether it was with a lace glove and really funky hair telling everyone she was a virgin; or, whether it was when she aged and decided to wear cone […]