5 Secrets Parents of College Football Recruits Must Know

There is no time in which promises, potentiality, and pleading are more celebrated than during college football recruiting and the upcoming National Football Signing Day.  Whether it is the daily phone calls, mountains of letters, or in-home visits, college recruiters will tell top recruits just about anything to get them to sign, and usually the recruiter with the best “mouthpiece” gets the …

“The League” Trumps Ivy League Dreams: Why Are Black Males Chasing Pro Sports Almost Exclusively

Any cursory review of current socio-economic statistics could easily make one believe that African-American males are worthy of being declared “an endangered species, worthy of federal protection.”  For example, the unemployment rate for Black males is the worst in the country at almost 20%, there are far more Black men involved in the criminal system than in college, and homicide …

Arrest Warrant Issued After Adrian Peterson Admits Smoking “Weed”

Source:  /ESPN Prosecutors in Montgomery County, Texas, have filed paperwork to have Adrian Peterson rearrested after he told a court employee he had recently smoked marijuana. Adrian Peterson’s latest legal issue makes it less likely that he’ll ever play for the Vikings again. According to the filing signed by Bill Delmore, the Assistant District Attorney for the state of Texas, …

NFLPA Appeals Ray Rice’s Indefinite Suspension From NFL

Source: Tom Pelissero/USAToday The NFL Players Association formally filed its expected appeal of embattled running back Ray Rice’s indefinite suspension Tuesday night – and it’s no surprise the union wants the appeal taken out of commissioner Roger Goodell’s hands. “This action taken by our union is to protect the due process rights of all NFL players,” the NFLPA said in …