The league has no one to blame but itself.
The last time Clemson played for college football's national championship, Nigerian soccer player Donald Igwebuike kicked three field goals in a 22-15 Tigers victory over Nebraska in 1982.
It's not clear blood tests are a solution to the problems with concussion tests, but that isn't stopping companies standing to profit from saying otherwise.
Football killed at least eight high school players during the 2015 season. Ben Hamm, a 16-year-old junior at Wesleyan Christian in Oklahoma, was one of them.
Money laundering is actually not that hard. But FIFA executives were too lazy and cheap to pull it off.
How a group of concerned college football players helped push out University of Missouri System President Tim Wolfe and forced us to talk about race.
The controversy surrounding a Winter Classic exhibition game between the CWHL and the new NWHL speaks to larger issues concerning the uneasy status of women's professional hockey today.
Sepp Blatter was the most notorious sports personality of 2015. But they still love him in his hometown of Visp, Switzerland.
With nearly 1,200 of the NFL's 1,700 players being black, football's concussion problem is also clearly a racial problem.
Looking back at Rocky IV, the most festive Cold War boxing movie of all time.
The NBA is partnering with Rio de Janeiro's sport secretary of state to develop basketball in the largest favela in Rio.
Twenty-five years ago, the USFL received its winnings for defeating the NFL in an antitrust lawsuit, but it was too late to save the pro football league from a fate largely determined by Donald Trump.
Former Division II football player Zack Langston died at age 26 with CTE, the same brain disease found in Junior Seau, the subject of the film Concussion.
The annual Eddie Aikau invitational surf competition at Waimea Bay is one of surfing's most exclusive and terrifying contests, even for rock stars like Jamie O'Brien.
The most accomplished free climber in the world takes on one of the most unique adventures of his storied climbing career this far.
A parkour collective from Paris placed themselves at significant risk by traveling into Chernobyl's forbidden zone. What they found was an incredible window into the past.
The National Football League and its fans were outraged over Michael Vick's dogfighting. When it comes to allegations of domestic violence and sexual assault, that's often not the case.
Skateistan has opened its latest chapter in Johannesburg, hoping to provide an escape for young South Africans, especially girls, in a city and a country with the highest rates of murder and domestic violence in the world.
The first recorded goat kidnapping was in 1953. The animal was the property of the United States Naval Academy, the perpetrators were from West Point, and a football tradition was born.
The lifelong conservationist was involved in a kayaking accident in Chile. He was 72 years old.
NBA fans like to believe that some coaches are significantly better than others at drawing up after-timeout plays during huddles. Evidence suggests otherwise.
As isolated incidents, the multiple allegations involving NFL players accused of sexual assault and domestic violence are deeply disturbing; as part of a pattern, they reveal a dangerous disregard for women.
With a looming shot at the MLS Cup, Kei sat down at our Brooklyn bar to determine the long road he's travelled to get to this point.
Comparisons between American football and Roman gladiator games are common. Do historians think they're apt?