NFL

9.22.19

'Mindhunter' Is More Than Just an Uncritical Love Letter to the FBI

A nuanced look at how the bureaucratic sausage gets made.

1.15.19

Travis Scott and Big Boi Will Join Maroon 5 at the Super Bowl

Scott and the NFL will donate $500,000 to Van Jones's Dream Corps, but the rapper's decision to perform has drawn criticism from public figures who insist that artists should boycott the league.

9.6.18

There's a Lie at the Heart of Nike's New Kaepernick Ad

The tagline should be: "Believe in something. Even when the billionaires who control your fate take your dream away."

5.28.18

From ‘25th Hour’ to ‘BlacKkKlansman’: The Man Behind Spike Lee's Music

Troubled by racism, the NFL and police brutality, Terence Blanchard plays on.

1.16.18

We Should All Be Rooting for America's Team, the Jacksonville Jaguars

Good vs. evil. Bortles vs. Brady. There's only one team to cheer for in the AFC title game.

12.19.17

We Still Have No Idea What a Catch Is in the NFL

NFL senior vice president of officiating explaining that ruling of an incompletion in Pittsburgh was correct: "As we can see here, Roethlisberger completes a pass to James."

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12.19.17

Colin Kaepernick and Steph Curry want to Join Diddy and Buy the Panthers

Engulfed in a workplace misconduct scandal that involves sexual harrassment and racist behavior, Jerry Richardson has announced that he will sell the team.

12.3.17

Eagles RB Corey Clement's HS Counselor Bet Her BMW He Wouldn't Make the NFL

Philly's rookie running back made it, defying the long odds to turn pro. And he came to collect.

11.6.17

Navy Vet Refuses Award from Saints Because of Anthem Protests

The Saints wanted to honor a Navy veteran and he declined, and then decided to grandstand about it.

10.12.17

49ers Safety Eric Reid Calls VP Mike Pence Out for "PR Stunt"

Vice President Pence left Sunday's Colts game after the national anthem because several 49ers players kneeled during the song. As they have for every game since 2016.

9.19.17

God Is Real and Lil Wayne Has Performed the 'Friends' Theme Tune

Weezy F Baby and the F is for popular television series "Friends"!

9.15.17

Vikings Introduce New Gen Z Consultant, Which is a Thing, Apparently

As an 18-year-old, I always wanted to play with Wario, too.

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