Even by the pro athlete’s subterranean standards, the Ray Rice video was shocking. He made no effort to heal or cradle or care for his unconscious fiancee.
Forever high on hubris, the sport is pondering extra games, playoff teams, and new franchises, perhaps in London or Los Angeles. And it feels like all are in the name of profit, not principle.
Denver Broncos coach John Fox gathered his players at midfield last month just before they dispersed for summer vacation and gave them his usual admonition about staying out of trouble.
More trouble for the Denver Broncos as the team acknowledges what it calls a “disturbing pattern” after two top executives face drunk driving charges.
A second Denver Broncos executive is facing drunken driving charges.
State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is urging the NFL to closely examine whether potential draft picks were asked about their sexual orientation, which he says would be illegal in New York.
Assuming all goes as planned and the lockout ends this week, which quarterback will win the starting spot on Week 1 of the NFL regular season for the Denver Broncos? Tim Tebow or Kyle Orton?