Over the past two weeks, sports fans everywhere have been submitting questions about the NFL's concussion cover-up. And now those questions are headed to the NFL's senior vice president for health and safety policy, Jeff Miller. Continue reading
The NFL is making campaign contributions to the concussion investigators in Congress. Here's our response.
The good news: A committee of members of Congress is currently investigating concussions, including the long-term impact of head injuries sustained while playing football. The not-so-good news: The NFL's Gridiron PAC has contributed $310,000 to the campaigns of 43 of the 54 committee members, raising serious questions about their ability to be objective in their investigation. Continue reading
We already knew the proposed Texas Rangers stadium deal stunk. But the more we learn, the stinkier it gets. Continue reading
The NHL heads into its offseason on the heels of a thrilling playoff run that saw its brightest star, Sidney Crosby, add even more hardware to his trophy case as the Penguins put together a dominant run that ended a recent string of disappointing finishes. While the players recuperate and prep for the World Cup of Hockey, let's look at some of the key issues the league must address this offseason. If you think we missed anything, or just want to speak your mind about the ones we called out, head over to the Sports Fan Coalition Facebook page to weigh in. Continue reading
On Sunday, an extraordinary basketball season climaxed with the Game 7 matchup between basketball's top two stars. In the end, Lebron James dropped a triple-double as the Cavaliers edged Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors, earning the playoff MVP award and bringing a championship to Cleveland after the city endured more than half a century of pro sports futility. Now that we've caught our breath, let's look at two key issues facing the NBA that fans should be paying attention to this summer. Continue reading
A couple weeks ago, we put the owners of our favorite teams on watch. For too long, they've gotten away with anti-fan behavior — making profits more important than the fan experience, in ways big and small. Continue reading
Here we go again. The Texas Rangers have decided that their stadium, Global Life Park, is obsolete and needs to be replaced. Continue reading