Tim Raines Hall of Fame Profile

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Tim Raines had the talent to be a Hall of Fame candidate. His numbers and longevity are major considerations in his last two years of eligibility. READ MORE


Dusty Baker Should Be Fired

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Just like Al Campanis in 1987, Dusty Baker should be fired for his ignorant and racist comments in 2015. READ MORE




The Defensive Pass Interference of Football

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The scourge of the NFL, college, and high school football is defensive pass interference (DPI). Nobody knows what it is anymore. Nobody cares. But everybody knows that, at some point during a football game, a real crappy DPI call is going to be made. READ MORE





Athletes and Mental Illness: A Closer Look at a Complicated Issue

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In early March of 1998 Chicago Bears defensive lineman Alonzo Spellman was embroiled in a series of bizarre incidents. It all started when he was about to take an NFL mandated steroid test in the office of his publicist. Something went awry and Spellman began to act belligerently. He kicked a chair and threw a […] READ MORE