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