College Football Players – Employees or Students?

I’ve been chewing on this news all day. On Wednesday, March 26, 2014, the National Labor Relations Board in Chicago approved the request of the Northwestern University football and basketball players, led by former quarterback Kain Colter, to be considered employees of the University and be given the right to Unionize. Wow. http://www.cnn.com/2014/03/26/us/northwestern-football-union/index.html http://espn.go.com/espnradio/?topId=10682010 According…

Prayers for Will McKamey

Injury, of any kind in any sport, is hard to see. Concussions, specifically, have been a greater focus in recent years, for important reasons. This news is an example of why. It breaks my heart. Navy Freshman running back Will McKamey is in a coma after a hit in practice on Saturday morning. Please send…

Free Agency – The Jets’ choices

The Jets have signed Michael Vick and Eric Decker to boost their offense. Really? What is their strategy? They signed an old QB whose best asset was once his feet, I presume to back up last year’s mediocre rookie Geno Smith, and a wide receiver was phenomenal last year…playing with Peyton Manning. Personally, I would…

Introduction

I watch football. I talk about football. I play fantasy football. I throw the football. I taught my niece & nephew to catch the football, and, oh yeah, I’m a woman. I listen to a lot of sports radio. A LOT. Entertaining? Yes. Interesting? Mostly. Male centric. Definitely. As much as I love to engage…