This is seriously frustrating and unacceptable.
A great piece on American Football in the UK that provides an interesting view on how humans pick “sides” when there is less of a tie to a particular team (or locale).
I really wish this would have worked out. While I’m not a fan of the WWE, the XFL had a lot of potential, assuming they stayed true to it as a sport and avoided the scripted spectacle that is pro wrestling.
Since 1976 the final NFL draft pick has been dubbed “Mr. Irrelevant”, these three guys took it as inspiration.
The Jonathan Martin-Richie Incognito situation, coupled with Michael Sam’s announcement, has put the NFL locker room culture under a spotlight. An Eagle takes us inside his workplace to better understand it