In what can only be described as the worst kind of sensationalism, NBC’s Today Show Host, Matt Lauer conducted an interview of Dottie Sandusky, the wife of convicted child rapist, Jerry Sandusky. As most people with a brain would surmise, Mrs. Sandusky thinks her husband is innocent despite being found guilty of 47 counts of child sexual abuse.
Yesterday on ESPN’s “Outside the Lines”, All-American defensive lineman from Missouri and the Associated Press’ SEC Defensive Player of the Year Michael Sam came out of the closet, and no matter where he ends up getting drafted, the reality is that next football season, an openly gay player will be taking the field for the first time.
And the NFL has to be ready for all that comes with this.
First, some caveats. I am a life-long Washington Redskins fan. I am not a sports fan or football fan, but I am a Redskins fan. I bleed burgundy and gold. I own several Redskins jerseys, including Gus Frerotte, Doug Williams and a custom Redskins jersey with my own name on it. I have Redskins posters… Read More
Last night, most of the civilized world watched the Seattle Seahawks crush the Denver Broncos 43-8 to win the 47th Superbowl, which took place in the cultural mecca of East Rutherford, New Jersey. This is almost guaranteed to be exclusively what coworkers, polite acquaintances, and neighbors you catch the elevator with will bring up today. Be prepared.