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Ray Rice’s Two Game Suspension, Are Black Women Not Valuable To The NFL?

Ray Rice’s Two Game Suspension, Are Black Women Not Valuable To The NFL?

Today On the Tom Joyner Morning Show: Roland Martin talks to Ulester Douglas, Interim Director of Men Stopping Violence about the light suspension of Baltimore Ravens player, Ray Rice. The NFL caught heat after they gave Rice a two day game suspension as a result of the domestic violence charge against his then finance-now wife. Listen to the Tom Joyner […]

Ravens’ Ray Rice Suspended Two Games By NFL

Ravens’ Ray Rice Suspended Two Games By NFL

Source: Gary Mihoces and Tom Pelissero / USA Today The NFL is suspending Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice two games under the personal conduct policy for an altercation that left his then-fiancee (now wife) unconscious in an Atlantic City casino elevator in February. Rice will miss games against two AFC North rivals, the Cincinnati […]

Erin Andrews Replaces Pam Oliver On Fox’s No. 1 NFL Team

Erin Andrews Replaces Pam Oliver On Fox’s No. 1 NFL Team

Source: Richard Deitsch / Sports Illustrated Pam Oliver is no longer Fox’s top NFL sideline reporter. And after this coming football season, she will no longer be a sideline reporter at all. Oliver confirmed the news to Sports Illustrated on Sunday night that she will move to the network’s No. 2 team for her 20th NFL […]

Redskins Trademarks Canceled By U.S. Patent Office

Redskins Trademarks Canceled By U.S. Patent Office

Source: Erik Brady / USA Today Unprecedented pressure on the Washington NFL team to change its name reached a crescendo today when the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board canceled six federal trademark registrations owned by the team, ruling that the term “Redskins” was disparaging to “a substantial composite” of American Indians when the marks were granted between […]

Sources: Kaepernick Gets $110M-Plus Deal

Sources: Kaepernick Gets $110M-Plus Deal

Source: ESPN Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers struck a deal Wednesday on a six-year contract extension, which sources told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter is worth more than $110 million — including a record $61 million guaranteed. The deal ties Kaepernick to the 49ers through the 2020 season and puts him among the 10 highest-paid quarterbacks […]

Colts’ Robert Mathis Suspended Four Games For PEDs

Colts’ Robert Mathis Suspended Four Games For PEDs

Source: Gregg Rosenthal / NLF.com The Indianapolis Colts defense has taken a big hit with training camp still months away. The NFL and the Colts announced Friday that outside linebacker Robert Mathis was suspended four games for violating the league’s performance-enhancing drug policy. Mathis released a statement through NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport in which Mathis said the failed test came from […]

Ex-N.F.L. Star Who Spoke Out For Women Is Accused Of Being A Serial Rapist

Ex-N.F.L. Star Who Spoke Out For Women Is Accused Of Being A Serial Rapist

Source: Juliet Macur / The New York Times Darren Sharper, a former N.F.L. standout who won a Super Bowl with the New Orleans Saints, posed with his teenage daughter, his deep dimples framing his wide, bright white smile, her head leaning on his shoulder. The photograph was in the 2010 book “NFL Dads Dedicated to Daughters,” compiled to promote “thoughtful discussion […]

ESPN’s Jason Whitlock Explains Why Michael Sam’s Reality Show Is Bad For His Career

ESPN’s Jason Whitlock Explains Why Michael Sam’s Reality Show Is Bad For His Career

Today On the Tom Joyner Morning Show: Roland Martin talks to ESPN’s Jason Whitlock about newly drafted NFLer Michael Sam’s new docu-series on the Oprah Winfrey Network. “I think that his priorities are clearly wrong. He comes from a difficult background and family situations and he’s being manipulated by his handlers,” Whitlock said. RELATED:  Jason Whitlock: Sam Could Gain More […]

Concha: Michael Sam’s Reality Show Could Help End NFL Career Before It Starts

Concha: Michael Sam’s Reality Show Could Help End NFL Career Before It Starts

by Joe Concha Mediaite Columnist Michael Sam is an historic figure. In being the first openly gay player drafted by the NFL, Mr. Sam has endured the most scrutiny and discussion of any 7th-round pick, perhaps any pick, in the history of the game. Before being drafted, in interviews and even a Visa commercial, the […]

The Right Message: Sam Could Gain More For LGBT Community By Just Focusing On Making The Roster

The Right Message: Sam Could Gain More For LGBT Community By Just Focusing On Making The Roster

by Jason Whitlock ESPN Columnist I say this as a supporter of Michael Sam, I say it as a reformed homophobe, I say it as someone who believes the equality of black and brown people is connected to the equality and freedom granted to gays and lesbians: Michael Sam’s decision to do a “documentary series” — […]

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