NFL Needs To Stand Up To Peer Pressure

NFL Needs To Stand Up To Peer Pressure

Unless you have been living under a rock, you are well aware of the ongoing media attention showered on unemployed NFL QB, Colin Kaepernick. No matter what your views on the subject are, and trust me, I have many, one thing remains, in this great country we have freedom of speech. Kaepernick is allowed to express his thoughts, actions, and feelings. Additionally, the NFL and the individual teams are allowed to do the same. The NFL is a business after all. Bottom line and profit margin come first.

One predominant issue is the media and social justice warriors trying to pressure teams to sign a QB that they neither need or want. …

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The Tale of Two Teams

Tale of Two Teams

Last year, Los Angeles welcomed football back to the City of Angels. From 1995-2015, Los Angeles, the second most populous city in the United States was without a football team. Heading into the 2017 season, Los Angeles is now home to two NFL teams; the Rams and the Chargers.

The Los Angeles Rams have not won a Superbowl since 1999. While the Los Angeles Chargers franchise has never won the big game. Bovada oddsmakers have the Chargers at +5000 odds to win the SuperBowl. While the Rams sit fourth from the bottom at +15000.

Even though the two teams sit in opposite divisions, there already appears to be a hometown rivalry heating up. During a joint …

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Professional Athletes as Role Models

Professional Athletes as Role Models

Athletes across the world are viewed as role models, icons, and even community leaders.  Sports has taken on a different meaning when it comes to how we live our lives.  I’m not really sure how I became so enamored with it.  I remember stumbling into my grandpa’s house one day when I was about ten and a family member of mine had brought over some basketball cards.  He started talking to me about different players and even game me some of the ones that he had doubles of.  I was instantly hooked on collecting cards.  Shortly after, I found myself obsessed with collecting cards and I couldn’t get enough.  I was excited just to get …

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