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Posted at 04:27 PM ET, 07/25/2011

Filing for NFL divorce

The product is awful, their practices towards their fans are abhorrent, and the whole enterprise seems to exist mainly to suck as much money out of people as practicable. I find all of those things loathsome. And that’s why I’m through with the NFL.

By Ryan Cooper  |  04:27 PM ET, 07/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:38 PM ET, 05/03/2011

The NFL lockout and unionism

If the players, absent a union, engage in acts of collusion, they may risk running afoul of the very antitrust law that to which they are appealing, quite properly, to rein in the owners.

By Stephen L. Carter  |  03:38 PM ET, 05/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:09 PM ET, 03/23/2011

The NFL believes in change

The NFL and the Players Association did not come to an agreement after sixteen days of mediations, but even without football, the game is still changing.

By Evan Bliss  |  01:09 PM ET, 03/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 03/18/2011

Franchise ownership 101

Owners of professional sports teams are in dire need of an image enhancement and need to take a serious look at how they operate their business and treat their fans.

By Lee Friedman  |  11:30 AM ET, 03/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, NBA, Redskins, Lee Friedman