Tag Archives: Marked! Thanks – SE

Is the NFL’s security policy sufficient?

The National Football League (NFL) took a hit today, but this time it was not on the field but rather in the parking lot. An unidentified man was killed today in the parking lot of Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Mike Tomlin Possible Suspension

The NFL is currently reviewing Thursday night’s game between the Baltimore Ravens and the Pittsburgh Steelers. During a kick return by Baltimore’s Jacoby Jones, the Steelers head coach, Mike Tomlin, stepped on to the field seemingly to purposely distract Jones … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

MLB Protective Headgear for Pitchers

Major League Baseball (MLB) is currently dealing with the issue of pitchers being struck in the head from a baseball. This issue is a hot topic surrounding the MLB in which people are looking for a solution. The solution people … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

Shedding the notion of Ableism

In the required reading “Hoops and Wheels” by Ronald J. Berger, Berger outlines a different form of discrimination: ableism. Ableism is described by the author as able bodied athletes being perceived by people as superior while disabled athletes are viewed … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

NHL Concussion Lawsuits

Recently, the NFL reached a settlement of $765 million to compensate more than 4500 former athletes suffering from dementia and other brain disorders they blame on the violent collisions that pro football celebrates in its highlight reels. In light of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | 1 Comment

MLB Posting System

As of 2013, the agreement between Major league Baseball (MLB) and Nippon Professional Baseball League (NPB) known as at the posting system, has expired and they are currently negotiating a new agreement. In the previous agreement Japanese players first had … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Leave a comment

New Technology Solving Controversial Goals in Hockey?

New Technology Solving Controversial Goals in Hockey? Leagues and organizations are constantly looking for ways to innovate and better themselves and the National Hockey League is no different. The NHL is continually trying to “get it right” with respect to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | 2 Comments