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Does the media focus too much on yesterday’s NFL?


What role does the media have in shaping the way Americans view sports? Who decides what stories run on the front page, and which ones get left on the cutting room floor? When I was a student, enrolled in a master’s program at Boston University, I was studying Criminal Justice, not journalism.  I wanted to understand violent behavior and work More...

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By Gregg Snyder On Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

Giants’ Safety Antrel Rolle Excited For Battle With Nick Foles and Philadelphia Eagles

Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports The New York Giants will head down the New Jersey Turnpike to take on the Philadelphia Eagles in primetime on Sunday. When the two NFC East rivals hit the field, it’s always a More...

By Michelle SportsX On Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

Today’s Opinion Poll: Should a mere allegation be enough to suspend an NFL player?

  Adrian PetersonPhoto Credit: At the moment Adrian Peterson, the suspended NFL player whom, if it not for being arrested on allegations of child abuse, would be somewhere other than a court More...

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By Travis Mangone On Tuesday, October 7th, 2014

With Peyton Manning Waiting, Jets’ Struggles Continue

(Getty Images) Ask and you shall receive, New York Jets fans saw Michael Vick in the second half on Sunday after Geno Smith put up abysmal numbers.  The Jets were trailing 21-0 to the San Diego Chargers at halftime More...

By Michelle SportsX On Saturday, October 4th, 2014

The NFL Concussion Lawsuit: Part Two [ the part that nobody ever considered ]

What if I told you that I had solved how to settle the concussion lawsuit brought by former NFL players months ago, years ago even. What if I told you that I have met with former NFL players a year ago and shared More...

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By Sean Saint Jacques On Friday, October 3rd, 2014

New York Giants Entering Critical Part of Schedule

Jason O. Watson/US Presswire New York Giants fans must be confident with their football team after the win over Washington just eight days ago on Thursday night. However, the schedule that lies ahead for the Giants More...

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By Michelle SportsX On Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

Dallas Cowboys player C. J. Spillman is “INVOLVED in the INVESTIGATION,” doesn’t mean he’s guilty

  (AP Photo) Seems some in the media are ready to brand Dallas Cowboys, special teams player a rapist, even though  it doesn’t appear he’s been arrested.  Even if he were arrested, still doesn’t More...

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By Thomas Duffy On Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

Is It Time for the NY Jets to Roll With Michael Vick?

Michael Karas/ After another disappointing loss, New York Jets fans are calling for backup quarterback Michael Vick to take over for the struggling youngster Geno Smith. At this stage of their respective More...

Many Jets fans are calling for Michael Vick to be the starting quarterback. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)
By Travis Mangone On Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

Jets Fans: We Want Vick!

Many Jets fans are calling for Michael Vick to be the starting quarterback. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images) More issues plagued the New York Jets on the field Sunday but it was off the field issues that More...

By Michelle SportsX On Thursday, September 25th, 2014

Offensive Pass: President Clinton Chimes In on NFL Domestic Violence Issue

  Knew it was only a matter of time before the media asked former President Clinton to chime in and share his views on the issues plaguing the NFL.  It happened tonight when members of the media invited Bill More...