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CHRISTOVICH | Le’Veon Bell Proves NFL Stars Need More Bargaining Power

CHRISTOVICH | Le’Veon Bell Proves NFL Stars Need More Bargaining Power

Every major sport has its yearly player saga. The National Basketball Association has shooting guard Jimmy Butler, who demanded a trade from the Minnesota Timberwolves and was recently moved to the Philadelphia 76ers. Major League Baseball has outfielder Bryce Harper, who is entering free agency and is demanding a $400[Read More…]

by November 16, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
CHRISTOVICH | Sports Figures Must Advocate for Social Change

CHRISTOVICH | Sports Figures Must Advocate for Social Change

Focusing on sports this week was difficult. Joking about the World Series and all 18 innings of a Game 3 that extended well into the middle of the night was hard. Revelling in the New Orleans Saints’ triumph in their first game against the Minnesota Vikings since last season’s heartbreaking[Read More…]

by November 2, 2018 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
AUERBACH: Bell’s Possible Suspension Raises Questions for Steelers

AUERBACH: Bell’s Possible Suspension Raises Questions for Steelers

Despite the team’s misfortune in recent years with injuries and suspensions, the Pittsburgh Steelers remain one of the most dominant offensive teams in the NFL. Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has delivered some stellar performances these past few seasons, especially considering that he was plagued by several injuries in the Steelers’ 2015-16[Read More…]

by July 22, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
MCLAUGHLIN: Image of Toughness Prevents Proper Concussion Care

MCLAUGHLIN: Image of Toughness Prevents Proper Concussion Care

In the last few years, there has been a considerable amount of research done on the seriousness of concussions in sports, particularly in football. The discovery of a disease known as chronic traumatic encephalopathy, found in many football players, has helped doctors develop a safer protocol for diagnosing and treating[Read More…]

by December 8, 2015 1 comment Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns
IPPOLITO: New Rule Changes Strategy

IPPOLITO: New Rule Changes Strategy

The life of an NFL kicker seems pretty enviable. Raking in a little over $1 million a year for swinging your leg a few times each Sunday is undoubtedly better than the vast majority of other jobs people do for a living. However, while deriding kickers and mocking their status[Read More…]

by September 25, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns

LITKE: Big Ben Playing Way into MVP Race

Nine weeks into the season, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ Ben Roethlisberger is making a strong case to be considered as a contender for the National Football League’s Most Valuable Player award after a record-setting performance in a 43-23 victory over the Baltimore Ravens. Roethlisberger, known as Big Ben due to his[Read More…]

by November 7, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports Columns