10 Leading Sports Influencers

In sports, the ones getting paid for endorsing products are usually the athletes, not always the ones at the top of their particular playing field though. Endorsements are not just about being good at what you do, but also being a good long-term match with a product or lots of products. Unless a … [Read more...]

Jay Cutler Retires to Join Fox

Jay Cutler Retires to Join Fox

Quarterback Jay Cutler’s tumultuous time with the Chicago Bears is at an end. While Cutler showed signs of brilliance from time to time, critics blasted his “inconsistency” and failure to really get and keep the Bears in the playoff hunt year after year. Others come to Cutler’s defense, saying the … [Read more...]

Goodell Makes Public Statement on Pot

Goodell Makes Public Statement on Pot

Even as public opinion on marijuana use continues to shift, there are places where the drug is still completely shunned. Pro sports is one of those places. And the NFL is no exception. Speaking publicly on the topic recently, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said marijuana has an “addictive nature” … [Read more...]

USA Women’s Soccer Gets a Big Win

USA Women’s Soccer Gets a Big Win

Not long ago one of the biggest headlines in sports was the potential of a walkout from the USA Women’s soccer squad over salary and benefits disputes. After a strong PR campaign, it appears that the women won their fight and now their supporters are celebrating … for the most part. The ladies are … [Read more...]

Will the NFL dump Thursday football?

How Will Free Agency Reshape the NFL?

All season people have been lamenting the poor ratings generated by the National Football League live broadcasts. The excuses for this downturn have been legion. From Brady’s DeflateGate to growing frustration with Roger Goodell and other league officials to rules changes to poor showings on the … [Read more...]