League considering working with NFLPA on marijuana study

The NFL has reached out to the NFL Players' Association in hopes of joining its study of using marijuana as a potential pain management tool for the league's ailing players, according to The Washington Post.

League considering working with NFLPA on marijuana study

(The Sports Xchange) – The NFL has reached out to the NFL Players’ Association in hopes of joining its study of using marijuana as a potential pain management tool for the league’s ailing players, according to The Washington Post. The NFL currently bans all marijuana use, but wrote a letter to the NFLPA stating it […]

Signs of brain disease in 99 percent of ex-NFL players studied: paper

The brains of 99 percent of former National Football League players studied showed signs of a disease linked to repeated hits to the head that can lead to aggression and dementia, according to research published in a medical journal on Tuesday.

Signs of brain disease in 99 percent of ex-NFL players studied: paper

By Scott Malone BOSTON (Reuters) – The brains of 99 percent of former National Football League players studied showed signs of a disease linked to repeated hits to the head that can lead to aggression and dementia, according to research published in a medical journal on Tuesday. The findings were based on the broadest review […]

NFL: China Being Considered for 100th Anniversary Season Opener

The National Football League is now targeting 2019 to play a game in China and that might be the opener of the league's 100th anniversary season, according to Sports Business Journal.

NFL: China Being Considered for 100th Anniversary Season Opener

(Reuters) – The National Football League is now targeting 2019 to play a game in China and that might be the opener of the league’s 100th anniversary season, according to Sports Business Journal. The NFL has discussed plans to stage a game in China in 2018, but the target has shifted, NFL executive vice president […]

Dallas Could Miss Out On NFL Draft Due To New Bathroom Law

Dallas Could Miss Out On NFL Draft Due To New Bathroom Law

According to USA Today, Dallas may miss out on hosting the NFL draft in 2018 because of a new bill,  similar to North Carolina’s “HB2”, which would regulate bathroom use by transgender people in public buildings. Brian McCarthy, the NFL’s VP of Communications, told The Houston Chronicle: “If a proposal that is discriminatory or inconsistent with our values […]

Shaun King’s Boycotting the NFL For Their Treatment of Kaepernick

Shaun King’s Boycotting the NFL For Their Treatment of Kaepernick

Daily News columnist Shaun King announced this week that he’s boycotting the NFL for their “blatant bigotry and anti-blackness”, as well as it’s alleged blacklisting of Colin Kaepernick. On Tuesday, King wrote [via New York Daily News]: “I won’t be watching the NFL this year. I can’t, in good conscience, support this league, with many of its […]

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