Tony Romo’s Contract Is Not As Bad As You Think

Tony Romo’s Contract Is Not As Bad As You Think

With the recent Tony Romo contract, the debate has hit a new feverish pitch about just what Romo is worth as a quarterback.  For Cowboys fans, the reactions are mixed.  It’s quite literally a 50/50 split on those who love Tony Romo and those who hate him. Before I get into where Romo ranks among […]

That Narrative Doesn’t Work: How Sports Media Outlets Inaccurately Portray Athletes

That Narrative Doesn’t Work: How Sports Media Outlets Inaccurately Portray Athletes

“Famous people are just more interesting.” So says Penny Lane, a fictional character in the 2000 film Almost Famous directed by Cameron Crowe.  Penny’s response comes when her friend and aspiring rock journalist William Miller asks if she has any “normal” friends.  The line is said in a tongue-in-cheek manner, but the truth is that […]