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Spike Lee recently said it's “fishy” that Colin Kaepernick remains an NFL free agent.

UPDATED: Tuesday, June 7, 3:30 PM EST Brian Banks, a promising football star whose hopes for a professional career were dashed when he was falsely accused of rape and convicted 13 years ago, lashed out Monday at a judge in the case of Stanford swimmer Brock Turner. Turner, 20, who is White, was convicted on three […]

U.S. District Judge Richard Berman rescinded NFL Quarterback Tom Brady’s 4-game suspension handed down by Roger Goodell and the NFL for allegedly deflating footballs during the AFC Championship game last season. It only took Judge Berman a few minutes to deliberate, ruling in Brady’s favor after he was considering a one game suspension during settlement talks. […]

Racial disparities are alive and well in our country, but in some cases the gaps are more prevalent than others. Based on socio-economic factors, 24/7…

There are a total of eight nominations for TIME Magazine’s coveted Person of the Year honor and some highly evocative ones include, the Ferguson Protestors and…

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Brace yourselves NFL fans: Ray Rice, who cold-cocked his then-fiancée in a hotel elevator and dragged her on the floor like a sack of potatoes,…

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A coalition of prominent African-American women is asking for an emergency meeting with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and urging him to hire Black women to…

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Roland Martin talks to Avis Jones DeWeaver about NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s lack of diversity on the new Domestic Abuse Leadership team. “He’s really mixing apples…

Roger Goodell now admits that he’s dropped the ball on a huge issue in the NFL. The NFL commissioner held a press conference Friday, When…

There’s no question that winding up in the NFL is a career destination that many young Black men look at as preferable. Football, for so…

After NFL executives claimed no one from the organization saw the Ray Rice elevator tape, Associated Press broke a contrasting story.   An unnamed law enforcement official told AP the clip was sent to an NFL executive back in April.  The NFL has hired former FBI director Robert Mueller to conduct an “independent” investigation into how the league […]

There has been much suspicion and criticism of the NFL since TMZ leaked a second video from the domestic abuse incident that took place between former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice and Janay Palmer–his fiancee at the time–back in February.  The initial recording that went public showed Rice pulling his unconscious fiancee (currently his […]