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An Unfolding Tragedy
As football injuries mount, lawsuits increase and insurance rates soar. The game is headed toward a crisis, one that is epitomized by the helmet, which is both a barbarous weapon and inadequate protection
The Writing is on the Wall
The rash of phony transcripts and academic cheating spells out the fact that athletics are now an abomination to the ideals of higher education. Victims: the student-athletes. Culprits: the system and those who run it
Sweat Shopping Though rife with NCAA violations, college-run football camps have become bull markets for recruiters
to football camp. Doritos and sticky buns were the choice snack, Gatorade filled the cooler, and Glenville coach Ted Ginn drove the van, which he rented for ...
The Loneliest Losers
Fifteen years ago SMU's powerhouse football program was obliterated by a pay-for-play scandal and the NCAA's first "death penalty." Since then 20 other college programs--including Alabama football this year--have qualified for the ultimate sanction, but all have been spared. Why hasn't the NCAA dropped the death bomb again? Much of the answer lies in the athletic rubble at SMU.
DEEP IN HOT WATER IN STILLWATER
Already on NCAA probation for football recruiting violations, Oklahoma State now must answer accusations that many Cowboy players have ...
'I Do Love the Football'
Bear Bryant says that unequivocally after 43 years of coaching and 314 wins, tying Stagg's record, which he can break against Auburn
What are they doing with the sacred game of pro football?
By nine o'clock on Saturday night the London Chop House in Detroit already had enough people in it to start another suburb, and dozens more were waiting at ...
THE MAN WHO CHANGED FOOTBALL
When the NCAA Rules Committee voted a return to two-platoon football last month, one of the least surprised men in the country—and one of the most ...