“Players don’t want to be reminded about their concussions. They don’t want to be known as the guy who went down with one. They downplay it. Then it happens to me and I start wondering how these guys go back to being hit, taking all that punishment, a week or two later.”
Fox Sports sideline reporter Pam Oliver, who got hit in the head with a thrown football during a pre-season NFL game last month, was diagnosed with a concussion.
(via The New York Daily News)
PRO TIP: If you’re a professional football player and you’re gonna (allegedly) shoot and kill someone, don’t do this kind of selfie first, you asswipe. (Photo of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez posing with a gun because that’s what gun nuts do via TMZ / The New York Post)
Setting up for the NFL Draft at Radio City tonight and it’s ruining my morning commute.
Fellow Tumblrers in the non-profit / legal world — how is this possible?
EVERMORE Ravens defensive back Chykie Brown celebrates after Baltimore defeated the San Francisco 49ers, 34-31, during Super Bowl XLVIIVXXXMMMCCCCDDIIIXVXXXXVIIII. (Photo: Charlie Riedel / AP via The Telegraph)
The NFL chose the absolute worst time to enforce its blackout rules.
A JOKE I SHOULD’VE MADE 45 MINUTES AGO.
Looks like the Saints got their revenge on Roger Goodell.