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Hickey to be Placed Under House Arrest in Rio

A judge in Rio de Janeiro has recommended that Patrick Hickey be released from prison and placed under house arrest. According to Irish broadcaster RTE, judge...

Russian Weightlifting Federation President Resigns After Entire Team Banned From Rio 2016

Sergey Syrtsov has resigned as President of the Russian Weightlifting Federation (RWF) after the nation’s team were banned from the Olympic Games in Rio...

Universities Weighing Impact of Football on Finances

When The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) announced June 1 that there would be gridiron games this fall, many around the country were...

Chargers Lineman Urges NFL Players to have Unified Protest Plan

Posting a 900-word letter on The Players’ Tribune, Russell Okung, a Los Angeles Chargers lineman, is urging the National Football League’s 1,700 players to...

Russia Could Lose Nine Beijing 2008 Olympic Medals After Retests of Doping Samples

Russia could lose nine medals won at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games after 14 athletes from the country reportedly tested positive following the re-analysis...

Rome Mayor Says Paying for Olympics “Immoral”

It is hard to tell if reality has set in for Brazil or just one politician has jumped to a conclusion. Rio de Janeiro's...

Disgraced London and Chicago Marathon Champion has Drugs Ban Lifted Early and is Free...

Russia's Liliya Shobukhova, officially stripped of her three Chicago and two London Marathon titles earlier this month, is free to compete again after the World...

Does Gender Matter When Coaching in the NFL?

It is believed that Dr. Jen Welter is the first female who will coach in the National Football League (NFL). She was hired by...

Bach Says IOC Condemns Terrorists Attacks in Spain

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has said that the organisation “condemns” yesterday’s terrorist attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils. A van drove into a...

Recommendation: Reduce Contact in Football Practices

The Division I Football Oversight Committee on Wednesday endorsed a proposed guideline to reduce the recommended number of live-contact practices that teams conduct each...

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