Sports and Culture

Link – Metta World Peace Claims He Was Offered Huge Money to Throw a College Game

As Long As We Win – Aly Raisman on USA Gymnastics Culture

Link – Washington State QB Tyler Hilinski found dead in apparent suicide, police say

Link – Snapchat’s new SportsCenter show is missing something important: Actual NFL highlights – Recode

Link – FoxSports.com has reportedly lost 88% of its audience after pivoting to video

Link – Sports world takes aim at mental health stigma — through authenticity.

Red Sox Score Card 1942

Link – Lawsuit says Baylor University football players in Waco, Texas videotaped a gang rape, which was considered a ‘bonding experience’

Link – Everton’s Aaron Lennon receiving treatment for ‘stress-related illness’

Link – Police receive reports that child abuse is still happening in football

Link – Oklahoma coaches and administrators should be fired

Link – Silence in Graham James scandal deafening after soccer, gymnastics sex-abuse revelations

Link – Investigation of Baylor University said Art Briles failed to alert police of allegations

Link – OTL investigation trend sodomy hazing

Link – ‘I’m Not the Lone Wolf’ – Urban Meyer on Mental Health

Link – Colin Kaepernick of San Francisco 49ers sits during national anthem prior to preseason game

Viewing the Olympics Outside of the US

Why We Watch Sports All in One Day

Link – Strikeout – Sports and Mental Health

Link – Suspect device blown up at Old Trafford as Manchester United finale abandoned

Link – A career built on fighting takes its toll on a former enforcer

Link – AFL Star Mitch Clark Shares Shocking Instagram Picture After Sickening Trolls Mock His Mental Illness

Link – Black & Blue | The Players’ Tribune

Maybe We Take College Sports Too Seriously?

Link – The NFL seriously has to tell us ‘do not be surprised’ if they don’t fine players for Paris tributes