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The NFL Has Not Had An Easy Time With Race Relations

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The league has a Brian Flores problem at the moment. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xVczW5BqeX0 February is Black History Month and the National Football League has had a very complicated...

It’s Almost Rebranding Time For Daniel Snyder

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There could be a new brand name in the NFL on Wednesday. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IOZWEJp8moY It is almost here, February 2nd, the rebranding day for Daniel Snyder’s National...

Discrimination In Sports Was Common When MLK Became A Civil Right...

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Quotas existed and some teams didn't bother signing black athletes. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nNu7AYbn1BY The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day celebrations are taking place at various venues...

Is The End At Hand For The Washington Football Team Brand...

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The renaming could happen in February. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PC6mQjUNzEE The last day of the 2021-22 National Football League regular season could feature the final game in the history...

Stewart Udall Changed The NFL’s Washington’s Team Segregation Policy

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A new stadium was the catalyst. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-H1i3ZiDXHo February is BlackHistory Month and in 1962, there was a very significant change in NFL culturethat should be noted....

MLK Day And A Look Back 

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Leagues and colleges did not want Negro athletes, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_GeU4QN6Vgg The national celebration of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is today. King became involved...

Some Overdue Changes In Washington and Landover, Maryland

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Marshall ran afoul of JFK. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sFO2qGdcBAI Some sports wrongs were righted in Washington, DC and Landover,Maryland. Events DC removed a statue of one-time Washington NFL owner...

The Kennedy White House Forced The NFL To Totally Integrate

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One of JFK's major civil rights victories. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rN5Ez2F_X_k February is Black History Month and in 1962, there was a very significant change in...

The Civil Rights Movement And Sports During Martin Luther King’s Activist...

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A look back at the 1950s and 1960s.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tQfw8QodyRQ The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was born 91 years old today. He became very...

D.C. Stadium And The Civil Rights Movement

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The bully pulpit worked. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XJEOdJkFVgM Washington’s D. C. Stadium will be gone within two years but it should have been designated as a historical site defining...