Tiki Barber, formerly a star running back for the New York Giants, has worn many different hats since retiring from the NFL in 2007. But Barber’s latest venture is a little more controversial.
NFL running back Mike James calls it his medicine for pain management, but league officials call it a banned substance.
Former Ravens tackle talks to Rolling Stone about the role marijuana has played in managing the pain he’s still dealing with from his career in the NFL.
A former New York Jet is kicking up a cloud of controversy with a plan to market marijuana-derived products at Pop Warner youth football games.
The ethical gymnastics demanded of NFL fans have grown more challenging over the past decade as the scientific evidence linking football with brain injuries mounts.
As a Philadelphia Eagles fan, I by definition cannot agree with anything that the Dallas Cowboys do, unless they choose to send all of their top players to the Eagles. However, at the recent National Football League (NFL) owners-only meeting in Arizona, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones may have offered an interesting suggestion: stop banning marijuanaRead More
” I don’t think there’s any question that pot is better for your body than Vicodin…And yet, athletes everywhere are prescribed Vicodin like it’s Vitamin C .” Golden State Warriors Coach Steve Kerr
Eugene Monroe, Derrick Morgan, Jake Plummer and other retired NFL players teamed with Doctors for Cannabis Regulation and penned an open letter to league officials and doctors urging reform to the substance-abuse policy.
The NFL has never demonstrated an honest-to-goodness concern about the safety and well-being of its laborers.