February 10, 2016

Can Cam Newton Rally His Image?

NFL Most Valuable Player Cam Newton has been appropriately skewered for his horrific display during his post-Super Bowl 50 news conference. We all get that he […]
January 21, 2016

Lombardi Lives? His Legacy Does

I’ve written about legendary Green Bay Packers’ coach Vince Lombardi  in the past.  He coached the Packers to seven championships back in the ‘60s – an […]
December 12, 2014

NFL sends email regarding conduct policy

I’m not sure how I got on the distribution list, but I got an email from the NFL commissioner, detailing the conversations that led to the […]
May 9, 2014

Brand Kevin Durant vs. Brand Johnny Football

This week, two very different athletes marketed two very different brands on two very big stages. Kevin Durant, the quiet superstar of the Oklahoma City Thunder, […]
September 20, 2013

Chink in the Shield’s Armor

The National Football League has historically done a tremendous job of uniformly ensuring that its brand is polished across the board, termed by NFL commissioner Roger […]
April 22, 2013

#MediaMonday – Pat Summerall: One of the All-Time Best

Today’s #Media Monday is a little different.  One of broadcasting’s most recognizable voices went silent last week when Pat Summerall died at the age of 82. […]
December 6, 2012

Iced Out

When the National Hockey League resumes play, it will have an icy slope to climb. Since the owners locked out the players back in mid-September, it’s […]