The NFL’s Kaepernick settlement should just be the start of making amends | Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Hopefully the league can now support the values of the US constitution rather than pandering to those who mistake parochialism for patriotism
In one of my favorite sports movies, Vision Quest, the varsity wrestling coach tells his students they can challenge the best wrestler in any weight class if they want to take his place.
“Fairest thing in the world,” he smugly tells them. As soon as one kid raises his hand to make that challenge, the coach quickly dismisses the team, pulls him aside, and says: “You’re out of your mind!”