NFL, Celebration Bowl To Host Second Annual Careers In Football Forum

ATLANTA — More than 100 students from 33 Historically Black College & Universities (HBCU) will participate in the second annual CAREERS IN FOOTBALL FORUM, as part of the Celebration Bowl in Atlanta, Georgia. “It is imperative for the future of football that there is a sustainable pipeline of qualified, well-educated candidates to fill the many positions that […]

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Nobody Here Named “TOBY!”

Nobody Here Named “TOBY!” By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor – in – Chief BASN Newsroom   PHILADELPHIA ( It has come to this: “I know this, we cannot … in the NFL in any way give the implication that we tolerate disrespecting the flag; we know that there is a serious debate in this […]

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Johnny B. GREAT

Johnny B. GREAT By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor – in – Chief   (Editor’s Note: in our ongoing NFL boycott’s seasonal effort, we at BASN Newsroom will make the argument for players worthy of gaining entrance into Canton, Ohio and The Pro Football Hall of Fame… The parameters are about presenting those ‘lost […]

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By Gary Norris Gray, Staff Reporter NOTE: This article was written before the start of the 2015 NFL season. OAKLAND — With the recent episodes at Foxboro (Deflategate), Glendale (Super Bowl), and New York City (League Offices) we all need to start thinking about a national protest against the National Football League for their incompetence. This […]

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BY GARY NORRIS GRAY, STAFF REPORTER Hip Hop artist Cardi B makes it clear.” Colin Kaepernick, as long as you kneel with us, we’re gonna stand for you.”  The movement has grown and has taken a life of its own. OAKLAND, CA.- Colin Kaepernick is becoming a bigger thorn for the National Football League with […]

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Lookie, Lookie…WHERE is Cookie?

Lookie, Lookie…WHERE is Cookie? By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor -in-Chief BASN Newsroom   (Editor’s Note: As part of our BASN Newsroom NFL Boycott Survival Kit, myself and Editor-in-Chief Emeritus Anthony McClean will provide smoke-filled room analysis for players we feel should be in the Pro Football Hall Of Fame. Because the book “FOUR QUARTERS […]

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