THE COST OF TAKING A STAND

THE COST OF TAKING A STAND By Patrick Freeman   The Mighty O’Ba Sports Report   BUFFALO, NY : The year was 1993 and most NFL players were celebrating their victory in free agency; but Freeman McNeil, who was the lead plaintiff in the lawsuit against the NFL never benefited from his sacrifice. McNeil would have been […]

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2019 BLACK NFL QUARTERBACKS

By Gary Norris Gray, Staff Reporter Russell Wilson                                           Dak Prescott OAKLAND — The National Football League will be celebrating its 100 year anniversary in the United States. The league must be feeling the heat, the […]

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JAY-Z AND THE NFL DEAL, PART I

JAY-Z AND THE NFL DEAL By Patrick Freeman, Columnist Buffalo Criterion   BUFFALO, NY  The Mighty O’Ba Sports Report: Jay Z and the NFL Deal   The Internet is abuzz because of the recent deal between Jay-Z and the NFL, which we have now learned includes an ownership stake in a franchise which has yet to […]

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PLAY TO WIN?

By Gary Norris Gray, Staff Reporter   OAKLAND — Four years ago a young man from the University of Nevada stood — Oh, excuse me — kneeled for justice, equality, and freedom at the start of each game. He took a knee for those who could not. This created a firestorm throughout the country. The league […]

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