By Anthony McClean, Editor-In-Chief Emeritus A new NFL season gives us another opportunity to celebrate the black field generals of pro football. Every week after all the action, BASN Newsroom will give a different look at the brothas under center. With all the former and defending MVP’s, first-round picks, and other standouts in uniform, 2020 […]Read more "The NFL Field Generals Report: Week No. 1"
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 […]Read more "NFL, Celebration Bowl To Host Second Annual Careers In Football Forum"
CHICAGO — Former National Football League (NFL) players are more likely to have enlarged aortas, a condition that may put them at higher risk of aneurysms, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA). The aorta, the largest artery in the body, carries blood from the left ventricle, the heart’s […]Read more "RSNA Study Shows Enlarged Aortas in Former NFL Players"