It seems we’ve jumped into the pool of relativism since we got wind of Josh Gordon’s season-long suspension for marijuana use. You have the indignant faction that can’t believe someone who smokes weed gets a year while Ray Rice skates with a two-game suspension
For the past few weeks there have been many opinions on Ray Rice and his suspension. I have held off on mine for a couple of reasons – each relating to having all the information […]
No matter what Ray Rice said yesterday, it can’t change what he did or the near-universal perception that aristocrats get more chances than we do. But Rice made one refreshing statement: His wife could do no wrong.
Outspoken TV and radio host Stephen A. Smith won’t be on ESPN’s air for one week following controversial comments he made last week, the company announced on Tuesday. “ESPN announced today that Stephen A. Smith will […]
Ravens Fans Give Ray Rice Standing O Upon Return To Camp, Ravens Team Web Site Makes It Front Page News
Somebody break the Ravens PR machine. Please. It was bad enough when they live-tweeted running back Ray Rice’s “press conference,” at which they didn’t allow questions. Bad enough when they allowed Janay Palmer, Rice’s then-fiancee, now-wife, […]
That didn’t take long. We spent about 24 hours discussing the ridiculously lenient punishment that The Commish, Roger Goodell, handed down to Ray Rice for ostensibly knocking out Janay Palmer and then dragging her off […]
Gregg Rosenthal joined Matt Hammond and Matt Murphy filling in on The B-Straw & Pauly G Show. He said that the Texans are doing their best to keep details under wrap with the Andre Johnson situation. Rosenthal thinks Johnson is probably upset about several things that we don’t really know about at this point. He thinks due to his high salary, Johnson will not be a Texan after this season. He also weighed in on the Ray Rice suspension and the looming punishment for Jim Irsay.
LZ Granderson, ESPN magazine, joined Matt Hammond and Matt Murphy filling in for The B-Straw & Pauly G Show. Granderson came on to discuss the most recent developments with the Houston Rockets. He claims the Rockets are worse off than they were a year ago because he feels Ariza is a step down from Parsons. He discussed James Harden’s recent comments about his teammates being role players. Granderson also weighed in on Ray Rice’s suspension saying that domestic violence has always been treated more lightly than other offenses.
Even by the pro athlete’s subterranean standards, the Ray Rice video was shocking. He made no effort to heal or cradle or care for his unconscious fiancee.
Mike Florio of Profootballtalk.com joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and they talked about Johnny Manziel at the NFL Combine and his official measurements along with comparisons to Russell Wilson, Ray Rice, the Dolphins situation and JaDaveon Clowney.