... and the NFL handled the situation is especially disturbing considering at least 12 other players have been charged with domestic violence in the last two years, not including ex-Chief Javon Belcher, who murdered his girlfriend before committing ...View Complete Story
When the Chiefs' Javon Belcher shot and killed his girlfriend and himself in 2012, the league had ample opportunity and a platform to address domestic violence. But it did not avail itself of this opportunity. Imagine how different the narrative would ...View Complete Story
It's why Dave Duerson, Junior Seau, Andre Waters, Terry Long, and others couldn't possibly blame the sport for driving them to suicide (or in Javon Belcher's case, murder-suicide). After all, fifty million Elvis fans can't be wrong, right? Football's a ...
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We can even cite the incident with Javon Belcher of the Kansas City Chiefs, which was a year-and-a-half ago. I think what we're seeing right now though, is sort of a collision of a number of things that - the media, Ray Rice's status as a superstar in ...View Complete Story