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Talk about stupid criminals. Three University of Illinois football players face up to 30 years in prison for armed robbery and home invasion in a campus dorm where they “fumbled” the entire crime and turned the episode into a joke. Darta Lee, 18, and Howard Watkins, 18, were freshman offensive lineman who were easily caught along with 19-year-old Tarrian…

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For months, several White football players at Dietrich High School in Dietrich, Idaho used racial slurs to intimidate a Black teammate. The racial intimidation eventually led to a brutal rape. According to charges filed by Idaho’s Attorney General’s office, the sexual attack occurred during the school’s football season in 2015. While in the locker room after…

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A football coach in Frisco, Texas, allegedly made threats of racial violence against Black student-athletes. According to reports by the Dallas Morning News, the incidents occurred at Centennial High School. Several Black and Latino students came forward to reveal how assistant coach Todd Campbell mistreated the minority players on the team. While attempting to speak…

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Football players at the University of Missouri are taking a stand against racial injustice on the campus. The players are demanding the resignation of the school’s president, Tim Wolfe, over the systematic racism that they say exists at the university and Wolfe’s failure to address the issue.  The students number about 30 and have stated they…

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It can be arguably said that racial profiling and stereotypes led to the downfall of six football players at the University of South Dakota. The players had concocted a complex scheme to defraud the IRS of $1.1 million in fraudulent tax refunds. Before the group was stopped, it had succeeded in netting thousands in refunds.…

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Congratulations are in order to Ohio State for conquering the mighty Alabama State football team. This past weekend, the Buckeyes celebrated with the Sugar Bowl trophy after defeating Alabama 42-35 at the Superdome in New Orleans. Many didn’t think that they’d see this outcome, which definitely stirs things up for seasons to come. Take a look at…

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The game of football has come a long way from the old days where guys ran up and down the field with comical looking leather helmets and practically zero padding. (That was before football teams had multimillion dollar budgets and billion dollar valuations). The game has truly become an industry now, and as with any…

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Once again the University of Georgia is faced with a scandal involving players and criminal activity. This time the crime is check fraud. Four UGA players were arrested for misdemeanor theft by deception for repeatedly cashing their stipend check. Tray Matthews, James DeLoach and Jonathan Taylor were depositing checks they received from the UGA Athletic Association…

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Four football players have been charged with aggravated rape. The five-count indictment comes as a result of the Vanderbilt University students reportedly raping an unconscious 21-year-old student in her Gillette House dorm room on June 23. And, pictures were taken. Three of them were black: Brandon Banks, 19, of Brandywine, Md. who played defensive back;…

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In the past week four players for the Ohio State University football program have been disciplined by coach Urban Meyer, all four involved in separate legal problems. “I have a clear set of core values in place that members of this football program are constantly reminded of and are expected to honor,” Meyer said in…

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