The Blitz – Weekend – 1/14/17

Painkiller Purgatory in the Sports Leagues

The damage to the brains of players from concussion risk is now becoming well-known. What is less known but also alarming is the abuse of prescription painkillers in the NFL and NHL.

I’m going to be working on an update to this over the weekend…but ICYMI

More Health & Safety Concerns (including disability benefits or lack thereof):

League of Denial:


Relocation Racket:

NFL Sidelines:

Domestic Violence in Sports:

Crime Blotter:

The Scoop on Sports Betting:

This & That:

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