Derek Helling

Derek Helling is a journalist out of Kansas City, Mo., who covers the intersections of entertainment and sports with business, law, media and technology.

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Alston Appeal Is Perfect Representation of Style Over Substance

Mark Emmert's NCAA Kool-Aid

Permanent link to this article: https://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2019/11/15/alston-appeal-is-perfect-representation-of-style-over-substance/

NFL Repeats Old Talking Points in Response To Dent’s Third Complaint

gladiator goodell

Permanent link to this article: https://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2019/11/11/nfl-repeats-old-talking-points-in-response-to-dents-third-complaint/

Our Open Letter to Senator Cory Booker re: Athlete Rights

Open Letter to Senator Cory Booker

Permanent link to this article: https://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2019/10/29/our-open-letter-to-senator-cory-booker-re-athlete-rights/

Whistleblower Swim Coach Details Abuse, Retaliation in New Lawsuit

whistleblower swimming abuse

Permanent link to this article: https://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2019/10/28/whistleblower-swim-coach-details-abuse-retaliation-in-new-lawsuit/

Ryan Claridge’s Story Highlights Fragility of Careers in Professional Sports

Ryan Claridge

Permanent link to this article: https://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2019/10/19/ryan-claridges-story-highlights-fragility-of-careers-in-professional-sports/

Melissa Martin’s Lawsuit Highlights Neglect Larger Than Cal

Melissa Martin

Permanent link to this article: https://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2019/10/12/melissa-martins-lawsuit-highlights-neglect-larger-than-cal/

Little Has Changed at USOC following Hirshland’s Appointment

Permanent link to this article: https://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2019/10/05/little-has-changed-at-usoc-following-hirshlands-appointment/

“It was a feeling of you were being cast aside, being thrown out.”

Garrett and Mike Webster

When CTE Steals Your Dad: Garrett Remembers Mike Webster

Permanent link to this article: https://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2019/09/27/it-was-a-feeling-of-you-were-being-cast-aside-being-thrown-out/

Chris Hudson Faces an Uphill Fight for His Disability Benefits

When it comes to sexual abuse in Olympic sports, enough is enough.

Permanent link to this article: https://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2019/09/20/when-it-comes-to-olympic-sports-sexual-abuse-enough-is-enough/

Opinion: How American Football Fuels White Supremacy

Permanent link to this article: https://advocacyforfairnessinsports.org/2019/09/13/opinion-how-american-football-fuels-white-supremacy/

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