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Boxing Results Roundup: Broner, Thurman Win on HBO; Cano, Chaves, Burgos Take Weekend Victories

Adrien Broner won big in last night's HBO main event, but the victory came tainted. Bad Left Hook has more on that and the rest of the weekend's boxing results.

Former Baltimore Colt, Rev. Joe Ehrmann, on legacy of John Mackey

Statement from former Baltimore Colt, Rev. Joe Ehrmann, on life and legacy of John Mackey

Ditka, Sayers Cautiously Optimistic New CBA Will Benefit Retired Players

Mike Ditka, Gale Sayers Cautiously Optimistic New CBA Will Benefit Retired Players

Intentional Hits: Preserving The Game We Loved

Sometimes we are unaware. Sometimes we are unsure. Sometimes we don't know what the future will bring. Yet, if anyone could see a glimpse of the future, we can only speculate Dave Duerson could....

John Mackey's Death Noted By New York Times

As beloved as former Baltimore Colts tight end was by his hometown fans, John Mackey was respected all around the NFL, and his death Wednesday at the age of 69 due to complications from Alzheimer's Disease resonated throughout the nation, and even the New York Times posted a story detailing not only his death, but his life as well.

Former Baltimore Colts Great John Mackey Passes Away

Baltimore Colts legendary tight end John Mackey passed away Wednesday at the age of 69 after a long, public battle with Alzheimer's Disease. The NFL Pro Football Hall of Fame Mackey's fight with dementia was recognized, all too late, with the formation of the "88 Plan," which increased medical coverage for former players who suffered from this disease long after their playing days were over.

Boston College's Chris Pantale Named To Mackey Award Watch List

Boston College junior tight end Chris Pantale has been named to this year's John Mackey Award preseason watch list.

GQ Revisits Brain Injury Issue

In the March 2011 issue of Gentlemen's Quarterly, writer Jeanne Marie Laskas revisited her compelling story from 2009 on devastating effects ofviolent hits to the head that have resulted in brain injuries for many former NFL players ('The People v. Football').

Sports Illustrated Rates Ravens' Lewis Best #52

SI.com listed the best players at every uniform number from 00-99 and the Baltimore Ravens Ray Lewis was named the best #52 in NFL history, but there were other Baltimore football greats that were mentioned and debatable.

NFL "Stricter Statement" on Concussions Not Strict Enough

While the NFL has released updates policies on the issue of concussions, it is just not specific enough to force the league, teams and players to deal with the life-threatening brain injury.

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