Thursday, January 30, 2020
Richard Sherman Calls Out NFL's "Hypocrisy" With 17-Game Proposal
Sources said that players rejecting a 17-game season "would be a severe setback in the owners' view" of progress made on new CBA.
Goodell Adamant Change Needs To Come To Current Rooney Rule
The commissioner made it clear he is "soliciting a number of outside sources to discuss whether the league needs to revise the Rooney Rule."
Cubs Ownership Has No Mandate To Keep Payroll Under Luxury Tax
Kris Bryant's future in Chicago remains uncertain, but a potential trade will not be made solely to reduce payroll.
MLB Issues Letter In Response To MiLB's Opposition To Contraction
MLB's letter underscored the belief that MiLB had "sought to build outside pressure to prevent any changes to the existing agreement."
Colorado AD In Favor Of Student Athletes Profiting Off NIL
Rick George's stance is important considering he "sits on an NCAA working group looking at the issue of student athlete compensation."
Facebook Watch Scaling Back Spending On Sports Rights
The social media company has "pulled back from bidding for rights to stream major live sports, at least for the moment."
Crew Won't Change Name, Colors As Part Of Any Rebrand
Many Crew fans displayed "outrage over the possibility" that the current name and color scheme could be replaced.