As more information about Sepp Blatter’s corrupt regime continues to leak, FIFA’s embarrassment will gradually grow. However, soccer’s global popularity will almost assuredly allow FIFA to immediately recover from this entire debacle.
The Indian Premier League, despite its extremely short season length, has rapidly grown into an extremely lucrative organization. Like soccer, cricket has tremendous potential to grow in the United States.
Billions of dollars are spent on illegal sports wagering every single year, which sparked Adam Silver to publicly state his desire to legalize sports betting. Is it time for all leagues to permit sports gambling?
Coaches like Jim Harbaugh and John Fox recently got fired despite a ridiculously successful track record. While success does not guarantee job security in coaching, many teams have repeatedly made significant mistakes by replacing successful coaches, which has set an extremely unhealthy trend in the entire industry.
As NCAA Power 5 conferences continue to rake in tens of millions of dollars annually in TV rights deals, student-athletes still receive almost no direct financial compensation. With millions of people tuning in to marquee events, are NCAA basketball and football players really student-athletes or just athletes?