This time is different. More and more, white players of all backgrounds and political persuasions are rallying with their black teammates and supporting the fight against racial inequity and social injustice.
This proposal is the latest attempt by the NFL to wrestle with the embarrassing lack of people of color being in positions of power and consequence in a league where over two-thirds of the players are people of color.
There is self-importance and then there is the National Football League. The annual schedule release extravaganza reinforces why the NFL is both the best of America and the worst thing in sports.
The final mock draft is a rite of spring even if most honest analysts will admit this is one of the most difficult drafts to predict in years.
The NFL Draft can be a lucrative gambling opportunity for folks with chutzpah, good connections and a nice bankroll. Especially this year due to COVID-19 making this unlike any draft we've had in decades.