NFL

Brian Flores and the Heart of the NFL’s Persistent Inequality

Every week in her Good Form column, Natalie Weiner explores the ways in which the sports world’s structural inequalities and injustices illuminate those outside it — and the ways in which they’re inextricably connected. You can read previous columns here. Recently fired Dolphins head coach Brian Flores probably would have…

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Living and Dying in the Post-Trump NFL

Every week in her Good Form column, Natalie Weiner explores the ways in which the sports world’s structural inequalities and injustices illuminate those outside it — and the ways in which they’re inextricably connected. You can read previous columns here. It is strange that a straightforward observation like “NFL ratings are up” has…

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John Madden, Legendary Coach and Video Game Pioneer, Dead at 85

John Madden, the namesake of EA Sports’ massively successful Madden NFL franchise, has died at the age of 85. The news comes from an NFL press release this afternoon stating his passing this morning was “unexpected.” Before providing his name to the longest running sports game series in the world,…

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There’s No End In Sight For Sexual Abuse In Sports

Every week in her Good Form column, Natalie Weiner explores the ways in which the sports world’s structural inequalities and injustices illuminate those outside it — and the ways in which they’re inextricably connected. You can read previous columns here. CW: This piece contains discussion of sexual harassment and assault. This is a…

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For the NFL, the System is Still Working as Intended

This week, it’s challenging to focus on much else besides the agonizing trickle of election results — the wait for the end of a literally years-long contest, one whose outcome is ultimately arbitrary. It’s a familiar cycle, one that has left so many people understandably cynical about politics as a…

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FEATURES

Fanbyte Evening News May 28, 2020

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SportsMiddle 11: Crossword for Losers

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SportsMiddle 3: Owning the Post-Game

On the third episode of the new sports podcast that we started just as sports… ended, we have a number of incredible revelations, including young Niki’s thoughts on dog health and some surprising assertions about esports. Then we go into some of our all-time favorite post-game interviews, from across the…

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Fanbyte Morning News March 17, 2020

Here’s your audio roundup for this morning’s news! Direct link here or use the embed below. You can find our Morning, Evening, and Sunday edition short podcasts on the Fanbyte FM feed of your favorite podcatcher.

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