The Seattle Seahawks have a lot of things going for them, going into today's Super Bowl. One of them is that they manifest how an NFL team can respect Native Americans and their traditions.
A Hall of Shame of the worst, most jaw-droppingly wrong sports pundits in writing about the Seattle Seahawks and Pete Carroll.
The year's most amazing run.
There's been a lot of ink spilled about Richard Sherman and his postgame rant after the winning play in Sunday's NFC Championship game, including tons by ignorant racists eager to denounce players whose sense of decorum is different than theirs. But Charles Pierce has it about right.
The Seahawks won and are going to the Superbowl, but that doesn't stop Richard Sherman from taking the low road.
After the Seahawks lost to the Arizona Cardinals yesterday, Washington State Rep Joe Fitzgibbon tweeted his displeasure.
As The Daily Show's Jon Stewart noted in his show's opening this Wednesday evening, it wasn't the Chicago teachers' union strike, or workers rioting at the Foxconn factory in China that piqued the interest of Americans concerned about ongoing labor disputes. No, it was the NFL referees strike and some really horrible calls by the replacement refs that got the nation's attention.