The numbers do all the talking. In the four years of the campaign up until 2012, the NFL contributed only $4.5 million. Last year the league donated $1.5 million, just .01 percent of the $9 billion the league made last year. A Business Insider article from last year found that for $100 in pink sales, only $3.54 goes toward research. The NFL gets $45.
Jimmy Fallon is a web genius: To kick off the NFL 2013 season, Fallon hired some adorable puppies to predict the winner of the opening game between the Denver Broncos and the Baltimore Ravens. Too cute for life.
NFL punter Chris Kluwe isn’t just the sports world’s biggest LGBT ally, he’s a master of Google Glass. MORE OF HIS VIDS HERE.
Tim Tebow to Sign With the Patriots. Clearly Tom Brady’s mediocre career is over. Check out a great Gronk/Tebow anecdote about F*&k Marry Kill here, which will make for an awkward hello.
What do you get when you film two brothers and their father, all rooting for different teams, for an entire football season? A meltdown montage that makes any child at Chuck E. Cheese’s look mature beyond their years.
I think it will happen sooner than you think,” Ayanbadejo said. “We’re in talks with a handful of players who are considering it. There are up to four players being talked to right now and they’re trying to be organized so they can come out on the same day together. It would make a major splash and take the pressure off one guy. It would be a monumental day if a handful or a few guys come out.
Check out the Catfish Feeding Frenzy at Manti Te’o’s press conference at the NFL Combine today. “I’ve been in front of a few cameras, but never as many as this.” MORE HERE: http://bit.ly/X3mtMh
Best Super Bowl media day pics from the archives.