NFLPA vs. NFL in Letters to the Editor: The NFLPA sent a letter to sports editors requesting they stop referencing that the players get 60% of the revenue. The NFL responded with their own letter, claiming that the NFLPA is engaging in sleight of hand. I could bore you with the details, and I’m sure we will have plenty of time to talk about this issue once the season ends, but for now, I’m a bit stunned that the NFL and NFLPA believe that the public cares whether the players are getting 52% or 60%. Football fans want to hear that football will be played next year, with the real players. I find the NFL’s tact of pointing out the player salaries in their letter interesting, considering, well, that they probably don’t want to get into a “how much money do we make” public relations fight. [National Football Post]
More snow in the Northeast. Wonderful.
Kentucky’s famed “Boogieman” dropped a young fan during his nightly dance routine on Tuesday night.
Lawsuit alleges Tennessee football players assaulted a teammate who assisted an alleged rape victim.
North Carolina head coach Roy Williams suffered a scary collapse on the sideline Tuesday night.
Greg Popovich’s reaction to the winners of the New Hampshire primary was priceless.
Milan Lucic returned to Boston Tuesday night and the Bruins gave him a fitting tribute at TD Garden.