At least a half-dozen top NFL health officials waged an improper, behind-the-scenes campaign last year to influence a major U.S. government research study on football and brain disease, congressional investigators have concluded in a new report.
The San Diego Gay Men's Chorus has been invited back to Petco Park to sing the national anthem after Saturday's controversy. The executive director of the chorus had called for an investigation by Major League Baseball and the San Diego Padres after a woman's voice singing the "Star Spangled Banner" was played over the public address system while members of the chorus were on the field to sing the national anthem Saturday at Petco Park.
Continuing the sport’s long-standing tradition of honoring the United States Armed Forces, all 40 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers will bear the name of a fallen service member on their race car windshields during Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway (6 p.m. ET on FOX, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio), NASCAR announced today.
In collaboration with the Pan American Sports Organization, the United States Olympic Committee will host the first-ever PASO Continental Athlete Forum in Miami from May 23-25. The U.S. will welcome 52 athletes from 39 of the 41 PASO countries for the three-day meeting, with a goal of providing attendees with the tools needed to enable them to better serve on the board of their National Olympic Committees or athlete commissions within their countries.