Ray Lewis: Grill Eric Reid on Protest

By Perry Green,  AFRO Sports Editor, [email protected] Cincinnati Bengals owner Mike Brown has been facing heavy criticism from the public ever since news leaked of him questioning free agent safety Eric Reid about kneeling in...

Was Ray Lewis Out of Line for Saying OBJ, ‘Has Removed God From His...

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor, [email protected] Former Baltimore Raven legend Ray Lewis took a beating on social media Monday after saying New York Giants star receiver Odell Beckham, Jr. “has removed God from his life.” Lewis, 42,...

Wizards Coach Calls Players Selfish A Week Before Playoffs

By Stephen D. Riley, Special to AFRO It is common for teams to gel in time for the playoffs. It’s rare that teams fall apart a week before the postseason begins. But, what better place or...

Why Would We Want to See Mayweather in the Octagon Other Than To See...

By Dion Johnson, Special to the AFRO Look, I love Floyd Mayweather. Well, I - and countless others - love what Mayweather has done with the sport of boxing via his business acumen and being able to...

Who Should Win NBA MVP? Harden or LeBron?

By Perry Green and Stephen D. Riley, AFRO Sports Desk The NBA MVP race isn’t over but some are calling it a done deal. Houston Rockets guard James Harden has piloted his team to the...

Was the Ravens’ Signing of RGIII a Slap in Kaepernick’s Face?

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor  The Baltimore Ravens announced April 4 the signing of former Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III, sending social media into an instant frenzy.  But the buzz behind Griffin’s signing wasn’t about...

Who Will Win It All? Villanova or Michigan?

By Perry Green and Stephen D. Riley, AFRO Sports  Chaos has settled and the NCAA Tournament has played itself down to the championship game. Villanova and Michigan will tip off Monday night in a highly accredited...

Thanks for Nothing, Loyola-Chicago

By Stephen D. Riley, Special to the AFRO Thanks for all the bracket-busting and Cinderella Story specials but the postseason dance for the Loyola-Chicago Ramblers is officially over. The Ramblers became a quick darling after...

Can the Wizards Make a Legitimate Title Run Now that John Wall is Back?

It’s funny how your perception of something or someone can change drastically in a short matter of time, especially during the current era of social media, which fuels instant hot takes. Just a few weeks...

Should Texans Owner Bob McNair Be Pressured to Sell Team after Racially Offensive Remarks?

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor, [email protected] Houston Texans owner Bob McNair just can’t seem to keep his foot out of his mouth, especially when it comes to talking about race.   McNair made headlines March 25 for...

Do Fans Really Want to See Loyola-Chicago In the Final Four?

The 11th-seeded Loyola-Chicago Ramblers are headed to Final Four. Marching their way through the tournament and issuing a slew of upsets along the way, the Ramblers tied Louisiana State University, Virginia Commonwealth University and George Mason as the...

Is Eric Reid Being Blacklisted by the NFL Like Kaepernick?

Former San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid hasn’t been signed by any team since becoming a free agent this offseason, causing he may be getting blacklisted by the NFL like his friend and former...

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