Couldn’t agree more. The changes in the NFL are never going to directly affect the general public. But the general public can affect the NFL. Buying less tickets, watching less games, purchasing less memorabilia. Is that really going to happen? Probably not.
It is important to note that the NFL think they are society’s role model and needs to get this issue right. Um, hello? Where have you been NFL? Domestic violence has been a large part of society for decades and you are just starting to get a little dose of it. So wake up and do what is right. You’re behind this movement so step up and start taking the lead. Instead of reaction there needs to be action.
When is it going to end?
When is the off-field violence going to end? Are these “warriors” who fight for us on the gridiron being given a fair shake? Is society asking too much for them to just be able to turn off that “killer instinct” when the clock hits zero?
I say yes, they are being given a fair shake. It is a choice.
Agree with me, disagree with me, or hate me. The fact is that we all have a choice. Free will. It is the ability to choose an action that WE determine. WE are in control. Up until that moment when we aren’t. (But even then, it is our choice to go through with that out-of-control action.)
The fact of the matter is that we all lose our cool. We may utter a profane word, throw something or smash something. Anger…
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