On Sunday night, Bob Costas used his halftime commentary segment to address the Jovan Belcher tragedy in Kansas City. He quoted a Jason Whitlock column in his segment, and there was a tremendous backlash to his statements. Whitlock, long a writer for The Kansas City Star and current FOXSports.com columnist, had addressed the “gun culture [...]

On Thursday morning, the long-awaited report from Louis Freeh (read the summary here) was finally released. In short, Freeh’s investigation concluded that Joe Paterno and senior officials at Penn State demonstrated “total and consistent disregard … for the safety and welfare of Sandusky’s child victims.” The report discusses at length Paterno’s knowledge of the 1998 [...]