Last week’s NLRB regional director ruling confirming the right of Northwestern University football players to unionize adds more heat to the already boiling pot of college sports. As if the NCAA didn’t have enough on its plate with regional conference jockeying, intellectual property rights challenges, and the growing student-athlete health concerns. While issues facing college […]

The Cradle of Coaches Miami University football is known for has been barren recently. After 12 straight winning seasons from 1994-2005 that earned strong revenue, attendance records, national rankings and bowl games, things took a downturn. Since 2006, Miami has had just one winning season and four years with two or less victories, bottoming out […]

I recently had the opportunity to speak to an undergraduate media relations class. I was asked to speak because all the students had expressed some level of interest in sports or entertainment. I figured I would cut to the chase and talk about getting a job. That’s what they really wanted to know. I get […]