Bowl Game Gifts Raise Amateurism Debate

Although the NCAA strenuously defends the receipt of improper benefits by student-athletes, there is an exception for bowl season in college football.  The NCAA allows the bowls to present players with various gifts, so long as the total value does not exceed $500.  UConn, for example, received a RCA mini-camcorder, Pro Swiss Watch, Oakley Surf […]

MLB, Red Sox & Bon Jovi Tangled Up in Copyright Lawsuit

Sox and Dawgs has the scoop on the copyright infringement lawsuit filed by Bart Steele against Turner Broadcasting, Major League Baseball, The Boston Red Sox, and Bon Jovi.  The lawsuit arises from what Steele alleges to be the improper use of his song “Man I Love This Team” in the production of a commercial for […]