Michigan State Definitely Eye-Gouged An Ohio State Player During…

As if fans taunting an injured Braxton Miller weren't enough, Michigan State players engaged in some dirty behavior at the end of at least one play today, as Spartans offensive lineman Jack Allen took advantage of his fingers being near Buckeyes defensive lineman Johnathan Hankins's face and gave him a bit of the… » 9/30/12 12:50am 9/30/12 12:50am

An Insider's Guide To Chop Blocks

We're doing a season-long NFL roundtable with our friends at Slate. Check back here each week as a rotating cast of football watchers discusses the weekend's key plays, coaching decisions, and traumatic brain injuries. » 1/06/12 5:30pm 1/06/12 5:30pm

Are The Atlanta Falcons Really The Dirtiest Team In The NFL?

We're doing a season-long NFL roundtable with our friends at Slate. Check back here each week as a rotating cast of football watchers discusses the weekend's key plays, coaching decisions, and traumatic brain injuries. » 1/06/12 12:05pm 1/06/12 12:05pm

An Open Letter About Dirty Play From A Michigan State Fan To Jonathan…

Apparently, my favorite football team plays dirty. Would you allow me a brief moment to wring my hands in distress? Here's what New York Magazine political writer and Michigan fanboy wrote from his fainting couch the other day: » 10/21/11 3:40pm 10/21/11 3:40pm