NFL Draft Ratings Stagnant Compared to Last Year

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NFL Draft Gurus Should Be a Little More Humble

050429minicamp01jpgTBL scored the definitive mock drafts of NFL draft gurus, with the NFL Network’s Mike Mayock coming in first, with 10 points out of a possible 32. Most other analysts were within range. There are two reasonable assertions from this, that these guys are, to a man, overpaid charlatans, or that the NFL draft is extremely difficult to predict. The latter is far more likely.

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Why B.J. Raji Can’t Sue Sports Illustrated

bj-raji-1jpgFinally, I have found a use for my First Amendment Law class knowledge. Here is the reason B.C. defensive tackle B.J. Raji cannot sue Sports Illustrated for falsely reporting that he failed a drug test.

Sports Illustrated’s actions fulfill some of the requirements for libel, but not all of them.

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SI and B.J. Raji: Why is Sportswriting Seemingly Immune from Anonymous Sourcing Restrictions?

The Big Lead » Blog Archive » SI and B.J. Raji: Why is Sportswriting Seemingly Immune from Anonymous Sourcing Restrictions?.