Jordan Kobritz

Rule changes for college football – by Jordan Kobritz

College Football Playoff rule for 2014 The college football season opened last week and there are a number of changes from last year for the most popular collegiate sport. The most talked about change is The College Football Playoff, a Final Four style postseason format which has replaced the controversial BCS, where the two “best”…

First woman elected NBPA executive director

Not a man’s world anymoreby Jordan Kobrtiz “This is a man’s world; this is a man’s world…” It’s a Man’s Man’s Man’s World, by James Brown That may have been the case in 1966, the year James Brown recorded his hit single that reached No. 1 on the Billboard R & B chart. But two…

The ‘search’ for Bud Selig’s successor is a misnomer

The majority of committee members are Selig loyalists, team owners who have supported – and been rewarded by – the commissioner.by Jordan Kobritz The intrigue surrounding the search for Bud Selig’s successor shows that even successful individuals, usually a prerequisite to owning a Major League sports franchise, can be petty, selfish and subjective. Selig has…

Snyder will never change Washington Redskins’ name

Jordan Kobritz

The USPTO isn’t the only hypocrite in this debate. Politicians have been falling over themselves to weigh in on the controversyby Jordan Kobritz You’ve got to hand it to Washington Redskins’ owner Dan Snyder. In the face of overwhelming odds, he remains adamant that he will never change his team’s name. The latest blow against…