Articles by Sergio Portela





Rules, they are a-changing

Football is a violent game that children, as young as five years old, are playing. Safety is crucial when such young kids participate in football….



It’s time to come out

Gareth Thomas Welsh, a professional rugby player, and Justin Fashanu, a fútbol player, are the only two male athletes to come out as gay while…


Combine Complications

After watching the NFL scouting combine last week I thought to myself. “Why is this important?” Does a good 40 time show what kind of…


NCAA goes too far

The NCAA have overstepped their boundaries a few times in the past decade, but some of the most recent sanctions they have levied have been…


The media “catfishing” for a story

If you haven’t heard about the man who was runner up for the Heisman trophy, Manti Te’o has been hoaxed, or at least he says…