Many people are not ready to validate problematic figures like Walker at a time when we are advocating for the removal of mental health stigmas across the nation and battling racism in African-American communities.
If you’re a football fan and certainly if you’re a Dallas Cowboy fan, you familiar with the trials and tribulations the star quarterback has faced over the years. Of course, there are countless football players who face debilitating injuries and career detours. Most just aren’t as vocal about their professional and personal hurdles and setbacksContinue reading “Dak Prescott: Modern and Medieval Warrior”
In February of this year, Baltimore Ravens cornerback Jimmy Smith and his family were returning to their hotel in Los Angeles after picking up some food when they were robbed at gunpoint in the parking lot. The veteran defensive back told members of the media on Thursday that he still suffers from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).Continue reading “Jimmy Smith has PTSD from getting robbed at gunpoint”
Aaron Rodgers says he has focused on his mental health this offseason amid talk of a rift with the Green Bay Packers: ‘Sometimes there’s a lot of wisdom in silence’. Aside from a brief ESPN interview in late May, Rodgers hasn’t commented much about his football future since ESPN reported in the hours before theContinue reading “Aaron Rodgers Tackles His Mental Health During the Off-season”
Good friendships are hard to find. They’re even harder to maintain, especially when life ramps up, and marriage and fatherhood start to narrow your focus. But it’s even more important to make time for them when you become a dad. While we know guys have a hard time making friends, that isn’t a reason toContinue reading “What About Your Friends?”