On June 18, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office canceled six registered trademarks which it had previously granted to the Washington football team for its name.
What Sherman said wasn't gracious to his defeated opponent, but it was by no means out of bounds, nothing that would warrant the controversy that followed.
The victory of the referees the greed of the team owners means much more than just a football season getting back on track. There are two big lessons to be learned.
While the spotlight was on the Super Bowl, workers across Indianapolis took to the streets to protest the outrages happening to working people.
In a couple of weeks the Bears will play their first game of the 2010 NFL season.