Recent Public Outcry over Lenient Sentencing of Pro Athletes

It’s no secret that the NFL has an image problem. League of Denial, a 2013 Frontline exposé, highlighted the myriad debilitating illnesses and injuries suffered by former and current players. Participation in Pop Warner (the most prominent youth football league in the country) dropped by 9.5% from 2010-2012, a figure that many attributes to head…