Paying college athletes to play won't work, will never work. But paying them to earn a diploma -- to actually learn -- is a concept that's time has come. A former player has a plan.
Baltazar Zavala won't win the Heisman Trophy on Saturday. But one former college football star thinks maybe, just maybe, Zar's exploits are worthy of our applause, too.
Carl Ehrlich recounts his Tour de France viewing experience.
Soccer used to be a no-no in the Ehrlich home. But as a resident of Spain, Carl -- and his parents -- have jumped on the World Cup bandwagon.
Carl Ehrlich's search for his Mojo got some help from Landon Donovan.
Carl Ehrlich and the Valencia Firebats are preparing for the title game.
Teaching football to Spanish children takes thought -- and patience.
In this week's diary, Carl Ehrlich finds something to celebrate, but does his celebration measure up?
In this week's diary, Carl Ehrlich talks about the Firebats' interesting accommodations on their road trip to face the Bergamo Lions.
In this week's diary, Carl Ehrlich talks about Valencia's president coming out of retirement.
In this week's diary, Carl Ehlrich describes how you can still get a workout during the festival of Las Fallas.
Carl Ehrlich had never heard of football practice being canceled until he experienced the Valencian festival of Las Fallas.
In Barcelona, Carl Ehrlich learns the dangers of trash talking.
Carl Ehrlich puts friendship aside (sort of) with first place on the line.
Harvard University's Carl Ehrlich doesn't earn his stripes as makeshift referee.
Awards ceremony shows the importance of sport in Valencia, Spain.