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  1. Competing reports don't undo Joe Paterno's inaction

    Jemele Hill

    The results of the Paterno family investigation didn't exonerate Joe Paterno. Just as the Freeh report didn't damn him. Paterno did that all by himself.

    Story | Conversation | February 11, 2013
  2. Notre Dame stumbles again in handling Manti Te'o story

    Jemele Hill

    No matter how many precedents show the dangers of blindly idolizing football programs, they never seem to diminish the ability of schools to repeat integrity-sapping mistakes.

    Story | Conversation | January 21, 2013
  3. Has there been a worse time to be a college football coach?

    Jemele Hill

    This isn't a good time to be a college football coach not named Nick Saban, Les Miles, Chip Kelly or Urban Meyer. The pressure to win now has never been greater, nor has patience ever been in less supply.

    Story | Conversation | November 27, 2012
  4. Collin Klein's mystery injury should lead to more college footbal...

    Jemele Hill

    We should be uncomfortable with a college football system in which athletes' injury conditions are routinely hidden. Collin Klein's mystery injury is the latest reason to call for more transparency.

    Story | Conversation | November 06, 2012
  5. Marcus Lattimore, Tyrann Mathieu and opportunities

    Jemele Hill

    Look at Tyrann Matthieu -- who appears to have destroyed his college football career -- and compare him to Marcus Lattimore -- who has been sidelined by injury.

    Story | Conversation | October 29, 2012
  6. Tweet revealed truth about student athletes

    Jemele Hill

    One of the reasons that major college sports will always be vulnerable to academic scandals is because the message long ago was sent to players and administrators that academics only matter when it doesn't interfere with the bottom line.

    Story | Conversation | October 09, 2012
  7. Alcorn State's hiring of Jay Hopson, who is white, sparks debate ...

    Jemele Hill

    Alcorn State's hiring of Jay Hopson, the first white head football coach in SWAC history, has sparked debate about opportunities for black coaches and about the future of historically black colleges and universities.

    Story | Conversation | September 20, 2012
  8. Future of football in moms' hands

    Jemele Hill

    For mothers who either saw Devon Walker's injury, this incident was more than just a reminder about how dangerous football can be. It brought to surface an internal struggle of mothers everywhere: Should I let my son play football?

    Story | Conversation | September 12, 2012
  9. Consider long-term ban for Florida A&M's Marching 100

    Jemele Hill

    If FAMU sends a stern message about hazing in the wake of a band member's death, other universities will be pressured to set a no-tolerance standard. And if the university doesn't, it will reinforce its own trivial role.

    Story | Conversation | November 29, 2011
  10. How does college football realignment help student-athletes?

    Jemele Hill

    Amid all the chatter about Texas A&M, the SEC and the future of college football, one question has been largely ignored: How will realignment impact the athletes?

    Story | Conversation | August 16, 2011
  11. If you want anything done, ask a woman

    Jemele Hill

    In case you haven't noticed, women are taking over two of sports biggest crises: the NFL lockout and the lack of a playoff in college football.

    Story | Conversation | May 09, 2011
  12. Miami coach Randy Shannon didn't win enough

    Jemele Hill

    Randy Shannon did a great job with all the aspects of intercollegiate athletics except two: Winning, and winning.

    Story | Conversation | November 30, 2010
  13. Casey Therriault, white QB for historically black Jackson State T...

    Jemele Hill

    It isn't the big-time college football of his dreams -- a jail term popped that balloon -- but Jackson State's Casey Therriault found a home (and stardom) as a white QB at an HBCU.

    Story | Conversation | October 25, 2010
  14. Do Turner Gill's rules, those of other coaches impede young men's...

    Jemele Hill

    Turner Gill and other coaches have strict rules about women, Twitter and more. Do efforts to reduce distractions impede the development of young men under their tutelage?

    Story | Conversation | October 06, 2010
  15. Taking Heisman Trophy from Reggie Bush won't change anything

    Jemele Hill

    Taking Reggie Bush's Heisman Trophy won't solve college football's problems or make players less likely to accept illicit payment.

    Story | Conversation | September 07, 2010
  16. Maurice Clarett, ex-Ohio State Buckeyes star, back in football in...

    Jemele Hill

    Maurice Clarett is putting on the pads again, this time in the UFL. But maybe it's time for the troubled running back to do something more meaningful than football.

    Story | Conversation | September 02, 2010