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  1. Washington attorney Michael Hausfeld might be most powerful man i...

    Steve Fainaru and Tom Farrey

    Michael Hausfeld has one big idea -- that the bureaucrats who run our games ought to play by the rules that govern society and industry -- and that has made him one of the most powerful people in sports.

    Story | Conversation | July 24, 2014
  2. Tom Farrey: For NCAA trial at halftime, it's game over

    Tom Farrey

    The moment that signified that the end of the NCAA is upon us presented itself last Thursday in the Oakland courtroom of U.S. District Court Judge Claudia Wilken, as she listened to testimony in what has become known as the Ed O'Bannon case.

    Story | Conversation | June 18, 2014
  3. NCAA coaches reaping benefits, economist testifies in O'Bannon la...

    Tom Farrey and Lester Munson

    Economist Roger Noll doesn't have the name recognition of former UCLA basketball star Ed O'Bannon, but he might be just as important to the future of college athletics. Noll spent an entire day testifying Tuesday in the O'Bannon-NCAA trial.

    Story | Conversation | June 10, 2014
  4. College athletes reach $40 million settlement with EA Sports, NCA...

    Tom Farrey

    College football and basketball players have finalized a $40 million settlement with a video game manufacturer and the NCAA's licensing arm for improperly using the likenesses of athletes.

    Story | Conversation | May 30, 2014
  5. Northwestern football players poised for historic vote on whether...

    Tom Farrey and Lester Munson

    The vote on Friday by members of Northwestern University football team about whether to unionize represents a historic moment in college sports.

    Story | Conversation | April 24, 2014
  6. Report says Missouri Tigers didn't follow federal law when handli...

    Tom Farrey

    High-ranking Missouri officials were required to report to authorities their knowledge of rape allegations involving Tiger football players and failed to do so on multiple occasions long before ESPN disclosed evidence about the possible crime.

    Story | Conversation | April 11, 2014
  7. CAPA hopeful Northwestern Wildcats players will OK union

    Tom Farrey

    Despite several veterans on the Northwestern team saying they are inclined to vote against unionization, the leader of the group helping to organize the players said Monday that he remains "hopeful" that the team will achieve the necessary majority vote.

    Story | Conversation | April 07, 2014
  8. Northwestern reps to visit Congress

    Tom Farrey

    The leaders who are attempting to unionize Northwestern football players will take their case to Capitol Hill lawmakers, aiming to protect the historic victory union organizers achieved last week. Ramogi Huma, president of the College Athletes Pla...

    Blog | March 30, 2014
  9. Northwestern Wildcats union representatives head to Congress

    Tom Farrey

    The leaders who are attempting to unionize Northwestern University football players will take their case to Capitol Hill lawmakers, aiming to protect the historic victory union leaders achieved last week.

    Story | Conversation | March 29, 2014
  10. NLRB's Northwestern ruling to be issued

    Lester Munson and Tom Farrey

    With all due respect to the glories of the Sweet Sixteen, the center of the college sports universe for the next couple of days is a government office on the ninth floor of a landmark building downtown in Chicago. In that office, the regional dire...

    Blog | March 25, 2014
  11. National Labor Relations Board official set to decide on Northwes...

    Lester Munson and Tom Farrey

    The National Labor Relations Board is set to decide whether scholarship football players at Northwestern University qualify as employees who can form a union.

    Story | Conversation | March 25, 2014
  12. Anti-trust claim filed by Jeffrey Kessler challenges NCAA amateur...

    Tom Farrey

    In the most direct challenge yet to the NCAA's longstanding economic model, high-profile sports labor attorney Jeffrey Kessler filed an antitrust claim Monday in a New Jersey federal court on behalf of a group of college basketball and football players.

    Story | Conversation | March 16, 2014
  13. New York City council member wants law to require a doctor at eve...

    Tom Farrey

    While football as spectator sport has never been more robust, deep concern exists that the player pipeline could shrivel. The NFL is marketing to moms to keep kids playing. And a New York City council member thinks he may have solution.

    Story | Conversation | February 07, 2014
  14. Outside The Lines -- Northwestern Wildcats football players tryin...

    Tom Farrey

    For the first time in the history of college sports, athletes are asking to be represented by a labor union, taking formal steps on Tuesday to begin the process of being recognized as employees.

    Story | Conversation | January 28, 2014
  15. Columbia Police open investigation into alleged rape at Missouri

    Nicole Noren and Tom Farrey

    A spokesman for the Columbia Police Department confirmed detectives have begun an investigation into allegations that a former Missouri swimmer had been sexually assaulted in 2010, possibly by more than one member of the football team.

    Story | Conversation | January 27, 2014
  16. Missouri Tigers report alleged rape of Sasha Menu Courey to Colum...

    Tom Farrey and Nicole Noren

    The University of Missouri released a statement Sunday saying university police have turned over to municipal police names and information about the alleged rape of former Tigers swimmer Sasha Menu Courey, who committed suicide in 2011.

    Story | Conversation | January 26, 2014