Richard Sherman

A Post-Championship Glance at Sherman’s “Yelp”

Richard Sherman - Hurt - Super Bowl - 2014 - Post Game Celebration

Plenty has been said about Richard Sherman’s post-game interview with Erin Andrews two weeks ago; it has spiraled out into larger debates including race, humility and role-modeling. For me though, the interesting dimension has been the efficient words that Sherman used. In a few sentences he told a story, a tale charged with emotion, that eclipsed the peripheral world outside of my television. I had to care about...

Richard Sherman -- Receiving the Public Scorn He Deserves

Richard-Sherman-Seahawks-Crabtree-49ers Richard Sherman, undoubtedly one of the best cornerbacks in the NFL, just went from only known by football die-hards to known by anyone and everyone who has paid any attention to the media in recent days. People who don't even watch football or have any idea who Sherman is now have had plenty of conversations about him recently. I've read countless articles and heard many TV pundits defending Sherman, and I'm sick of it. Though initially I planned to not write anything on the issue, I recently came across ...