Robert J. Romano is pleased to announce that his Teaching Assistant at Texas A&M University, Veronica Oviedo, has been selected to participate in the USOC FLAME Program.  For the full story please read the following: Three Trinity juniors will expand their horizons this summer at a United States Olympic Committee program known as F.L.A.M.E. (Finding […]

Update on NFL/NFL PA Labor Disput: Both Sides Continue To Negotiate

The National Football League and the former NFL Players Association have both acknowledged that “confidential discussions” have been going this week before Chief Magistrate Judge Arthur Boylan.  These meetings are a continuation of last week’s face to face discussions between Commissioner Roger Goodell and NFL PA chief executive officer Dee Smith who met outside of […]

New York Knicks’ GM WIll Not Return Next Season

The New York Knicks announced that Donnie Walsh will not return as president and general manager when his contract expires at the end of June. “Following a long series of discussions regarding his future role with the New York Knicks, Donnie Walsh and I have mutually agreed that he will be leaving his position … […]

8th Circuit to Hear Arguments in NFL/NFL Labor Dispute.

Oral arguments will begin at 10:00 central time and are expected to take a couple of hours as NFL and the former NFL Players Association try to convince the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals that their position is the correct position regarding the12-week-long lockout of the NFL players.  Former President George W. Bush’s solicitor general, […]

More NFL Coaches Come Forward Supporting Owners.

Coaches from the Eagles, Jets, Cowboys, Chiefs, Texans, Rams and Bills have come forward stating that they do not support nor in any way condone the brief filed last week by the NFL Coaches Association with the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals supporting the players in the labor dispute. The NFL Coaches Association filed […]

Top Professional Athletes Continue To Make Millions.

The top 50 highest-paid athletes earned a combined $1.4 billion, or an average of $28 million each, last year. This figure is 11% less than the preceding year due to three factors: Tiger Woods’ lessoned earnings, the inactivity of boxer Floyd Mayweather (earned $65 million), and the NFL lockout.  (The top two picks in last […]

NFL Players/Owners Hold “Secret” Meeting to Discuss CBA.

Unbeknownst to NFL players, the media and even some NFL franchise owners, Commissioner Roger Goodell, Cowboys Jerry Jones, Patriots Robert Kraft, Panthers Jerry Richardson, Giants John Mara and Steelers Dan Rooney was among an entourage that flew into DuPage Airport outside of Chicago to meet secretly with NFL Players Association executive director DeMaurice Smith and […]