Tired of the all the negativity in politics, we radically change gears and focus on the negativity in sports, specifically the suddenly murky future of the NFL. Inspired by a conversation between Bill Simmons and Malcolm Gladwell on The Ringer where they discuss the sudden change the national dialogue about the league, in this episode of the Blooperman Podcast we examine the effects of devastating injuries, incomprehensible rulebook, too many games, cord-cutting and a terrible product. Are there solutions? Game limits? Weight limits? Better technology for safety?
No matter what, this just isn’t fun to watch anymore:
Especially when combined with officials not calling any penalties in a game that sucked.