A graduate of Hampton University, Jeff Rivers worked for Ebony, HBO and three daily newspapers, winning multiple awards for his columns. Jeff and his wife live in New Jersey and have two children, a son Marc and a daughter Lauren.
This week with NFL management and players meeting, we’ll see how much progress has really been made
Will offseason moves make a difference as teams challenge Golden State as the NBA’s best team?
Sports are not the refuge for us to run from the reality
As teams chase 2017 World Series title, new baseball stars will emerge
The 1970s tennis star was a trailblazer in more ways than one
But eventually, like Pearl Harbor and the 1929 crash, it will retreat into history
Workers like Kaepernick, no matter how highly paid, have to fight for their rights
This season kicks off with a big game but even bigger questions
What we need now is love and a song like ‘All Around the World’
Our nation needs to come together, but Boston fans are the last people I’ll join hands with