Tag Archives: sports law

NCAA Sanctions Against Baylor University

The best year of athletics for Baylor University has come to an end with possible NCAA sanctions on the way. An NCAA investigation, that began in 2008, into Baylor’s Men’s and Women’s basketball programs revealed that the Men’s coach, Scott Drew, the Women’s coach, Kim Mulkey, and their assistants, were involved in over 1,200 impermissible […]

When the Saints Go Smashing Heads, Coaches Get Suspended

In sports law news, New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton has been suspended by the National Football League for the entire 2012 football season. The punishment was meted out by the NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on March 21 due to a controversial practice called a “bounty program” in which Payton would pay Saints players […]