Michael Oriard

Michael Oriard’s books include a memoir, The End of Autumn, and Brand NFL. He hopes that his co-produced film, Saving Football: America’s Game at the Crossroads, will soon be forthcoming.

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Sept. 19 2012 1:40 PMNFL 2012Steve Sabol, the artist who glorified (and rued) football's mayhem.
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Sept. 3 2009 12:15 PMCollege Football's Season of DiscontentHow today's game was shaped by the racial strife of 1969.
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Sept. 4 2008 12:24 PMAre You Ready for Some Torn Knee Ligaments?Should fans feel guilty about all of the injuries in professional football?
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Nov. 17 2009 11:22 AMFlag FootballHow the NFL became the American war game.
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Nov. 6 2008 6:47 AMBowling for DollarsWhy college football is more cutthroat and competitive than the NFL.