Why can’t we be friends? (Part 1)

An extraordinary sporting tale of redemption

Part 1: The darkness gathers

Seemingly, sports is going through some are tough times for the more conscientious among athletes and fans alike. Recently, too many incidents have been detracting from the sporting side of it, and have tainted the name of football with all the wrong connotations and cast an ominous shadow upon many other sports as well. Needless to say, similar occurrences are absolutely nothing new to sports, but lately it seems to have really kicked up a gear.