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Life's harder for today's playoff goats

Originally Published: January 23, 2012
By DJ Gallo | Page 2

Old-time athletes love to tell anyone who will listen how easy today's athletes have it. The fame, the contracts, the endorsements.

No disrespect to our elders, but our elders are stupid. Today's athletes have it much tougher than they did. And it's all due to social media and modern technology. Today's athletes risk national humiliation on every play in front of TV audiences that dwarf those the oldsters played before. Are former NFL players like Jackie Smith and Scott ...

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