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As sports and cannabis culture intersect, leagues and leaders rethink relationship with weed. Local boxing promoter Lee Baxter says he didn’t know the significance of April 20 when he booked the date to stage a fight card at the Danforth Music Hall. But when friends informed him that 4/20 is like Christmas for cannabis culture, […]
In 2004, Ricky Williams retired from the NFL for the first time after failing his third NFL-mandated drug test in five seasons. He never imagined that, more than a decade later, he would be touring the country as an unofficial marijuana expert. Williams’ reputation has since transformed with the rise of legal medicinal and recreational […]
Jerry Jones is still an influential force in the NFL, and it appears he continued to put that influence to work at the NFL’s recent owners meetings in Arizona. Jones, speaking at an owner’s only meeting, brought up a handful of topics including changing the league’s stance on marijuana, an anonymous source with knowledge of the situation […]