Sports

Ahead of Super Bowl, Heightened Concern Over Dangers of Football

[02.03.2016]

In the wake of a new N.F.L. report on concussions in professional football, we take a look at American attitudes about professional football.

Morning Buzz | Will Evangelical Support for Trump be Enough to Take Him Across the Finish Line in Iowa?

[02.01.2016]

In today’s buzz, a snapshot of what it’s like to live in Iowa during a campaign year, plus Obama announces new equal-pay measures.

Morning Buzz | Trump, Carson Could Help Democrats Win House

[11.05.2015]

In today’s buzz, the Reform Jewish movement and transgender rights, plus the sports show whose host highlights issues of mental illness and domestic violence.

Morning Buzz | Unaffiliated Americans More Likely to Say Religion and Science in Conflict

[10.23.2015]

In today’s Morning Buzz, Olympic freestyle skier first openly gay action sport athlete and Apple’s latest update includes new religious emojis.

Morning Buzz | Oprah’s “Belief” Series Debut Sunday

[10.16.2015]

In today’s buzz, fantasy sport gambling, the church that says a bike lane violates its “religious freedom,” and the man behind the Planned Parenthood videos.

Morning Buzz | Study: Religion Better for Mental Health Than Sports, Politics

[08.07.2015]

In today’s buzz, Trump leads among GOP-leaning evangelicals, plus the Mormon Church releases photos of the stone Smith used to translate the Book of Mormon.

Morning Buzz | GOP Shift on Same-sex Marriage is Doubtful

[06.15.2015]

In today’s buzz, everything you need to know about same-sex marriage, plus meditation in classrooms and the growth of eSports.

PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones Talks God, Football on Interfaith Voices

[02.02.2015]

PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones appeared on the NPR program Interfaith Voices to discuss the findings of PRRI’s third annual religion and sports survey.

In the Huffington Post | Future of Soccer in the U.S. May Rest at the Feet of Young Players

[01.29.2015]

PRRI Research Director Daniel Cox reports in the Huffington Post that, thanks to loyal youth soccer players, soccer could soon overtake football’s place in American’s hearts.

Infographic | Domestic Violence and the NFL

[01.28.2015]

The NFL has a history of handing down arbitrary or inadequate punishments for players convicted of domestic violence—how do Americans feel these athletes should be punished?