A call to action: Stop domestic violence

Three recent incidents are a wake-up call to do something about athletes and anger

Originally Published: September 17, 2010
By Scoop Jackson | ESPN.com

As a man, it would be irresponsible of me to continue to ignore it. Continue to tune out the pattern. Continue to pretend that these are just isolated incidents.

As a man -- especially a man who covers sports for a living -- that would make me a coward.

Over the past month, there have been three reported incidents of high-profile athletes allegedly being involved in episodes of violence or threatened violence against women with whom they were having some sort of relationship. ...

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