Sports statues in the new Bronze Age
When even Cam Newton is being memorialized at Auburn, the trend has gone too far
It's hard to pinpoint precisely when statues of sports stars became the way for teams to say "I love you" or just do some serious showing-off. But it is possible to nail down exactly when the impulse went overboard. Last week, Auburn's Cam Newton became the clear-cut demarcation line. The place where no one had gone before.
Even if you already had a personal policy about other sports plagues like the personal seat license or in-game bratwurst races at baseball games, now you ...
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