Almost all of the information in this column came from the thoroughly researched and footnoted book, "Interference: How Organized Crime Influences Professional Football," by Dan E. Moldea. However, I first learned of the role of the mob and gambling profession in pro football from Bernie Parrish's book, "They Call It a Game," published in the early 1970s. I interviewed Parrish and learned fascinating things. The major thesis of the book is just what you say: pro football is all about money and it isn't really a game. Parrish devoted an entire chapter to organized crime ties of NFL owners. Best, Don Bauder
Don Bauder 9:30 p.m., March 30
Garrett Harris 8 p.m., March 30
Brandon Hernández 5 p.m., March 30
Jeff Smith 4 p.m., March 30
Matt Potter 3:30 p.m., March 30
Don Bauder 2:30 p.m., March 30
Liz Swain 11:30 a.m., March 30
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