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The Original Jewish Brothers of the Gridiron

While at Harvard, Arnold and Ralph Horween won the Rose Bowl in 1920, then played professionally. Today, the Horweens are known for the unique leather the family company supplies for game balls.

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Jewish Giants of the NFL

In an excerpt from ‘Eat My Schwartz,’ the first pair of Jewish brothers to play in the NFL since 1923 talk about Jewish stereotypes, appreciating Passover, and their addiction to latkes

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The Hot Seat

This week on Unorthodox: ‘Employee of the Month’ host Catie Lazarus and pastor Scott Jones, plus NFL Twitter drama

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Don’t Hate the Player

This week on Unorthodox, sports writer Matthew Futterman and Latin enthusiast Ann Patty

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The Brothers Schwartz

Giants offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz showed some spekticism when he was asked if he’d like to play alongside his brother Mitchell

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Super Bowl Sunday: The Forgotten Jewish Holiday

It’s like Rosh Hashanah for football fans. Or is it like Passover? Whatever it is, it’s something familiar for Jews.

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Patriots Wide Receiver: Anticipation of Playing Football Is Like Waiting to Open Hanukkah Gifts

In his return from injury, Julian Edelman felt the magic of Hanukkah, then tore up his opponent

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The NFL as Religion

God, money, God, money, God, money, God, money, and Tostitos

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Buttgate: Al Michaels Says ‘Tuches’ on TV

The play-by-play announcer relied on his Yiddish skills during NBC’s Sunday Night Football broadcast. The refs went another route.

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Giants’ Geoff Schwartz to Play on Rosh Hashanah

Despite request, NFL schedules opener after start of the High Holiday

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N.F.L. Announcer Suspended After Jewish Joke

San Diego Chargers commentator will sit next game out after ‘cheap’ joke

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Football With a Dash of Jewish Stereotyping

N.F.L commentator makes ‘Jews are cheap’ joke during preseason game

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For Long-Suffering Chicago Bears Fans, Hope For Victory Has a New Name: ‘The Rabbi’

Tonight, Coach Marc Trestman faces his first test as he sends his players to face the rival Green Bay Packers

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Sundown: Brothers Lash Out at Egypt’s Leaders

Plus Israeli Conservatives to introduce gay rabbis, and more

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Bad Sport

The Jewish hero of the FX sitcom The League offers an engaging blend of Woody Allen’s neurosis and Larry David’s intransigence

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One Quarter In

We check in on our teams

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Sundown: Breaking! Ashkenazim Are Smart

Plus, Adelsons offer new Birthright gift, King kills Blitzer, and more

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Drafting Gabe Carimi

Jewish offensive lineman looks poised for high pick as right tackle

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Snyder Tries, Fails To Explain Lawsuit

Meanwhile, anti-Semitism charge goes unretracted

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The Other League

The short-lived American Football League, merged into the NFL after Super Bowl IV, invented the modern media spectacle that is pro football. And three Jews invented the show that was the AFL.

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Mathletic Prowess

Football Outsiders statistics guru Aaron Schatz previews the NFL playoffs with Tablet’s resident sports fanatic, Marc Tracy, and offers a strong outlook for pro football’s Jews

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Football and Fasting

Your Vox Tablet preview

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Jewish Badger Named Best Lineman

Carimi is Wisconsin’s left tackle

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Sundown: Cantor’s Strange Non-Bedfellow

Plus Archbishop Tutu calls for boycott, and more

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Winning Ugly

How our teams fared yesterday

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Three Up, Three Down

How our teams fared yesterday

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Check The Scoreboard!

How our teams fared yesterday

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Giants Trade for Jewish QB

Rosenfels to play for New York squad

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Sundown: The Talks Must Go On

Plus Rosenfels can’t catch a break, and more

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Today on Tablet

NFL preview, ‘inclusive education,’ and more

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