February 3, 2011

Former Jets’ Massage Therapists File Lawsuit Against Farve

Christina Scavo and Shannon O’Toole have filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against Brett Farve, claiming the quarterback attempted to have a “three-way” with them, ABC News reports.   Scavo and O’Toole were employed by the Jets as massage therapists.  Both women allege that Favre sent text messages making explicit sexual advances towards them.  Scavo said he treated her “like a hanging slab of meat.”  The suit calls the Jets locker room “a hot bed of sexual […]
October 5, 2010

Follow-up: Harassed Reporter Won't File Charges Against Jets

The National Football League has sent a memo to all 32 of its teams, reminding players and league employees that female reporters should be treated professionally and with respect.  Ines Sainz, the reporter in the middle of the NFL’s most recent firestorm, has made a statement that she will not file harassment charges against the Jets.   She told reporters that that the Jets players and coaches allegedly embarrassed her both at practice and in the […]
September 20, 2010

NFL Reporter Harassed – Is She to Blame for Dressing Too Sexy?

Allegations that female Mexican TV reporter Ines Sainz was treated improperly in the New York Jets’ locker room last Saturday have ignited a nationwide debate over how women should be treated in the male-dominated world of professional sports.  While Sainz waited to interview Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez, other Jets players and coaches engaged in questionable behavior directed at Sainz.  The behavior, which has been alleged to include boorish antics on the practice field and catcalls […]