Our good friend A.D. sent this ESPN.com article by Jemele Hill on Myron Rolle that he thought would be good to post on VSL. The gist of the article is that Rolle's draft stock dropped because he had the temerity to care about something other than football. Rolle opted to forgo his senior year at FSU to study at Oxford after winning the Rhodes Scholarship. Can you imagine?There is an argument to be made that Rolle's fall will give pause to football players with interests beyond the gridiron. Maybe not though. If Rolle gets on the field and can be even an marginal player, every time he makes a play the announcers will comment on his "well-roundedness" and his academic aptitude. Good. Too often sports is a one-way ratchet where the teams (collegiate or pro) get what they want out of their...

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