The NFL's slap-on-the-wrist two-game suspension of one of its stars, Ray Rice, became an indefinite ban after video surfaced showing him knocking his fiancee out with a punch. Most domestic violence cases aren't played out so publicly or generate so much discussion. Discussion about abuses, about victims who sometimes stay, about the role of employers. And about public opinion.
Sarah Kogod, domestic violence survivor, sportswriter
Linda Johanek, CEO, Domestic Violence & Child Advocacy Center