Oscar Pistorius

Domestic Abuse Allegations Cause Brands to Rethink Sponsorships

NFL star Ray Rice indicted on charges of assault and domestic abuse.

Lance Armstrong and Oscar Pistorius Get (Fake) Tiger Woods-Style Nike ‘Winning’ Ads

Does winning take care of everything? Perhaps for Tiger Woods. Probably not for some other athletes who've been on Nike's payroll. Here are some nicely done spoofs of the much-discussed new Tiger ad that put the sports marketer's controversial headline in less comfortable contexts. Two more after the jump—with Michael Vick and (though he was not a Nike endorser) O.J. Simpson. Via.

Oscar Pistorius Ad by Nike Not Looking Quite as Awesome Today

Gun metaphors are probably never a good idea in sports marketing. But Nike is feeling the sting more than most today, having produced this ad in 2011 with Oscar Pistorius—who now stands accused of shooting his girlfriend to death.