Count the New England Patriots Out at Your Own Risk (Because It’s Fun!)
Tom Brady and co. lost to the Detroit Lions, 26-10.
Buffalo Bills Twitter Account Announces Team’s Arrival in Minnesota, May Not Know Where Minnesota Is
Why Is Tiger Woods Even Here?For four days, I watched the greatest golfer of all time try to sweat his way to victory. I wanted it as much as he did.
Eliud Kipchoge Destroys Marathon World Record By 1 Minute and 18 SecondsHe finished the Berlin Marathon in 2:01:39.
The Beautiful, Ugly GameThe bitter, petty, ridiculous U.S.-Mexico soccer rivalry is great for both countries.
The Sports Pages’ New ClothesHow long can the Athletic grow like a tech disruptor if it reads the same as the newspapers it’s poaching from?
What Is an “Executive Director of Research and Identity,’ and Why Did the Los Angeles Clippers Hire a Magazine Writer to Be Theirs?
Buffalo Cornerback Vontae Davis Has Had Enough of the Bills, Apparently Retires From Football Mid-Game
The Five Ratings Numbers That Prove the NFL Is Dying (and the Five That Prove the League Will Never Die)
How We See Serena WilliamsShe is a champion, a goddess, and a flawed human being. Our conversations about her should reflect her complexity.
After One Half of Football, Khalil Mack Makes the Bears Look Good (but he Makes the Raiders Look Terrible)
The Miami Dolphins’ Kenny Stills, Albert Wilson, and Robert Quinn Are Keeping the NFL’s Protest Movement Alive
Eagles Safety Malcolm Jenkins’ Quest to Move the Conversation “Away From the Anthem”The Super Bowl champion did not protest before the season opener.