In Praise of the Naked BootlegPeyton Manning’s most unstoppable weapon reveals what makes him a great quarterback.
The Year Football ChangedIn 1967, 20 years after Jackie Robinson broke baseball’s color line, there were no black quarterbacks in the NFL. Here’s how history was made.
The NFL Concussion Settlement Is Bad News for Football FansIt won’t help us understand how dangerous the sport really is.
Challenging Our PatienceBaseball’s new replay system ensures that bad calls will still get made for absolutely no reason.
An Important Life Lesson from Blackjack and BaseballYou gain more by not being stupid than you do by being smart.
The Five Baseball Dad CommandmentsA sign that perfectly captures the loutish behavior of overzealous Little League parents.
The Miracle on San Francisco BayOracle Team USA’s billionaire-funded, cheat-tastic America’s Cup comeback reveals the awesome power of the inspirational sports narrative.
Can Robert Griffin III Save the NFL?Or will pro football destroy the first megastar of the post-CTE age?
Play On, RogerThe greatest tennis player of all time has become mortal. Now maybe we can finally appreciate him.
Self-Loathing Wins ChampionshipsA video of a German tennis star berating himself is the key to understanding sports psychology.
Hard Work Isn't Always EnoughWant to improve your aerobic capacity? Better hope you have the right genes.
The Hall of FamerDeacon White invented the wind-up, popularized the catcher's mask, and got the first hit in a professional baseball league. Now, he’s finally in Cooperstown.
Andy and JamieHow Andy Murray’s obsession with beating his older brother helped him become a Wimbledon champion.