Sports Illustrated

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The Other Side of a Miracle

Life, death, and last year’s Auburn-Alabama game.

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Love, Loss and Survival

Last summer, Gia Allemand took her own life in a New Orleans apartment complex. The first person on the scene was her boyfriend, NBA star Ryan Anderson. This is the story of how he survived.

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The Split

Relief pitcher Donnie Moore is best known for giving up a crucial home run during Game 5 the 1986 ALCS. It’s not what led to his suicide a few years later.

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Friday Night Lights

On the start of the high school football season in Odessa, Texas. An adaptation published alongside the release of Bissinger’s 1990 book of the same name, which led to the movie and the show.

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Fall to Earth

Shirley Dygert had never jumped before. Dave Hartsock jumped for a living. Neither of them knew what to expect when the parachute failed.

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Astro-Matic Baseball

Inside a struggling franchise’s radical rebuilding project.

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Crime and Punishment

The story of a high school basketball star’s sexual abuse conviction and its aftermath, told from all sides.

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'The Fight's Over, Joe'

Joe Frazier vs. Muhammad Ali, 20 years after their final fight.

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Remember His Name

The life and death of Pat Tillman.

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True to His Words

The story of Rubin “Hurricane” Carter’s exoneration.