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.
Friday, August 29
Thursday, August 28
The author examines his terrible football career.
Tuesday, August 26
After Devaughn Darling died during a workout with the Florida State football team, his family was awarded a payout of $2 million. That was 13 years ago. Only $200,000 has come.
Friday, August 22
Thursday, August 21
Jared Lorenzen was a star quarterback in college. He won a Super Bowl. And just like the author, he has spent his entire life fighting, and losing, a battle with his weight.
Sunday, August 17
Once their careers end, pro wrestlers often fall into emotional and physical disrepair. One of their own, Diamond Dallas Page, has a fix.
Thursday, August 14
This is what happens when you concoct game-fixing allegations against a Major League pitcher because of a perceived slight on Facebook.
Saturday, August 9
To understand why a 64-year-old man would try and break the land speed record by traveling hundreds of miles per hour, you need to know a little something about his family.
Thursday, August 7
Wednesday, July 30
The story of imprisoned boxer James Scott, who contended for the light heavyweight title by staging fights inside Rahway prison.