A profile of Russell Baze, the winningest jockey in American history.
Wednesday, August 14
Tuesday, August 13
The family history behind college football’s most talked-about player.
Monday, August 12
An interview on nature vs. nurture with the author of The Sports Gene: Inside the Science Of Extraordinary Athletic Performance.
Sunday, August 11
How the heir to a horse racing empire became an informant on the Zetas cartel as they pushed their money laundering operations into the lucrative quarter horse trade.
Thursday, August 8
Billy Dillon was about to sign a contract with the Detroit Tigers. Instead he was convicted–wrongly–of first-degree murder and spent the next 27 years in prison.
Wednesday, August 7
How a Peace Corps volunteer turned a high school basketball squad into Afghanistan’s national team.
Sunday, August 4
How cable sports channels extort hundreds of dollars per year out of every cable subscriber for programming that less than 10% regularly watch.
Saturday, August 3
The last great brawling sports team in America—Reggie, Catfish, Goose, Gator, and the Boss—remember their fallen leader.
Wednesday, July 31
Tuesday, July 30
A once-great golfer’s private second act.
Sunday, July 28
On the death of NBA star Reggie Lewis.