How race and recollection still frame an Alabama football fatality 40 years later.
Wednesday, October 9
Tuesday, October 8
A decorated college track coach, forced to resign because of an affair she had with a athlete 10 years before, fights back.
Monday, October 7
Saturday, September 28
Sex in the NBA in the wake of Magic Johnson’s HIV announcement.
Sunday, September 22
The lost dream of Korleone Young, a high school basketball star who skipped college and flamed out after only one NBA season.
Wednesday, September 18
Charlie Rowan was a small-time cage fighter who couldn’t catch a break. He owed money to impatient people and needed to start over. Late one night, he came up with a plan.
Saturday, September 14
Wednesday, September 11
On lucha libre’s exóticos, “wrestlers who dress in drag and kiss their rivals, never quite revealing whether the joke is on their opponents, themselves or conservative Mexican society at large.”
Saturday, September 7
A profile of the NFL quarterback gone bust.
Thursday, September 5
In January, the body of a 17-year-old athlete was found in his high school’s gym. The authorities ruled it an accident. His friends and family aren’t convinced.
Friday, August 30
In search of the former boxing champ, who refuses to believe he has HIV.
Wednesday, August 28
On the fall of Aaron Hernandez, who friends say had been “twisted on dust for more than a year” before the murder of Odin Lloyd.