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Thursday, August 7

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While The World Watched

The World Cup and Argentina’s “Dirty War.”

Wednesday, July 30

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Gold In The Mud

The story of imprisoned boxer James Scott, who contended for the light heavyweight title by staging fights inside Rahway prison.

Tuesday, July 29

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An Idiot in Exile

Johnny Damon, after baseball.

Sunday, July 27

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Blind Ambition

Erik Weihenmayer has climbed Mount Everest, raced across the Moroccan desert, and is about to kayak the Grand Canyon’s deadliest rapids—all without being able to see.

Saturday, July 26

Wednesday, July 23

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Total Recall

On LeBron James’s photographic memory.

Sunday, July 20

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Awakening the Giant

Y.A. Tittle, an 87-year-old Hall of Fame quarterback with dementia, travels to his hometown for the last time.

Saturday, July 19

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Pitchman

Tom Emanski changed the sport of baseball, his iconic instructional videos a mainstay on ESPN. Then he disappeared.

Thursday, July 17

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The Many Crimes of Mel Hall

A flamboyant player, a charismatic coach, and a sex predator.

Wednesday, July 16

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Foul Territory

A father who brought his daughter to a ballgame and the fallout from a foul ball.

Friday, July 11

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Just Undo It

A 2011 profile of LeBron James, originally meant to run in Port, that was killed by Nike.

Tuesday, July 8

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The Loser

A profile of the boxer Floyd Patterson, after a painful loss to Sonny Liston.