Wednesday, September 17

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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.

Friday, August 29

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Jerry Football

A profile of Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones.

Thursday, August 28

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I Was the Worst High School Quarterback Ever

The author examines his terrible football career.

Tuesday, August 26

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The Right Thing to Do vs. The State of Florida

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

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Thursday, August 21

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You Can't Quit Cold Turkey

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

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The Rise of Beefcake Yoga

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

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MLB Game-Fixing Investigation Uncovers Lies, Luck and Hard Feelings

This is what happens when you concoct game-fixing allegations against a Major League pitcher because of a perceived slight on Facebook.

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Money in the Bank

Professional wrestling as the epitome of American capitalism.

Saturday, August 9

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What Drives Danny Thompson?

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

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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.