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The NFL has been riddled with problems including domestic violence, concussions, performance-enhancing drugs, suspension and sideline and locker room misconduct over the past few years. The commissioner Roger Goodell hasn’t been able to get a …

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The “Heisman pose” is something all aspiring football players love to strike when they goof around during a pickup game with their friends. The pose matches that of the football player on the Heisman trophy, …

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“The team, the team, the team.” Bo Schembechler, the legendary University of Michigan Wolverines football coach who collected 194 wins and only 48 losses during his 21-year tenure at the university, drilled these words into …

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Few things tug at your heartstrings more than the sight of Peyton Manning on the wrong side of the scoreboard in a playoff game. It’s hard to watch him eye the field from the sidelines …

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“Snap from Patrick Lewis. Four-man Alabama rush. Got him. Oh no, they didn’t! Oh my gracious — how about that?” This college football play-by-play call from 2012 is one of the most memorable calls in …

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It’s hard not to remember the turmoil that unfolded three months after the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Michael Phelps covered the tabloids from front to back. It was not about how Phelps was seen as a …

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Kevin Garnett. Tony Allen. Javale McGee. Derrick Rose. Anthony Davis. Jabari Parker. Jahlil Okafor. What do they all have in common? They all played high school basketball in Chicago. What else do they have in …