About Ryan O'Hanlon

Ryan O'Hanlon is the managing editor of the Good Men Project. He used to play soccer and go to college. He's still trying to get over it. You can follow him on Twitter @rwohan.

8 Appropriate Punishments for PED-Abuser Ryan Braun

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“Drugs are bad. Bad people do drugs. And bad people go to prison.”

#42: Handshakes and Happiness


Zambia won the Africa Cup of Nations and gave us a reason to smile.

#35: Coach Coughlin

Super Bowl Football

He is the best.

The Best of Good Sports in 2011



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Ryan O’Hanlon’s weekend in State College was a strange trip to the strangest land.

Why Do You Miss the NBA?


We’ve already missed two nights of NBA games, and now we’re all sad.

Grantland, ‘Man Up’ Is Bullshit

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Ah yes, Sarah Palin is finally writing headlines for Grantland!

English Soccer Isn’t Comfortable With Its Sexuality

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In England, soccer and masculinity collide, and neither one can escape from the past.

Why Was Lady Gaga Dressed Like a Man?

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Jo Calderone doesn’t like Lady Gaga.

Why Aren’t Men Teaching Kids?


You might be surprised why.

Sports Matter: Drew Magary

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Drew Magary talks to us about growing up the only sports fan in his family, the price of sportswriting, and the instincts of being a fan.

Steve Jobs: The Modern Macho Man

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Jobs is so important because of the way he carried himself and the way he succeeded.

The 10 at 10


Good drivers are bad drivers, the Internet is older than college students, and the earthquake destroys something in D.C.

Sports Matter: Rick Chandler


Rick Chandler talks to us about Deadspin, selling back range balls, and finding an elephant in your parking spot.

Gloria Steinem: Can Men Do What Women Do?

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Is masculinity the last frontier for feminism?

Don’t Be So Serious About Sports, Man

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‘The PGA and the NBA are not coming with offers. John McEnroe is not impressed by your spin serve.’