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How Many More Sayrevilles?

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A Nation of Sayrevilles indeed. Michael Kasdan digests the latest high school locker room hazing and abuse incident, this one in Doylestown, PA.

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The NFL Steps Up and Speaks Out Against Domestic Violence

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After several high profile incidents some NFL players step up with a strong message.

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Dale Jr. and the Cost of “Manning Up”

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NASCAR’s most popular driver talks about concussions, coming back, and the price of “pushing through”.

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Royals Run Recalls Memories of Rooting Against The Dreaded Yankees

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This Kansas City Royals World Series appearance has Brian Harmon daydreaming of the ghosts of Royals past.

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Parents Behaving Badly, Part II – The Questions We Should Be Asking Ourselves

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Hank Zona tells parents what questions they should ask of themselves to navigate the world of youth sports.

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A Rich History: How the San Francisco Giants Became MLB’s Favorite Underdogs

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The San Francisco Giants aren’t underdogs very often. The seven-time world champions have bred a long tradition of success, from their roots in Manhattan to their current home in the Bay Area.

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The Tigers Are Going to the World Series!! In Japan, That Is.

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As our World Series begins, so does another on the other side of the world. Mike Kasdan shares his baseball memories from The Land of the Rising Sun.

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Parents Behaving Badly, Part I: 5 Bad Parenting Attitudes In Youth Sports

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Hank Zona reads us parents the riot act for the negative impact we have on our children in Part I of his three-part series on adults and youth sports.

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Building a Contender: Four Pillars of Success, The Royals Way

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Sr. Royals Correspondent Justin Ricklefs explains how the World Series bound Royals built a winner by relying on youth, giving chances, taking that big risk, and having patience.

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Poll: Pistorius Gets 5 Year Jail Sentence – Was It Enough?

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Oscar Pistorius has begun his five-year prison term. Is the sentence too much, too little or about right—we want to hear from you in the one question poll below.

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Learning from The Kansas City Royals: 3 Keys To Success in Baseball and in Life

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Patrick Sallee, on how the surprising KC Royals are showing us how to do it the John Wooden way.

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Ara Parseghian: On Greatness

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The legendary Notre Dame coach, defining leadership.

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When Life Kicked Me Down, I Played Golf With My Father

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Back home with his parents, away from D.C. and the love of his life, Brent Stoller learned life changing lessons playing golf with his father.

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NFL Educates Teams on Small Ebola Risk–Forgets to Mention Large Concussion Risk

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Tor Constantino looks at the NFL’s attempt to demonstrate concern for player safety regarding Ebola but not the concussions suffered by up to 30% of players on average.

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Sports Explained: The Complex Simplicity of Baseball

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The opening piece in our new weekly humor series, Sports Explained. A well-traveled anonymous blogger’s take on the ‘ins and outs’ of baseball.

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Blake Griffin Uncut: What It Was Like Playing For a Rich Racist Owner

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NBA superstar Blake Griffin is now writing for The Players Tribune. His topic of choice: Donald Sterling. His view: ‘Some people are so poor all they have is their money.’

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