When his second son was born, Ryan Bradley hoped he’d grow up to be a sports fan. In Week 13 of his NFL Diary, he tells us that you should always be careful what you wish for.
Why was a kid from Wisconsin painting on sideburns to look like Walt Frazier?
Alan Bishop worries we talk too much about the negative aspects of competition instead of focusing on all the positives.
In Week 12 of his NFL Diary, Ryan Bradley tells us what he’s thankful for. And what he’s thankful for is football on Thanksgiving.
What NFL teams fear is the potential negative coverage that could come with it. The media will write stories when players talk trash about gay players, when they say they aren’t ready, when they make homophobic comments.
Week 11 of his NFL Diary is all about the Broncos and Chiefs. Ryan Bradley breaks down what we learned from Sunday night’s showdown.
As Manny Pacquiao prepares to return to the boxing ring Saturday, the question on everyone’s mind is, does he still have what it takes to compete at boxing’s highest levels? In this infographic, Alex Hillsberg breaks down the Filipino’s life and career.
Of lads that wore their honours out: Chelsea Cristene explores the link between jock entitlement and rape culture.
Scott Behson predicted another second half swoon for the Pirates. It takes a good man to admit when he’s wrong.
Some fans root for teams to go undefeated. Ryan Bradley’s more interested in who might go winless. He was sorely disappointed by Week 10.
Max White was a Phillies fan when he moved to Boston. This year he started rooting for the Sox. That’s not wrong, is it?
Liam Day discusses Tony Dorsett’s diagnosis and how it’s related to the other story dominating the NFL this week.
In last week’s diary, Ryan Bradley handed out his awards for the first half of the NFL season. This week he hands out his anti-awards.
The Dolphins’ Richie Incognito stands accused of harassing teammate Jonathan Martin. The case, and those who have risen to defend Incognito, expose a seam of masculine insecurity in the 21st century, argues Travis Timmons.
As it was the article that sparked our series on Athletes Overcoming Obstacles, we decided to rerun an excerpt from Steven Holcomb’s memoir about bobsledding and blindness.
The season is halfway home and it’s time to distribute some hardware. In Week 8 of his NFL Diary, Ryan Bradley hands out his first half awards.