When Fighting Irish Eyes Are Smiling

A son, his dad, and a lifetime love of all things Irish.

Old ’89

In tight couplets, John Trigonis writes of desire, car wrecks, desperation, and Superbowl XLII.

Johnny U: The Life and Times of John Unitas

As the Super Bowl approaches Jesse Kornbluth tells the story of Johnny Unitas, a football legend.

The Year In Sports: A Look Back at the Biggest Stories of 2014

From the Sochi Olympics to the NFL’s epicly bad year to the World Cup to athletes speaking out in the wake of police killings, Mike Kasdan reviews all the biggest stories we covered this year at The Good Men Project Sports

All I Want For The Holidays This Year Is a Power Forward, a DH Who Can Hit, and An Offensive Line

Alan Wolf and our readers share their sports holiday wish lists!

Want to Become an Expert on Sports? Just Utter These Three Little Words

Al Deluise shares the one go-to phrase that you can use to fake your way through any sports-intensive conversation.

Matt Kemp Gives Young Fan the Shirt Off His Back

When he thought no one was paying attention, he made Joshua Jones’ day.

Is the NFL Ready for a Gay Player?

Sources say at least one gay NFL player may be ready to make his sexual orientation public.

The Giants Win the World Series: Our Moonlight (Graham) by the Bay Club

While still savoring the Giants’ latest World Series victory, Jim Jividen pauses to reflect on the lives of the nine men who played only one career game with the San Francisco Giants.

You Deserve It

‘You’re proud of that, aren’t you?’ Mr. Damianakos had caught me admiring my trophy.

A Dad Strikes Out

Bestselling author Michael Levin talks about his realization that his sons will never speak the language of baseball the way he does, and that’s okay.

Movies: Hank Aaron, the Hammer, to Get His Own Biopic [@spodachozn1]

The baseball legend is getting a biopic, chronicling his greatness in celluloid.

Why I Still Love Wes Welker

We all might want to try to be a little less die-hard sports fans and a little more devoted human being fans.


Tom vs. Eli; NYC vs. Boston; Redeem vs Redemption; Gronk vs Cruz.

Why I Love the Patriots But Hate the Super Bowl

What does the media blitz say about us as men?

Football Gods Give Pats Redux

Sterling Moore, not Tom Brady, was the MAN.