I Want Michael Sam to Succeed, But Will He?

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N.C. Harrison has some doubts about Michael Sam’s long-term NFL prospects, but he’d love for him to prove that nice guys don’t finish last.

We Are All Warriors Today: The Death of a Legend

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N.C. Harrison reflects on the Ultimate Warrior’s death and the Undertaker’s Wrestlemania defeat.

The Most Transphobic Thing That Ever Happened…

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Oliver Lee Bateman examines one of the most transphobic moments in television history.

A Wrestlemania Without CM Punk

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N.C. Harrison laments the absence of star wrestler CM Punk from this year’s Wrestlemania lineup.

Proving Your Manhood: “Thank You, Sir. May I Have Another?”

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“Absorbing punishment to prove you’re a man seems like the easy way out,” argues Oliver Lee Bateman.

When Unmanliness Was Manly: The Story of “Playboy” Buddy Rose

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Historian Oliver Lee Bateman reflects on the unorthodox career of pro wrestler “Playboy” Buddy Rose.

Behind the Mask: The Amazing True Story of Masked Wrestling in the United States

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Historian Oliver Lee Bateman reflects on a time when masked wrestlers ruled the American South.

Masculinity and Competitiveness: Why I Quit Playing Video Games

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Oliver Lee Bateman thought he was immune to the ill effects of competitiveness. Then he got involved in e-gaming.

Every Super Bowl Quarterback Performance Ranked (and a pick for Super Bowl 48)

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ESPN game show winner Jim Jividen breaks down the greatest Super Bowl quarterback performances of all time.

Brother vs. Brother: A Conversation about the NFC Championship Game

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ESPN game show winner Jim Jividen and his longtime friend Kirk Hiner discuss the raw emotions that accompany the upcoming game between their favorite teams.

Coaches: Bullies from the Top Down

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N.C. Harrison recounts his own experiences with bullying coaches.

2013 Survivor Series Preview

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Wrestling expert and game show champion Jim Jividen previews the 2013 Survivor Series and ranks every match in the history of the event.

NFLPA Fantasy Football

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ESPN game show winner Jim Jividen lays out your fantasy draft for you.

Mansplained: SummerSlam 2013

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Wrestling expert Jim Jividen breaks down this weekend’s pay-per-view extravaganza and ranks every match in SummerSlam history.

What a Female Pro Wrestler Taught Me About Courage

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NC Harrison reflects on the career-ending injury suffered by his favorite female pro wrestler, a woman whose achievements he admired and whose hurts he understood.

On Strength, Beauty, and Strongman Contests

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Strongman NC Harrison is comfortable in his very large body, even if he confounds the expectations of others.