Girls’ Softball – And Being a Man

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Paul Schneider explains why coaching gives him another chance to stay connected to his kids and to teach them what he loves most about the game.

“It’s Only a Game” . . . Sort Of

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While his family watches him turn into a crazy man during baseball season, Nate Graziano wishes he could remember it’s only a game.

The English Captain after Beckham

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When most of his teammates played like they were already on summer vacation, Steven Gerrard was there. Carrying the team. Just like he had been for the past 17 years.

Making a Difference: A Conversation with Former Steelers QB Charlie Batch

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Steelers fans know Charlie Batch as the steadfast presence on the sidelines, ready to fill in for Big Ben on a moment’s notice. There is much more to the longtime Steelers back-up QB, though.

Earl Monroe: On Greatness

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Just be patient. Let the game come to you. Don’t rush. Be quick, but don’t hurry. –Earl Monroe ♦◊♦ The Good Men Project’s On Greatness brings you the most inspiring quotes and related imagery from the world of sports. Join us! If you have a favorite sports quote, please send us your submission via email to […]

Why We Run #27: To Break Heartbreak

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I ran, because I wasn’t going to let heartbreak get me down.

Institutionalized Rape Culture in Youth Sports: 3 Valuable Lessons

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Governing bodies for youth sports don’t intentionally condone child sexual abuse, but there’s much more they can do to protect children, says Dani Bostick.

4 Things a Man Wants Women to Know About Men

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There are still some glaring misconceptions about men. Here are some truths.

Why We Run: A Quarter Mile For Your Thoughts

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Some people run because they have to, some because they want to, some because they are running from their past and some because they’re running to a future. What’s your reason? — The Good Men Project Sports asked Why We Run?  In this feature series, we share your answers. Here are the latest five pieces. — “Any […]

Why We Run #26: Divorce Therapy

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Running can be a container for our anger and hurt.

Steph Curry: Unlimited Range

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Steph Curry is not only a great Dad, but he has sick range on his jump shot.

Billie Jean King: On Greatness

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Champions keep playing until they get it right. –Billie Jean King ♦◊♦ The Good Men Project’s On Greatness brings you the most inspiring quotes and related imagery from the world of sports. Join us! If you have a favorite sports quote, please send us your submission via email to anyone on the GMP sports team: Mike at […]

A Father and His Son: The Ted and Stan Letters

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Fathers are a bit like baseball season. They inspire you, but eventually they leave. They have to: that’s what angels do.

Billy Crystal Perfectly Describes Why Athletes Are No Longer Role Models (Video)

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Kids need heroes. Are there any left?

I’m A Better Man Because I Chose Running

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Running is breaking down barriers for Adam Crawford, but it’s not the act of running, it’s the therapy provided. — Beneath the Surface is peeling back the layers of this onion we call sports. Running is something I never thought I would enjoy. In high school baseball we ran as punishment for not doing something […]

Whoops, We’ve Got A Leaky Blatter

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It’s time for FIFA, and Sepp Blatter to step up and teach our kids about stewardship