Using Fear As Fuel

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Body boarding champ Fran J. Castro says that surfing and training helps him face his fears head on.

The Power of Visualization in Sports and in Life

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Want It! See It! Get It! Shiney Sparks explains how to visualize your way to success, just like a world class athlete.

After My Kid Learned To Walk, I Got Him a Wiffle Ball Bat. What Happened Next WILL BLOW YOUR MIND (A National Letter of Intent Day Satire)

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As the 24-hour sports networks cover National Letter of Intent Day and high school athletes choose what university they’ll make millions for in the upcoming years, Michael Kasdan wonders how young is too young.

Love (And Fear) At Work

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Culture is the ocean we swim in at work. It is the multiplier that enables or undermines excellence. But love? In the workplace? You bet.

America’s “Horcrux”: Sports Heroes and Villains

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Are we as a people too emotionally invested in sports? Kwame Brown, and Harry Potter, may hold the answer.

Dads Covered the Spread in Super Bowl XLIX Commercials

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This year’s batch of Super Bowl commercials were chock full of poignant homages paid to dads. Zach Rosenberg breaks them down.

I Hope You Never Have to Make This Call

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Domestic violence is on the agenda this Super Bowl Sunday. Ella Hicks wants it to be there every day, too.

Laird Hamilton: On Greatness

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“Do not be afraid of death. Be afraid of the half-lived life.” – Laird Hamilton  ♦◊♦ 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 […]

Johnny U: The Life and Times of John Unitas

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

Top 5 Reasons I Hate Tom Brady

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Is he the best? Maybe. But that doesn’t mean we have to like him.

The Man We All Looked Up To: Ernie Banks, 1931-2015

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When Ernie Banks played baseball, white boys weren’t supposed to idolize black men. Fortunately, most white boys didn’t know that.

What’s Not To Understand? Children Were Raped.

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The Penn State scandal was a tragedy for many, but one that people seem to have passed over too soon.

John Bingham: On Greatness

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“The miracle isn’t that I finished. The miracle is that I had the courage to start.”  – John Bingham ♦◊♦ 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 […]

He Said What? Bad Lip Reading of the NFL (video)

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Have you ever wondered what the guys on the field are saying during games…and before… after?

Why I Really Want a Pete Carroll Jersey

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How one woman who lives in a big Football city found the same relationship between herself and a coach that many feel between themselves and a player.

Extremely Athletic Unicycling—Not Intended for Clowns

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Tramatized by clowns as a boy, Tor Constantino is thrilled to see extreme athletes embrace unicycling—breaking clowndom’s monopoly on the uber-cool, one-wheelers.