Golf: A Sport of Frailty and Redemption


Adam Crawford explains how the theme of redemption runs through the core of the sport of golf and why that attracts us to the game.

28 Black People Who Should Inspire You — Charlie Sifford


He’s been called the Jackie Robinson of golf.

Say What? (Version 1.0)


In this new regular weekly feature, The Good Men Project’s International Sports Editor David Packman will take a look at the top ten most memorable quotes from the world of sport in the past week.

Sports Explained: Golf

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From Caddyshack to Happy Gilmore. From Tiger to the Golden Bear. From Augusta to Pebble Beach. Wai Sallas, on Golf.

Michelle Wie is Finally Ready To Be the Next Big Thing

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Michelle Wie’s critics forgot all along that she was only a young person struggling with the same issues all young people struggle with, namely becoming an adult. Now that she has, Liam Day believes she could be on the brink of the greatness every assumed for her when she was 13.

Golf Digest’s Cover Reeks of Desperation


Members of the LPGA are rightly protesting Golf Digest’s decision to put non-golfer Paulina Gretzky on its cover. Liam Day believes it says as much about the sorry state of golf as it does about the continuing sexism in the publishing world.

Major Pain Comes Before Major Gain

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Tim O’Connor examines how Jason Dufner’s PGA Championship victory proved once again that to win spectacularly at most anything, you had to have failed spectacularly.

Infidelity and Powerful Men

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What the Anthony Weiner scandal teaches us about cheating and power dynamics between the sexes in America.

Masters Coverage: The Early Rounds Live From Augusta


In the second of three reports, Drew Williamson gives us his take on The Masters early rounds.

Masters Coverage: Live From Augusta


As The Masters begins, Drew Williamson, in the first of three reports, gives us his perspective on the most famous golf course in America.

14-Year Old Shoots 73 at Masters. Let’s Hope He Stays 14

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The feel good story of the first round of yesterday’s Master’s was obviously Tianlang Guan.

Tiger Woods, Redemption?

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Michael Taylor believes that in order for Tiger Woods to achieve redemption, he must first see himself as an ordinary man.

Tiger Woods is Once Again #1 in the World


With his win at Bay Hill yesterday, Tiger Woods ascended to #1 in the world for the first time since that fateful Thanksgiving weekend. Here, we rerun an article that ran last year after Tiger’s first tournament win in 30 months.

The Data Revolution in Sports, Part 2


In Part 1 of his essay, Liam Day traced the history of the data revolution from the factory floor to baseball’s front offices and beyond. In Part 2, he examines the fear of data.

The Benefits of Arrogance


Arrogance should not be encouraged, right?

Lance Armstrong’s Long Uphill Climb.


After admitting to Oprah that he cheated, Lance Armstrong faces a long, uphill climb to redemption. Despite all he’s done, Mark Radcliffe hope he gets there.