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Zen and the Art of Fantasy Football
July 09, 2013
Thirteen percent of Americans participate in fantasy sports—some even see it as the narrative backbone of their lives.
We Are Addicted to Football. It's Time for Rehab.
April 25, 2013
Tonight, the NFL Draft begins—in case you hadn’t heard. The cover of the most recent ESPN The Magazine is dedicated to it, and Sports Illustrated likely would have fronted it, too, had the Boston Marathon bombings not taken precedence.
The NFL Playoffs Offer Little Reward for All Their Risk
January 10, 2013
You won't believe how much Robert Griffin III got paid to injure his knee.
Nick Saban’s Long, Winding Path to Sophomoric Success
January 07, 2013
Alabama Coach Nick Saban might be the greatest college football coach in history—but only because he gave up on the pro game.
This Hit Caused a Concussion. It Was Also Legal. Discuss.
December 28, 2012
Balancing the safety of NFL players and the quality of the game is not so simple.
Roger Goodell Keeps Letting His League Down
December 11, 2012
The NFL's bounty scandal claims another victim: The commissioner who rushed to suspend everyone in site.