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Closeup — Lee Young-Pyo

When it was all over—the Fred Astaire footwork, the subtle wizardry, the impressive globetrotting—there was only adoration. As Young-Pyo Lee walked off the pitch for the final time as a...

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Football

Alfred Morris - Humble Beyond Belief

Ever since Henry Ford’s first Model T hit the streets in 1908, automobiles have fascinated the American public. We’ve been transfixed by Beetles, GTOs, Corvettes, Ferraris and Hummers. We still...

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MLB Baseball

Crushing It

It sounds preposterous now—kind of like an era when carbs weren’t counted, phones weren’t smart and people didn’t tweet—but there was a time when Chris Davis considered quitting baseball. Davis,...

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Basketball

NBA Closeup -- Kyle Korver

The filth and stench of the city was overwhelming. Little boys ran naked through the alleys. A slum-dwelling mother bathed her child under a small, open-air faucet. A grown man...

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Along for the Ride

The “Hello Kitty” poster was the first clue: Something was amiss. This couldn’t actually be the office of an NFL head coach, could it? Where were the pithy motivational placards...

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Featured

God-sized Dreams

The “Hello Kitty” poster was the first clue: Something was amiss. This couldn’t actually be the office of an NFL head coach, could it? Where were the pithy motivational placards...

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In the News: Jason Campbell

Larry Campbell sighs wistfully and daydreams for a moment. His son, Jason Campbell, has been a star quarterback for much of his life. He took his high school team to...

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Bradford, McCoy and Tebow: Heis-men

From the Sports Spectrum Archives... Warning to all Texas and Oklahoma football fans: Read no further. Why are you still reading? Portions of this article will rock you to your...

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