Ryan McGee chats with college refs, who dish anonymous scouting reports on the top 5 teams in the BCS standings. How are LSU's and Alabama's defenses different? Can Boise State hang with the big boys? The zebras have the answers.
New bowls seem to pop up like weeds every year, and now major college football has reached the point where teams who aren't even .500 may have to get invites to fill all these slots. Ryan McGee takes a look at that, and the Stanford-ND matchup.
From the April 5, 2010 issue of ESPN The Magazine: Ryan McGee on the final possession in NCAA tournament games -- the classics, how you diagram it, where the fear lies, who needs the ball, who needs to sweat it out, and more.
With only 33 winners in history (and 2,197 losers) the Daytona 500 is one of the most elusive victories in NASCAR. Ryan McGee talks to the drivers who were thisclose to a Daytona win but never made it to victory lane.
Danny Lee's go-for-broke style led him to a 5 and 4 victory at the 108th U.S. Amateur on Sunday. Don't expect the world's No. 1-ranked amateur to take his foot off the gas any time soon writes Ryan McGee.
Let's put this money thing in perspective. Richard Petty earned $8.5 million over a 35-year career that produced seven Cup championships. Yet The King still trails Scott Wimmer -- yes, Scott Wimmer -- on the career earnings list.