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  1. You Know Me, I’m Your Friend: DEA Raids and the NFL’s...

    Charles P. Pierce

    My favorite sporting event of all time is the 1904 Olympic marathon, which took place in St. Louis. It was the very strangest part of the very strangest Olympics ever held. A gymnast with a wooden leg won three gold medals. The Games were held in con...

    Blog | November 24, 2014
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  3. Big 12 lunchtime links

    Brandon Chatmon

    Shouldn't NCAA 15 be out by now? Oh, wait... It's been a busy but fruitful summer for Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty. Iowa State won't finish ninth like most outsiders expect, writes Randy Peterson of the Des Moines Register. Redshirt freshma...

    Blog | July 21, 2014
  4. Spring primer: Kansas Jayhawks

    Brandon Chatmon

    Kansas kicked off its spring football drills on Thursday with a lot of work to be done. The Jayhawks' to-do list is lengthy, with finding a quarterback and offensive playmakers sitting atop of it. Offensive returner ready to take next step: New of...

    Blog | March 07, 2014
  5. Ben Johnson promotes anti-doping campaign

    Disgraced sprinter Ben Johnson is the face of a new anti-doping campaign.

    Story | Conversation | August 29, 2013
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  7. 9.79*: Story of Lewis-Johnson airs tonight

    Playbook Trending

    In the history of the Olympics, there's never been a controversy quite like what ensued over the 100-meter race at the 1988 Seoul Games. It brought together Carl Lewis (U.S.) and Ben Johnson (Canada), who had been fierce competitors. Lewis was known ...

    Blog | October 09, 2012
  8. 9.79, Ben Johnson, Carl Lewis, and the Seoul Olympics

    Charles P. Pierce

    For 9.79 seconds in Seoul, a perfect moment at the 1988 Summer Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | October 09, 2012
  9. B.S. Report: Malcolm Gladwell

    Bill Simmons

    Malcolm Gladwell and Bill Simmons discuss the upcoming 30 for 30 film 9.79*, how Canada embraced the sprinter Ben Johnson, and the use of PEDs in sports. You can listen to this podcast on iTunes or the PodCenter. Previously on t...

    Blog | October 05, 2012
  10. YouTube HOF: Olympic Endorsements

    Grantland staff

    The London Games kick off this week, and we here at the Hollywood Prospectus blog thought we'd take a break from not talking about sports to fully indulging in OLYMPIC FEVER!, particularly the part where corporations make money off of OLYMPIC FEVER! ...

    Blog | July 25, 2012
  11. The 2013 Big 12 recruiting scorecard: June

    David Ubben

    June is nearly over, and as we head into July, it's time to update the Big 12 recruiting scorecard. You can see each full class by clicking on the team name, but you'll need ESPN Insider access to see the full coverage. Here's where the Big 12 sta...

    Blog | June 28, 2012
  12. The 2013 Big 12 recruiting scorecard: May

    David Ubben

    May is nearly over, and as we head into June, it's time to update the Big 12 recruiting scorecard. You can see each full class by clicking on the team name, but you'll need ESPN Insider access to see the full coverage. Here's where the Big 12 stan...

    Blog | May 30, 2012
  13. Kicking off the Big 12 recruiting scorecard

    David Ubben

    Recruiting season got started in earnest on Tuesday with the release of the ESPN 150, so it's time to offer our first real check-in on where the Big 12 recruiting classes sit with a little less than 10 months before players can officially sign. Re...

    Blog | April 18, 2012
  14. Jayhawks score a signal-caller

    Dual-threat quarterback Montell Cozart (Shawnee Mission, Kan./Bishop Miege) committed to sign with Kansas on Saturday. The 6-foot-2, 185-pound prospect also received scholarship offers from Minnesota, West Virginia and Northern Illinois. Iowa S...

    Blog | April 01, 2012
  15. Trey Burke joins elite company again

    Michael Rothstein

    Michigan guard Trey Burke just completed a season where he went from an underrated prospect to one of the best guards in the Big Ten. He earned half of the league's Rookie of the Year along with Indiana's Cody Zeller, guided Michigan to a NCAA tou...

    Blog | March 22, 2012
  16. TE Ben Johnson is KU's first 2013 commit

    Damon Sayles

    Tight end Ben Johnson (Basehor, Kan./Basehor-Linwood) took to Twitter after finalizing major news regarding his recruiting process. The tweet read: "Officially a jayhawk baby! #kansasfootball" Johnson, a 6-foot-6, 225-pound tight end, verbally ...

    Blog | February 24, 2012
  17. Kansas gets on the board for 2013

    Junior tight end Ben Johnson (Basehor, Kan./Basehor-Linwood) has become the first Class of 2013 commitment for Kansas, reports. Johnson, a 6-foot-5, 225-pound prospect, received his scholarship offer from the Jayhawks on Wednesday. Iow...

    Blog | February 24, 2012
  18. BC's Kevin Rogers takes leave of absence

    Heather Dinich

    Boston College first-year offensive coordinator Kevin Rogers has asked for a leave of absence for health reasons, and will be out indefinitely, the school announced on Monday. Tight ends coach Dave Brock has been named acting offensive coordinator...

    Blog | September 12, 2011