As Eddie Matz explores in ESPN The Magazine, the 40-yard dash is football's signature sprint -- and is as important a distance ever runs. Too bad no one quite knows why.
In ESPN The Magazine's Fan Issue, Eddie Matz writes about how Eagles linebacker Ernie Sims and his feverish style of play has made a definite impression on the Vikings' Adrian Peterson.
This is ESPN The Magazine's 2011 Franchise Rankings entry for the Kansas City Chiefs.
This is ESPN The Magazine's 2011 Franchise Rankings entry for the Indianapolis Colts.
This is ESPN The Magazine's 2010 Franchise Rankings entry for the New England Patriots.
This is ESPN The Magazine's 2010 Franchise Rankings entry for the Cincinnati Bengals.
Eddie Matz tells the story of the Harbaugh coaching tree in the latest issue of ESPN The Magazine.
ESPN The Magazine's Eddie Matz offers four alternative ways to spice up the Super Bowl with unconventional betting, from bringing Vegas-style props into your house to a twist on a traditional box contest.
Athletes voiced any and all opinions on Twiter in 2009. And that's changed everything.
Falcons RB Michael Turner erased a lifetime of doubt last season. Now comes the hard part -- the encore.