From injury-prone troublemaker to fan favorite, Shane Victorino has arrived.
The London Olympics were a benchmark for women, especially U.S. women. But what does that mean beyond the Games? For two team sports, the hope and expectation is their accomplishments in London will be a springboard to something more.
Alex Morgan joined that rarefied company of athletes who deliver on the biggest stage at the biggest moment, and it was fitting she did it on a historic day for U.S. female Olympians.
Knee surgery, naysayers, DBs -- it seems none can slow down Wes Welker.