A team of destiny (Auburn) versus a team making history (Florida State) is a fitting finale to the BCS era.
John Calipari claims he doesn't need a national title for validation or for his legacy. But when you've been branded the best coach to have never won it all, it does matter. And John Calipari very much matters Monday night.
Joe Paterno finally broke his silence on his role in the Penn State scandal -- but his version of events does little to restore his legacy.
Cliff Lee's two World Series losses could end up being his legacy with the Rangers as he entertains free agent offers this offseason.
Brett Favre wouldn't call it revenge, but he undoubtedly took great personal satisfaction in leading the Vikings to an impressive victory over Green Bay, writes Gene Wojciechowski.
Let's take Alex Rodriguez at his word and judge his baseball legacy, including his Hall of Fame candidacy, "from this day forward."
One of Dan Rooney's lasting football legacies might have more to do with a rule than another Super Bowl ring, writes Gene Wojciechowski.
Aaron Rodgers didn't erase the memory of Brett Favre on Monday, but he did start to establish his own legacy.
Be like Mike? Nope. Turns out Charles Barkley, not Michael Jordan, is the man with a plan.
Roger Clemens' legacy isn't the only one at stake. House Committee members had better bring the heat -- or else.
Barry Bonds dared the feds to indict him. Not they have. And Bonds' legacy becomes one of perjury and obstruction.
He brought the Rockies into baseball in 1991. Later disgraced, imprisoned and freed just two years ago, the reclusive first owner of the club finally talks.
The first national title was for them. The second one is for the Gators' legacy as a great all-time team, writes Gene Wojciechowski.
Eddie Robinson won a mind-boggling 408 games, but numbers don't begin to capture the impact of his legacy, writes Gene Wojciechowski.
George Halas would be proud of his Bears. But not everybody is proud of Halas as Chicago heads to the Super Bowl.
Floyd Landis? Justin Gatlin? They're in a bind, but Gene wants to know why we should care now when they didn't matter before?