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  1. The Uncensored 2014 U.S. Open Power Rankings

    Shane Ryan

    I just realized something: Unlike the other American majors, the U.S. Open lacks a sweet tagline. The Masters has "a tradition unlike any other," and the PGA Championship is "glory's last shot." Both pretty cool, right? But o...

    Blog | June 12, 2014
  2. #HotSportsTakes: If You Think College Stars Should Get Paid, It's...

    Andrew Sharp

    Every now and then, we will attempt to write the worst sports column on earth. Today: Let's talk about college athletes getting paid, and the fallacy of "fairness." PHILADELPHIA — I was sitting in the shadows of the Liberty Bell on Monday ...

    Blog | September 24, 2013
  3. About Last Weekend: A True Yankee Win

    Spike Friedman

    In case you were busy going another year without winning a major, here's what you missed in sports last weekend: Despite Mariano Rivera's third consecutive blown save, the Yankees, powered by Alex Rodriguez's first home run of the season and Bre...

    Blog | August 12, 2013
  4. Why Tiger Woods, Warrior-Golfer, Will Win the PGA Championship

    Shane Ryan

    Normally I write a "top 10 contenders" post before each major, but after witnessing Tiger Woods's recent form, I decided it wasn't necessary. I'm convinced he's going to end his long drought and win this year's PGA Championship, "Glory's Last Shot," ...

    Blog | August 08, 2013
  5. Shank: Golf's Most Misused Word

    Caleb Hannan

    Today, 156 golfers from all over the world stepped on the first tee at Muirfield with hopes of winning the third major championship of the year. Somewhere in the back of their minds, they'll also be hoping to avoid what Steve Stricker did on the last...

    Blog | July 18, 2013
  6. Golf's Most Powerful Power Rankings: British Open Edition

    Shane Ryan

    Don't you hate those people who get all sentimental about the British Open, just because golf was born in Scotland and the windy, damp, overcast atmosphere of the year's third major harks back to that romantic era when shepherds tending their flocks ...

    Blog | July 18, 2013
  7. Grantland Reality Fantasy League: The Return of God's Chosen Spor...

    David Jacoby

    CT and Marlon are drownstrangling each other in the pool while Jemmye is double-fisting drinks and Tyrie is blacked out butt-naked on the toilet. THE CHALLENGE IS BACK! The "America's Fifth Major Sport" moniker may have been born in jest, but...

    Blog | July 12, 2013
  8. Golf's Most Powerful: May Edition!

    Shane Ryan

    The Players Championship starts today, which means it's time to unveil the Sport of Golf Power Rankings, a new feature for The Triangle. If you're new to the game, the Players Championship is often called "the fifth major," and tends to draw one of t...

    Blog | May 09, 2013
  9. To Els and Back: The Return of the British Open

    Jim Newell

    It was so, so tempting to churn out this recap of the Open Championship prematurely, on Saturday night, leaving blank spaces where necessary to plug in Adam Scott's winning score for his first major victory, the one everyone had been expecting from h...

    Blog | July 23, 2012
  10. Charles P. Pierce on the sexism of Major League Baseball's new me...

    Charles P. Pierce

    It's not about looking nice. It's about control.

    Story | Conversation | December 12, 2011
  11. Charlie Pierce on pay-for-play and compensating NCAA athletes

    Charles P. Pierce

    Compensating players was just the start &#8212 the entire system is about to collapse.

    Story | Conversation | November 01, 2011