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  1. Vegas Weekend Recap: Ohio State's $100 Million Cover

    RJ Bell

    Bettors watching games at Vegas sportsbooks tend to go wild in response to the smallest successes (such as getting a first down in the second quarter). Some combination of the booze, cash, lack of sleep, and location strips away society's niceties. T...

    Blog | October 09, 2013
  2. Bill Simmons ranks the teams in the AFC

    Bill Simmons

    The Sports Guy gets ready for some football by ranking the teams in the American Football Conference.

    Story | Conversation | September 05, 2013
  3. What You Need to Know About the NFL's $765 Million Concussion Set...

    Bill Barnwell

    It was announced on Thursday that the NFL had tentatively settled its consolidated concussion lawsuit with thousands of players turned plaintiffs for $765 million. That's a number that sounds much bigger than it actually is; it's a bargain that the l...

    Blog | August 29, 2013
  4. Director's Cut for Thomas Boswell on Bill Veeck

    Michael MacCambridge

    Revisiting the 1981 Inside Sports profile of one of baseball's most legendary characters.

    Story | Conversation | August 07, 2013
  5. Q&A: Slim Thug on His Twitter Pitch to Bring Dwight Howard to Hou...

    Ian Cohen

    Dwight Howard has approximately 30 million reasons to stick with the Lakers this offseason, so rival suitors have found it necessary to resort to the intangible: Atlanta thinks playing in his hometown would appeal to D12, the Warriors are banking on ...

    Blog | July 02, 2013
  6. What the Carousel of Quarterback Mediocrity Says About This Year'...

    Robert Mays

    In the past month, the deck of quarterback mediocrity has seen plenty of shuffling. First, it was in Buffalo. Less than two years after getting $24 million guaranteed from the Bills, Ryan Fitzpatrick was released, off to Tennessee to back up Jake Loc...

    Blog | April 03, 2013
  7. YouTube HOF: Super Bowl Halftime

    Grantland Staff

    In its 47 years, the Super Bowl halftime show has become something of a definitive stage for American entertainment; a pop-cultural barometer, albeit a wildly unreliable one. It has created larger-than-life onstage moments that have inspired millions...

    Blog | January 30, 2013
  8. Breaking down the contrary views of Michael Vick

    Bill Simmons

    Unknowable. Infuriating. Impossible to pigeonhole. Is there any way to define the legacy of the Eagles $100 million quarterback?

    Story | Conversation | November 02, 2012
  9. July in Sports: By the Numbers

    Michael Kruse

    Here's a look at the numbers behind some of the biggest sports stories this past month. Send us suggestions for next month's edition by tweeting at @michaelkruse with the hashtag #GrantlandStats. What the 1948 London Olympics cost: $1.2 million. Co...

    Blog | August 02, 2012
  10. No one affected the fantasy world more than LaDainian Tomlinson

    Bill Simmons

    How many fantasy teams has LDT made or broken? Ten million? Twenty million? Now that's a career.

    Story | Conversation | July 25, 2012
  11. Tom Bissell on the making of 'Madden NFL'

    Tom Bissell

    Our man on video games takes a trip to John Madden's man cave to see how the game is made.

    Story | Conversation | January 17, 2012