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Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Peyton Manning
Much like tattoos or passwords, jersey numbers can be a highly personal affair for their owners. The significance behind a jersey number can sometimes offer a little glimpse into an athlete’s psyche, his past, or his hopes for the future....
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Peyton Manning
Much like tattoos or passwords, jersey numbers can be a highly personal affair for their owners. The significance behind a jersey number can sometimes offer a little glimpse into an athlete’s psyche, his past, or his hopes for the future....
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
The World Series is underway, with Major League Baseball and its fans hoping it will last a little longer than last fall, when the San Francisco Giants swept the Detroit Tigers. Seven of the last nine World Series have been over in four or five...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Athlon Sports monthly, the world's largest sports magazine (9.3 million monthly circulation), is now offering a digital edition of its popular product. Featured under the "magazine" tag on AthlonSports.com, the digital version of the...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Fox Sports 1: What you need to know about sports' newest network
From those wonderful folks who gave you Bart Simpson and Bill O’Reilly comes FOX Sports 1, “America’s New Sports Network." Rupert Murdoch’s latest underdog upstart follows in the successful footsteps of FOX Broadcasting...
Nathan Rush
1 year ago
UFC Champ Ronda Rousey
Go just about anywhere in Las Vegas this time of year and you are likely to spot at least one beautiful blond Southern California girl in sunglasses talking on a cell phone.Most of them have arrived on a quick flight or taken the short drive...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Rich McVey
1 year ago
Jay-Z has built an empire in the worlds of music and fashion. Now the 43-year-old is set to try his hand at building the brands of athletes across the sports landscape. Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Sports has teamed with Creative Artists Agency (CAA) —...
Nathan Rush
1 year ago
If you’re a weekend angler preparing for a day on the banks or on the water, you’ve probably got your hooks, lines, sinkers and an assortment of bait and favorite lures. But what other essentials are you carrying? We asked some of the world’s top...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Do golfers on the PGA Tour pay their own travel expenses to and from Tour events? And what about rooming costs and meals? — Larry Freeze, Topeka, Kan.   Yes, they do. And it can be pretty expensive. Some estimates place the annual...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
We asked, they answered. Athlon Sports set out to gauge the opinions, tastes and preferences of major league baseball players, circa 2013. More than a fifth of all MLB players responded to our survey, sharing their opinions on fellow players,...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
In your opinion, what is the greatest sports-themed advertising campaign of all time? I like ESPN’s “This is SportsCenter” spots. — Sarah Crawley, Fairfax, Va.   Those SportsCenter ads, with their creative use of easily recognizable...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
When Austin Meadows tries to balance what’s left of his high school experience with the demands of being one of Major League Baseball’s next great center fielders, he’s got a sympathetic ear just down the hall at Grayson High School in...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Ever since Lance Armstrong lost his Tour de France titles, I have been wondering if the people who came in second in those races were awarded the titles.  — Irene Paul, Northfield, N.H. That would be the simple solution, but the ubiquity...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
How would legendary athlete Jim Thorpe compare to today’s top performers? — James A. Clark, Ardmore, Okla. It’s an age-old debate: How would athletes from past eras compare to today’s outsized, highly trained, mega-talented superstars? Could...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
What does NASCAR do with the money from the fines they levy against the owners and drivers? — B. Linely, Morristown, Tenn. Thankfully, it goes to a good cause and not back into the sport’s already deep pockets. Beginning in 2008, NASCAR...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
There are few families whose names are more inextricably linked to the history, heritage and heartbreak of the Indianapolis 500 than the Andrettis. While the Unser Family has the record for most Indianapolis 500 victories with nine, the...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
The 29th NBA Draft Lottery ping-pong balls will be bouncing behind closed doors Tuesday with 1,000 permutations in play and the top three picks in this year’s NBA Draft (Thursday, June 27) at stake. Ever since the New York Knicks won the lottery...
Nathan Rush
2 years ago
As the final seconds ticked away at Florida State’s Doak Campbell Stadium last fall, defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd was in no mood to celebrate his Florida Gators’ upset of their bitter rival.   Not yet, at least. Floyd was too tired...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
Size, speed, stats and awards don’t matter if a prospect is Physically Unable to Perform. Here are biggest health concerns in the 2013 NFL Draft. Matt Barkley QB, USC (Shoulder) After suffering a sprained AC joint in his right (throwing)...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
The NFL is interested in expanding its presence internationally, and the world is reciprocating by providing talent for league teams. Kansas City Pro Bowler Tamba Hali (Liberia), standout Raiders kicker Sebastian Janikowski (Poland) and Giants...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
I’m wondering if there is a Major League Baseball player that played on a championship Little League World Series team and a championship College World Series team and a championship Major League Baseball team.  — Kevin Bray, St....
Athlon Sports
2 years ago

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