Nov 26, 2019

Daily Roundup: Nov. 26

Here’s a recap of the latest sports news: Where is baseball going? And how are the best teams trying to get there? The Athletic’s Peter Gammons breaks it down. Tiger Woods’ epic fall is still unmatched 10 years after infamous car crash, writes USA Today’s Christine Brennan. Vontae Davis retired at halftime of an NFL [...]

Dec. 7: The Great American Sports Page
Nov 25, 2019

Dec. 7: The Great American Sports Page

A number of the nation’s top sports writers, columnists and editors will gather in the Newseum’s Knight TV Studio Dec. 7 to discuss what makes great sports journalism and who are the great sports journalists of the past and present.

Nov 25, 2019

Daily Roundup: Nov. 25

Here’s a recap of the latest sports news: The Harvard-Yale football game had an hour-long delay before the start of the game when student protesters rushed on to the field to protest against climate change. Jacob Bogage and Hannah Knowles of The Washington Post report. The Undefeated’s Domonique Foxworthy explains why Ravens QB Lamar Jackson [...]

Nov 22, 2019

Daily Roundup: Nov. 22

Here’s a recap of the latest sports news: Secret-power-broker equipment managers, safety tests that can be gamed, marketing over science. Sports Illustrated’s Greg Bishop explores a growing, complex and concerning football helmet industry. Browns DE Myles Garrett alleges that Mason Rudolph called him a racial slur prior to last week’s brawl, sources told ESPN’s Josina [...]

Povich Rewind: Sammy Baugh Retires
Nov 21, 2019

Povich Rewind: Sammy Baugh Retires

With the Washington Redskins in the midst of one of their worst seasons in years, a look back at Shirley Povich’s reflection of the 1952 retirement of one of the team’s greatest players, Sammy Baugh, seemed in order.