Great Sports Writing Links

CBS Sports
  • CBS Sports features live scoring and news for all the major sports leagues and college sports.
DC Sports Bog
  • Dan Steinberg and Sarah Kogod cover Washington-area sports and media in a Washington Post blog
Grantland
  • Bill Simmons and a cast of very talented writers tackle sports and pop culture in this off-shoot of ESPN.
GQ Sports
  • GQ’s sports section, where you can find great features and interviews.
Outside the Lines
  • Investigative journalism from ESPN.
New York Times Sports
  • The sports section for the New York Times.
Quickish
  • Dan Shanoff’s brainchild, Quickish provides real-time sports news recommendations.
SB Nation
  • A network of more than 300 team and area-specific blogs, plus national writers and broadcasters.
Sports Business Journal
  • Covering the business side of sports.
Sports Illustrated
  • Web companion to the long-running weekly sports magazine.
USA Today Sports
  • The sports section for the USA Today.
Washington Post Sports
  • The sports section for the Washington Post.
Yahoo Sports
  • Breaking news, investigative stories and scores from all aspects of the sports world.
Sports on Earth
  • David Kindred and a team of great sportswriters on the NFL, college football, MLB, NBA, college basketball, golf, tennis, hockey and more.
The Sporting News
  • Sports columnists, articles, blogs, games, scores, photographs, statistics and inside information.

Sports Media Links

Associated Press Sports Editors
  • APSE is a national organization that strives to improve professional standards of sports departments.
Awful Announcing
  • Focuses mainly on the perils and follies of the sports media with critiques of those within the sports world.
Association of Women in Sports Media
  • AWSM works to promote and increase diversity of sports media.
Big Lead
  • Insight on sports and the personalities that cover them.
Fang's Bites
  • Sports media links, press releases and critiques by Ken Fang.
Richard Deitsch
  • One of Sports Illustrated’s top writers, Deitsch often focuses on the world of sports media.
Sherman Report
  • Ed Sherman covers sports media.
Sports Journalists
  • An online community for sports journalists
Sports Media Watch
  • The latest on American sports media.
Will Leitch on Sports Media 
  • Sports on Earth media columnist Will Leitch

Other Sports Journalism Centers

Anneberg Institute of Sports Media & Society
  • University of Southern California’s Sports Media Program
John Curley Center for Sports Journalism
  • Penn State’s Sports Journalism Program
National Sports Journalism Center
  • Indiana’s Sport Journalism Center