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Pro Football Already Plays a Key Role in Domestic Violence Prevention

Jackson Katz | Posted 09.16.2014 | Sports
Jackson Katz

For evidence of the kind of impact the National Football League could have if it turned its considerable cultural power and resources toward the prevention of domestic and sexual violence, one need look no further than the experience of our neighbors to the north. A growing number of teams in the Canadian Football League are already out doing the work.

King James Goes Home

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 09.10.2014 | Sports
Joe Peyronnin

At 29 years old, LeBron James is the biggest superstar in the world. Yet this kid from Northeast Ohio, who had a difficult childhood, is a doting father, a loving husband and a wonderful son. His Akron roots run deep.

MLB Midseason Awards: See Which Stars Take Home the Baseball's Most Prestigious Awards

Dave Kreissman | Posted 09.01.2014 | Teen
Dave Kreissman

Yes, I know we have of the games left in the 2014 MLB regular season. But still, somebody has to predict who will taking home baseball's biggest awards by season's end (and who'd deserve these awards if the season ended today).

Mike Trout's Amazing Ascension

Jim Worth | Posted 08.25.2014 | Sports
Jim Worth

Season three for the Angel phenom began slowly! After two incredible seasons in which the Angels center fielder was the runner-up for Most Valuable P...

President Obama Models Men's Leadership in Halting Sexual Assault

Jackson Katz | Posted 01.28.2014 | Politics
Jackson Katz

When powerful men like the president of the United States make clear, unequivocal statements like this, it makes it easier -- for men especially -- to derive the strength necessary to do likewise.

Still Ascending

Jim Worth | Posted 09.01.2013 | Sports
Jim Worth

How can anyone who had a near MVP season like Mike Trout continue to perform at a level that ignites a team, energizes the fans, and awes the league? Well baseball fans, he's doing it again!

LeBron Looks To Avenge 2007

AP | By BRIAN MAHONEY | Posted 08.06.2013 | Sports

MIAMI (AP) — Before reaching the top of basketball, LeBron James was run over by the San Antonio Spurs. The Spurs swept James' Clevel...

'Never Make Predictions... Especially About the Future': My 2013 MLB Picks

Ben Heisler | Posted 05.31.2013 | Sports
Ben Heisler

Everyone thinks of Yogi Berra as the quintessential baseball quote. He made you think, laugh and occasionally want to launch your head into a brick wall. But Casey Stengel, manager of 3,766 games in the Big Leagues never wasted any time getting to the point

Dear JJ (Watt)

Ron Brounes | Posted 04.08.2013 | Sports
Ron Brounes

After a tough loss in the playoffs, many fans expected the Texans players to go into hibernation for a few days. And yet, upon J.J. Watt's return to Houston, he chose to stop by a school for a surprise visit.

Adrian Peterson on NFL Record, Arrest, Injury, Plans to Compete in Olympics, Expulsion From School, Tragic Deaths of Two Brothers

Graham Bensinger | Posted 02.26.2013 | Sports
Graham Bensinger

I recently sat down with the Vikings' Adrian Peterson at his Minnesota home. The interview is for a new episode of In Depth. The star running back discusses his difficult childhood, touching specifically on the tragic deaths of two of his brothers and the imprisonment of his father.

No Surprise: John Fox Says Peyton Is His MVP

AP | By EDDIE PELLS | Posted 12.24.2012 | Sports

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Rarely one to talk publicly about the big picture or much beyond winning the next game, Denver coach John Fox weighed in on ...

Time to Do Away With Championship Series MVPs

Danny Groner | Posted 12.23.2012 | Sports
Danny Groner

For a game so transfixed on records and tradition, Major League Baseball gives out some annual awards that are insignificant to a majority of players and fans.

The Ascent of An Angel

Jim Worth | Posted 11.25.2012 | Sports
Jim Worth

It would be difficult to award MVP to someone other than the Triple Crown winner, but given Trout's success and the way he ignited the team there is still one scenario in which he may be chosen over Cabrera.

Matt Kemp: "For Somebody to Say That I'd Just Given Up and Wasn't Trying Is Not True."

Graham Bensinger | Posted 08.31.2012 | Sports
Graham Bensinger

Here the the All-Star centerfielder reflects on his poor performance in 2010 and the criticism he received for his play. He also discusses his $160 million contract extension and being denied the 2011 MVP award.

Eli Wins MVP

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 04.06.2012 | Sports

INDIANAPOLIS — Eli Manning is elite, for sure. A king of comebacks, too. And far, far more than Peyton's little brother now. Spot-on from begin...

If Derrick Rose Didn't Shoot as Much Would He Have a Shot at MVP?

David Berri | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
David Berri

Should Derrick Rose be the NBA's MVP this year? Not surprisingly, the local media in Chicago thinks so. At the risk of making his fans angry, though, I am going to suggest otherwise.

MVP

AP | BARRY WILNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

DALLAS — Here's a Brady Bunch for NFL fans: Tom Brady got all 50 votes for MVP. The New England Patriots quarterback on Sunday became the first...

ALCS MVP: CC Sabathia Picked MVP Of American League Championship Series

AP | HOWIE RUMBERG | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — As the pitching prize of last offseason, CC Sabathia had options. Sure, the Yankees threw a mountain of money at him. It was names li...

Barack Obama, Nobel Laureate; First the Reward, Now the Risk

Mike Hegedus | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Mike Hegedus

Barack Obama won the Nobel Prize because the world outside our own borders hopes, wants, and prays for his success internationally. And that's a good thing, a very good thing.

WWE Star MVP: "Love" to See Huffington vs. Coulter

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

I chatted with MVP earlier, and here's what he had to say about life in the ring and out.

Lebron "Lepunk" James Gets Posterized

David Henry Sterry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Henry Sterry

Lebron James was posterized by Jordan Crawford, a fierce Xavier student, in a drive-by dunking at the Lebron James Skills Academy.