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Weekly Roundup: Nov 28-Dec 4

Lee Jenkins (@SI_LeeJenkins) of Sports Illustrated profiles Ben Simmons and his quest for NBA stardom.

Dirk Chatelain (@dirkchatelain) of the Omaha World-Herald writes about Scott Frost’s return to Nebraska and what it means for the program going forward.

Chris Johnson (@bychrisjohnson) of Sports Illustrated profiles Zion Williamson and how he came to prominence as a high […]

Weekly Roundup: Oct 24-30

Seth Wickersham and Don Van Natta of ESPN gave an inside look at the closed meetings between NFL owners and the NFL Players Association to discuss anthem protests and declining TV ratings.

Ken Belson of the New York Times also wrote on the internal tension within the NFL over the anthem protests, profiling league executive […]

Weekly Roundup: Oct 17-23

Dan Wolken of USA Today wrote that if Jim Harbaugh fails to achieve his lofty expectations at Michigan, it will have more to do with the university than Harbaugh.

Ronald Blum of the Associated Press told the story of Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Rich Hill and his journey to the World Series.

Tyler Kepner of […]

Weekly Roundup: Sept 19- Sept 25

Sally Jenkins of the Washington Post gave a scathing commentary on what Donald Trump does not understand about the NFL and its protesting players.

Wright Thompson of ESPN the Magazine wrote a first hand account of the Cleveland Indians during the team’s 22 game winning streak.

Larry Lage of the Associated Press told the story of […]

Weekly Roundup: August 29- Sept. 4

Nicole Auerbach of The Athletic gives a first hand account of Appalachian State’s shocking win over Michigan 10 years ago.

Sam Miller of ESPN tells the story of what happened to Barry Bonds final home run ball, no. 762.

Mina Kimes of ESPN profiles Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers and his journey to find […]