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Recent articles by Dan:

The hateful, antiquated attitudes Jon Gruden expressed are why Carl Nassib's courage is so important

All Nassib has done since his historic admission this summer is play pretty well for the Raiders. People like Gruden could learn a lot from him, if they're capable of learning to shed their prejudices at all. → Read More

Urban Meyer's latest self-made mess might be the most difficult to overcome

This isn't the first time Meyer has gone above and beyond the norms with the casual way he assaults the truth. It is, however, the first time he's done it with an NFL locker room at stake. → Read More

Off camera and behind closed doors, Tom Brady and Bill Belichick got to hash things out after Bucs' victory

“We just said we'll catch up for a little bit,” Brady said. Belichick went to make sure of it, though, walking into the postgame Bucs locker room looking for Brady. It was no small gesture. → Read More

Tom Brady gets best of Patriots, Bill Belichick in dramatic return to New England

Brady wasn’t particularly sharp on Sunday – just 22 of 43 for 269 yards and no touchdowns – but trailing 17-16 with 4:34 remaining in the fourth, he took over on a plot of turf he long lorded over and did it again. → Read More

Simone Biles stiff arms USA Gymnastics

Simone Biles kicks off a 35-city national tour that, by design, does not involve USA Gymnastics. → Read More

FBI's botching of the Larry Nassar case needs to be investigated

FBI director Christopher Wray's apology for the handling of the Larry Nassar investigation doesn't go far enough. → Read More

Pathetic lack of response to Larry Nassar's reign of terror hits U.S. Senate

It was back to square one Wednesday as Aly Raisman and fellow survivors of Larry Nassar's reign of terror Simone Biles, McKayla Maroney and Maggie Nichols appeared before the Senate Judiciary Committee to tell their stories … again. → Read More

It's Mac Jones time in New England, which still has no room for sentimentality — or Cam Newton anymore

Bill Belichick isn't messing around. He never is, when it comes to hard decisions. → Read More

Jaguars release Tim Tebow after 1 preseason game

Tebow will no doubt remain a cultural touchstone. His camp invite alone inspired huge reactions that were both positive and negative. His getting cut will no doubt do the same. → Read More

Sorry, America: China's leading the real Olympic medal count

Since when are silver and bronze worth as much as gold? Come on, United States. → Read More

Simone Biles earns bronze medal on balance beam in rousing Olympic return

It's Biles' seventh, and almost certainly last, career Olympic medal, and it was about so much more than one performance. → Read More

Kevin Durant leads United States into Olympic semifinals

The U.S. men pass their biggest test of the Olympics, smashing Spain to reach semifinals. → Read More

Simone Biles out of floor exercise event final

Simone Biles withdrew from Monday’s individual event finals in floor, the latest in an Olympics where the overwhelming favorite in gymnastics has been unable to perform. → Read More

Simone Biles out of vault and uneven bars

Simone Biles will not compete in the event finals for the vault and uneven bars. → Read More

Simone Biles: 'I didn't quit ... my mind & body are simply not in sync'

Simone Biles took to Instagram to explain her shocking withdraw from Olympic competition. → Read More

Sunisa Lee wins all-around Olympic gold medal with Simone Biles cheering her on

The 18-year-old is believed to be the first Hmong to win a gold medal. → Read More

Kevin Durant needs to step up for Team USA to win gold

After their first Olympic loss since 2004, the Americans learned this much: They need more from their biggest star. → Read More

Tokyo promises another iconic Olympic torch relay despite hideous history behind the tradition

The torch relay has far outlasted the ugly circumstances surrounding its creation in Nazi Germany. → Read More

Cancel the Olympics due to COVID? Head of Tokyo organizing committee doesn't rule it out

Toshiro Muto briskly and chillingly framed the dire straits this edition of the Olympics continues to find itself in. → Read More

Naomi Osaka's abrupt end at French Open should start new beginning for tennis in improving partnership with its stars

No one wins if Osaka, a four-time major champion, is sitting out big events because a secondary part of her job (albeit part of her job) is causing her too much stress. → Read More