The Glam-Sissy Wrestling Odyssey Of Exotic Adrian Street

Exotic Adrian Street is a former professional wrestler and incomparable icon of style, famous for his flamboyant ring antics and provocative fashion sense years before everyone wore capes and/or makeup. Born in Great Britain in 1940, Street ran away from home (and the coal mines of Wales) to find his fortune when he… » 4/04/14 12:41pm 4/04/14 12:41pm

Why I Thought About Murdering My NBA Coach (And Why I Didn't Do It)

Spencer Haywood, aka Weedie, aka Driftwood, had one of the most significant and controversial careers in professional basketball history, with a landmark Supreme Court victory at one end and a druggy, nearly violent washout at the other. His legacy is still very much in dispute. Last year, Haywood was told he had been… » 3/14/14 10:00am 3/14/14 10:00am

How Joe Biden's Bodyguard Helped Clemson Win Its Only National Title

On the night of Jan. 1, 1982, the Clemson Tigers, coached by Danny Ford, defeated the Nebraska Cornhuskers 22-15 in the Orange Bowl to win the football program's only national championship. In the third quarter of that game, sophomore safety Billy Davis returned a Nebraska punt 47 yards to the Cornhuskers' 22, setting… » 1/03/14 3:15pm 1/03/14 3:15pm

Would You Do It Again? We Ask Former NFLer Chidi Ahanotu

This is an interview series in which we ask the plaintiffs of the NFL concussion lawsuit one question (and maybe a few more): Knowing what you know now, if you could do it over again, would you still play football? » 10/14/13 2:45pm 10/14/13 2:45pm