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Any Mumbai Sunday

Sitting in her Los Angeles home in the spring of 2009, Sunday Zeller, a slim, blond, businesswoman and mother of three, had a revelation: What India desperately needed, she thought, was a dose of…
PUBLISHED: May 16, 2014
LENGTH: 11 minutes (2847 words)

OTL: The Match Maker

"HELLO AGAIN EVERYONE, I'm Howard Cosell. We're delighted to be able to bring you this very, very quaint, unique event." On Thursday night, Sept. 20, 1973, 50 million Americans, fatigued by Vietnam…
LENGTH: 33 minutes (8475 words)

NFL: Joe Flacco's greatest strength

This story appears in ESPN The Magazine's Sept. 2 NFL Preview. Subscribe today! JOHN HARBAUGH HAD seen enough. It was a cold and windy January night in Gillette Stadium, and his Ravens were on track…
PUBLISHED: Aug. 22, 2013
LENGTH: 14 minutes (3730 words)

Chasing Cave Dog: The agony and ecstasy of attemping to climb all 55 of Colorado's 14,000-foot peaks in 10 days

Stay connected with SB Nation Follow @sbnation My 14er record attempt by John Prater | 22 Aug 2012, 09:31 Really not sure how this will shake out, but I get going tomorro
LENGTH: 33 minutes (8377 words)

The unknown slugger: Héctor Espino is one of the greatest hitters in baseball history, yet most Americans know nothing about him

Héctor Espino landed in Florida on Aug. 6, 1964. A helicopter reportedly flew over Jacksonville, Fla., trailing a banner with the words ESPINO HAS ARRIVED. The next day - the same day Lyndon…
LENGTH: 24 minutes (6201 words)

The Murder Case of Anthony Smith, Former Oakland Raider: Profiles: GQ

On a cool, drizzly February night in 2003, at one thirty or so in the morning, a police officer cruising down Lincoln Boulevard in Santa Monica spot
LENGTH: 3 minutes (967 words)

The Fox NFL broadcast factory: The more things stay the same

The lunch spread laid out over two tables at the back of the Fox broadcast booth in Cowboys Stadium is standard man-cave, working-lunch fare—a pile of roast beef sandwiches,…
LENGTH: 18 minutes (4513 words)