Tag Archives: sports writing

A sports site for ‘nerdy jocks and jockish nerds’

TweetGlad to see The Allrounder, a new site devoted to examining deeper issues in sports, finally go live last week.
The creator is Bruce Berglund, the host of the excellent New Books in Sports podcast and a history professor at Calvin College in Michigan.
The contributors are mostly academics, journalists and authors from the United States and [...]

Best sports reads and links, Sept. 15

TweetRounding up some of the most intriguing reads I’ve come across this week, posted on Sports Biblio, my experimental Tumblr companion to this site, or that I have Tweeted and collected elsewhere:

Pigskin Progessivism — George Will’s war on football, American-style, now seems to blame the political movement popularized by (an unnamed) Teddy Roosevelt for the [...]