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Stories from sports.vice.com - Digg Digg Skip to content , or skip to search . Home Video Editions Store Search Search Search Sign In / Sign Up Advertising Animals Animation Architecture Archive Art Audio Aviation Beliefs Books Booze Business Cars Cities Comics Crime Culture Curious Cute Design Digg Dialog Digg Original Documentary Drugs Economics Education Election 2016 Explainer Fame Food Funny Gaming Gender Gross Histories Health How-To Human Nature Internet Language Late Night Law LGBT Long Reads Maps Media Movies Music Nature News Photos Politics Race Science Sex Short Film Sleep Space Sports Studies Style Technology Toys TV Video Warfare World sports.vice.com RSS   sports.vice.com A TROJAN DARK HORSE College Athlete; Drug Kingpin? 14 diggs sports.vice.com Crime Human Nature Long Reads Sports 3w In a decade, Owen Hanson went from playing football and volleyball at USC to being the subject of a major FBI investigation into drug-trafficking, money-laundering and illegal gambling. 14 diggs Save Share Tweet 'nana Blacklist story Blacklist domain MOVING THE CHAINS The Case for Abolishing High School Football 20 diggs sports.vice.com Sports Culture Health Long Reads Politics 3w A Nevada school board candidate wants to eliminate high school football, and a handful of others are making a medical, ethical and financial case against America's favorite prep sport. 20 diggs Save Share Tweet 'nana Blacklist story Blacklist domain IT'S NOT A GAME How An 18-Year-Old Became A Racing Prodigy Without Leaving His Bedroom 20 diggs sports.vice.com Cars Gaming Sports 4w Rising motorsports star William Byron credits much of his real-world success to virtual racing. 20 diggs Save Share Tweet 'nana Blacklist story Blacklist domain PASSING THE COMPETITION How A Forgotten Offensive Guru Changed College Football 10 diggs sports.vice.com Sports Histories 5w "It's taken college football 20-some odd years to catch up to what we were doing back then... And in some ways, they still haven't. That just tells you how much of an offensive genius John Jenkins was." 10 diggs Save Share Tweet 'nana Blacklist story Blacklist domain A STRATEGY GUIDE The Unique Challenge Of Being An Esports Coach 9 diggs sports.vice.com Gaming Curious Sports 3 Nov Unlike other sports, where roles are so thoroughly defined by generations of predecessors and established norms, esports is still a blank slate. Its coaches can be whatever they want to be, as long as the players buy in. 9 diggs Save Share Tweet 'nana Blacklist story Blacklist domain A GOOD EYE FOR TALENT How Kenyan Javelin Thrower Julius Yego Mastered His Sport By Watching YouTube Videos 10 diggs sports.vice.com Sports Curious 17 Aug The javelin community is becoming accustomed to champions from unusual backgrounds, and Julius Yego is the latest. 10 diggs Save Share Tweet 'nana Blacklist story Blacklist domain A SYRINGE INDICTMENT It's Time To End The War On Doping 11 diggs sports.vice.com Sports Health 2 Aug According to a small group of heretics, the war on doping has done far more harm than good: wasting money, retarding medicine, fostering corruption, and trampling on athletes' rights and dignity while failing to protect their health. 11 diggs Save Share Tweet 'nana Blacklist story Blacklist domain BALL SAVED HIS LIFE The Terrible, Hopeful Journey Of Skal Labissiere 9 diggs sports.vice.com Sports Human Nature World 1 Aug Riled up from basketball practice, The future NBA first round draft pick charged into his house after school. He was in the bathroom washing his hands before dinner. Then the earthquake struck. A wall collapsed on Labissiere's back, and forced him into a crouch that would make his legs go numb for weeks. He couldn't see a thing. He couldn't move. 9 diggs Save Share Tweet 'nana Blacklist story Blacklist domain THE OTHER SIDE OF PERIODIZATION For Elite Athletes, Periods Are Still A Question Mark 22 diggs sports.vice.com Sports Gender Health 31 Jul For all the advances that science has made in sport, there is still a lot we don't know about periods, and the stigma around them remains in locker rooms and athletic departments. 22 diggs Save Share Tweet 'nana Blacklist story Blacklist domain UNTIL THE ROBOT APOCALYPSE Could Robot Wars Become The Acceptable Face Of Bloodsports? 8 diggs sports.vice.com Technology Human Nature 27 Jul We might consider ourselves a bit more civilised than the toga-wearing sociopaths of antiquity, but we still want to watch terrible savagery in a purpose-built arena, and we still want to cheer at the sight of indiscriminate carnage. 8 diggs Save Share Tweet 'nana Blacklist story Blacklist domain PUSHING MONGO Is Street League Skateboarding A Sell-Out? 3 diggs sports.vice.com Sports Culture 16 Jul Amid its surging momentum, SLS is at the center of one of modern skateboarding's defining conundrums: Can the subculture of street skating maintain its rebellious roots even if it's broadcast on TV like a NASCAR event? 3 diggs Save Share Tweet 'nana Blacklist story