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5-foot-2 Darnell Rogers is Leading a D1 Basketball Team In Scoring

UMBC basketball is the ultimate underdog. Not only is their mascot an actual retriever, but after knocking off 1-seed Virginia as a 16-seed in the ...

What Every Athlete Can Learn From Max Homa's First PGA Tour Victory

Max Homa's win at the 2019 Wells Fargo Championship represents one of the most remarkable turnarounds in golf history. He pocketed $1.42 million for h...

Denzel Perryman Plans to Come Back Lean, Mean and Better Than Ever After His Brutal Season-Ending Injury

Denzel Perryman thought he could walk it off. On the second play of the Los Angeles Chargers' Week 9 game against the Oakland Raiders, Perryman dar...

Undeterred: How LB Jordan Kunaszyk Went From Zero-Star Recruit to All-American

Jordan Kunaszyk can't take a hint. Every time life has dealt the former Cal linebacker a metaphorical gut punch, every time the universe has seemin...

Derrick Baity Jr. Once Thought Going to College Was Impossible. Now He's Headed to the NFL

Derrick Baity Jr.'s body tells a story. To NFL scouts, that story is potential lockdown cornerback. Baity's 6-foot-2 frame gives him a bullying pre...