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Being the athlete your teammates look up to in the locker room and on the field means you have to hold yourself to a higher standard than those around you. Learn how with STACK's library of videos and articles, from sports psychologists, strength coaches and the leaders themselves. Don't follow the pack. Lead one, with STACK's help.

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Cam Newton: Built To Lead

One year ago, Cam Newton stood on top of the world. He was cruising to his first NFL MVP award. The entire nation was mimicking his signature cele...

LeBron Reveals The One Retired Player He Wishes He Could've Played With Most (Hint: It's Not MJ, Magic or Wilt)

During his 12 years in the NBA, LeBron James has played alongside some phenomenal teammates. D-Wade, Chris Bosh, Kyrie, Shaq—all are among great p...

Hear What Abby Wambach's Teammates Have to Say About Her Retirement in This Powerful New Nike Spot

After being the face of women's soccer for over a decade, Abby Wambach has taken off her uniform for the last time. Her individual statistics are ...

Baseball Recruiting: Here's How to Earn a Scholarship

To impress a college coach you must undoubtedly have great skill and character. A promising future student athlete must show that they are ready to...

How to Be a Quiet Leader

Author Michael Robinson is an eight-year NFL veteran fullback. He went to the Pro Bowl in 2012 and won a Super Bowl with the Seattle Seahawks in 201...

Ohio State's Ezekiel Elliott Named Best U.S. Amateur Athlete

Yesterday, the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) presented Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott with their prestigious Sullivan Award, given to an o...

Music in Sports Roundup: Coach K Dances and Listens to Meek Mill

Each week, STACK brings you the latest social media posts blending the worlds of music and sports. Scroll down to see Orioles pitcher Kevin Gausma...

3 Tips for Writing a Strong College Recruiting Mission Statement

College coaches are brilliant recruiters and look for key components when evaluating prospects. Firstly, they look for strong students who meet and...

Tom Hardy Stars in 'Child 44'

Tom Hardy (The Dark Knight Rises) will star in the thriller Child 44. Set in the Stalin-era Soviet Union, the story follows disgraced secret police a...

Man Does 4,300 Pull-Ups in One Day

On Nov. 3 at CC CrossFit in Corpus Christi, Texas,  55-year-old Mark Jordan set out to break the Guinness World Record for most Pull-Ups in 24 ho...

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