On SI.com: From SI's Dec. 17, 2012 issue
How do you get two people to talk about the worst experiences of their lives? How can we change the discussion that surrounds sexual abuse? In a year where sexual abuse has darkly surrounded the sports world, Cy Young winner R.A. Dickey and Olympic Gold Medalist Kayla Harrison open up to SI's Gary Smith about their past experiences as victims.
Kevin Durant for MVP? The three-time scoring champ has the Thunder off to a scintillating start in the Western Conference (17-4 through Sunday) despite the preseason departure of 2012 Sixth Man of the Year James Harden, who prompted a trade from Oklahoma City in October in favor of bigger riches with the Rockets. In
The coaches and players were forever changing and the Saints kept losing, but New Orleans quarterback Archie Manning continued to march on. Read
The NFL season is winding down and most major awards remain particularly difficult to predict.
Located all the way in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, the Ishpeming Hematites overcame bureaucracy, tragedy, and physical limitations to win a state championship.