Greg Bishop is a senior writer for Sports Illustrated whose feature subjects have ranged from Ricky Williams to Adrian Peterson to Aaron Rodgers. He spent time as the Jets beat writer for the New York Times and the Seahawks beat writer for the Seattle Times.
Saturday, when heavyweights Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko meet in front of 90,000 screaming Brits at Wembley Stadium in London, boxing will take another step toward the revival of its most important division.
16-hour days filled with workouts, house hunting, AAU practices, Pearl Jam, recruiting, and lots and lots of Starbucks. That's the life of new Washington basketball coach Mike Hopkins after 22 years of stability at Syracuse.
Aided by his genius coach and gang of misfit parts, Tom Brady led a come-from-way-too-far-behind victory in Super Bowl LI, one that even some Patriots players didn’t imagine possible. After a trying season marked by his Deflategate suspension and his mother's cancer battle, there's no doubt it's Brady's most special title yet.