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THE MAIL
PRO BASKETBALL
Reflections On a Cold-blooded Career
What does the NBA's baddest man draw upon when he's searching for the strength to get through a devastating Achilles injury? A lifetime of taking licks—beginning in a Houston dojo when he was a four-year-old—that only made him stronger
The MMQB
WORDS WITH PEDRO
LONGFORM
POINT AFTER
Departments
The Resilience Game
The ability of Adrian Peterson and other athletes to return to the field in the face of personal pain may make them more like the rest of us than we think