INBOX
COLLEGE FOOTBALL
THE BIGGEST Cheese
Melvin Gordon arrived in Madison hoping to become the next great Wisconsin back. After two years of frustration, midnight crunch sessions and an endless string of Snapchats, he's rushing toward a spot among college football's best ever
NFL SHORTIES
THE ROYAL WEE
With scores of sub-six-footers tearing up the league, the NFL's bias against the vertically challenged is finally beginning to shrink—a little bit
JOSE ALTUVE
LITTLE SLUGGER
The NFL isn't the only place where big hits come in small packages. Astros second baseman Jose Altuve is among the majors' shortest players, but with his lightning reflexes and refined mechanics the AL batting champ doesn't produce like it
COLLEGE SPORTS
Closing THE DEAL
In championing the rights of amateur athletes to control—and profit from—their names and images, former UCLA basketball star Ed O'Bannon has become the face of the most important legal case in the history of collegiate sports
NBA
YEAR THREE A.D.
Anthony Davis's rapid rise from overlooked high school junior to NBA phenom mirrors his teenage growth spurt. The Pelicans' do-it-all big man with lofty goals is off to a historic start this season—and he's only 21
POINT AFTER
Departments
Bully Market
Despite its concussion controversy and rash of off-field ills, the NFL casts a shadow that other leagues seem afraid to step out of

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