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# deadspin - Sunday 10 November, 2019

James McClean and football’s unhealthy obsession with depoliticising the poppy, and the week's best sportswriting
# Essential Reading
# Essential Reading

James McClean and football’s unhealthy obsession with depoliticising the poppy, and the week's best sportswriting

Nov 10th 2019, 8:30 AM 12,430 Views 2 Comments

Plus, the New Yorker’s Louisa Thomas on the ham-handed, money-driven mangling of Sports Illustrated and Deadspin.

# deadspin - Sunday 24 March, 2013

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From TheJournal.ie
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Mar 24th 2013, 10:30 AM 11,795 Views 4 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# deadspin - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

15 awkward moments when sport and politics met
# Strange Bedfellows
# Strange Bedfellows

15 awkward moments when sport and politics met

Feb 27th 2013, 7:00 PM 15,722 Views 31 Comments

Many of which include Bertie Ahern…

# deadspin - Saturday 19 January, 2013

Te'o ruse: It never crossed my mind to see my 'dead' girlfriend during her coma after fake car accident
# Flirting With Disaster
# Flirting With Disaster

Te'o ruse: It never crossed my mind to see my 'dead' girlfriend during her coma after fake car accident

Jan 19th 2013, 9:56 AM 2,578 Views 1 Comment

The American Football star told ESPN [off-camera] that he was the victim of a cruel jape.

# deadspin - Sunday 5 August, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From TheJournal.ie
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Aug 5th 2012, 11:00 AM 56 Views 2 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# deadspin - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Your unnerving picture of the day...
# In Target
# In Target

Your unnerving picture of the day...

Feb 8th 2012, 3:27 PM 3,593 Views 1 Comment

Photos have emerged of snipers, apparently, in position at the Super Bowl on Sunday night.

# deadspin - Sunday 22 January, 2012

The Sunday Papers: some of the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
# Well Read

The Sunday Papers: some of the week's best sportswriting

Jan 22nd 2012, 8:18 AM 643 Views 0 Comments

Get the feed up and the kettle on. Here’s some of our favourite pieces from the past seven days.

# deadspin - Monday 26 December, 2011

Back pages: here’s some of our favourite sportswriting from 2011, part II
# Well Read
# Well Read

Back pages: here’s some of our favourite sportswriting from 2011, part II

Dec 26th 2011, 8:45 AM 2,338 Views 0 Comments

If you’ve already ploughed through yesterday’s sportswriting feast, here’s a second helping. We don’t do leftovers around here.

# deadspin - Sunday 25 December, 2011

Back pages: some of our favourite sportswriting from 2011, part I
# Well Read
# Well Read

Back pages: some of our favourite sportswriting from 2011, part I

Dec 25th 2011, 9:05 AM 930 Views 0 Comments

Rather than watching some rubbish Christmas re-runs, put your feet up and enjoy some vintage sportswriting from the past 12 months. You’ll thank us for it.

# deadspin - Sunday 11 December, 2011

The Sunday Papers: some of the week’s best sportswriting…
# Well Read
# Well Read

The Sunday Papers: some of the week’s best sportswriting…

Dec 11th 2011, 8:01 AM 904 Views 0 Comments

Every week we flick back through some of our favourite writing from newspapers, blogs and bathroom walls.

# deadspin - Thursday 10 November, 2011

WATCH: LeBron's awkward post-dunk celebration
# Burned
# Burned

WATCH: LeBron's awkward post-dunk celebration

Nov 10th 2011, 10:22 AM 488 Views 1 Comment

The basketball star appeared to reject the opportunity to high-five an adoring fan.

# deadspin - Tuesday 15 February, 2011

Five things we learned this weekend
# Different Class
# Different Class

Five things we learned this weekend

Feb 15th 2011, 4:22 PM 1,079 Views 0 Comments

We’ve taken some tough lessons from the past few days of sport. But we’ve forgotten them so here’s a handful of makey-uppy ones.

# deadspin - Thursday 10 February, 2011

The Mark Sanchez non-news spells trouble for professional athletes
# Scandals
# Scandals

The Mark Sanchez non-news spells trouble for professional athletes

Feb 10th 2011, 5:19 PM 519 Views 0 Comments

New York Jets quarter-back is making headlines in the US because of his relationship with a teenage girl.