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#Grantland

# grantland - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

Grantland fans rejoice, Bill Simmons is back with a new website

The Ringer will feature many contributors from Grantland.

# grantland - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

# grantland - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Bill Simmons says he should have cut controversial rant that led to his downfall with ESPN

Simmons was speaking one week after ESPN shut down Grantland.

# grantland - Friday 30 October, 2015

ESPN has shut down its Grantland site

The writing has been on the wall since the site’s founder Bill Simmons left ESPN earlier this year.

# grantland - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Good news! It looks like Bill Simmons is getting ready to launch Grantland 2.0

The Sports Guy is expected to start up a brand new website soon.

# grantland - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Shopping with Conor McGregor and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

The best sports pieces our team read this week.

# grantland - Sunday 5 July, 2015

Brazil's demise, Sampras' reflection and all the week’s best sportswriting

Also, men fighting bears, men fighting men, and NASCAR fighting the Confederate flag.

# grantland - Sunday 1 March, 2015

Marty Jannetty, longball football and mathematical modelling - It's the week's best sportswriting

This week also features mathematical modelling and the original sports app.

# grantland - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Robin Williams' relationship with golf and Oisín McConville on goalkeeping; the week’s best sportswriting

Also, Grantland discuss THAT game in Space Jam and Adam Hurrey looks ahead to the new PL season.

# grantland - Sunday 4 August, 2013

Usain Bolt, Cavan GAA and Wayne Rooney: some of the week’s best sportswriting

Also featuring a lengthy dissection of Landon Donovan’s enigmatic persona.

# grantland - Sunday 14 April, 2013

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

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

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

# grantland - Sunday 7 April, 2013

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

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

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

# grantland - Sunday 24 March, 2013

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

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

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

# grantland - Friday 12 October, 2012

What it's like to be a 36-year-old retired NFL player and think you're going to die by 52

‘This is real’ explains Ephraim Salaam.

# grantland - Sunday 16 September, 2012

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

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

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

# grantland - Sunday 4 March, 2012

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

Do yourself a favour and click through to these gems.

# grantland - Sunday 11 December, 2011

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

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

# grantland - Monday 11 July, 2011

Grantland: the best and worst from the first 30 days

We run through five gems and five duds from Bill Simmons’ new long-form sports writing site.

# grantland - Saturday 11 June, 2011

'Grantland is the new sportswriting establishment'

American sports journalism’s top dog, Bill Simmons, this week launched a new site for long form pieces by some of the industry’s biggest names. But why?