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# deadspin - Sunday 10 November, 2019

From The42 James McClean and football’s unhealthy obsession with depoliticising the poppy, and the week's best sportswriting Essential Reading

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

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

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

# deadspin - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

From The42 15 awkward moments when sport and politics met Strange Bedfellows This post contains videos

15 awkward moments when sport and politics met

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

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

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

# deadspin - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

From The42 Your unnerving picture of the day... In Target

Your unnerving picture of the day...

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

# deadspin - Sunday 22 January, 2012

From The42 The Sunday Papers: some of the week's best sportswriting Well Read

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

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

From The42 Back pages: here’s some of our favourite sportswriting from 2011, part II Well Read

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

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

From The42 Back pages: some of our favourite sportswriting from 2011, part I Well Read

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

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

From The42 The Sunday Papers: some of the week’s best sportswriting… Well Read

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.

# deadspin - Thursday 10 November, 2011

From The42 WATCH: LeBron's awkward post-dunk celebration Burned This post contains videos

WATCH: LeBron's awkward post-dunk celebration

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

# deadspin - Tuesday 15 February, 2011

From The42 Five things we learned this weekend Different Class This post contains videos

Five things we learned this weekend

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

From The42 The Mark Sanchez non-news spells trouble for professional athletes Scandals

The Mark Sanchez non-news spells trouble for professional athletes

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