We don’t slow down in the fourth quarter, no. We BEAR down. Bro Jackson has been pumping out great stories on sports and culture all season. These are some of the editors’ favorites. Click here for favorites from Q2 & Q3.
Turning out the Appalachian Trail – A chronicle of Jared Reggi’s 2013 thru-hike.
No night and no day – Jeremy Hurd took a bus to the Golden Gate Bridge with every intention of jumping to his death. His stirring depiction of depression and his personal rock bottom.
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‘Breaking Bad’ and the 10 best on-screen classic rock moments – Ramon Ramirez admires 10 movie and TV moments that music made better.
People’s Sexiest Man Alive: Through the years, by the numbers – Kat Gotsick performs a statistical analysis of all the relevant ladyboner data.
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We survive Cat Shutdown ’13.
We call out Buzzfeed for their stupid policy on running negative book reviews.
Eddie wrote this beautiful essay about star-studded holiday classic, “New Year’s Eve.”
Zach Quaintance compares Kanye West to Andy Kaufman.
The email exchange: Campus headliners edition – Josh Klein and I recreate the fictional email exchange that misogynist former UT student body president Thor Lund and deranged sorority girl Rebecca Martinson MUST have had.
Life after football: Ken Griggs chats with Super Bowl winner, Ted Peterson.
On Adrian Peterson and measuring loss, from Matt Rittle.
A pretty great Brady-Manning column that picks sides.
Chris Marler went 70-12 in SEC game picks this season and he was pretty hilarious while he did it.
Fifteen years of rage: Hating the BCS for the last time – Bro’s Pac-12 watchdog Evan Barnes reflects on the epic fail that has been the BCS.
Griggs on a night to forget at Lambeau.
Mack Brown stepped down as head football coach at the University of Texas. Ramon got weepy and made him a slideshow.
World Cup brackets in stone, Stephen Whiting and Ramon kind of overdid it with the instant analysis.
The U.S. Men’s National Team’s unofficial drinking game.
Whiting’s on-going quest for a new English Premier League team doubles as a weekly DVR guide. Read about the bad breakup.
Hey we have a soccer podcast now. Look for it every week.
Sports that are not called football on any continent
NBA Fan Chronicles: One Year til The Decision to Return? — Matt Lardner on LeBron James and the possibility of a return to Cleveland.
How the Minnesota Lynx dominated the WNBA — from Clyde Lovellettee.
Robert Rich reluctantly toasts to Jimmie Johnson’s indomitable driving.