Sports Culture and Media

Edge of Sports– Dave Zirin

The Undefeated

Bleacher Report Magazine

The Players Tribune-Athletes Tell Their Own Story

The Ringer- Podcasts and MoreBill Simmons

The Nation Magazine- Sports and Politics Analysis

Women’s Sports Foundation– promoting women in sports through advocacy and research scholarship

National Consortium of Academics and Sports (NCAS)– orgnization that studies potential impact of sport on critical social issues in the world of athletics

Northeastern University Center for the Study of Sports and Society Blog/Articles 

Journal of Sports and Social Issues Browse Issues this is a subscription based scholarly journal. The articles here are not available through Google but are available through JSTOR database IF you have your MCL card. Find an article here then search for that title in JSTOR

ESPNw– Kate Fagan’s website/blog — a digital presence for women in sports

ESPN’s 30 for 30 – some you can only watch trailer but some you can watch entire film. See also Shorts

See also OSLIS/Gale databases on Research Tools Page  (need password when at home)
and databases on MCL Research Page (need card # and PIN)


College Sports Racial Gender Report Card

Best Sports Writing of 2016– see what sports journalists think are the best articles of the year. Click on the articles in the list to go to the original article.

Sports Journalists’ Twitter Feeds

Richard DeitschSports Illustrated
Steve LaporeAwful Announcing
Dan LevyThe Bleacher Report
Paulsen, Sports Media Watch
Neil Best, Newsday
Joe Flint, LA Times
John Ourand, Sports Business Journal
John Daly, The Daly Planet
Matt Yoder, Awful Announcing
Michelle Beadle, NBC
John WilnerSan Jose Mercury News
Jim Milleroral history of ESPN
Nick DePaulaThe Vertical
Super Seventies Sportsjust look at it