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A Look At The Cult Of Tim Tebow

Guy Raz talks to Howard Bryant, senior writer for and ESPN the magazine, about the cult of Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow.

Reports: Urban Meyer Takes Ohio State Job

The coach led Florida to two national championships, then retired after the 2010 season. He's an Ohio native and began his coaching career as a graduate assistant with Ohio State.
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Capitals Fire Head Coach Bruce Boudreau

Bruce Boudreau's time with the Washington Capitals hockey team has come to an end, as the organization fired the head coach and hired his replacement early this morning.


'We Do Not Tolerate Abuse,' Syracuse Chancellor Says As She Fires Coach

Bernie Fine had been an assistant basketball coach for more than 35 seasons. He has said he's innocent of allegations that he molested young boys.

NFL Tries To Coax Chinese Into Liking Football

Chinese love World Cup Soccer and NBA basketball. Selling them NFL football has proven much more difficult. On Sunday, the NFL set up an elaborate, interactive exhibition outside a Shanghai stadium in an attempt to build a fan base in the world's most populous nation.

NBA Season Could Get Underway On Christmas

A tentative labor agreement has been reached between NBA owners and players. If both sides ratify the deal, the season would open on Christmas Day with three games.