Greg Bishop is a senior writer for Sports Illustrated whose feature subjects have ranged from Ricky Williams to Adrian Peterson to Aaron Rodgers. He spent time as the Jets beat writer for the New York Times and the Seahawks beat writer for the Seattle Times.
It’s an all-too-familiar alert in what should be America’s safest public spaces—and the decisions made by those facing without-warning terror can be the difference between carnage and survival. How would you react? Keanon Lowe knows, because on one fateful day in May, life led him right where he was supposed to be.
The Mike Shanahan era in Washington lasted four seasons and yielded three 10-loss campaigns, zero playoff victories—and a coaching staff now taking the NFL by storm. With young innovators including Kyle Shanahan, Sean McVay and Matt LaFleur, the Redskins never knew what they had.
This is the story of a Havana-trained, Olympic gold medalist boxer and the Tampa-based chef who put aside her award-winning cream cheese flan to help him escape from one of the world’s most oppressive regimes.
Most fighters don't get to end their careers on their own terms. But at 40, Manny Pacquiao has a chance to leave boxing on top after downing Keith Thurman. Says Freddie Roach: “There’s nothing left to prove.’