Sweetness And Light Frank Deford's weekly commentary on sports appears Wednesdays on NPR.org.
How Strong Is the Compact Between Cities and Teams?
The Golf World's Biggest Controversy
Duke's Basketball Team: Uniquely Hated
Cruel Retirement for Racehorses
Saying What Goes Unsaid About Race and Sports
NBA's New Dress Code Policy Sparks Furor
For Some Teams, Winning Can Be Relative
Style and Etiquette Lacking in Sports Today
MLB Must Act to Change Drug Policy
Receivers: 'Like the Cutest Puppy in the Window'
Where Referees Can Be Sex Symbols
Notre Dame Gives Reason to Hope, Again
In Need of Another America's Team
'Daily Racing Form' Still a Winner at 100
Federer, the Picture Perfect Tennis Pro