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When A Catfish Is An 'Instrument Of Crime'

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Frank Deford in 1991, holding a dummy copy of the final edition of The National Sports Daily, which he edited and published. It's hard to distill 37 years of Deford's sports commentaries down to a few "best of" pieces. But, before he retired, he shared some of his favorites with us. Susan Ragan/AP hide caption

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'Morning Edition' Sports Commentator Frank Deford Dies At 78

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Mike Tyson and Cus D'Amato in training. "I'm not a creator," D'Amato once said. "What I do is discover and uncover." Ken Regan/Camera 5 /Courtesy of Blue Rider Press & Plume hide caption

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Mike Tyson's New Book Is A Memorial To The Man Who Made Him A Champion

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Frank Deford, Longtime Sports Commentator For NPR, Dies At 78

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From NFL Player To Neurosurgeon: 'Why Can't I Do Both?'

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Canyon Barry shoots a free throw against the East Tennessee State Buccaneers. Canyon shoots underhand like his father Rick Barry. Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images hide caption

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Why Rick And Canyon Barry Stay True To The 'Granny Shot'

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After Rio Olympics, Gutted Venues, Broken Promises

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Then-Sen. Jim Bunning, a Hall of Fame pitcher, delivers a pitch prior to a game in Arlington, Tex., in 2003. Bunning died Friday at age 85. Ronald Martinez/Getty Images hide caption

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Saturday Sports: Cleveland Cavaliers And Golden State Warriors Face Off

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