Sweetness And Light Frank Deford's weekly commentary on sports appears Wednesdays on NPR.org.
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Philly Hearts Harden Waiting For The Next Champ

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A Man For These Diminished Times

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Blemish, Anyone? Bets Show Dark Side Of Tennis

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Good, Better, Best: Finding Phelps' Place In History

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One Last Pitch For Tim Drew

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Does Obama Owe A Debt To Blacks In Sports?

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