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Youth Sports Coaches Need to Take the Negativity out of 'Accountability'

Every coach I've ever met talks about accountability at one point or another. However, many of them use it largely in negative terms: "You did some...

What Athletes DON'T Do Matters, too

Athletes tend to have a very active mindset. What do we need to do to win? We've gotta train. We've gotta watch film. We've gotta practi...

How Young Athletes Can Productively Push Past Mistakes

Mistakes. We all make them, even without the stress of competition looming. We make wrong turns, we drop things we didn't intend, and we say things...

Time Machine Advice: What 8 Pro Athletes Would Tell Their 16-Year-Old Self

Over the past year, I've interviewed dozens of current and former pro and olympic athletes. One of my favorite questions to ask these accomplished ...

How the NCAA's Best Wrestlers Win the Mental Battle

Similar themes came up time and time again during the post-match interviews of the 2018 NCAA Wrestling Championships. For the 125-pound champion to th...

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The Restock Cleveland

NFL Pro Bowl cornerback Joe Haden teamed up with longtime friends Anthony Ho and Damier David to bring a reputable sneaker store to downtown Cleveland.

Jason McVeigh on Recovering From Knee Surgery

University of Tennessee Head Athletic Trainer Jason McVeigh talks about the road to recover after surgery.

Allison Maurer Provides Guidelines for Proper Nutrition

University of Tennessee sports nutritionist Allison Maurer talks about helping athletes eat properly by giving them nutrition guidelines.

Allison Maurer on Eating Habits

University of Tennessee sports nutritionist Allison Maurer lays out a day’s worth of recommended eating.

Allison Maurer on the Importance of Breakfast and Lunch

Learn how eating properly during breakfast and lunch can boost your game all day long with tips from University of Tennessee sports nutritionist Allison Maurer.