Prince Fielder's Naked ESPN Cover Is Sexy As Hell

One of the most beloved tropes in sports lore is the Triumph of the Unexpected Body. When I think about those stories, I think about cheering on Muggsy Bogues from my friend's living room when I was eight or nine. I knew nothing about basketball, but seeing that small man dart around the court alongside NBA giants… » 7/11/14 11:11am 7/11/14 11:11am

Lindsey Vonn Stars In ESPN's Basic Instinct Shoot

It's cool that ESPN: The Magazine put a female athlete on the cover of the Movie Issue, but why did Lindsey Vonn have to be photographed as Sharon Stone in Basic Instinct? » 11/19/10 12:22pm 11/19/10 12:22pm

Athletes: More Interesting When Naked

The Ancient Greeks were nude when they participated in the Olympics; Sports Illustrated's swimsuit issue is always popular, and now ESPN The Magazine will publish a "Body Issue" in which the (male and female) athletes are nude. » 6/11/09 3:00pm 6/11/09 3:00pm