August 29, 2016

Ballers: Season 2, Episode 7 Recap

There were some heavy-hitting storylines in this week’s episode of Ballers. None as important as my HBO debut. Yep, I made it into the show.


The Broncos name Trevor Siemian as their starting QB

August 25, 2016

Sí Se Puede!

The Olympic tennis tournament is a grind. To get gold, you have to win six […]

Life After 'Hard Knocks'

My story began long before I stepped foot in Houston for training camp. In fact, if you knew my whole story, you’d know that it was a small miracle that I ever made it to an NFL training camp in the first place.

August 29, 2016

Sending a Message

“Show me you have balls!” John McEnroe screamed that at me in the little locker room behind No. 2 Court at Wimbledon. I had never heard anybody doubt my intensity before.

August 23, 2016

Catching Up with the Core

Almost 20 years after they won their first World Series together, the Yankees’ “Core Four” players remain very close. Following a ceremony at Yankee Stadium honoring the team, The Players’ Tribune sat down with Derek Jeter, Andy Pettitte, Jorge Posada and Mariano Rivera to discuss the season that sparked a dynasty.

It's Time to Talk About Chicago

August 15, 2016

One night when I was 18, I made my way towards the Walgreens down my block. Before I even got to the store to get some chips and and drink, shots were fired. Another drive by.

August 18, 2016

My Road to Detroit

Leaving Cincinnati for Detroit was one of the most difficult decisions of my life. I have the yellow pad to prove it.