- THE WEEKSOUTHWESTN. Brooks Clark | November 07, 1983
- Rx for the NFLPeter King | December 06, 1993
- SALUTE TO SPEEDDaytona's classic produced a triple hero, added fuel to a feud, and fired up a mobKenneth Rudeen | March 05, 1956
June 09, 1986 | Jeremiah Tax
For more than half a century until his death at 76 in 1982, Red Smith spent several hours of nearly every day alone in front of a typewriter. This poses a considerable problem for anyone writing Smith's biography, as...
September 14, 1987 | Timothy Crothers
Ty Cobb's steely eyes stare toward the chair where Red used to sit. The door to which the photo of the Georgia Peach is thumbtacked hasn't been opened often in the last five years. Not since Walter W. (Red) Smith...
July 11, 1988 | Nicholas Dawidoff
Since the days of Homer, there have been two essential truths about storytelling: Everybody has a story, and not everyone is a great teller. The current collections by Ira Berkow and Joe Garagiola are cases in point.
April 03, 2000 | Ron Fimrite
RED SMITH ON BASEBALLIvan R. Dee, $24.95
June 05, 2000 | Steve Rushin
To this year's grads seeking a future in sports media, we say, Filter neither rays nor emotion