Sunday, April 16, 2006

Classic Stadiums of the Midwest

Here is a football-related travel article I wrote for the New York Times about some of America's great stadiums.

Who Was Red Grange?

This man ‘Red’ Grange of Illinois is three or four men and a horse rolled into one for football purposes. He is Jack Dempsey, Babe Ruth, Al Jolson, Paavo Nurmi and Man o’ War. Put them together they spell Grange.
—Damon Runyon