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January 12, 2015

Don't Call It a Longform Comeback

Glenn Stout says sportswriting has never been better off. And he's in a position to know.

Michael Gluckstadt

Depending on whom you rant to, we're either living in a golden age of sportswriting or a scene that's practically medieval. Newspaper sports sections are being gutted, but a thousand sports websites have risen in their place. Next-day game stories have become all but meaningless, though writing has never been easier to find. But is it any good?

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