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Cheap shots and the death of honor

Aaron Rodgers, Sidney Crosby and Jeremy Lin have all been disgracefully targeted

Originally Published: April 3, 2012
By Steve Wulf | ESPN The Magazine

What do Aaron Rodgers, Sidney Crosby and Jeremy Lin have in common? You know, besides being the heroes of inspirational stories that illuminate the value of hard work, unselfish play and being nice to people?

Well, they're also Exhibits A, B and C for the slow death of honor in sports. Each has recently been subjected to treatment that defies common sense, common decency and the commonwealth of athletes. After reading the email bounty on Rodgers, after witnessing that stupid ...

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