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Wednesday, September 8, 2004
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Chat Archive: Rick Reilly


Rick Reilly, an award-winning columnist and author who is best known for his popular Sports Illustrated column, Life of Reilly, joined ESPN as the back-page columnist for ESPN The Magazine and as a regular columnist for in June 2008.

Voted National Sportswriter of the Year 11 times, Reilly had been a senior writer for SI since 1985. Reilly has won numerous awards in his 27-year writing career, including the prestigious New York Newspaper Guild's Page One Award for Best Magazine Story. Reilly's most recent book, Hate Mail from Cheerleaders, was a New York Times bestseller as was The Life of Reilly: The Best of Sports Illustrated's Rick Reilly. Reilly is co-author of the screenplay Leatherheads, a comic romance centered on the 1927 Duluth Eskimos of the fledgling NFL.

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