Jesse Owens



  1. 2016 Olympics - 'Race' actor Stephan James channels Jesse Owens

    Jim Caple,

    Stephan James, who played John Lewis in "Selma," learned a lot about what Jesse Owens had to overcome on his way to Olympic glory when he took the role as the athlete in the film "Race."

    Story | Conversation | February 24, 2016
  2. 'Race' Movie: Jesse Owens' Daughters Remember Gold Medalist Dad

    Marlene Owens Rankin and Gloria Owens Hemphill discuss their involvement in the production of the movie on their father's legacy, "Race."

    Story | Conversation | February 18, 2016
  3. Why Novak Djokovic is the greatest tennis player in history

    Simon Barnes

    We love to compare athletes from different eras, but the truth is Novak Djokovic would brush aside the likes of Stan Smith and Ilie Nastase, his fellow World Tour Finals winners.

    Story | Conversation | November 17, 2015
  4. With Kansas City primed for Royals World Series parade, here are 10 unforgettable championship celebrations

    Johnette Howard,

    With Kansas City and the Royals primed for a World Series parade, here's a look at 10 memorable sports celebrations, from Jesse Owens to the Women's World Cup champions.

    Story | Conversation | November 02, 2015
  5. Florida drops 1-0 overtime decision at Ohio State

    Florida Athletics

    The University of Florida soccer team finishes the opening weekend with a 1-0 overtime loss at Ohio State Sunday afternoon.

    Story | Conversation | August 23, 2015