Sports Illustrated

Rick Telander: From the NFL to Writing to Medicine

Apr 1, 2018

This story surveys the very soul of sports and asks the question:  What really matters about what fans watch and players play?

Our guide is Rick Telander. Rick played quarterback for Peoria’s Richwoods High School, Defensive back for Northwestern University, and started training camp with the National Football League’s Kansas City Chiefs.

Sports Reporter Details Abuse From Social Media

Oct 6, 2015

Sports reporter Julie DiCaro recently wrote an article for Sports Illustrated detailing the abuse that she and other female sports reporters receive regularly on social media.  She discussed the article with Illinois Public Media's Brian Moline.