Brian Tuohy

guts

Inside the Hardcore World of Guts, the Toughest Frisbee Sport of All

Guts started out as a game meant to be played while drinking beer. Now it's ruled by badasses who can fire a frisbee at 90 miles per hour.
Brian Tuohy
5.22.15
deep dives

The Most Dangerous Game: Death Threats in Sports

Some people take the games a little too seriously, and sports figures have long been in the crosshairs of their most crazed fans. The FBI knows this well.
Brian Tuohy
3.4.15
fifa

How Gamblers Use 'Ghost Matches' to Make a Killing

What happens when gamblers run into problems fixing matches? They make up matches that never happened in the first place.
Brian Tuohy
2.23.15
Football

Debt, Toilet Paper, and Scandals: How the Green Bay Packers Became a Non-Profit

The Packers are the only non-profit, community-owned team in the Big Four leagues and the story of how that came to be is a rabbit hole.
Brian Tuohy
12.3.14
Twitter

The New Face of Sports Gambling Is 'Kelly in Vegas'

Sports gambling has long been dominated by men, but Kelly Stewart, a.k.a. KellyinVegas, is well on her way to becoming one of the world's most popular handicappers.
Brian Tuohy
11.11.14
GAMBLING

How to Fix an NFL Game

Everyone assumes that fixing a major sporting event is almost impossible, which is exactly what would make it so easy to pull off.
Brian Tuohy
10.24.14
golf

The Twisted History of a Mobster and the PGA Tour

When a rift over money caused star players like Arnold Palmer to leave the PGA in 1969, who was there to finance their short-lived, but impactful alternative?
Brian Tuohy
10.2.14