Sporting Life

The Game Goes On

Forget standings and scores. In these parts, college football is about more than winning or losing

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Tangled Up in Indigo

Since first encountering an indigo snake as a boy, the author has been haunted by this all-but-extinct vestige of the Southern wild, once as much a part of the landscape as the longleaf pine. For fifty years he has walked the woods in search of an indigo, with an eye to the ground and, at long last, a little help from perhaps the only group in the world trying to save them

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Collections: Cutting-Edge Art

Preston Gough's collection of pedigreed knives is a study in Southern craftsmanship

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Good Dog: Separation Anxiety

Wherein a couple fall in love with a dog and out of love with each other

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Derby Day Beyond Churchill Downs

Five sure bets for where to watch this year's run for the roses if you aren't Louisville bound

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Best of the Sporting South: Top Dog

In the world of field-trialing bird dogs, there are pointers and then there are...more pointers. So when an English setter named Shadow Oak Bo won the National Championship, he sent a shock wave through the circuit. Then he did it again

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