Highlights on Demand: How the PGA Tour Modernized the History of Golf

With Gary Woodland unexpectedly holding a final-round lead at this year’s U.S. Open, the producers at Fox Sports wanted to show TV viewers a viral moment from January’s W.M. Phoenix Open. At that tournament’s pro-am, Woodland played alongside Amy Bockerstette, a scholarship golfer at Paradise Valley Community College who has Down syndrome. She parred the…

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Olympic Skeleton Racer Kyle Tress: I Discovered My Sport by Accident

Our Athletes Voice series gives athletes a forum to talk about how technology has impacted their careers and their lives away from sports. This week, former Olympic skeleton racer Kyle Tress talks about how he discovered his sport, how he used data to understand his performance, and the future of skeleton. *** In 2002, then-20-year-old…

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As the NFL Turns 100, Its Tech Aims to Keep Redefining the Game

As the NFL celebrates its 100th season this fall, technology continues to transform the sport. The league is upgrading stadiums to 5G networks, partnering with Sportradar to exclusively distribute official data for sportsbooks, connecting on-field officials with the centralized replay review headquarters, and testing a series of innovations in the background. Those experiments include the…

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