Here Is The Giant Bill Simmons NYT Mag Profile You Were All Waiting For

It's called "Can Bill Simmons Win the Big One?" and it's by The Bronx Is Burning author Jonathan Mahler. Never mind that his book was made into an ESPN miniseries and that's not disclosed in the piece. » 6/01/11 12:05am 6/01/11 12:05am

An Exclusive Interview With Tommy Craggs About The Bill Simmons…

Approximately one month ago, Deadspin Senior Editor Tommy Craggs was approached by several fine folks involved in Bill Simmons' then unnamed editorial project, which we now know, thanks to Richard Deitsch's Twitter account, is called Grantland. ESPN issued a press release soon after that report and confirmed that… » 4/28/11 7:45pm 4/28/11 7:45pm

Katie Baker Has Been Poached By Bill Simmons For His Forthcoming…

Our great friend and part-time contributor (even though everyone who worked here considered her full-time), has decided to leave the lush life of freelance writing while praying her day job co-workers at The Prominent Money Managing Vampire Squid would not find out its Katie Baker was the same as that Katie Baker.… » 2/16/11 12:00pm 2/16/11 12:00pm

The Bill Simmons Top Secret Editorial Project Is Underway

What is it? Nobody knows. Well, some people do, but since it's in its early developmental stages and most people don't want to step on the Sports Fella's dick while he staffs up and conceptualizes. » 9/13/10 3:40pm 9/13/10 3:40pm