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Weekly Roundup: December 12 – December 18

Mick McCabe, longtime high school sports writer for the Detroit Free Press, says farewell as he looks back on a 46-year career at the paper.

Alexandre Tanguay is a 23-year-old college student. He’s also one of the youngest owners in professional sports.

Sports Illustrated’s Richard Deitsch brought 12 college journalist together and peppered them with questions about what it’s like to cover college sports as a student. See Part 1 here and Part 2 here.

An Indianapolis Star – USA Today investigation into USA Gymnastics released its latest findings. The reporters found that at least 368 gymnasts have alleged some form of sexual abuse over the past 20 years.

Following the release of Joe Mixon’s assault video, Jenny Dial Creech of the Houston Chronicle writes that we must change football and ourselves.

Katie Baker from The Ringer describes what has happened to the once-proud San Francisco 49ers.

On Thursday, beloved NBA sideline-reporter Craig Sager died from leukemia at age 65.

-TNT released a touching tribute video to Sager.

-Steve Kerr led Oracle Arena in a moment of joy to celebrate Sager’s life.

-Back in April, Sport’s Illustrated’s Lee Jenkins profiled Sager as he battled the disease. 

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