Seattle Seahawks fullback Derrick Coleman, the first legally deaf offensive player in the National Football League, is using his story to inspire others.
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January 01, 2014
On Sunday, the NBA's Memphis Grizzlies and the Mid-South Make-a-Wish Foundation made 8-year-old Charvis Brewer's dreams come true by "drafting" him.
December 27, 2013
An injury to the Dallas Cowboys' starting quarterback opened the door this week for a high school math teacher to temporarily make his way back into the NFL.
December 16, 2013
Andre Drummond of the NBA's Detroit Pistons and Victor Cruz of the NFL's New York Giants paid their respects to the victims of the Sandy Hook shootings.
December 12, 2013
A new app uses real data from the National Basketball Association (NBA) and Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) to teach students math.
November 08, 2013
Handles Franklin of the Harlem Globetrotters paid a visit to a D.C. physics teacher who spun a basketball on a pencil in a now-viral video.
September 25, 2013
"We felt like everything was going in a direction that we didn't want our young men going," said Union High School head coach Matt Labrum to the Deseret News.
September 19, 2013
The Friends of Magic program will enlist high-profile volunteers to provide support and resources for at-risk students and dropouts.
June 14, 2013
A new 10-part online series from NBC Learn, the United States Golf Association, and Chevron Corp. explores the science behind the game of golf.