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The Vault: Hunter S. Thompson, Part V

Originally Published: May 25, 2010
By Greg Hardy | Special to Page 2

Since the 1960s, Hunter S. Thompson made his bones by writing about Fear and Loathing when it comes to politics, motorcycle gangs, guns and Las Vegas. So it's really not fair that he was also a top-rate, mad-dog sports columnist, even in the twilight of his fevered career. Here is a sampling from ESPN.com's Page 2 Vault:

This essay on the dynastic fortunes of the Oakland Raiders on the eve of their Super Bowl against the Bucs almost has the feel of what an HST-produced "30 For 30" ...

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