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Eaton, Felix win 2012 Jesse Owens Award from USATF

Updated: November 12, 2012, 5:14 PM ET
Associated Press

Even if Ashton Eaton owns the world record and an Olympic gold medal in the decathlon -- accomplishments that helped him join four-time recipient Allyson Felix as a 2012 Jesse Owens Award winner Monday -- he is convinced he's not nearly as good as he could be.

"I can improve in all of my events," Eaton said, "and I don't know by how much."

The 24-year-old Eaton, of Eugene, Ore., was asked where he can get better the most. He competes, after all, in 10 different disciplines.

He ...

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