Multisport culture failing to take root in Japan

Jul 11, 2015

Multisport culture failing to take root in Japan

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Do we have anyone like Bo Jackson or Deion Sanders in Japan? Or the environment to potentially produce athletes like them? The answer would be simply “no,” or “most unlikely,” wouldn’t it? In recent years, the value of playing multiple sports has been a ...

Deers rally to beat Lions on Aoki's late FG

Aug 26, 2014

Deers rally to beat Lions on Aoki's late FG

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Daisuke Aoki kicked a 19-yard field goal with 1:02 remaining as the Lixil Deers came from a two-touchdown deficit to beat the All Mitsubishi Lions 31-28 on Monday night in the X League’s season opener. The Deers, formerly owned by Kajima Corp. but now ...