This week’s ICYMI comes to you after a hectic week in the sports world. So for those of you who may have been constantly refreshing ESPN, or whatever message board you get your sports news from, we present articles from outside the NFL — well, we did sneak one in, but who are we kidding you’re going to read it.
Enjoy articles on action-star Liam Nesson, one of the most underrated actresses in Connie Britton, a man you have heard but not seen, and of course, a discussion on what the hell Chip Kelly is doing with the Philadelphia Eagles.
Steven LeBron of Sports On Earth takes a look Andre Miller’s surprising longevity: http://www.sportsonearth.com/article/111903120/andre-miller-sacramento-kings-nba-longevity
Jenny Vrentas at Monday Morning Quarterback chats with former Browns and Eagles GM Joe Banner about Chip Kelly’s off-season moves: http://mmqb.si.com/2015/03/13/joe-banner-chip-kelly-philadelphia-eagles-overhaul/
Kotaku’s Luke Plunkett examines what it is like to release an “Indie” game at a major publisher: http://kotaku.com/the-struggle-to-release-indie-games-inside-ubisoft-1690974596
Megan Farokhmanesh has a terrific feature on Polygon of Troy Baker, a man of a thousand video game voices. You may not know his name, but you have definitely heard him: http://www.polygon.com/features/2015/3/12/8193433/troy-baker-shadow-of-mordor-the-last-of-us
Polygon’s Dave Tach shows how Firewatch went from a painting to a fully realized 3D world: http://www.polygon.com/features/2015/3/12/8190441/before-firewatch-was-a-3d-world-it-was-a-painting
TV Overmind’s Tim Gerstenberger chronicles the remarkable television career of Connie Britton: http://www.tvovermind.com/tv-news/amazing-television-career-connie-britton-252190
Over on Cinema Blend, Eric Eisenberg writes about how much longer we will have Liam Nesson, action star: http://www.cinemablend.com/new/Liam-Neeson-Almost-Done-With-Action-Movies-70253.html
i09’s James Whitbrook dissects the Marvel cinematic universe before 2008’s Iron Man: http://io9.com/the-secret-history-of-marvels-pre-cinematic-universe-mo-1690834919