Originally written July 21, 2012 on NESN.com:
Track and field, historically, has not been a very popular sport in the United States. Every four years, the nation tunes in to the Summer Olympics to watch a few marquee events, such as the men's 100-meter final. Apart from that, the sport goes largely unnoticed by the casual sports fan. But every so often, an athlete such as Carl Lewis comes along, making people want to follow the sport more than once every four years. Track and field is lucky right now to have such an athlete in Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt, who burst onto the scene with three...
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