David Beckham is less an athlete than a cult of personality. With a reported $250 million-dollar contract with the Los Angeles Galaxy, Becks — as the British tabloid media has dubbed him — was supposed to popularize soccer in a country where games between seven-year-olds draw closer scrutiny than the professional league. His injury-plagued 2007 season was a disappointment, but a healthy Beckham will lead the... More >>>