Peter Richmond attended The Choate School and Yale University. He was awarded a Nieman Fellowship in Journalism at Harvard where he studied art, architecture, paleontology and playwriting. His stories have been anthologized in 13 books, including "Best American Sportswriting of the Twentieth Century," and four appearances in "Best Sportswriting of the Year" anthologies. Peter has published four books, one a New York Times bestseller, and his fifth, "Badasses," a history of the Oakland Raiders of the Seventies was published by HarperCollins in September 2010. He lives in Millerton, New York, in Dutchess County, with his wife, writer and wine purveyor Melissa Davis.