Readers who enjoy our Cartoonists Sketchpad on Saturday or the online cartoon slideshow are familiar with sports cartoonist Drew Litton’s work. He’s one of only two remaining cartoonists who focus on sports issues for major daily newspapers, writes The New York Times’ Richard Sandomir in a recent article.
I use Litton a lot in the Saturday sketchpad just because he’s so different from the other cartoonists and because I rarely get to use his work during the week on the editorial pages. And, I’ll confess, it’s a sneaky way to get readers who usually just read the sports pages to take a look at the editorial page, too.
Here’s Sandomir’s article on sports cartoonists. Read more »