10 Olympic athletes to watch for
Don't miss these superstars of boxing, swimming, volleyball and more
With 26 sports, 39 disciplines and 34 venues, the London Olympics are clearly one supersized event. For those of us who don't keep up year-round with, say, synchronized swimming or dressage, it's hard to know what (or who) to watch -- especially when NBC is airing content on both television and the Web. While not everyone is a standout for the same reasons (some are locks for big wins, others are notable for their underdog status), there are plenty of athletes sure to deliver some drama. Here's a short list of just some of the competitors to keep an eye on.