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  • This Day In Sports History (December 17th) — Chris Henry

    This Day In Sports History (December 17th) — Chris Henry

    It was on this day in 2009 that Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Chris Henry passed away due to blunt force trauma to the head. Henry sustained the injury when he fell from the back of a truck driven by his fiancée, Loleini Tonga. Chris Henry was drafted in the third round (83rd overall) of the 2005 […]

  • Stat Line of the Night – 12/16/2013 – Justin Tucker

    Stat Line of the Night – 12/16/2013 – Justin Tucker

    If the Baltimore Ravens had to name their team’s MVP for the season today, who would it be?  Does Torrey Smith get the honors?  Maybe Daryl Smith?… …Or how about Justin Tucker?  After last night’s performance against the Detroit Lions, picking a field-goal kicker as the team’s MVP may not be such a bad idea […]

  • The 11 Worst Places to Be a Sports Fan in 2013

    The 11 Worst Places to Be a Sports Fan in 2013

    Seven different cities saw their teams play in a championship game or series for one of the four major pro sports leagues in 2013—Baltimore, San Francisco, Chicago, Boston, Miami, San Antonio, and St. Louis. And of course, in addition to those cities, a bunch of others saw their teams have excellent regular seasons or surprising […]

  • This Day In Sports History (December 16th) — O.J. Simpson

    This Day In Sports History (December 16th) — O.J. Simpson

    It was on this day in 1973 that Buffalo Bills running back O.J. Simpson became the first man to rush for over 2,000 yards in a single season. Simpson accomplished the feat in just 14 games as that was the length of the schedule at the time. Simpson entered the final game of the season […]

  • Stat Line of the Night – 12/15/2013 – Jamaal Charles

    Stat Line of the Night – 12/15/2013 – Jamaal Charles

    If you have Jamaal Charles on your fantasy football team, chances are you were victorious in your week 15 match-up.  That’s because the Kansas City Chiefs running back nearly set the record for most fantasy points scored in a single game since 1960. Charles would go on to total 51 fantasy points according to ESPN—the […]

  • Sewer Fishing: The Newest Amateur Sport (Video)

    Sewer Fishing: The Newest Amateur Sport (Video)

    We mostly cover the big sports on this site – you know, baseball, basketball, football, curling, stuff like that. But occasionally a sport in the infant stages of its development jumps out and demands attention. Today, that sport is sewer fishing. Unlike more established sports that don’t have to have self-explanatory names, sewer fishing is […]

  • 15 Athletes on Santa’s Naughty List in 2013

    15 Athletes on Santa’s Naughty List in 2013

    Don’t look now, but Christmas is now less than two weeks away. And while you may think that still leaves you plenty of time to make your shopping list, formulate a plan, and then put it into action, you’re probably wrong. You’ve only got four more weekend days to shop, and since two of them are NFL […]

  • This Day In Sports History (December 13th) — Roger Clemens

    This Day In Sports History (December 13th) — Roger Clemens

    It was on this day in 1996 that free agent starting pitcher Roger Clemens signed with the Toronto Blue Jays. Clemens signed a four-year, $40 million deal to be the ace of the Blue Jays pitching staff. Although he signed a four-year contract, Clemens lasted only two seasons in Toronto before being traded to the […]

  • Stat Line of the Night – 12/12/2013 – LaMarcus Aldridge

    Stat Line of the Night – 12/12/2013 – LaMarcus Aldridge

    Last night the first-place Portland Trail Blazers hosted the Houston Rockets, and Dwight Howard scored 32 points and grabbed 17 rebounds to go along with two steals and three blocks. Combine this with the fact that James Harden scored 25 points and grabbed six rebounds of his own—to go along with his game-high seven assists—and […]

  • 35 Best GIFs of the 2013 College Football Season

    35 Best GIFs of the 2013 College Football Season

    The 2013 college football regular season may not be officially in the books until Navy destroys Army this weekend in Annapolis. However, the bowl invitations have already been handed out, and you could probably count the number of people who are genuinely excited to watch that game on one hand. So, for all intents and purposes, […]

  • High School Hoops Player Sinks 80-Foot Game-Winning Buzzer Beater (Video)

    High School Hoops Player Sinks 80-Foot Game-Winning Buzzer Beater (Video)

    We saw a bunch of really great buzzer-beaters in 2013. The 55-footer that won the New York State Class AA high school boys championship back in March was pretty insane. The no-look backwards over-the-head buzzer beater from the Spanish pro league was pretty amazing, too. However, the one you are about to see is, without […]