Sports Lists

  • 15 Highest Pro Athlete Salaries of 2011

    15 Highest Pro Athlete Salaries of 2011

    The annual salaries commanded by pro athletes seem to be growing exponentially, don’t they? It just seems like every year, in every sport, somebody is breaking a record for most money paid to a grown man for playing a game. Some of us don’t really have a problem with this, and instead fantasize about what […]

  • 8 Potential Jobs for Locked Out NBA Stars

    8 Potential Jobs for Locked Out NBA Stars

    With the NBA players and owners seemingly as far apart as ever from reaching a contract agreement and ending the lockout, many players and even some coaches are scrambling to find new jobs that utilize their on-court skills in useful, productive ways off the court. Let’s take a look at which jobs some of the […]

  • 9 Reasons Why This Could Be The Best MLB Post-Season Ever

    9 Reasons Why This Could Be The Best MLB Post-Season Ever

    The 2011 MLB playoffs kick off tonight, with the Texas Rangers hosting the Tampa Bay Rays followed by the New York Yankees hosting the Detroit Tigers. This year, however, the biggest question going into October isn’t so much, “who will win the World Series,” but instead, “is there any way the playoffs can be half […]

  • 11 Biggest Badasses In The History Of The Rugby World Cup

    11 Biggest Badasses In The History Of The Rugby World Cup

    Originally, I thought I’d bring you a list of the greatest upsets in Rugby World Cup history for today. But as the group stage of the 2011 tournament draws to a close, the fact that the opening round matches have yielded precisely zero upsets thus far really took the wind out of those sails. Maybe […]

  • 15 Hottest College Football Cheerleading Squads of 2011

    15 Hottest College Football Cheerleading Squads of 2011

    Well, we’re almost halfway through the college football season once again. Pretty soon we’ll all be debating the merits and faults of the BCS with friends and coworkers like we do every year. But before we get to the arguing, I think we should all take a moment to appreciate the one element of college […]

  • 13 Best Places To Watch College Football

    13 Best Places To Watch College Football

    Any fan of football has to admit that, if you want to understand the soul or essence of the sport, you’ve got to start with college football. Don’t get me wrong, I love the NFL. They obviously have the better on-field product and, frankly, I’m really an NFL guy at heart. But when it comes […]

  • 9 Most Epic Collapses In MLB History

    9 Most Epic Collapses In MLB History

    If you’re a baseball fan, then you are probably aware that the Boston Red Sox are hanging on for dear life in the American League Wild Card standings. On September 1, Boston was 8 ½ games ahead of Tampa Bay. Today, their lead over the Rays is just 1 lousy game. But Boston is not […]

  • 9 Pro Athletes Who Did Surprisingly Well On Dancing With The Stars

    9 Pro Athletes Who Did Surprisingly Well On Dancing With The Stars

    The 13th season of Dancing with the Stars got underway this week, and if you’re like me you were rather surprised to hear that Metta World Peace (the Lakers forward formerly known as Ron Artest) was the first celebrity contestant eliminated from the competition. It’s not surprising because I had particular reasons to expect great […]

  • Moneyball And 9 Other Sports Books That Would Make Terrible Sports Movies

    Moneyball And 9 Other Sports Books That Would Make Terrible Sports Movies

    Well, the highly anticipated movie adaptation of the Michael Lewis bestseller Moneyball finally hits theaters tomorrow. It stars Brad Pitt and is coming out right as MLB’s pennant races are getting interesting, so all signs point toward financial success. But does that mean it’s actually going to be a good sports movie? Personally, I kind […]

  • 11 Hot NFL Daughters

    11 Hot NFL Daughters

    We here at Total Pro Sports tend to focus so much on the hot WAGs from the world of pro sports that a very important segment of hot women is often overlooked: the hot daughters from the world of pro sports. Well, this oversight ends today, because we’re bringing you a list of the NFL’s […]

  • 9 People Who Probably Weren’t Too Upset That Michael Vick Got Hurt

    9 People Who Probably Weren’t Too Upset That Michael Vick Got Hurt

    As you probably know, on Sunday, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick had to leave the game after colliding awkwardly with one of his teammates. As it turns out, Vick suffered a concussion which may or may not keep him out of next week’s home opener against the Giants. Regardless of how long Vick is out, […]

  • 9 Reasons Why Mariano Rivera Is The Greatest Closer Of All Time

    9 Reasons Why Mariano Rivera Is The Greatest Closer Of All Time

    Any day now, 41-year-old New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera is going to break the all-time saves record. Now, personally, I don’t think the “save” should be as big a deal as it is. One guy gets a “save” after coming on in the bottom of the eight with the bases loaded, nobody out, and […]

  • 9 Smartest Players In Major League Baseball

    9 Smartest Players In Major League Baseball

    The world of professional sports is probably the one place in life where being smart won’t help you get ahead. Just ask the 9 baseball players listed here. They’re probably the smartest guys in Major League Baseball, and I bet every one of them will tell you that their intelligence has more often been a […]

  • 11 Stupid Movies About Animals Playing Sports

    11 Stupid Movies About Animals Playing Sports

    There are many ingredients required for a good sports movie. You need a solid hero, a sinister villain (or two), a hot actress (or three), and maybe a little comedic relief for good measure. You know what you never, ever need in a sports movie? Animals. Particularly animals playing sports. If you’re thinking about making […]

  • 11 Hot Rugby WAGs

    11 Hot Rugby WAGs

    You may have heard that the 2011 Rugby World Cup is underway right now down in New Zealand. If you’re like me, you don’t know a whole lot about the sport, but you’re curious and you want to learn more. And, if you’re still like me, the first question you ask when learning about any […]