Football

  • Stanford’s Marching Band Got Weird at the Rose Bowl (GIF)

    Stanford’s Marching Band Got Weird at the Rose Bowl (GIF)

    In case you’re not up on your university marching bands, you should know that the Stanford University marching band (or “Stanford Band” for short) is known for their irreverent antics on the field. So their performance at the 2013 Rose Bowl was actually kind of restrained by their standards, but still worth reporting on here. […]

  • Georgia Tech Fake Punt Ends Disastrously (GIF)

    Georgia Tech Fake Punt Ends Disastrously (GIF)

    Football has often been likened to open warfare, as two teams square off to invade the other’s territory and so forth. Well, if you want to extend the combat metaphor to this fake punt by Georgia Tech from yesterday’s Music City Bowl, it was the equivalent of accidentally throwing the firing pin out of your […]

  • FSU “Red Lightning” Greets Jameis Winston After Hit (GIF)

    FSU “Red Lightning” Greets Jameis Winston After Hit (GIF)

    A couple days ago we told you about “Red Lightning,” the FSU ball boy who was present during seemingly every big FSU play of the season, according to his “highlight reel.” Well, good news for you Red Lightning fans: He was spotted at yesterday’s ACC Championship game against Duke, giving invaluable moral support to Jameis […]

  • Oklahoma State Scores Field Goal During Earthquake (GIF)

    Oklahoma State Scores Field Goal During Earthquake (GIF)

    It’s hard enough to do things like set a table or arrange books on a bookshelf during an earthquake, but Oklahoma State Cowboys kicker Ben Grogan took the “doing things while the ground is moving under your feet” game to the next level by scoring a 41-yard field goal in Saturday’s game against the University […]

  • Red Lightning, the FSU Ball Boy, Has His Own Highlight Reel (Video)

    Red Lightning, the FSU Ball Boy, Has His Own Highlight Reel (Video)

    If the Florida State Seminoles beat the Duke Blue Devils on Saturday—a task which actually will not be as easy as it used to be, because Duke football is no longer a complete embarrassment—they will finish the season 13-0 and play in the BCS National Championship game. For a major program that had to endure […]

  • One Punt Return, Three Insane Bone-Crushing Blocks (Video)

    One Punt Return, Three Insane Bone-Crushing Blocks (Video)

    A couple weeks ago we showed you that even an NCAA D-II football team is capable of producing incredible highlights. Today we’re going to do the same for NCAA D-III football. On Saturday, the Linfield Wildcats (McMinnville, Oregon) hosted the Hamden-Sydney Tigers (Virginia) in the second round of the Division III playoffs and, despite being […]