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  • Dante Hitner and 17 Other Athletes Who Changed Their Names

    Dante Hitner and 17 Other Athletes Who Changed Their Names

    After the 49ers’ week 4 destruction of the Rams, the NFL hit San Francisco safety Donte Whitner with a hefty $20,000 fine for what they deemed was an illegal hit on St. Louis receiver Chris Givens. As you would expect, Whitner wasn’t very happy about this, so he did what anyone in his situation would […]

  • Would-Be NCAA Videbomber Runs Into Wall (GIF)

    Would-Be NCAA Videbomber Runs Into Wall (GIF)

    The act of photobombing (and especially its full-motion equivalent, videobombing) requires crack patience, timing and attentiveness to pull off properly. You definitely don’t want to go off all half-cocked like the kid in the GIF below. What’s especially tragic is that this kid had a perfect set-up for a next-level videobomb: A low-traffic area in […]

  • Nebraska Player Caught Peeing On Sideline During Game (Video)

    Nebraska Player Caught Peeing On Sideline During Game (Video)

    Over the weekend, Nebraska Cornhuskers offensive lineman Robby Painter had to deal with a problem that all of us have encountered at some point in our lives. So, what’s a guy to do when he really has to go? In Painter’s case during Saturday’s Big Ten contest against Illinois, he excused himself to the sideline […]

  • Monster Truck in Mexico Runs Over Spectators, Killing Eight (Video)

    Monster Truck in Mexico Runs Over Spectators, Killing Eight (Video)

    Last week we told you about a monster truck that nearly drove into the stands and over a bunch of spectators at an event called The Monster Truck Showdown in Reyosa, Mexico. If the breaks didn’t kick in at the last second, we speculated, a number of lives would have been lost. Sadly, today we […]

  • This Day In Sports History (October 7th) – Walter Payton

    This Day In Sports History (October 7th) – Walter Payton

    It was on this day in 1984 that Chicago Bears’ running back Walter Payton surpassed Jim Brown as the NFL’s all-time leading rusher. Payton gained his 12,313th yard in a game played against the New Orleans Saints. Walter Payton was a staple in the Chicago Bears backfield throughout the 1970’s and 80’s.  He consistently put […]

  • There Was a Naked Female Streaker at the Presidents Cup (Pics)

    There Was a Naked Female Streaker at the Presidents Cup (Pics)

    Golf gets its fair share of coverage during the “major season” from April to August. However, once football starts—followed by the MLB postseason, the NHL, and the NBA—that’s pretty much it. In our collective sports consciousness, golf goes bye bye. Of course, that’s just the general rule, and as we all know, all general rules […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 10/6/2013 — Peyton Manning

    Stat Line of the Night — 10/6/2013 — Peyton Manning

    Yesterday’s match-up between the Denver Broncos and the Dallas Cowboys was an absolute barnburner, but in the end only one team can win and only one quarterback can earn “The Stat Line of the Night.” That team and quarterback was not Tony Romo and the Cowboys, despite the former’s 506 passing yards and five touchdowns. […]

  • Pittsburgh Hospital Dresses Newborn Babies in Pirates Gear (Photos)

    Pittsburgh Hospital Dresses Newborn Babies in Pirates Gear (Photos)

    In an attempt to ensure that the youngest generation of Pittsburghers don’t have to wait their entire lives to celebrate postseason baseball, the people at St. Clair Hospital have been dressing every newborn baby in Pittsburgh Pirates gear.  And it is undoubtedly the cutest thing we’ve seen thus far from any of the MLB’s playoff […]

  • 9 Largest Football Spreads You Can Bet This Weekend

    9 Largest Football Spreads You Can Bet This Weekend

    Gambling is wrong. It destroys lives, and can pull people into a cycle of addiction from which they often never recover. That said, during football season, there are always countless wonderful games to wager upon (legally), and we’ve picked a few here that offer HUGE spreads. A game with a huge spread isn’t any more […]

  • Michael Jordan’s Reaction to Miley Cyrus’ “23″ (Video)

    Michael Jordan’s Reaction to Miley Cyrus’ “23″ (Video)

    Okay, so this isn’t really how Michael Jordan reacted after seeing Miley Cyrus wearing several different forms of his No. 23 Chicago Bulls jersey in the music video for “23.”  Heck, we don’t even know if Jordan’s seen the video yet. Rather, the video you are about to watch is a mashup created by YouTube […]