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  • Marshawn Lynch Scores Beast Mode Touchdown, Eats Skittles (Video)

    Marshawn Lynch Scores Beast Mode Touchdown, Eats Skittles (Video)

    When a dog does something good, the typical response is to give him a treat.  As it turns out, humans aren’t all that different.  When we perform well at work, we are treated to a raise or bonus.  When our children do well at school, they often receive a sticker on their paper.  And when […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 12/1/11 — Marshawn Lynch

    Stat Line Of The Night — 12/1/11 — Marshawn Lynch

    After finishing the first half of the 2011 NFL season with one of the worst run defenses in the league, the Philadelphia Eagles have managed to turn things around in recent weeks.  However, they had a tough time stopping Marshawn Lynch last night, as the Seahawks running back made them look like the team that […]

  • 9 Biggest Traitor Coaches In The History Of College Football

    9 Biggest Traitor Coaches In The History Of College Football

    When it was officially announced earlier this week that Urban Meyer, former football coach at the University of Florida, would be taking the head coaching job at Ohio State, I’m sure more than a few Florida fans spit on the ground and began cursing his name as a traitor. But that’s fine by me, because […]

  • This Day In Sports History (December 1st) – Latrell Spreewell

    This Day In Sports History (December 1st) – Latrell Spreewell

    It was on this day in 1997 that Golden State Warriors guard Latrell Spreewell attacked his head coach, P.J. Carlesimo.  The incident took place at a Warriors practice, with Spreewell dragging Carlesimo to the floor and choking him before his teammates intervened. Coach Carlesimo yelled at Spreewell, telling him to make crisper passes, to which […]

  • First There Was Tebowing. Now There Is Peebowing!

    First There Was Tebowing. Now There Is Peebowing!

    When Tim Tebow got down on one knee, placed his elbow on his leg and his forehead on his fist, and began praying to God following a week 7 win over the Miami Dolphins, “Tebowing” was born and it proceeded to take the world by storm. Over the course of the next couple of weeks, […]

  • Kenny Phillips Hit Helps Jimmy Graham Contort His Body (Video)

    Kenny Phillips Hit Helps Jimmy Graham Contort His Body (Video)

    Jimmy Graham may not be a contortionist, but New York Giants strong safety Kenny Phillips appeared to turn him into one following a vicious fourth quarter hit. Graham was having himself quite the game up until that point, as the Saints’ tight end recorded five receptions for 84 yards and two touchdowns.  And needless to […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 11/28/11 — Drew Brees

    Stat Line Of The Night — 11/28/11 — Drew Brees

    When you talk about the league’s best quarterbacks right now, most NFL fans will be quick to mention Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers.  However, Drew Brees reminded us all last night that his name should not go without mention in such a conversation. Brees entered the week with the most passing yards out of any […]

  • 10 Iconic Pro Sports Families

    10 Iconic Pro Sports Families

    As we get together with our families this holiday, we think a bit about some of the powerful families of sports. It’s kind of weird to imagine that, yes, the junior members of these families grew up in a place where dad was at the top of his game, bringing home bank. Nature? Nurture? Who […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 11/24/11 — Terrell Suggs

    Stat Line Of The Night — 11/24/11 — Terrell Suggs

    It isn’t often that a defensive player wins the “Stat Line of the Night” award.  Then again, it isn’t often that a defense puts up the type of performance that we witnessed from the Baltimore Ravens last night. In a battle between two of the NFL’s most feared defenses, the Ravens came out ahead of […]

  • This Day In Sports History (November 23rd) – Edmonton Eskimos

    This Day In Sports History (November 23rd) – Edmonton Eskimos

    It was on this day in 1980 that the 68th Grey Cup was held at Exhibition Stadium in Toronto, Ontario.  The Edmonton Eskimos beat the Hamilton Tiger-Cats 48-10 in one of the most lopsided Grey Cup matches in history. The Edmonton Eskimos were the best team in the Canadian Football League throughout the entire 1980 […]

  • 9 Inspirational Sports Stories

    9 Inspirational Sports Stories

    Update: The world of sports continues to produce more inspiration than we in the media can keep up with. It seems like every week there’s another person triumphing over adversity or showing extreme courage in the face of nearly insurmountable odds. Luckily, this is the digital age, so we can just add to the already […]

  • 9 Reasons Norv Turner Should Be Fired

    9 Reasons Norv Turner Should Be Fired

    With the Chargers sitting at 4-5 right now, they are far from the dominant force in the AFC West that everyone expected them to be. And everyone is predictably placing the blame on head coach Norv Turner. He’s seemed to trend downward over his career in SD, and it’s time to pull the cord and […]

  • The 9 Longest Sports Strikes (And Lockouts) In History

    The 9 Longest Sports Strikes (And Lockouts) In History

    With the NBA and its players association unable to reach a collective bargaining agreement, it looks like the players will be moving to decertify the union so that they may sue the league for anti-trust violations. What does all this mean? It means that we could be looking at the longest labor dispute in North […]