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  • This Day In Sports History (January 10th) — Jimmy Johnson

    This Day In Sports History (January 10th) — Jimmy Johnson

    It was on this day in 1996 that the Miami Dolphins announced Jimmy Johnson as their new head coach.  Johnson replaced legendary Dolphins coach Don Shula, who’s tenure lasted 26 years with the Miami organization. Before accepting the job with the Dolphins, Johnson led the Dallas Cowboys to back-to-back Super Bowl titles in 1992 and […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 1/8/2014 — Justin Fontaine

    Stat Line of the Night — 1/8/2014 — Justin Fontaine

    Through the first 38 games of his NHL career, Minnesota Wild right winger Justin Fontaine had scored a respectable eight goals.  In game 39 of his NHL career, he added three more to his career totals. Despite seeing only 13:23 of ice time, Fontaine was still able to record his first career hat-trick.  And those […]

  • NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook: Divisional Round Recap

    NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook: Divisional Round Recap

    With Aaron Rodgers, Alex Smith, Andy Dalton, and Nick Foles all finding themselves on the losing end of their Wild Card Weekend match-ups, only eight quarterbacks remain in the NFL Playoffs.  But don’t expect those eight to be the only ones doing the talking in the latest edition of the NFL Quarterbacks Conversation on Facebook, […]

  • Blake Griffin Posterized Kris Humphries…Again (Video)

    Blake Griffin Posterized Kris Humphries…Again (Video)

    When it comes to instances of posterization in the National Basketball Association, I think it’s fair to say that no current NBA player has posterized more opponents than Blake Griffin, while no player has been posterized more than Kris Humphries. So when Humph’s Boston Celtics visited Blake’s Los Angeles Clippers last night, you had to […]

  • Here’s a Feel-Good Story Featuring A.J. McCarron (Video)

    Here’s a Feel-Good Story Featuring A.J. McCarron (Video)

    A few nights ago, after James Winston became the first quarterback not named A.J. McCarron to win a National Championship since 2011, A.J.’s hot mom got on Twitter and made an ill-advised comment about whether or not Winston was actually speaking English during his post-game interview. And seeing as how he was speaking English, many viewed the […]

  • This Day In Sports History (January 9th) — Super Bowl XI

    This Day In Sports History (January 9th) — Super Bowl XI

    It was on this day in 1977 that Super Bow XI took place in the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California.  The Oakland Raiders would defeat the Minnesota Vikings by a score of 32-14, earning the franchise their first ever Vince Lombardi Trophy. After a scoreless first quarter, the Raiders took control of the game in […]

  • Dan Le Batard Sold His Baseball Hall of Fame Vote to Deadspin

    Dan Le Batard Sold His Baseball Hall of Fame Vote to Deadspin

    As you may have heard previously, a few months back the folks over at Deadspin announced that they wanted to purchased the Baseball Hall of Fame ballot of one voter and allow their readers to vote on how to fill it out. Why? Because they believed the voting system was flawed to the point of […]