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  • Mike Ditka Fell Asleep During ‘NFL Sunday Countdown’ (Video)

    Mike Ditka Fell Asleep During ‘NFL Sunday Countdown’ (Video)

    What’s the mark of a true TV veteran? There are probably several, but if one is being able to doze off during the high-pressure situation of live television, you can consider Mike Ditka a lifer after he fell asleep on the air during Sunday’s episode of ESPN’s NFL Sunday Countdown. The impressive snooze happened following a […]

  • This Day In Sports History (December 30th) — Wayne Gretzky

    This Day In Sports History (December 30th) — Wayne Gretzky

    It was on this day in 1981 that Edmonton Oilers center Wayne Gretzky scored his 50th goal of the season in just his 39th game.  Gretzky broke the record of 50 goals in 50 games that was held by both Maurice Richard and Mike Bossy. Wayne Gretzky entered game #39 with 45 goals and needed […]

  • Jags’ LaRoy Reynolds Makes Helmetless Tackle (GIF)

    Jags’ LaRoy Reynolds Makes Helmetless Tackle (GIF)

    Rookie linebacker for the Jacksonville Jaguars, LaRoy Reynolds, must have something to prove to his teammates, the fans, or maybe just to himself, if his performance during Sunday’s game against the Indianapolis Colts was any indication. After losing his helmet early during a punt, he ran another 30 or so yards to make a tackle. […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 12/29/2013 — Peyton Manning

    Stat Line of the Night — 12/29/2013 — Peyton Manning

    Peyton Manning‘s 266-yard, four touchdown performance in just a single half of action during Sunday’s 34-14 victory over the Raiders was impressive, but this “Stat Line of the Night” has more to do with the Broncos quarterback’s stat line over the course of the entire 2013 season, rather than just a single game. In addition […]

  • Anderson Silva Suffers Nasty Leg Break at UFC 168 (GIF)

    Anderson Silva Suffers Nasty Leg Break at UFC 168 (GIF)

    How was your holiday break? Did anything go horribly wrong? Did you get stuck at the airport overnight, or did one of your elderly uncles get drunk and fall into the hot tub? Whatever happened, I can still guarantee you had a better weekend than Anderson Silva‘s leg, which literally snapped in half during the […]

  • The 9 Worst Teams to Make the NFL Playoffs

    The 9 Worst Teams to Make the NFL Playoffs

    Underdog teams have always had an enchanting pull in the world of the NFL – those lowly franchises that have eked out season after season and yet somehow are given the chance to fulfill their destinies. If only each of these groups could be given their own Hollywood adaptation, all that heartache could’ve paid off. […]

  • Shaun White Captures Double Cork 1440 With GoPro (Video)

    Shaun White Captures Double Cork 1440 With GoPro (Video)

    Pro snowboarder Shaun White recently put the “pro” in GoPro, showing off in a new video released by GoPro (who just so happen to be sponsors of White) as he demonstrates his skills on a custom-built half-pipe in Perisher, Australia. During the video—which shows Shaun White in action from a variety of angles, not just […]

  • This Day In Sports History (December 27th) – Barry Zito

    This Day In Sports History (December 27th) – Barry Zito

    It was on this day in 2006 that the San Francisco Giants signed free agent starting pitcher Barry Zito to a seven-year deal worth $126 million.  Zito’s contract made him the highest paid pitcher in Major League history at the time of the signing. Barry Zito had a terrific season in 2002 when he had […]

  • Ajman Official Takes Swing at Ref During UAE Soccer Match (Video)

    Ajman Official Takes Swing at Ref During UAE Soccer Match (Video)

    If you’ve been ignoring soccer matches from the United Arab Emirates but love to watch awkward fights between grown men during sporting events, you might want to watch the video at the bottom of this page. It shows things getting very heated between an Ajman official and a referee during a recent league match. The […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 12/26/2013 — Danny Green

    Stat Line of the Night — 12/26/2013 — Danny Green

    Every NBA player has those days when they simply can’t miss.  Danny Green of the San Antonio Spurs is no exception. Taking on the Dallas Mavericks at the American Airlines Center, Green was perfect.  He made all seven of his field-goal attempts, including five from three-point land, and he also went 3-for-3 from the free-throw […]

  • Skier Captures Horrifying Avalanche on GoPro (Video)

    Skier Captures Horrifying Avalanche on GoPro (Video)

    Two Colorado skiers were recently at the East Vail Chutes backwoods, when the worst came close to happening. It was an avalanche, and luckily for the skier who got caught in it, his friend was there to find him and dig him out of the more than neck-deep snow he ended up buried under. And […]