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  • 32 NFL Quarterbacks As Their Team’s Nicknames (Gallery)

    32 NFL Quarterbacks As Their Team’s Nicknames (Gallery)

    When you say something like, “Tony Romo is a Cowboy,” or “Matthew Stafford is a Lion,” what you’re really implying is that Romo and Stafford are member of the Dallas Cowboys and Detroit Lions organizations, respectively. What you’re certainly not implying is that Tony Romo is an actual cowboy, or Matthew Stafford is an actual […]

  • Rugby Judge Makes Ridiculously Bad Call (Video)

    Rugby Judge Makes Ridiculously Bad Call (Video)

    Even if you don’t know the first thing about rugby, you’ll still be able to appreciate this blow call by a touch judge, which would make an NFL referee look like the HAL 9000. It’s a simple case of a player being out of bounds and not being called as such, but it’s the sheer […]

  • Man Sets Arm On Fire For Karate Stunt (Video)

    Man Sets Arm On Fire For Karate Stunt (Video)

    Practitioners of karate will tell you that the martial arts is a noble and proud tradition that is marked by self-control, gentility and respect. I’m not sure if anybody told that to the guy in this video, though, who accidentally lit himself on fire for a karate demonstration. To his credit, the guy (Dave Massender) […]

  • Danny Seigle Knocks Over Two Defenders With an Artful Crossover (Video)

    Danny Seigle Knocks Over Two Defenders With an Artful Crossover (Video)

    Over in the Philippines Basketball Association, Danny Seigle performed a maneuver that should please fans of cartoonish slapstick in basketball, as his “double-ankle-breaker” crossover sent not one, but two defenders tripping over each other’s feet. It’s a pretty satisfying move, and one that demonstrates a style of play that you don’t often see in the […]

  • 20 College Football Legends with Their Own Statues

    20 College Football Legends with Their Own Statues

    College football season is upon us. Thank God. In an age where the pro teams threaten their home towns with relocation in order to get citizens to build billion dollar stadiums, and where franchise icons will switch teams late in their career just to make $25 million instead of $20 million, college football gives us […]

  • This Day In Sports History (September 3rd) — Bobby Thigpen

    This Day In Sports History (September 3rd) — Bobby Thigpen

    It was on this day in 1990 that Chicago White Sox closer Bobby Thigpen set the record for most saves in a single season.  Thigpen recorded his 47th save of the season to pass Dave Righetti’s old record of 46. In the two years prior to breaking the record (1988, 1989) Thigpen showed a lot […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 9/2/2013 — Jameis Winston

    Stat Line of the Night — 9/2/2013 — Jameis Winston

    With EJ Manuel making the jump to the NFL, many Florida State Seminoles fans may have been wondering how their team would fair in 2013.  If freshman quarterback Jameis Winston‘s performance on Monday is any indication, it appears as though the Noles are going to be just fine. Playing in his first game at the […]

  • Did a UNC Player Try to Take Out Jadeveon Clowney’s Knee? (GIFs)

    Did a UNC Player Try to Take Out Jadeveon Clowney’s Knee? (GIFs)

    Did North Carolina Tar Heels tackle Kiaro Holts intentionally take a shot at the knees of South Carolina Gamecocks defensive end Jadeveon Clowney during last night’s NCAA College Football match-up at William-Brice Stadium? Tar Heels fans will probably tell you no, that was not the case, while I’m certain Gamecock fans will say that they […]

  • Camera Flash on Cell Phone Delays Major League Baseball Game (Video)

    Camera Flash on Cell Phone Delays Major League Baseball Game (Video)

    Smartphones can do so many amazing things. They can send emails and texts, take videos and pictures, and provide access to the unlimited information out there on the internet. Oh, and apparently they can also delay a Major League Baseball game. Last night in Tampa, during the game between the Rays and Angels of Greater […]

  • Vanderbilt Player Pukes All Over the Field (GIF)

    Vanderbilt Player Pukes All Over the Field (GIF)

    In case you didn’t notice, the 2013 NCAA Football season kicked off last night with five games.  Among them was an SEC battle between Ole Miss and Vanderbilt that delivered ten touchdowns, 915 total offensive yards and one rather disgusting scene, which featured a Vandy player puking all over the field. I guess not every […]