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  • This Day In Sports History (December 16th) — O.J. Simpson

    This Day In Sports History (December 16th) — O.J. Simpson

    It was on this day in 1973 that Buffalo Bills running back O.J. Simpson became the first man to rush for over 2,000 yards in a single season. Simpson accomplished the feat in just 14 games as that was the length of the schedule at the time. Simpson entered the final game of the season […]

  • Stat Line of the Night – 12/15/2013 – Jamaal Charles

    Stat Line of the Night – 12/15/2013 – Jamaal Charles

    If you have Jamaal Charles on your fantasy football team, chances are you were victorious in your week 15 match-up.  That’s because the Kansas City Chiefs running back nearly set the record for most fantasy points scored in a single game since 1960. Charles would go on to total 51 fantasy points according to ESPN—the […]

  • What If Women Liked Football More than Men? (Video)

    What If Women Liked Football More than Men? (Video)

    I generally try to avoid stereotypes about gender roles so as to avoid coming off like a chauvinist d-bag. That being said, when pushed, even I would have to admit that men love football more than women. Yes, I know a few women who are nuts for the game, and I know some men who […]

  • Sewer Fishing: The Newest Amateur Sport (Video)

    Sewer Fishing: The Newest Amateur Sport (Video)

    We mostly cover the big sports on this site – you know, baseball, basketball, football, curling, stuff like that. But occasionally a sport in the infant stages of its development jumps out and demands attention. Today, that sport is sewer fishing. Unlike more established sports that don’t have to have self-explanatory names, sewer fishing is […]

  • 15 Athletes on Santa’s Naughty List in 2013

    15 Athletes on Santa’s Naughty List in 2013

    Don’t look now, but Christmas is now less than two weeks away. And while you may think that still leaves you plenty of time to make your shopping list, formulate a plan, and then put it into action, you’re probably wrong. You’ve only got four more weekend days to shop, and since two of them are NFL […]

  • David Stern Chokes On A Bottle Of Water (GIF)

    David Stern Chokes On A Bottle Of Water (GIF)

    We all have things that we just haven’t gotten the hang of yet, despite lots of practice. For outgoing NBA commissioner David Stern, one of those things is proper operation of a water bottle. And yes, I’m probably being a little hard on Mr. Stern when I phrase it that way – everybody accidentally gets […]

  • This Day In Sports History (December 13th) — Roger Clemens

    This Day In Sports History (December 13th) — Roger Clemens

    It was on this day in 1996 that free agent starting pitcher Roger Clemens signed with the Toronto Blue Jays. Clemens signed a four-year, $40 million deal to be the ace of the Blue Jays pitching staff. Although he signed a four-year contract, Clemens lasted only two seasons in Toronto before being traded to the […]

  • Deron Williams Put Chris Paul on Skates Last Night—Twice (Video)

    Deron Williams Put Chris Paul on Skates Last Night—Twice (Video)

    There’s really no debating who the best point guard in the NBA is right now. There used to be debating. Some people said it was Deron Williams. Some people said it was Chris Paul. However, since Williams got traded to the Nets and Paul got traded to the Clippers, it’s been no contest. Chris Paul […]

  • Stat Line of the Night – 12/12/2013 – LaMarcus Aldridge

    Stat Line of the Night – 12/12/2013 – LaMarcus Aldridge

    Last night the first-place Portland Trail Blazers hosted the Houston Rockets, and Dwight Howard scored 32 points and grabbed 17 rebounds to go along with two steals and three blocks. Combine this with the fact that James Harden scored 25 points and grabbed six rebounds of his own—to go along with his game-high seven assists—and […]