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  • 10 Biggest FIFA Scandals of the Sepp Blatter Era

    10 Biggest FIFA Scandals of the Sepp Blatter Era

    Wednesday’s arrest and indictment of nine FIFA official on corruption charges shocked the sports world—but not because everybody thought soccer’s international governing body was so pure and innocent. FIFA scandals involving allegations of bribery and racketeering have been plaguing the beautiful game for decades. What was shocking about Wednesday’s turn of events was that, finally, somebody […]

  • Drake Name-Dropped at Scripps National Spelling Bee (Video)

    Drake Name-Dropped at Scripps National Spelling Bee (Video)

    You know you’ve made it when you’re getting name-dropped in a definition at the Scripps National Spelling Bee: Congratulations, Drake. You started from the bottom, now you’re here…at the spelling bee, being used to describe the word “bacchius”.* * A “bacchius” is a metrical foot of one short syllable followed by two long ones.

  • John Cena Bench-Presses 440-Pounds (Video)

    John Cena Bench-Presses 440-Pounds (Video)

    Wrestling may be fake, but John Cena‘s strength is for real, as demonstrated by this 440-pound bench press by the WWE United States Champion: 200kg 440lb bench, now do u guys understand how I can keep kicking out at 2? #pressoffthehate #TBT TrueBenchThursday pic.twitter.com/Ya7c8vVYj7 — John Cena (@JohnCena) May 28, 2015

  • 2015 Spelling Bee Champion Gives Tribute to LeBron James (Video)

    2015 Spelling Bee Champion Gives Tribute to LeBron James (Video)

    For the second consecutive year, the Scripps National Spelling Bee ended in a tie.  This year, the two champions are Gokul Venkatachalam and Vanya Shivashankar. Shivashankar’s victory marks the first time a sibling of a past champion has won the competition, as her sister Kavya won it back in 2009. As for Venkatachalam, he also […]

  • Adrian Peterson Twitter Rant: Internet Reacts

    Adrian Peterson Twitter Rant: Internet Reacts

    Adrian Peterson is an angry man.  He’s angry with the NFL.  He’s angry with the Vikings.  And he’s angry about his contract. So what do angry people do in this day and age?  They go on Twitter rants: I love people who think they know it all! Smh, Research how many NFL teams hasn’t honored a player’s […]

  • Chip Kelly Responds to LeSean McCoy’s Racism Allegations

    Chip Kelly Responds to LeSean McCoy’s Racism Allegations

    After being shipped from the Philadelphia Eagles to the Buffalo Bills for linebacker Kiko Alonso, LeSean McCoy suggested that Eagles head coach Chip Kelly is racist because he “got rid of all the black players” during an interview for ESPN The Magazine. Today, Chip Kelly responded to those comments for the first time while speaking with the […]

  • EA Sports Announces Addition of Women’s Teams to FIFA 16 (Video)

    EA Sports Announces Addition of Women’s Teams to FIFA 16 (Video)

    FIFA 16 won’t hit store shelves in North America until September 22nd, but when it does there may be a lot more females lining up to get themselves a copy, thanks to the addition of women’s teams to the latest edition of the popular soccer video game series. The announcement, which was made by EA […]

  • Photos Leak Of Jerry Jones Groping More Young Women

    Photos Leak Of Jerry Jones Groping More Young Women

    The last time Jerry Jones was caught on camera creepily putting his hands all over a couple of young women, he was hit with a lawsuit by one of the women who claimed she was sexually assaulted by the Dallas Cowboys owner. Has Jerry learned his lesson? Of course he hasn’t. Jones is once again […]

  • College Baseball Teams Stage Epic Rain Delay Show (Video)

    College Baseball Teams Stage Epic Rain Delay Show (Video)

    I’m not sure exactly how exciting Saturday’s NCAA Mountain West Tournament match-up between Fresno State and New Mexico was (New Mexico won, 9-1), but it couldn’t have been as exciting as their epic performance during the lengthy rain delay prior to the game. The two teams got together to re-enact a number of different scenarios during […]

  • Watch Every James Harden Turnover From Game 5 (Video)

    Watch Every James Harden Turnover From Game 5 (Video)

    James Harden had a terrific 2014-15 NBA regular season, finishing second in MVP voting with 27.4 points, 7.0 assists, and 5.7 rebounds per game.  And he was having a terrific 2015 post-season too, leading the Houston Rockets all the way to the Western Conference Finals.  But when his team needed a win to stay alive […]

  • Riley Curry Kills It at Another Steph Curry Press Conference (Video)

    Riley Curry Kills It at Another Steph Curry Press Conference (Video)

    This year’s NBA Finals will feature an epic battle between the Golden State Warriors’ Steph Curry and the Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James. But in the background, there will be another interesting battle taking place: Riley Curry vs. LeBron James kid in a battle for cute-fan supremacy. Here’s a look at Riley Curry’s latest work from […]

  • Joe Hart Is Terrified Of a Baseball (Video)

    Joe Hart Is Terrified Of a Baseball (Video)

    This seven-second video of Joe Hart squealing in fear at a foul ball while accompanying his Manchester City teammates inside the Toronto Blue Jays batting cages certainly won’t help the reputation of soccer players anywhere. Check it out: If you’d like to see more of Joe Hart and his Man City teammates during their meet-and-greet with Blue […]