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  • 9 Other Freshman Who Could Have Won the Heisman Trophy (But Didn’t)

    9 Other Freshman Who Could Have Won the Heisman Trophy (But Didn’t)

    On Saturday night, Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel became the first freshman to win the Heisman Trophy in the 78-year history of the award. Why did it take so long? Well, there are a couple reasons. For one, freshman only became eligible to play varsity NCAA football in 1972, which meant before that there weren’t […]

  • Fail!: Bills Fans Drop Lee Smith During Touchdown Celebration (Video)

    Fail!: Bills Fans Drop Lee Smith During Touchdown Celebration (Video)

    Touchdowns have been tough to come by for the Buffalo Bills recently, as they have found the end zone more than once in just two of their last six games. Their latest offensive struggle took place yesterday afternoon when the took on the St. Louis Rams at Ralph Wilson Stadium.  On this occasion, they managed […]

  • This Might Be the Worst Free Throw of All Time (Video)

    This Might Be the Worst Free Throw of All Time (Video)

    Last week we told you about the worst half-court shot ever attempted. But as bad as that was, the guy who attempted it at least had plenty of excuses to fall back on. After all, a lot can go wrong when you’re trying to hurl a basketball through as 18-inch hoop that is 47 feet […]

  • Juan Manuel Márquez Knocked Out Manny Pacquiao (Video)

    Juan Manuel Márquez Knocked Out Manny Pacquiao (Video)

    Last November, Juan Manuel Márquez thought he’d finally beat Manny Pacquiao. It was his third try in a span of eight years. Their first meeting came on May 8, 2004, and ended in a controversial split-decision. Then, four years later, Pacquiao beat Márquez in a split decision, saying afterward that there would be no rematch. […]

  • Denarius Moore Is Running In The Wrong Direction (GIF)

    Denarius Moore Is Running In The Wrong Direction (GIF)

    If the Oakland Raiders’ offense appeared to be confused at times during last night’s 26-13 loss to the Denver Broncos, we’re happy to tell you that your eyes were not deceiving you.  They were, in fact, very confused. For proof, look no further than Denarius Moore, who appeared to be headed in the wrong direction following this […]

  • Male Cheerleader Gets KO’d by Flying Female Teammate (Video)

    Male Cheerleader Gets KO’d by Flying Female Teammate (Video)

    Usually when cheerleading squads perform acrobatic aerial stunts, we hold our breath for the chick getting thrown 10 feet into the air.  After all, they are the ones defying gravity.  And, in fact, not too long ago, a cheerleader for the Orlando Magic named Jamie Woode suffered precisely the kind of thing you fear during […]

  • 15 Best Selling NFL Jerseys of 2012

    15 Best Selling NFL Jerseys of 2012

    Some people might think that the best way to gauge the popularity of NFL players it to look at who the fans vote into the Pro Bowl. Unfortunately, there are two things wrong with this way of thinking. First, fan votes only account one-third of the selections, the rest being made by players, coaches, and […]

  • This Funny ESPN Commercial Makes Bowlers Look Like Ballers (Video)

    This Funny ESPN Commercial Makes Bowlers Look Like Ballers (Video)

    Bowling isn’t exactly a “cool” sport. The paychecks are moderate, the uniforms are bland, the game itself is not all that fun to watch on television, and I don’t think any pro bowler in the history of the sport has dated a supermodel. Nevertheless, ESPN has the broadcasting rights for the PBA—that’s the Professional Bowlers […]

  • This Day In Sports History (December 7th) – Bo Jackson

    This Day In Sports History (December 7th) – Bo Jackson

    It was on this day in 1985 that Auburn University running back Bo Jackson was named as the Heisman Trophy recipient.  Jackson narrowly beat out Iowa quarterback Chuck Long to take home the prestigious award. Bo Jackson is most remembered for being a great two-sport athlete, excelling in baseball and football, as he was named […]

  • Rasheed Wallace Does The Discount Double Check (Video)

    Rasheed Wallace Does The Discount Double Check (Video)

    Rasheed Wallace tends to run his mouth an awful lot on the court, but during last night’s nationally televised battle against the Miami Heat, the New York Knicks forward was letting his game do the talking. Sheed was only on the floor for 14 minutes, but he made the most of his playing time, recording […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 12/06/2012 — Knowshon Moreno

    Stat Line of the Night — 12/06/2012 — Knowshon Moreno

    Less than one month ago, Knowshon Moreno was buried on the Denver Broncos’ depth chart and a regular on the inactive list every Sunday, despite being perfectly healthy.  But the 2009 first-round draft pick continued to work hard in practice, just in case he was given another kick at the can.  And that opportunity finally […]