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  • Stat Line Of The Night — 9/8/11 — Aaron Rodgers

    Stat Line Of The Night — 9/8/11 — Aaron Rodgers

    And honorable mention should go out to Green Bay Packers rookie wide receiver and return specialist, Randall Cobb, who tied an NFL record with his 108-yard kickoff return touchdown and also added a 32-yard touchdown reception.  However, it is hard for us not to give “Stat Line of the Night” honors to the man who […]

  • Mike McCarthy Thought Aaron Rodgers’ Belt Celebration Was A Sexual Gesture (Video)

    Mike McCarthy Thought Aaron Rodgers’ Belt Celebration Was A Sexual Gesture (Video)

    Thanks to 28 touchdown passes and four touchdown runs, football fans everywhere were able to become awfully familiar with Aaron Rodgers’ “championship belt” touchdown celebration.  By the time he was lifting the Lombardi Trophy following a 31-25 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers at Super Bowl XLV, everyone knew the meaning behind the two-handed gesture that […]

  • How’s This For An Amazing Punt Return? (Video)

    How’s This For An Amazing Punt Return? (Video)

    I haven’t seen a punt return like this in the NFL since the days of Dante Hall (what ever happened to that guy anyways?). With the NFL season opening tonight, we are bound to see our fair share of highlight reel plays, but don’t count on seeing anything quite like what you are about to […]

  • Here Is A Video Of Andy Roddick Snapping On US Open Officials

    Here Is A Video Of Andy Roddick Snapping On US Open Officials

    If you are anything like me, you enjoy watching American tennis player Andy Roddick snap on others, whether those others happen to be chair umpires, opposing players, or tournament officials. Roddick was at it once again earlier today.  After his fourth-round match against David Ferrer was postponed for 40 hours due to continuous rainfall at […]

  • Picture Of The Day: That Looks Like It Hurts

    Picture Of The Day: That Looks Like It Hurts

    It is all fun and games, until someone loses an eye. In this case, that someone is Mike Fucito, forward of the MLS’s Seattle Sounders.  His bloody eye was the result of an elbow from Daniel Hernandez of FC Dallas.  Hernandez didn’t receive a card on the play, but he did eventually receive a red […]

  • 13 Tragic Cases Of Athletes Killed In Plane Crashes

    13 Tragic Cases Of Athletes Killed In Plane Crashes

    Tragedy struck yesterday when the passenger plane carrying Russian hockey team Lokomotiv of the KHL (Kontinental Hockey League) crashed just after take-off, killing 43 people. Added to the growing list of prominent athletes whose lives were cut short were former NHL players Pavol Demitra and Brad McCrimmon, the team’s coach. Sadly, this was hardly the […]

  • Italian Prison Inmates Sure Do Love Mario Balotelli (Video)

    Italian Prison Inmates Sure Do Love Mario Balotelli (Video)

    Gianluigi Buffon has won eight Serie A goalkeeper of the year awards, three UEFA Team of the Year honors, one European Footballer of the Year award, a Yashin Award, and most importantly, he backstopped the Italian national team to the World Cup title in 2006. Mario Balotelli has won…well, nothing really. So why would Balotelli […]

  • This Day In Sports History (September 8th) – Mark McGwire

    This Day In Sports History (September 8th) – Mark McGwire

    It was on this day in 1998 that Mark McGwire hit his 62nd home run of the season.  McGwire broke the record of Roger Maris, which held up for an incredible 37 years. In 1998, both Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa were hitting home runs at a record setting pace and it was a race […]

  • Unaware Fan Hit In The Neck By Home Run Ball (Video)

    Unaware Fan Hit In The Neck By Home Run Ball (Video)

    Watching balls fly into the stands at high speeds is all part of the game of baseball.  As a result, you will find plenty of signs around every Major League stadium reminding fans to “be aware of objects leaving the field of play.” Coincidentally, one man present at Petco Park for yesterday’s game between the […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 9/7/11 — Guillermo Moscoso

    Stat Line Of The Night — 9/7/11 — Guillermo Moscoso

    For the second time in the last three days, a Major League pitcher took a no-hitter into the eighth innings, and for the second time in three days they couldn’t hold on through the final two innings.  However, that didn’t stop us from awarding the White Sox Zach Stewart with “The Stat Line of the […]

  • Amir Sayoud Gives Us The Worst Penalty Kick Ever (Video)

    Amir Sayoud Gives Us The Worst Penalty Kick Ever (Video)

    Shooting a soccer ball on a goal that is 8-feet tall and 24-feet wide from only 36-feet away doesn’t seem like such a tough task for anyone with a reasonable amount of athleticism in their genes.  I therefore can’t help but wonder why professional soccer players, who have tons of athleticism and practice the game […]