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  • This Day In Sports History (September 23rd) — Jose Canseco

    This Day In Sports History (September 23rd) — Jose Canseco

    It was on this day in 1988 that Jose Canseco became the inaugural member of baseball’s 40/40 club.  Canseco finished the season with 42 home runs and 40 stolen bases. Jose Canseco enjoyed his best statistical season in 1988.  To go along with the 42 home runs and 40 stolen bases, Canseco had 124 RBI’s, […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 9/22/2013 — Drew Brees

    Stat Line of the Night — 9/22/2013 — Drew Brees

    Fantasy football owners who were worried about Drew Brees‘ production through the first two weeks of the season couldn’t have been happier with what they got from the New Orleans Saints quarterback in week three. After throwing for only three touchdowns in the first two games of the season, Brees lit up the Arizona Cardinals […]

  • The 25 Best Places to Watch College Football (2013 Edition)

    The 25 Best Places to Watch College Football (2013 Edition)

    A couple years ago we came out with a list of the best places to watch college football. Since then so much has happened in the sport, we thought it was high time to rethink the list—and make it bigger. So here you go: our list of the 25 best places to watch college football […]

  • A Mashup of Major Sports Team Logos for 39 Different Cities (Images)

    A Mashup of Major Sports Team Logos for 39 Different Cities (Images)

    Yesterday we showed you the work of one creative Redditor who decided to redesign the logos for all 32 NFL teams. Today, we have another instance of creative logo makeovers to show you.  But rather than simply focusing on one league or sport, this project features a mashup of the logos of every major sports […]

  • This Day In Sports History (September 20th) — Walter Payton

    This Day In Sports History (September 20th) — Walter Payton

    It was on this day in 1987 that Chicago Bears running back Walter Payton scored his record breaking 107th career regular season rushing touchdown.  Payton broke the record, which was previously held by Cleveland Browns great Jim Brown. Without a doubt, Walter Payton was one of the greatest football players that ever played the game.  […]

  • Here’s Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s $40-Million Check (Photo)

    Here’s Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s $40-Million Check (Photo)

    I’m going to go ahead and assume that you have never seen a $40-million check before in your life.  Heck, most of us haven’t…until now. Unfortunately, the $40-million check you are about to see does not belong to you.  Rather, it belongs to Floyd Mayweather Jr., as that is the amount of money he agreed […]

  • Stat Line of the Night — 9/19/2013 — Justin Houston

    Stat Line of the Night — 9/19/2013 — Justin Houston

    With Andy Reid making his return to Philadelphia for the first time since being fired by the Eagles after last season, the Chiefs players seemed determined to get their new head coach the win.  And no Chiefs player put forth a more determined effort on the field than Justin Houston. The third-year linebacker out of […]

  • 21 Awesome Neymar GIFs

    21 Awesome Neymar GIFs

    Serious soccer fans have been following the career of Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior—or simply Neymar for short—for several years now. The 21-year-old Brazilian has finished in the top 10 in voting for FIFA’s player of the year award, and in 2011 he won the Puskás Award for best goal of the year. However, all […]