Tag Archives: coaches

  • Amateur Soccer Coach Pulls Shakespearean Flop (Video)

    Amateur Soccer Coach Pulls Shakespearean Flop (Video)

    The art of the flop is always subject to refinement and evolution, and now it’s taken a German (?, possibly Austrian) soccer coach to take the flop to the next level. It’s unusual enough for a coach to do this kind of thing rather than a player, but this guy adds such a theatrical flair […]

  • 15 Greatest Gregg Popovich Moments

    15 Greatest Gregg Popovich Moments

    The San Antonio Spurs are currently one of the great dynasties in pro sports. The team has appeared in the Western Conference Finals in each of the last three seasons, and nine of the last 16 dating back to 1999. In that span, they’ve made the NBA Finals five times, winning four Championships. And the one […]

  • The 15 Winningest Playoff Coaches in NFL History

    The 15 Winningest Playoff Coaches in NFL History

    Don’t look now, but if the New England Patriots make it to the Super Bowl to this year, Bill Belichick will tie Cowboys legend Tom Landry for most playoff wins by a coach. Then, obviously, if they win, he’ll sit in the top spot all by himself. However, that wouldn’t necessarily make Belichick the winningest playoff coach […]

  • 9 Most Overpaid Coaches in College Football Right Now

    9 Most Overpaid Coaches in College Football Right Now

    This week, USA Today released their annual list of the highest-paid coaches in college football. The results, as always, were interesting. There are 17 coaches making $3 million or more. There are 50 making $2 million or more. And there are only 22 making less than $500,000. So yeah, coaching college football pays pretty well. […]

  • 9 Worst College Football Coaching Hires of the BCS Era

    9 Worst College Football Coaching Hires of the BCS Era

    On Sunday, USC athletic director Pat Haden announced that USC had fired coach Lane Kiffin after an embarrassing 62-41 loss to Arizona State. If this were any other coach at any other school the timing would have been a little surprising, given that there is so much season left to right the ship. However, this […]

  • 9 NFL Coaches Who Probably Won’t Have Jobs Come January

    9 NFL Coaches Who Probably Won’t Have Jobs Come January

    That’s right. This list is GUARANTEEING that every coach you see on this list will not only be fired from their respective teams come January, but will also fail to find gainful employment in any other walk of life, be it vending machine repairman, roofer, Secretary of Health and Human Services, or even CEO of […]

  • Watch Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel Spit Out His Dentures (GIF)

    Watch Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel Spit Out His Dentures (GIF)

    Just two years ago, the Philadelphia Phillies were arguably the best team in baseball with the starting pitching equivalent of Murderers Row and a fearsome lineup. There was no way, it was thought, that those guys wouldn’t win the World Series. But they didn’t win the World Series, two years in a row. After that, something […]

  • Argentine Soccer Coach Dislocates Shoulder While Celebrating (Video)

    Argentine Soccer Coach Dislocates Shoulder While Celebrating (Video)

    A coach getting injured? That’s not weird. After all, depending on the sport, they are often participating in practice sessions to some degree.  And even if they’re not taking part in the action, they are standing right there on the sidelines. Now, a coach getting injured while performing a celebratory high-five to no one? Yeah, […]

  • 9 College Basketball Coaches Who Failed in the NBA

    9 College Basketball Coaches Who Failed in the NBA

    Last week, the Boston Celtics continued their major offseason overhaul by making the bold decision to hire Butler coach Brad Stevens to replace Doc Rivers. Now, Brad Stevens was quite possibly the most highly regarded coach in the NCAA, and no one doubts his acumen with the Xs and Os. However, there are stark contrasts […]