Tag Archives: coaches

  • 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 […]

  • 27 GIFs of Coaches Being Awesome

    27 GIFs of Coaches Being Awesome

    Everyone knows coaches are important, and we certainly spend enough time talking about them and second-guessing their every move. Still, the majority of the time, it’s the players who make the highlight reels. Every once in a while, however, a coach will do something on the sidelines that gets our attention. Maybe it’s berating a […]

  • 11 Hall of Fame Hockey Players Who Became NHL Head Coaches

    11 Hall of Fame Hockey Players Who Became NHL Head Coaches

    Last week the Colorado Avalanche announced that Patrick Roy, the Hall of Fame goaltender who led the franchise to two Stanley Cup championships, was returning to the franchise as vice president of hockey operations…and head coach. Obviously, the move is two-pronged. On the one hand, it generates publicity and interest among a fanbase that is […]

  • Viral Photo: Kid Steps in to Break Up Argument Between Coach and Referee

    Viral Photo: Kid Steps in to Break Up Argument Between Coach and Referee

    There are lots of reasons why we make kids play sports. It’s fun for them, it’s good for them, and it helps them make friends. However, perhaps the most important reason we have kids play sports is that it provides a way to teach them valuable life lessons and instill good values. Through sports, we can teach […]

  • LFL Coach Goes on Offensive Profanity-Laced Locker Room Tirade (Video)

    LFL Coach Goes on Offensive Profanity-Laced Locker Room Tirade (Video)

    The folks running the Lingerie Football League—oops, I’m sorry, the Legends Football League now—are obviously not very concerned about political correctness. After all, we’re talking about a sports entertainment venture whose sole purpose is creating wardrobe malfunctions. Still, even for the LFL, the video you’re about to see of one coach’s locker room tirade is […]