Tag Archives: football

  • Eric LeGrand Gets Standing Ovation at Rutgers Graduation (Video)

    Eric LeGrand Gets Standing Ovation at Rutgers Graduation (Video)

    The story of Eric LeGrand is probably a familiar one to you by now. He’s continued to work harder than many might have thought possible after the 2010 football injury that left him paralyzed. Over the weekend, another piece of that story reached its conclusion with his triumphant graduation from Rutgers University, during which he […]

  • Aaron Rodgers Is Dating Olivia Munn (GIF + Gallery)

    Aaron Rodgers Is Dating Olivia Munn (GIF + Gallery)

    So apparently Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is dating actress Olivia Munn, a.k.a. that hot woman from that one thing (like The Newsroom, Magic Mike, and Iron Man 2, apparently).  It’s not clear when they started dating, but the internet’s best guess is that it was sometime last month, after the two presented an award together at the […]

  • Helpful Video Explains How to Talk to Your Kids About Michael Sam (Video)

    Helpful Video Explains How to Talk to Your Kids About Michael Sam (Video)

    After Michael Sam got drafted by the St. Louis Rams the other day, a lot of people were upset about the fact that ESPN aired footage of him kissing his boyfriend upon hearing the news. Most were childish “ewww, that’s guh-rooosss” type responses, of course, which don’t really merit a response since they are completely irrational. […]

  • Jim Kelly Gets His Wish, Dances With Wife on Mother’s Day (Photo)

    Jim Kelly Gets His Wish, Dances With Wife on Mother’s Day (Photo)

    Jim Kelly, the former Buffalo Bills quarterback who is currently battling sinus cancer, had just one wish this Mother’s Day.  And yeah, we are all well aware of the fact that the women are the ones who are supposed to have their wishes granted on Mother’s Day, but Jim’s wife, Jill Kelly, was still kind enough […]

  • Johnny Manziel Parties with Drake After Round 1 of 2014 NFL Draft (Pics)

    Johnny Manziel Parties with Drake After Round 1 of 2014 NFL Draft (Pics)

    As you may know, former Texas A&M Aggie and current Cleveland Brown (insert sad tuba music here) Johnny Manziel is BFFs with Drake. The friendship happened pretty naturally, really. Drake is a sports nut who loves hanging out with elite athletes. Manziel liked Drake’s music. They got together, Manziel became a member of Drake’s crew […]

  • Visa “NFL Draft Stories” Commercial Stars Michael Sam (Video)

    Visa “NFL Draft Stories” Commercial Stars Michael Sam (Video)

    As I write this, Michael Sam is waiting in the wings of the 2014 NFL Draft to see, along with the rest of the world, who the first NFL team to sign an openly gay player will be. But he’s already signed with another entity—Visa, who recently unveiled a powerful new commercial starring Sam. The […]

  • Imagining Past NFL Drafts With Walk-Up Music (Video)

    Imagining Past NFL Drafts With Walk-Up Music (Video)

    Yesterday, the NFL announced that they would allow draftees at tonight’s NFL Draft to select their own walk-up music, which will play over the speakers at the Radio City Music Hall in New York as they make their way to the stage after being selected. That has caused some to wonder what it would have been like […]

  • NFL Commish Roger Goodell Held a Twitter Q&A Yesterday, and It Was Awesome

    NFL Commish Roger Goodell Held a Twitter Q&A Yesterday, and It Was Awesome

    Yesterday, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell held a Q&A on Twitter, whereby anyone in the world (on Twitter) could ask him a question by using the hashtag #AskCommish. Were there some thoughtful, interesting questions? Of course there were. But who cares about those? The best questions were the ones that were in no way serious and […]

  • High School Football Player Throws A Hail Mary To Himself (Video)

    High School Football Player Throws A Hail Mary To Himself (Video)

    Meet Gary Haynes. Judging by this brief Vine clip, Gary can do a few things very well. He can throw a football very high, he can run very fast, and he can rock a purple hoodie like it’s no one’s business. A few days ago, this Junior cornerback (year, cornerback) wasn’t heavily recruited. But that […]