Tag Archives: social media

  • Finally, the World Gets Mayweather vs Pacquiao…on Social Media

    Finally, the World Gets Mayweather vs Pacquiao…on Social Media

    Manny Pacquiao is 35. Floyd Mayweather is 37. At this point they have no plans to fight each other, which means if we ever do get Mayweather vs Pacquiao, both will be past their fighting primes. And that’s very unfortunate, because the sport of boxing desperately needs more high-profile fights. On the bright side, while we may never see Mayweather vs Pacquiao […]

  • #NFLMusicians Is What Happens When You Mash Football and Pop Music Together

    #NFLMusicians Is What Happens When You Mash Football and Pop Music Together

    Earlier this summer, the hashtags #NBAmusicians and #NBAsitcoms took social media by storm. What was it all about? Well, it was pretty simple, really. The #NBAmusicians tag was applied to posts containing puns that combined NBA players and musicians (e.g. Rich Barry White), while the #NBAsitcoms tag was applied to posts containing puns that combined […]

  • 14 Most Popular NFL Cheerleading Squads on Instagram

    14 Most Popular NFL Cheerleading Squads on Instagram

    How do you go about determining the most popular NFL cheerleading squads on Instagram? Well, it’s not rocket science. You start by eliminating all the squads that aren’t even on Instagram. Then you see which one has the most followers and, presto, there are your rankings. The surprising thing here is that a whopping 11 NFL cheerleading squads (44%) […]

  • Shabazz Napier Is Not Cool with LeBron’s Decision to Flee South Beach

    Shabazz Napier Is Not Cool with LeBron’s Decision to Flee South Beach

    Nobody had a better draft night than Shabazz Napier (not even Mallory Edens).  Sure, the guy wasn’t the #1 overall pick, or even the #10 overall pick. But LeBron James, the greatest basketball player on the planet, was raving about him.   Then the Miami Heat selected the point guard from the 2014 National Champion UConn Huskies with the […]

  • The 20 Greatest Sports Selfies of All Time

    The 20 Greatest Sports Selfies of All Time

    Did you hear? Apparently 2014 is the year of the selfie. Or maybe it was 2013. I don’t pay much attention to people who make such pronouncements. The point is, selfies are all the rage. Whereas it used to be nothing more than some tween idiot making a duckface and texting it to their friends, today […]

  • 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 […]