Tag Archives: sports

  • The 17 Greatest Sports Rants of All-Time

    The 17 Greatest Sports Rants of All-Time

    Football fans across America didn’t really need another reason to root for the Broncos and against the Seahawks in Super Bowl XLVIII. Everyone already hated the Seahawks and their fans. But apparently Richard Sherman wasn’t convince, and he wanted to be absolutely sure that his team was the most hated team in the NFL. So, […]

  • 15 Athletes with a Special Fondness for Prostitutes

    15 Athletes with a Special Fondness for Prostitutes

    If there’s one thing that’s become clear to me in the years that I’ve been writing about sports, it’s that athletes generally do not have a difficult time finding love. And of course, by “finding love” I mean finding extremely hot women willing to get busy with and/or marry them. You therefore would not think […]

  • 50 Sports Terms that Sound Dirty (and Sometimes Are)

    50 Sports Terms that Sound Dirty (and Sometimes Are)

    We’ve all had the experience, right? You’re sitting there, watching some sporting event on TV, when all of a sudden the announcer says something that just makes you chuckle. Why? Because the thing he happened to say sounded vaguely dirty to you—even though it probably shouldn’t, and you might not want to admit it. You […]

  • 9 Football Themed Costume Ideas For Your Super Bowl Party

    9 Football Themed Costume Ideas For Your Super Bowl Party

    With the opening kickoff to the biggest game on the sporting calendar now less than two weeks away, sports fans across the nation are busy organizing their Super Bowl XLVII parties. Despite the fairly dismal state of the economy, and to use a well known phrase from Jurassic Park, last year consumers “spared no expense”. […]

  • Hometown Heroes: 15 Pro Athletes Who Played For Their Hometown Teams

    Hometown Heroes: 15 Pro Athletes Who Played For Their Hometown Teams

    Yesterday TotalProSports told you about Brandon Crawford, the San Francisco Giants’ starting shortstop who, as it turns out, grew up in San Francisco rooting for the team with which he just won the World Series. And I don’t know about you, but I happen to think that is awesome. So I got to wondering: what […]

  • Put Your Fantasy Sports Knowledge To Good Use At FantasyFactor.com

    Put Your Fantasy Sports Knowledge To Good Use At FantasyFactor.com

    Stop me if this sounds like a familiar story. You’ve spent weeks crafting the perfect draft strategy. You’ve studied all the injury charts, the updates, the rumors and match ups. When draft day arrives you execute your strategy to perfection, making ungodly value picks and getting all the sleepers that you were targeting. Excitement for […]

  • The 11 Dumbest Sports at the Summer Olympics

    The 11 Dumbest Sports at the Summer Olympics

    One of the best things about the Olympics is that you get to watch sports you don’t normally see. One of the worst things about the Olympics, however, is that some of these sports are just straight up dumb. What makes an Olympic sport dumb, you ask? Well, it could be any one of a […]

  • The Truth About Injuries In High School Sports (Infographic)

    The Truth About Injuries In High School Sports (Infographic)

    If I told you that boy’s football was the sport responsible for the most injuries among high school athletes, you probably wouldn’t be all that surprised.  However, you may be somewhat shocked to hear that female cheerleading is responsible for the second most injuries among high school athletes, and the most among all female athletes […]

  • The 9 Weirdest Sports Stories Of 2011

    The 9 Weirdest Sports Stories Of 2011

    Huh. After researching this piece, it would seem that 2011 wasn’t THAT weird a year for sports. Sure, there were a handful of really bizarre small stories, and a few somewhat bizarre big ones (Tebow, Paterno), but it seems as though athletes were on fairly decent behavior this year. What is the world coming to? […]

  • Perfectly Timed Sports Photos Edition #1 (Gallery)

    Perfectly Timed Sports Photos Edition #1 (Gallery)

    With all of the increased technology being applied to cameras these days, sports photos have become that much more interesting, as photographers can now snap dozens of pictures in the blink of an eye, allowing them to capture the strangest, funniest and ugliest facial expressions and movements of the athletes they are focusing on. This […]

  • The 9 Most Shocking Sex Scandals In College Sports

    The 9 Most Shocking Sex Scandals In College Sports

    In the wake of the Penn State scandal (see below), which has dominated the headlines, the question has been asked, “Is it the biggest scandal in college sports history?” Maybe. Probably. We’ll see. Many of the biggest scandals don’t compare, but there are a few that captured law enforcement and public attention on a scale […]

  • 9 Hottest Winter Sports Girls

    9 Hottest Winter Sports Girls

    Well, it’s November, and there’s no basketball in the foreseeable future, so that means that the more esoteric winter sports will get more love than they normally do this time of year. It’s hard to keep up with winter sports athletes in non-Olympic years because there’s just not the exposure. Well, we strive to do […]

  • 9 Greatest Sports Movie Heroes

    9 Greatest Sports Movie Heroes

    Last week we brought you a list of the most sinister sports movie villains. So obviously, we had to come back this week and balance things out with a list of the greatest sports movie heroes. As you would expect, it’s a list of nobodies, underdogs, long-shots, and has-beens who fought through adversity and came […]

  • 9 Can’t Miss Sports Conventions

    9 Can’t Miss Sports Conventions

    For us hardcore sports nuts, it’s not just enough to watch the games on television. We’ve gotta read about it on the internet and listen to grown men argue about it on the radio. We’ve gotta buy the hat, the shirt, and the giant foam finger. When our team wins the championship and Sports Illustrated […]

  • 9 Most Sinister Sports Movie Villains

    9 Most Sinister Sports Movie Villains

    In both sports and movies, while it’s always great to have someone to root for, it’s even better if you also have someone to root against. It’s only logical, therefore, that a lot of great sports movies would have truly great villains. Sure, sometimes these characters are over the top with their sinister plots and […]