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The cover of the Madden 16 video game

New York Giants – Odell Beckham Jr. Selected as the NFL Madden Cover

Posted on 14 May, 2015, by in Miscellaneous, NFL

One fantastic rookie season, with one catch no one can forget, has gotten Odell Beckham Jr. to be the new face of the NFL Madden franchise, gracing the cover of EA Sports’ “Madden NFL 16″ video game. More

Bill Simmons

On Bill Simmons Losing His ESPN Job and the Difficulty in Supporting Him

Posted on 12 May, 2015, by in Miscellaneous

While Bill Simmons started out as the casual fan getting a voice through a huge sports media mogul, he has turned into part of the machine, like it or not. He has always been on a collision course with his employers at ESPN, but the timing of everything makes it difficult to feel sorry for him. More

Klay Thompson

Klay Thompson, Like Russell Westbrook, Has a ‘Soon Meme’ Now

Posted on 6 May, 2015, by in Miscellaneous, NBA

So Klay Thompson, just like Russell Westbrook, now has the envious, jealous teammate ‘soon’ meme to his name, giving a special, not happy kind of look as Stephen Curry picked up his MVP award. More

GTA New England

36 Best Memes of Aaron Hernandez Going to Prison

Posted on 16 Apr, 2015, by in Miscellaneous, NFL

For the murder of Odin Lloyd, Aaron Hernandez will be going to jail for life without the possibility of parole. The Internet, as expected, made fun of the occasion with an endless spewing. More

Spuran Spuran

San Antonio Spurs’ Spuran Spuran Isn’t That Funny

Posted on 15 Apr, 2015, by in Miscellaneous

Not everything NBA teams do to create a connection with their fans is funny, or should be done. Like the San Antonio Spurs doing some sort of 80’s New Wave parody, “singing” the song “Spurs!” by the band Spuran Spuran, made up of Matt Bonner, Kawhi Leonard, Aron Baynes and the team’s mascot, the Coyote. More

Sports

Stating the Obvious – Soccer Finals Most Watches Sporting Events in the World

Posted on 17 Mar, 2015, by in Miscellaneous

Not that there’s anything new or refreshing about this newsflash, but it’s always nice for soccer fans to gloat in the glory of pure, simple and undisputable numbers. Football (real football as some refer to it) is the most popular sport in the world. More

Ultimate Warrior

FiveThirtyEight Shed Some Light on Early Deaths of Professional Wrestlers

Posted on 15 Mar, 2015, by in Miscellaneous

We don’t usually do “Link” posts here but FiveThirtyEight’s look on the deaths of too many wrestlers that took part in WrestleMania VI on April 1, 1990 sheds an ugly light on what it might actually mean to be a professional wrestler in an outfit such as the WWE, and strikes a frightening resemblance to the life of some ex-NFL players. More

In the hole

20 Cute Moments of Dogs Trying to be Great at Sports

Posted on 25 Feb, 2015, by in Miscellaneous

We love dogs, and we really love sports. So why not combine the two? More

Super Bowl AD

The History of the Multi-Part Super Bowl AD

Posted on 6 Feb, 2015, by in Miscellaneous, NFL

The Super Bowl this year was no different than the ones of the past; the game itself does matter, but for the general public and the many that don’t follow the NFL regularly, watching the ads prepared especially for this event might be a bit more interesting. More

Lance Armstrong

Lance Armstrong – Once a Cheater, Always a Cheater

Posted on 26 Jan, 2015, by in Miscellaneous, Other Sport

No matter how disgraced his name has become, Lance Armstrong doesn’t regret cheating to win multiple Tour de France races, saying in an interview with the BBC that he would have done it all over again if given the chance. More