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Letter rips WaPo for likening Ray Rice to Fred Flintstone

The entire Ray Rice controversy, from his alleged conduct to the NFL’s questionable two-game suspension stemming from the purportedly ugly incident involving his now-wife, and the ensuing questionable reactions and commentary from pundits and talking heads — specifically Stephen A. Smith — has provided for an opportunity to openly and reasonably discuss the tragic and […...
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July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins rookie kicker Zach Hocker hazed with hideous haircut (photo)

Zach Hocker was drafted by the Washington Redskins in the seventh round of the 2014 NFL Draft. Word has it that the kicker has impressed the coaching staff so far but apparently he hasn’t done performed so well that he was able to avoid a rite of passage of NFL training camp: The rookie hazing […] The post Redskins rookie kicker Zach Hocker hazed with hideous haircut (photo)...
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Jordy Mercer’s home run ball makes woman’s beer cup explode (video)

A woman was either in the right place at the right time or the wrong place at the wrong time — depending on one’s perspective — during Wednesday’s tilt between the Pittsburgh Pirates and San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park. The predicament — or benefit — prompted by the location of her seat was precipitated […] The post Jordy Mercer’s home run ball makes woman...
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July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Oregon Ducks football debut scratch-n-sniff season tickets

The official Twitter account of Oregon Ducks ticket office changed the season ticket game permanently with the announcement on Wednesday that season tickets for the Ducks football team’s 2014 season will feature a very special olfactory-based embellishment. According to the tweet, not only will a season ticket get a fan into Autzen Stadium for a […] The post Season tickets for...
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July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Middle-aged fan asks Ryan Clark to sign her breast, Redskins safety obliges (video)

A component of every NFL player’s training camp experience is witnessing the throngs of fans camped out in the hopes of snagging an autograph from their favorite players. Sure, some players manage to elude and evade the autograph hounds, either by their relative anonymity compared to their teammates or through an innate ability to somehow […] The post Middle-aged fan asks Ryan...
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July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Dolphins wearing shirts bearing a credo in effort to move past bullying scandal (photo)

The bullying scandal involving Jonathan Martin and Richie Incognito, among others, ominously and disruptively hung over the Miami Dolphins’ entire 2013 season. The team was unable to get out from under the troubling allegations and ensuing controversy as the story seemed to feed itself as another as a sordid detail seemed to emerge with each […] The post Dolphins wearing shirts...
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Twins name teen with heart condition honorary manager in ‘Little Big League’ tribute (vid)

The Minnesota Twins wanted to something special to commemorate the 20th anniversary this month of the film, “Little Big League.” To do so, the team went above and beyond simply doing something hokey and instead utilized the anniversary of the movie to lift the spirits of an ill 14-year-old baseball fan. “Little Big League” of […] The post Twins name teen with heart condition...
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Dustin Brown exacts Twitter revenge on troll job by Rangers-loving FedEx guy (photo)

Los Angeles Kings captain Dustin Brown may be a New York native — he hails from Ithaca — but that does not mean that New York Rangers fans have forgiven him, nor will they forget, how he and his teammates dispatched their beloved team with relative ease in five games in the Stanley Cup Finals […] The post Dustin Brown exacts Twitter revenge on troll job by Rangers-loving FedEx...
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Dan Le Batard’s effort at trolling LeBron via full-page ad rebuffed by Plain-Dealer (pic)

Sports radio provocateur, ESPN personality and Miami-based sportswriter Dan Le Batard is well-known for his unconventional methods, in particular while fulfilling his hosting duties on ESPN Radio’s “The Dan Le Batard Show.” In fact, Le Batard, as noted by Awful Announcing, has developed something of a reputation for his unscrupulous efforts at pulling off epic […] The post...
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Pic taken with fisheye lens makes Kevin Durant’s feet look like Sideshow Bob’s (photo)

While the far more tantalizing story surrounding Kevin Durant involves comments made by the Oklahoma City Thunder superstar at Team USA training camp regarding his uncertain future with his current NBA team. Durant’s relatively noncommittal commentary regarding whether or not a homecoming to the D.C. area to play for the Wizards may be something he’ll […] The post Pic taken...
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Did Dustin Johnson pull out of tourney to hang with Paulina?

Dustin Johnson, the No. 16-ranked player in the world, pulled out of this week’s Bridgestone Invitational, a $9 million World Golf Championships event held at Firestone Country Club in Akron, Ohio. Johnson reportedly cited the reason for his withdrawal as “personal,” according to Ohio.com, but a photograph posted by fiancée Paulina Gretzky to her Instagram […] The post Did...
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Legends Football League star Heather Furr celebrates touchdown with a beer (video)

Here’s something that will never see in the NFL: A player celebrating a touchdown by enjoying a brewski. And in a departure from the typically acceptable criticism of the NFL for having the reputation of being the “No Fun League,” while the scene that played out during a recent LFL game, perhaps never seeing something […] The post Legends Football League star Heather Furr...
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Icky Grump Redux: Jack White throws out first pitch before Tigers game (video/pics)

There are few things more American than baseball, apple pie and … a sad Jack White looking like he lost his last friend (at times) at a major league ballpark. For the second time in about a week, the rocker made an appearance at a ballgame — he took in a Chicago Cubs game with […] The post Icky Grump Redux: Jack White throws out first pitch before Tigers game (video/pics) appeared...
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Kate Upton begs boyfriend Justin Verlander for a puppy

The suddenly semi-long-term romance between Justin Verlander and Kate Upton reached epically adorable proportions on Tuesday evening when the über-supermodel took to Instagram to ask her Detroit Tigers pitcher boyfriend to get her a new puppy. Fresh off the couple’s vacation in Mexico during the All-Star Break, the 22-year-old Upton posted the above photograph of […] The post...
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Of course an artist created a portrait of James Harden out of human hair (photo)

Unbeknownst to most folks who don’t make a habit of perusing some of the odder, or in this case, hairier corners of the Internet, there is a site devoted entirely to art inspired by and of Houston Rockets star James Harden. The site, James Harden Illustrated, is the brain child of designer/illustrator Filip Peraić. The […] The post Of course an artist created a portrait of James...
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July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

What a pisser: Browns fan who urinated on Art Modell’s grave facing charges (video)

In case anybody’s wondering, the poorly conceived plan to desecrate a grave by urinating on it and then compounding that egregious act by making the questionable decision to post a video that documents that transgression to YouTube? Not a good idea. It’s a lesson that an as of yet unidentified Cleveland Browns fan probably wishes […] The post What a pisser: Browns fan who urinated...
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Buffalo Bills great Andre Reed drops f-bombs on Jon Bon Jovi, Johnny Manziel

Andre Reed spent his entire 16-year NFL career with the Buffalo Bills, save for a swan song season with the Washington Redskins in 2000, so it should come as no surprise that he has some very strong opinions about the team’s impending sale. Reed also is a renowned quote machine, so when he opened up […] The post Buffalo Bills great Andre Reed drops f-bombs on Jon Bon Jovi, Johnny...
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104-year-old Flyers fan tears up after trying on Stanley Cup ring

Helen Moser, a dedicated Philadelphia Flyers fan, celebrated her 104th birthday recently. She had to wait about 40 years for the team to be founded in 1967 before the German immigrant was able to develop an interest in hockey, which she says was prompted by how she found it similar to soccer. During her birthday […] The post 104-year-old Flyers fan moved to tears by trying on Stanley...
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Whew: Mark Sanchez clarifies comments about Philly fans being ‘a lot nicer’

Mark Sanchez found himself in the middle of a self-created but somewhat overblown controversy this week when he was quoted in a New York Post report making comments that were interpreted as a shot at New York Jets fans. Now with the Philadelphia Eagles, Sanchez finished up a media session with reporters with the comment, […] The post Whew: Mark Sanchez clarifies comments about...
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LeBron appears on set of Amy Schumer's new movie

Now that he’s done with the agonizing work of deciding what jersey number to wear in his return to the Cleveland Cavaliers and effort involved with thrilling fans in China with his mad dribbling drills, the distractions that have permeated LeBron James’ life of late are now over and he can refocus and pay attention […] The post LeBron James makes first appearance on set of...
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Longhorns kicker Nick Rose may comb his hair with a caramel apple (photo)

Holy mop top, Batman! A photograph making the rounds on the interwebs this morning that is an absolute delight for its absurd appearance is the team photo of one Nick Rose, a kicker for the Texas Longhorns football team. Get a look at that mess. It would come as no surprise if some little birdies, […] The post Longhorns kicker Nick Rose may comb his hair with a caramel apple (photo...
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The ball Rory McIlroy threw into crowd after British Open win is up for auction (pics)

Before Rory McIlroy celebrated his wire-to-wire win at the Open Championship at Royal Liverpool a few weeks ago with some well-deserved JagerBombs out of the Claret Jug (not to mention an outing with yet another model a few days later), the 25-year-old phenom out of Northern Ireland expressed his excitement over winning his third career […] The post The ball Rory McIlroy threw...
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Peyton Manning dances to ‘Rocky Top,’ embarrasses everyone everywhere (video)

The folks running the P.A. system during a Denver Broncos training camp practice on Monday decided to pay a little tribute to Peyton Manning’s college days by blasting “Rocky Top,” the University of Tennessee Volunteers fight song over the loudspeakers. While Broncos players loosened up, the sounds of his beloved “Rocky Top” cascading down onto […] The post Peyton Manning...
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Rays pitcher Chris Archer rips David Ortiz for 30-second home run trot (videos)

Like many pitchers before him, Tampa Bay Rays right-hander Chris Archer found himself victimized by a demonstration of clutch hitting power from Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz. With the Rays and Red Sox tied at zero in the top of the 3rd inning, Big Papi uncorked on a Archer offering for a three-run homer. […] The post Rays pitcher Chris Archer rips David Ortiz for 30-second...
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July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins fan Charlie White turning player autographs on arms into tattoos (photo)

To even go far as to say that Charlie White, a 41-year-old Virginia man, is taking his devotion to the Washington Redskins to unheard-of levels would be an understatement. And said devotion, when all is said and done, will be permanent. White’s stated goal is to get the autographs of all the presumed Redskins starters […] The post Redskins fan Charlie White turning player autographs...
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July 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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