Archive for the ‘General’ Category

Peyton Manning calls out his scoreboard operator

Friday, October 24th, 2014

YOU HAD ONE JOB, MILE HIGH SCOREBOARD OPERATOR. And you did not do it to Peyton Manning's liking. In a rather surreal press conference moment after Denver's 35-21 win over San Diego on Thursday night, Peyton Manning took his team's scoreboard operator -- yes, you read that correctly -- to task for ...

Giancarlo Stanton’s season done; should he be MVP?

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

It comes as no surprise to anyone who saw him hit the deck after gruesomely getting beaned in the face in Milwaukee, but slugger Giancarlo Stanton has been shut down for the rest of the season by the Miami Marlins. The only question remaining is whether he deserves to be ...

Derek Carr named Raiders sacrificial, er, starting QB

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014

You know the old saying -- if you have seven quarterbacks, you don't have one quarterback. The Oakland Raiders are hoping rookie Derek Carr of Fresno State changes all of that, making him the first QB taken in his draft class to earn a starting gig after awarding him the ...

Celebrating the worst of the year in sports

Thursday, July 17th, 2014

Last night ESPN put out its annual "We need some filler on the one day of the year there are no sporting events" program, the ESPYs. We understand that some of you even may have watched. The ESPYs are billed as the Oscars of the sports world... which got us thinking. ...

Minnesota lawmaker makes baseless NBA crime claim

Monday, March 10th, 2014

People say the media has a liberal bias, but I personally respect the hell out of hard-core Republicans. They stay true to their guns both literally and figuratively. This especially seems to be the case when it comes to matters that can involve thinly-veiled references to race and totally unverifiable ...

Video: High schooler shatters backboard with alley-oop dunk

Saturday, January 11th, 2014

Very rarely do you see a high school basketball player capable of shattering a backboard with a dunk, let alone doing that in the flow of an actual game. On Friday night it actually happened. Nubian Spann, a senior at Panther Creek High School in Cary, North Carolina, raced down the ...

The 2013 Un-Sportsmen of the Year

Thursday, December 19th, 2013

Peyton Manning was named Sports Illustrated's "Sportsman of the Year," and it's easy to see why. The man helped thousands of college students stave off starvation by forcing Papa John to give away all those free pizzas. But who resides at the opposite end of this year's sporting spectrum? The way ...

The top 10 fights boxing fans are clamoring for

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

Being a boxing fan can be frustrating at times. While a big boxing match is one of the best things in all of sports - especially if you love sports betting - fans rarely get to see the matchups they truly dream of watching. Below is our look at the ...