Make me a kid again.
Go ahead, do it. Roll up the Zoltar machine and lets get this thing on the road. I want to go back to a time when I could sling foam balls at strangers and not have to pose for a mug shot afterward.
Those were simpler days filled with simpler toys. Playing fake football used to involve scooting a paper wedge across a desk, not refreshing a Yahoo! page and weeping inwardly.
With that said, the following is a ranking of the best sports toys from our childhood. I'm not talking video games like Madden '88, I'm talking about the toys you jumped on, threw or used to bludgeon each other. The good stuff, essentially.
These are the best sports toys from our childhood.