1. The Night Georgia Fans Destroyed 'The Hedges'

    ATHENS, Ga. — On Oct. 7, 2000, the worst fears of college administrators and facilities managers came true between the hedges in Athens, Georgia. Sure, emphatically breaking a nine-game losing streak to No...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 5 hours ago 9,143 reads 22 comments

  2. How the NFL Cheats: Under the Pile

    Whether you call it breaking the rules, bending the rules or just getting creative with the rules, cheating has always been a part of the NFL and always will be...

    Dan Pompei Written by Dan Pompei about 4 days ago 54,710 reads 43 comments

  3. A New Prescription for Post-NFL Pain: How a Service Dog Helps an Ex-Lineman Cope

    Brian Schaefering went to the movies with his wife in early July. They saw Central Intelligence , starring The Rock and Kevin Hart, at their local theater...

    Mike Tanier Written by Mike Tanier about 5 days ago 111,530 reads 48 comments

  4. Conor McGregor Is the Biggest Draw in UFC History

    The UFC has been a pay-per-view business since its inception, but it has never experienced a stretch of business as successful as it has in the last year...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 7 days ago 37,819 reads 87 comments

  5. Examining How King of the Ring 1996 Defined Steve Austin's WWE Career

    Every WWE career undergoes a defining moment before reaching the pinnacle of the company—and in the case of a chosen few, greatness...

    Aaron Bower Written by Aaron Bower about 11 days ago 11,085 reads 31 comments

  6. How the NFL Cheats: Home-Field Advantage

    Whether you call it breaking the rules, bending the rules or just getting creative with the rules, cheating has always been a part of the NFL and always will be...

    Dan Pompei Written by Dan Pompei about 11 days ago 131,343 reads 112 comments

  7. A Timeline of the Antagonistic Rivalry Between Chelsea and Liverpool

    "Chelsea grab the big money by spending virtually nothing," read the match report in the Telegraph (via LFCHistory ) after Jesper Gronkjaer scored the goal that gave the Blues a 2-1 win over Liverpool on the final day of the 2002/03 season...

    Matt Ladson Written by Matt Ladson about 13 days ago 7,303 reads 19 comments

  8. European Nights: When AC Milan Ended Johan Cruyff's Barcelona Dream Team

    The late, great Johan Cruyff was synonymous with adventurous, one might even say hedonistic football. As a player, he was a wonder, with his lustrous dribbles and fluid movements microcosmic of Dutch footballing culture...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 13 days ago 5,608 reads 8 comments

  9. How the NFL Cheats: Foreign Substances

    Whether you call it breaking the rules, bending the rules or just getting creative with the rules, cheating has always been a part of the NFL and always will be...

    Dan Pompei Written by Dan Pompei about 18 days ago 96,063 reads 110 comments

  10. CM Punk: The 7 Moments That Led Him to WWE Stardom and to UFC 203

    CM Punk achieved some of the greatest feats in professional wrestling, working his way from Illinois bingo halls to tightly packed football stadiums and putting on some of the best matches in history...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 20 days ago 22,975 reads 30 comments

  11. CM Punk's UFC Debut: Definitive Timeline of Ex-WWE Star's Long Road to UFC 203

    The day is nearly upon us. Five-time world champion in the WWE CM Punk is finally, finally going to step into the Octagon at UFC 203 on Saturday...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 21 days ago 15,412 reads 33 comments

  12. Top 10 Luckiest Pregame Superstitions in the NFL

    NFL players can be quite the interesting bunch. They are some of the most physically gifted athletes on the planet—faster, stronger and agile than the average human...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 21 days ago 34,305 reads 28 comments

  13. Arsenal's 2001/02 Title Win Was the Premier League's Most Intense Ever

    It was a time of Filbert Street, Highbury, Upton Park and the Dell. Sir Bobby Robson was guiding Newcastle United into the Champions League, while Dave Bassett, in one doomed final hurrah, was taking Leicester City back down to the Football League...

    Robert O'Connor Written by Robert O'Connor about 28 days ago 5,037 reads 7 comments

  14. Erik Kramer Put a Bullet Through His Head. This Is What Happened Next...

    The Erik Kramer story should be a tragedy. Former NFL quarterback is gripped by depression. He packs a pistol, checks into a hotel room, lies down on the bed and then the calm Southern California night is pierced by a gunshot...

    Dan Pompei Written by Dan Pompei about 28 days ago 349,718 reads 48 comments

  15. UFC on Fox 21: Demian Maia's Incredible 15-Year Summit

    UFC on Fox 21's Demian Maia is turning 39 in just over two months. His first professional MMA fight was 15 years ago. He heads into his fight against former welterweight contender Carlos Condit , seeking his 18th UFC victory...

    Sydnie Jones Written by Sydnie Jones about 1 month ago 1,625 reads 4 comments