1. Pittsburgh Basketball: 5 Reasons We Can't Wait for the Panthers' 2014-15 Season

    The Gregorian calendar says we are less than a week from the autumnal equinox. The NCAA calendar says, that with college football entering the fourth week of its season, fall is essentially already here...

    Matt Popchock Written by Matt Popchock about 17 hours ago 466 reads 2 comments

  2. Sports Nicknames: Who Wore Them Better?

    There’s something special about a great nickname. When attributed appropriately, a nickname can take on a life of its own and carry a brand to previously unthinkable heights...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 1 day ago 6,522 reads 14 comments

  3. 17 Fans Who Are Having a Better Day Than You

    Being a sports fan is a state of existence that inherently leads the average person to experience highs and lows caused by events totally beyond their control—yet, feel so connected...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 1 day ago 5,565 reads 1 comments

  4. The 20 Types of Poser Sports Fans

    No one likes a poser—especially not a poser sports fan. People have many different reasons for liking sports or sporting events. Fans don’t have to know everything...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 day ago 10,020 reads 44 comments

  5. Alabama Prep Footballer Cameron Blanks Raising His Stock on Recruiting Circuit

    Now that he’s in his final season of prep football, Cameron Blanks is dream chasing. So what exactly is the Cottonwood (Alabama) High running back dreaming? “It's always ...

    Andre  Johnson Written by Andre Johnson about 1 day ago 297 reads 0 comments

  6. Pros and Cons of Being a Sports Mascot

    Back in high school, my buddies and I painted our chests and spelled out the name of our high school at football games, carrying on a longstanding tradition of upperclassmen becoming superfans...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 1 day ago 13,273 reads 1 comments

  7. American Ninja Warrior 2014 Results: Recap from USA vs. the World

    Season 6 of American Ninja Warrior finished without crowning a victor. But, luckily for fans of the spectacle, the best competitors from around the world gathered in Las Vegas on Monday night to pit America's best against everyone else in USA vs...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 2 days ago 8,496 reads 1 comments

  8. Buckeyes Head into Bye Week Looking to Fix Issues to Make a Run at Big Ten Title

    With confidence rising, the last thing the Buckeyes need is a week off. Getting more reps is the only way to gain meaningful experience. Since Ohio State can’t change its schedule, it needs to make the most of its bye week...

    Tom Scurlock Written by Tom Scurlock about 2 days ago 258 reads 0 comments

  9. The Most Stacked Teams Ever

    One thing that sports fans have become more familiar with over the past several years is the forming of so-called superteams...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 2 days ago 27,189 reads 38 comments

  10. Regrettable Sports Commercials

    We all have regrets in life. They can range anywhere from diet and exercise all the way up to our jobs and even how we express our feelings. In sports, athletes go through the same range of emotions that we do...

    Giancarlo King Written by Giancarlo King about 3 days ago 14,363 reads 2 comments

  11. Cleveland Fans Show Off Johnny Manziel-LeBron James Mash-Up Jersey

    Many Cleveland fans will have a hard time deciding on which team's—Browns or Cavaliers—gear to wear once the NBA season starts up. For a couple of fans, it won't be much of a problem...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 3 days ago 69,707 reads 11 comments

  12. Most Insane Stadium Foods Teams Are Afraid to Make

    Stadium food is the worst kind of gamble. For starters, the stakes are your health. The moment you spring for the Boomstick slathered in jug-cheese, you're essentially pushing yours and your loved ones' colons to the middle of the felt...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 5 days ago 24,466 reads 16 comments

  13. The Best Sports Commercial Franchises

    Some products sell themselves. Others need a little help, some fresh marketing, if you will. For the latter, targeting the enormous group of sports fans—while using their favorite athletes to do so—has become as routine as it is effective...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 5 days ago 22,835 reads 9 comments

  14. Best Unofficial Mascots in Sports

    Love’em or hate’em, mascots have been a part of the American sports experience for over a century and that is not going to change. These days they’re as popular with fans as ever...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 5 days ago 37,750 reads 19 comments

  15. Dumbest Examples of Rule Violations in Sports

    Look, nobody actually likes rules. Sure, they might be put in place to help keep structure and order, but that doesn't mean that what was decided years ago should still be applied ...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 5 days ago 24,777 reads 9 comments

  16. No. 13 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: Phoenix

    How much does where you live matter as a sports fan? The short answer: It depends. If you're an Alabama football fan, there's no better place to live than Tuscaloosa. If you're a Red Sox fan, there's no worse place to live than New York City...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 6 days ago 4,123 reads 18 comments

  17. No. 12 Best City to Be a Sports Fan: Denver

    How much does where you live matter as a sports fan? The short answer: It depends. If you're an Alabama football fan, there's no better place to live than Tuscaloosa. If you're a Red Sox fan, there's no worse place to live than New York City...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 6 days ago 5,760 reads 13 comments

  18. Most Awesome Ball Girl/Boy Moments in History

    Ball boys and ball girls are the unsung heroes of sports. Protecting bullpen catchers, making a young fan's day or even just making sure the game runs smoothly—these selfless souls are an imperative part of sports...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 6 days ago 21,257 reads 7 comments

  19. Funniest Old-School Sports Pranks

    Who doesn't love a good prank to get the blood flowing in the morning? YouTube is filled with them, and the more we see, the more we realize that we just can't get enough of these things...

    Giancarlo King Written by Giancarlo King about 6 days ago 8,759 reads 0 comments

  20. Craziest Sports-Related Tattoos on Instagram

    We all know that when it comes to sports, people can get pretty irrational. In some cases, even borderline crazy. In other cases, there’s no borderline about it...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 7 days ago 16,627 reads 9 comments

  21. Ways You Know It's Football Season

    I'm guessing that you're not living on some secluded island away from the mainstream, and, because of that, I have a hunch that you know it's football season...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 7 days ago 8,415 reads 6 comments

  22. Top 20 Best Sports Moments of the 2000s

    From 2000-09, there were some incredible sports moments —some moments that made us cheer, or gasp in shock or even cry with emotion...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 7 days ago 30,288 reads 50 comments

  23. Big Ten Football: Embarrassing Losses Bury the Conference Again This Year

    Let’s be honest. The Big Ten as a football conference did not die last Saturday. It was already dead, 10 years and counting...

    Tom Scurlock Written by Tom Scurlock about 7 days ago 700 reads 4 comments

  24. The Most Evil Fictional Athletes Ever

    Most heroes have a foil. Batman had The Joker, Luke Skywalker was defined by Darth Vader and Superman is nothing without Lex Luthor. This fact holds true in the world of sports fiction, too...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 8 days ago 23,320 reads 20 comments

  25. 15 Signs Your Favorite Athlete Is Getting Older

    Until you're squarely in the stage of "turning lemons into lemonade," the idea of getting older is full of minuses and lean on the pluses...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 8 days ago 36,267 reads 18 comments