1. Russell Martin Goes Dugout Diving for Foul Ball, Gets All the Hustle Hurrahs

    Hustle hurrahs to you, Russell Martin. A whole basket of them, at least. You didn't have to go leaping into the dugout after foul balls like some kind of glove-wielding Davy Crockett, ...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 20 days ago 16,397 reads 11 comments

  2. Jordy Nelson Says He Works 12-Hour Days on Family Farm During Offseason

    Taking a page straight out of the Danny Woodhead playbook of 10-knuckled grittery , Jordy Nelson recently revealed he routinely spends long days during the NFL offseason hard at work on his family's farm...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 21 days ago 36,824 reads 48 comments

  3. Fans at Mariners Game Lose Hats Trying to Catch Home Run Balls

    The Baltimore Orioles hit home runs with a sense of sartorial justice Monday night, picking off fans' hats and enforcing a dress code desperately needed in a certain section of Safeco Field...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 21 days ago 6,252 reads 10 comments

  4. Jeff Reed May Have Left Hall of Fame Game After Confrontation in Stands

    UPDATE: Jeff Reed says he wasn't involved in any physical confrontation with a fan. In a Facebook post (h/t BustedCoverage...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 22 days ago 47,816 reads 29 comments

  5. Monster Truck Tire Flies into Crowd at Finnish Rally After Mechanical Failure

    Due to a wild stroke of luck, no one was killed at a Finnish monster truck rally Saturday when one of the vehicle's axles broke and sent a giant wheel barreling into the crowd. According to RT...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 22 days ago 16,655 reads 17 comments

  6. Cyclist Matt Brammeier Involved in Horrifying High-Speed Wreck at Tour of Utah

    Irish cyclist Matt Brammeier is in stable condition after colliding with a service car during Stage 6 of the Tour of Utah on Saturday. The accident occurred on a hairpin turn in the downhill section of Guardsman's Pass...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 22 days ago 95,523 reads 49 comments

  7. Lions WR Ryan Broyles Saving Money for Family by Sticking to $60K Annual Budget

    ESPN.com's Michael Rothstein published a story last Friday about Detroit Lions wide receiver Ryan Broyles , highlighting the player's steadfast approach toward long-term financial security...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 22 days ago 747,633 reads 122 comments

  8. Ohio Bob Evans Puts Up 'Jerome Bettis Eats for Free' Sign, Might Regret It

    A Bob Evans restaurant in Canton, Ohio, appears to have leveraged its assets and gambled the house. Its risk: a sign high above the parking lot offering soon-to-be Hall of Fame running back Jerome Bettis free, presumably all-he-can-eat food...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 25 days ago 78,300 reads 46 comments

  9. 'Straight Outta Compton' Memes Invade Sports, Prove We Can't Have Nice Things

    Well, you did it again, you heartless monsters. The good people at Beats by Dre gave us all a nice little Straight Outta Compton meme generator to commemorate the upcoming N...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 25 days ago 396,755 reads 246 comments

  10. MiLB Team to Change Name to 'Tacos' After Taco Bell Offer?

    In what appears to be a moment of buzzed hunger, the Fresno Grizzlies may have made a deal with Taco Bell on Thursday night, promising to change the team's name to the "Fresno Tacos" in exchange for tacos for everyone in Fresno proper...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 25 days ago 102,978 reads 44 comments

  11. Former Packers GM Ron Wolf Congratulates Roger Goodell on 'That Brady Thing'

    Ahead of Saturday's induction ceremony, the 2015 Hall of Fame inductees came together for a formal dinner Thursday night at which they received their gold jackets...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 25 days ago 94,237 reads 500 comments

  12. DeAngelo Hall Gives Away Cleats with Special Insoles, Could Really Use Them Back

    So, uh, do any of you guys have DeAngelo Hall's cleats? He gave them to a fan after practice Monday, and, well, he kind of needs them back...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 25 days ago 229,049 reads 24 comments

  13. The Softest Beefs in Sports: Volume 1

    As you know by now, Meek Mill died last week. After engaging Drake in a social media tiff over a retweet (or lack thereof), Meek took a single, solid, lyrical fist (some language NSFW ) to the throat and melted into spaghetti...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 25 days ago 31,021 reads 52 comments

  14. Buccaneers Launch 'RED' Campaign to Teach Women Football and Accessorizing

    Hey, girl . Are you a football fan? Have you been watching the game all of your life but always harbored a secret hope that one day a man would explain it to you in simple terms? ...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 26 days ago 69,584 reads 166 comments

  15. Australian Skateboarders Build a Ramp in the Middle of a Hemp Field

    Australian apparel company Afends wanted to do something edgy, so it brought out some skateboarders and action sports enthusiasts to do tricks in the middle of what looks like Field of Dreams: Bill Walton Edition ...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 26 days ago 22,476 reads 56 comments

  16. Jay Cutler Refers to Younger Teammates as 'These Kids with Their Phones,' Is Old

    It's likely been creeping up Jay Cutler 's spine for years now. New waves of rookies, each one with his own favorite songs and touchstones, filing into the locker room year after ...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 26 days ago 89,627 reads 178 comments

  17. Teammates Dropping 'Game of Thrones' Spoilers Are Tearing NFL Locker Rooms Apart

    Of all the controversies the NFL has dropped on us over the last year, the most dire finally reared its head this week...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 27 days ago 116,104 reads 174 comments

  18. Yankees Bombard Red Sox with 9 Runs in 7th-Inning Blitz

    After five innings of spinning their wheels harmlessly against the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night, the New York Yankees began oiling the bomb bay doors...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 27 days ago 16,029 reads 12 comments

  19. Troy Tulowitzki Hits 2nd HR for Blue Jays, Becomes Young Fans' Favorite

    Troy Tulowitzki bombed again Tuesday night, teeing off on an inside, belt-high Phil Hughes fastball for a 436-foot solo shot, his second home run since stepping into a Blue Jays uniform in late July...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 27 days ago 33,455 reads 57 comments

  20. Cam Awesome Handles Taylor Swift Fame by Reminding Fans He Was Rick James First

    Cam F. Awesome, the most accurately named man in modern boxing, has had plenty to digest since declaring himself "not not the Taylor Swift of boxing" during a post-fight interview at the 2015 Pan American Games in July...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 28 days ago 24,756 reads 22 comments

  21. Jeremy Lin Moonlights as eSports Analyst for 'Dota 2' Tournament

    Avid gamer and newly minted Charlotte Hornets point guard Jeremy Lin dropped in on the 2015 International Dota 2 Championships on Monday to provide a little analysis of the tournament and context for those new gaming initiates at home...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 28 days ago 26,156 reads 56 comments

  22. A.J. Pierzynski Frames Bouncer Off the Dirt, Hits Game-Tying HR in Bottom of 9th

    A.J. Pierzynski is roughly 45,000 years old. He watched mankind transition from caves to yurts, stop eating cud for sustenance and develop vestigial organs...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 28 days ago 78,101 reads 9 comments

  23. Onside Punt Returned for Touchdown When Player Doesn't Know CFL Rules

    Canadian football is weird. It's just little differences, mostly, that separate it from its American counterpart. The hashmarks are wider apart. There are more guys on the field...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 28 days ago 94,164 reads 75 comments

  24. Kobe Bryant Welcomed Like a Demigod in China Once Again

    Kobe Bryant is on his annual Nike #branding tour in China this week, making public appearances and drawing the usual One Direction-ish crush of fans along the way...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 29 days ago 114,900 reads 414 comments

  25. Nick Young's Right Arm Has New Tupac Tattoo, Is No Longer Strictly for Buckets

    In late-breaking Swaggy news, the tattoo ban levied on Nick Young's shooting arm appears to have been lifted...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 29 days ago 132,766 reads 164 comments