1. The Best Sports Fails of the Year So Far

    One man's pain is another man's pleasure. While people typically tune in to watch sports to see victories, championships and incredible performances and accomplishments, sometimes ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 3 months ago 34,248 reads 8 comments

  2. 11 Insane Things That Were True in Sports 10 Years Ago

    A lot changes in a decade, and this is especially true in sports. Only 10 short years later, mention of the rules, story lines and players from 2004 seems akin to discussing the Roman Empire or the Jurassic period...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 3 months ago 101,680 reads 65 comments

  3. The Most Cringeworthy Moments in Sports History

    It's funny how sometimes the most painful things to watch end up being the hardest to ever stop watching. Mark Sanchez's infamous butt fumble has been viewed millions of times...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 3 months ago 41,990 reads 32 comments

  4. Sports Video Games We Wish Existed

    The Madden franchise has been fun for a long time—but isn't it time for something new? If someone says "sports video game," you're probably going to imagine controlling players ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 3 months ago 82,334 reads 59 comments

  5. 10 Athletes Who Totally Had Their Twitter Hacked

    If you say something stupid or controversial in a press conference or a live interview, you're going to have to own up to some consequences. If you say something stupid on Twitter? Easy...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 3 months ago 16,368 reads 11 comments

  6. Sports Stories from This Year That Should Be Hollywood Movies

    Some of our favorite movies ever been made have been based on true stories so great a screenwriter never could have come up with it . Miracle. Seabiscuit. Remember the Titans. And coming soon, When the Game Stands Tall ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 79,595 reads 106 comments

  7. Things Sports Fans Are Way Too Excited About

    Look, I'm not trying to play Debbie Downer here. I'm just trying to temper your expectations with a harsh little dose of realism. Sports fans must, by nature, be optimists. Every first-round draft pick is going to be the savior of your franchise...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 12,503 reads 60 comments

  8. 7 Times Joel Embiid Tried to Quit Twitter

    Addiction is a challenge to overcome, and according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse , "quitting takes more than good intentions or a strong will...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 21,342 reads 37 comments

  9. Things You Can Only Get Away with in Sports

    The sports world is very different than the real world. Very different. You see, in sports exists a strange parallel universe in which butt slaps are common and acceptable and ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 45,006 reads 38 comments

  10. A Baseball Hater's Guide to Surviving August

    I love baseball. I track every trade rumor leading up to the July 31 deadline. I pore over the box scores before going to sleep each night. I track standings and leader boards with a passion...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 2,701 reads 6 comments

  11. Lazy Moment Sports Hall of Fame

    In sports, we spend a lot of time celebrating players who work the hardest, demonstrate the most incredible talent and perform the best...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 36,545 reads 16 comments

  12. 15 Sports Jobs We'd Like to Try for a Day

    Every kid grows up with the dream of being a professional athlete, but is being a professional athlete really the ultimate sports dream job? Sure, there's the millionaire lifestyle ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 59,453 reads 26 comments

  13. Disrespectful Things Fans Do

    There's an unwritten code of conduct for fans of sports teams, and it's not a code that's hard to follow: 1. Cheer and boo all you want, but don't involve yourself in the outcome of the actual game...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 19,035 reads 44 comments

  14. Lamest Sports Excuses Ever

    I apologize if this article doesn't turn out too great. My air conditioning broke, so I've been sweating all day, and I can't concentrate...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 2,438 reads 18 comments

  15. The Art of the Perfect Sports Photobomb

    "Art and love are the same thing," said writer Chuck Klosterman in his book Killing Yourself to Live. "It’s the process of seeing yourself in things that are not you...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 17,463 reads 5 comments

  16. 10 Underappreciated Athletes

    Why is it that the same guys keep getting all the love? It seems these days that every story about the NBA revolves around LeBron James, every story about golf revolves around (a ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 33,588 reads 154 comments

  17. Athletes Who Aren't Fans of Sports

    Sports fans are among the most passionate fans in the world. They paint their faces. They spend thousands decorating their homes. They rearrange their schedules—and their lives—around important games...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 4,692 reads 6 comments

  18. Things in Sports That Totally Let Us Down

    As a lifelong Cubs fan, I know a little bit about hope and a whole lot about disappointment. Year after year, I enter the baseball season with unbridled optimism and unrealistic ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 15,488 reads 25 comments

  19. Dodgeball 10 Year Anniversary: Where Are They Now?

    A full decade has now passed since Vince Vaughn first grabbed life by the ball in the hit sports comedy Dodgeball : A True Underdog Story ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 76,402 reads 16 comments

  20. 15 Hilarious Things Athletes Are Scared of

    Life as a professional athlete can be a terrifying thing. Not only is the pressure intense and the risk of injury high, but athletes have to face unyielding daily terrors such as bunnies, mayonnaise and their own mothers...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 10,384 reads 21 comments

  21. Top 10 Most Hilarious Sports Sketches Ever

    Watching sports is great. Making fun of sports can be even greater . It seems that for as long as the laugh has been in existence, which has been a very, very long time, sports ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 97,432 reads 38 comments

  22. Little Giants 20 Year Anniversary: Where Are They Now?

    It has now been 20 years since The Annexation of Puerto Rico made Danny O'Shea (Rick Moranis) and a band of misfit kids the heroes of Urbania in the beloved sports film Little Giants ...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 100,837 reads 13 comments

  23. You Won't Believe These Athletes Are the Same Age

    Looks can be deceiving. On his 19th birthday, future No. 1 overall pick Greg Oden already looked far older than many men will ever look in their lifetime...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 209,042 reads 49 comments

  24. Athlete Reality Shows We'd Definitely Watch

    As soon as Johnny Manziel said that he is "not going to change for anybody" at a youth clinic that was part of the NFL's "Play 60" campaign ( h/t Los Angeles Times' Chuck Schilken ), one thing became abundantly clear...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 13,235 reads 17 comments

  25. Slickest Fake Outs in Sports

    When the underdog Boise State University Broncos used both a hook-and-ladder and Statue of Liberty play in the closing minutes to upset the mighty Oklahoma Sooners in the 2007 Fiesta Bowl, they captured the hearts of every sports fan in America...

    Matt Haupert Written by Matt Haupert about 4 months ago 16,154 reads 20 comments