1. Analyzing David Beckham's Hybrid Haircut

    Often times, athletes who are in the final stage of their career resort to a hybrid of the skills that once dominated previous phases of their lives. No more power fastball? Mix in more control...

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  2. Sundays from the Cellar: Even Matt Leinart Can't Give Them a Win

    Record: 1-9 Sunday’s Inevitable Outcome: Cardinals 21, Rams 13 The Line: Cardinals -9 Week 11 Viewing Strategy: Just pretend it’s 1986 and I want the Cardinals to win...

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  3. November 23, 2009: This guy woke up in the same world as you.

    November 23, 2009 On this day, the following individual is breathing the same air as you. Surprise. Well, at least we *think* he’s breathing the same air as you – baring ...

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  4. Top 7 Worst MLB MVPs

    Debate continues nearly every year about what the “Most Valuable Player” award in baseball means. The best player in the league?T he best player on the best team?T he best player ...

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  5. Diamondbacks Pitcher Zavada Reflects On Honor

    This Fall award season we’ve seen a number of significant honors bestowed. President Barrack Obama received the Nobel Prize for Peace; Kansas City Royals hurler Zack Greinke received the ...

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  6. 10 Baseless Rumors About Mark Mangino

    All kinds of chatter is pouring out of Lawrence, KS this week as rumors are running rampant about the fate of Kansas football coach Mark Mangino...

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  7. November 18, 2009: Greinke and his Cy Young Award are headlined

    November 18, 2009 When it was announced that Kansas City Royals’ pitcher, Zack Greinke, would be taking home the American League Cy Young Award, we expected big things from headline writers across the country...

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  8. Fun with Athletes and Google Suggestions

    On Saturday, our cyber homies over at DC Sports Bog and Mister Irrelevant shared a neat little trick that has enthralled us in the past...

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  9. November 17, 1940: Packers are first NFL team to travel by plane

    November 17, 1940 A mere 69 years ago, the first NFL team traveled by air. This team was none other than the Green Bay Packers – who traveled to play the New York Giants in a 7-3 losing effort...

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  10. Sundays From the Cellar: The Haves versus the Have Nots

    Record: 1-8 Sunday’s Inevitable Outcome: Saints 28, Rams 23 The Line: Saints -15 Week 10 Viewing Strategy: Recognize that the team I follow has next to no chance and just enjoy ...

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  11. November 16, 1964: Dwight Gooden is born

    November 16, 1964 On this day, 45 years ago, Dwight Gooden was born in Tampa, Florida. On our weekly podcast, we often conjecture that Gooden may have compiled one of the oddest professional careers over the past 20 years...

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  12. Top 7: Biggest Wastes of Time in Sports

    Happy Particular Day that Some Feel is Unlucky Due to the Date and Day Matching Up A Certain Way! One thing that didn’t match up this week was many of the Gold Gloves awarded and logic...

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  13. November 13, 1964: The Hawks' Bob Pettit is first NBA'er to 20,000 points

    November 13, 1964 On this day, the St. Louis Hawks’ Bob Pettit became the first NBA player to reach 20,000 points. Impressive. Even more impressive; St. Louis once supported a basketball team...

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  14. PODCAST: Rejected ESPN “30 for 30″ Concepts and Will Brinson/ Zach Harper

    DOWNLOAD EPISODE 37 | DOWNLOAD PAST EPISODES Episode 37 began by glorifying the greatest human to ever wear the #37; Keith Hernandez. Baseball, mustache, Seinfeld, and drugs (allegedly) everywhere in between...

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  15. Blogs with Balls “After Dark” Video, featuring Matt Sebek

    During this installment of shameless self-promotion, we bring to you a video recap of some extracurricular activities that took place in and around “Blogs with Balls 2.0” in Las Vegas earlier last month...

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  16. Midget Wrestling Goes Global

    Much like dog- and cock-fighting, the global phenomenon that is midget wrestling has gotten a bad rap in recent years, reaping stern warnings from the halls of Capitol Hill and nasty telegrams from Ringling Brothers...

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  17. Personalized “KARDASHIAN” New Orleans Saints Jersey

    I’m not sure why Kim Kardashian is just now posting pictures of her attending the Saints/Dolphins game on October 25th. She’s supposed to be soooo now, dammit...

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  18. November 10, 1991: Bernie Kosar's “No Interceptions Streak” Ends

    November 10, 1991 19 years ago today, Bernie Kosar’s NFL record of 308 passes without an interception ended as his Cleveland Browns lost to the Philadelphia Eagles...

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  19. Sundays From the Cellar: A Bye Week in St. Louis

    Our usual “Sundays from the Cellar” guru, Josh Bacott, was out late last night celebrating the Rams bye week...

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  20. November 9th, 1931: Whitey Herzog is Born

    November 9, 1931 Today, we celebrate the 78th birthday of Whitey Herzog. Growing up in St. Louis, it’s tough to imagine a more popular persona in the past 20 years than Herzog, who managed ...

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  21. Top 7: Athletes' Redemptions in the Clutch

    Every week the Top 7 column will be enhanced by the newest addition to the JoeSportsFan Radio Network, Seven Minutes with Jason Major , where our Top 7 guru rants on the current topic, touches ...

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  22. Dress Me Down in St. Louis

    We don’t do a lot of local stuff here at JSF. It’s mostly high quality stories about losers wearing personalized jerseys, mustaches, knuckleheads, Bacott’s underpants and how they apply to modern ice skating techniques, et al...

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  23. November 5th, 1996: Derek Jeter is the Unanimous Choice as AL Rookie of Year.

    November 5th, 1996 Today is a day that national media member will never forget. For it is on this day that the collective group of Derek Jeter lovers could tangibly express their affliction for the Yankees new shortstop...

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  24. On the “30 for 30″ Cutting Room Floor

    Just five weeks in, the new 30 for 30 documentary series has proven to be one of the more promising developments to come out of the programming department at ESPN in quite some time...

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  25. NFL First Down Marker Guys Are For Real

    NFL First Down Marker Guys have always been moderately mockable, simply because the only time they get television face time they’re either running onto the field, lugging an obtrusive device ...

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