1. Today (1977): Bronson Arroyo is born into the world

    February 24, 2010 On this day 33 years ago, MLB pitcher Bronson Arroyo was born into the world. Bronson Arroyo has a special place in our hearts. After all, it’s not everyday that you see a skinny white dude with corn-rows...

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  2. Missouri Sports Fans Are More Miserable Than You

    As a website that focuses 100% of its attention on the subject, it pains us to admit that sometimes sports may be taken just a shade too seriously. Anyone who was near me the night that UCLA’s Tyus Edney went the length of the court in :04...

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  3. Nike's New “Bo Knows/Albert Knows” Marketing Campaign

    This year marks the 20th anniversary of Nike’s original “Bo Knows” cross trainer shoes – which provides a legitimate excuse for Nike to remake the original shoe, bring ...

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  4. NBC's Carillo Strengthens Bid to Become Bruce Jenner

    In what has become one of the most unexpectedly intriguing subplots of the Vancouver Winter Olympics, NBC has sought out additional camera time for reporter Mary Carillo as she continues her bold quest to become former decathalete Bruce Jenner...

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  5. Monday Morning Sports Headline Winner: FOXSports.com

    After a stroll through what the mainstream sports outlets had to offer after Sunday night’s USA/Canada hockey game, we’re handing our Monday morning snappy sports headline prize to FOXSports...

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  6. Top 7:: Uncomfortable Press Conferences

    Is there anything better than cheering for America? Ten years ago, I would have wagered that I could live to be one million years old and never watch one second of snowboarding...

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  7. Today: The Birth of Roberto Baggio Offsets The Deaths of Two Legends

    We’re not here to bring you down. That’s not what we do. Unless, of course, you’re highly offended by our portrayal of mustached softball players. Nevertheless, on this day, two sporting legends passed away...

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  8. JSF's Founder, Josh Bacott, in “Parade Magazine” Again…

    On this day, the world can collectively laugh (yes, again) at the plight of the good ole American sports blogger...

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  9. Report: St. Louis Dog Doesn't Want Michael Vick to Sign with Rams

    In St. Louis, the annual Soulard Mardi Gras Pet Parade is usually enjoyable because its nice to spend a day in society with the pooch. But above all else, it provides a window into humility...

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  10. Today (1992): Magic Johnson's #32 Jersey is Retired By Lakers

    February 16, 1992 On this day 18 years ago, Magic Johnson’s iconic #32 jersey number was retired by the Los Angeles Lakers – which was extremely odd since this event was followed by two different comebacks to the NBA...

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  11. JSF Exclusive Video: Softball Guy Confesses

    As we mentioned on Friday, word broke last week of yet another elite athlete coming forward with an emotional confession of past trangressions...

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  12. Top 7: People Paid to be Incorrect

    With 600,000 media outlets per market nowadays, that means there are plenty of people paid to be wrong, in addition to the ones that you run into on a daily basis. I tried to narrow the list down to seven...

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  13. JSF BREAKING NEWS: Another Emotional Confessional

    Just months after Mark McGwire “came clean” about his past transgressions, sources indicate that yet another star athlete has decided to come forth with a shocking, emotional confession that will rock the sports world...

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  14. The Wrath of Khan

    It’s being reported today that the owners of the St. Louis Rams have entered into a signed agreement to sell a majority share of the team...

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  15. The Cyber Garage Sale: New Orleans Saints Figurines

    After 43 years of futility, the New Orleans Saints and their fans have finally claimed their first Super Bowl championship. As expected, Saints fans are scrambling to snatch up as much memorabilia to remember their run as they can get their hands on...

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  16. Today (1963): Happy Birthday, Lenny Dykstra. How We Love Thee…

    February 10, 1963 On this day 47 years ago, Leonard Kyle Dykstra was born in this world as part of a prodigy science experiment that tested the affects of tobacco dribble on an in vitro fertilization...

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  17. When Sports Endorsements Go Too Far: Jimmy Johnson Edition

    While we certainly understand the business philosophy behind securing a celebrity sports figure to endorse a particular product or service, often times this trend veers right into the absurd...

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  18. Today (1961): John Kruk is born into the world

    February 9, 1961 On this day 49 years ago, Jonathan Martin Kruk was born into the world. He made his Major League Baseball debut on April 7, 1986 for the San Diego Padres...

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  19. Jesus H. Tebow – Take Two

    As I wrote last week, and as you more than likely viewed with underwhelming delight during Sunday’s Super Bowl telecast, Santa Claus aficionado Tim Tebow was featured in a pro-life Super Bowl ad with his mom and her manicure...

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  20. Coach Cowher Debuts New Look

    With the resolve of the Saints organization and the city of New Orleans serving as inspiration, Coach Bill Cowher revealed in a passionate speech on CBS’ Super Bowl post-game show that, ...

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  21. Headliner's Ball: Super Bowl XLIV

    Needless to say, sports headline writers across the nation are VERY pleased that the NFL lifted their efforts to ban/regulate the usage of New Orleans’ signature “Who dat?” phrase...

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  22. Top 7: Super Bowl Counter-Programming (2010)

    It’s time for the Top 7’s annual look at what your alternates are for this Sunday in case you don’t want to watch the Superbowl...

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  23. NFL: Kind, Gentle and Delusional Dictator

    When it became clear that there was money to be made off the Saints popular “Who Dat” catch phrase after New Orleans advanced to the 2010 Super Bowl, the NFL began salivating in the corner like a dog near a slab of raw meat...

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  24. Today (2010): Buy The Express “Baseball Jacket” Now. Do It.

    February 4, 2010 Usually, we denote our regular morning post to a nugget of sports history that’s embedded somewhere in the depths of Wikipedia. Not today, friends. Today, we’re asking you to be a bit more proactive...

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  25. Is College Basketball Repeating Fashion History?

    Every generation in sports is subject to the changing trends in equipment and uniforms that will inevitably result in fans going back and mocking old photos years after we all agreed it was hip...

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