1. North Texas QB Alec Morris Misses Snap After RB Jeffrey Wilson Vomits on Field

    It's difficult to focus on anything while standing next to someone vomiting. As a result, North Texas quarterback Alec Morris deserves a mulligan for mishandling a snap against Army in the Zaxby's Heart of Dallas Bowl...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 28 days ago 315,371 reads 8 comments

  2. 10 Small-Market Stars Commanding Mainstream Attention

    It's naive to believe all sports markets are treated equally. Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott wouldn't garner as much national buzz if they hadn't performed their stellar rookie campaigns for the Dallas Cowboys...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 28 days ago 4,067 reads 10 comments

  3. Northwestern Will Wear Helmet Patch to Commemorate Craig Sager in Pinstripe Bowl

    The Northwestern Wildcats will honor Craig Sager by wearing a helmet decal during Wednesday's Pinstripe Bowl matchup against the Pittsburgh Panthers...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 28 days ago 1,245 reads 0 comments

  4. Gridiron Heights, Ep. 16: Le'Veon Bell, Antonio Brown Play Video Games on GHBox

    After placing a bow on the AFC North, Pittsburgh Steelers stars Le'Veon Bell and Antonio Brown unwrapped a video game console for Christmas...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 28 days ago 10,501 reads 20 comments

  5. LaMelo Ball Calls Half-Court Shot, Pulls Up and Makes It in High School Game

    The youngest brother of an explosive basketball trio, LaMelo Ball demanded attention by nonchalantly calling and draining a half-court shot. His oldest sibling, Lonzo , is a starting guard for the 13-0 UCLA Bruins ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 28 days ago 78,708 reads 35 comments

  6. DeMarcus Cousins Says Joel Embiid Could Be NBA's 'Best Big' After He Retires

    DeMarcus Cousins doesn't usually play nice with competitors, but he developed a soft spot for Joel Embiid . On Monday night, the two big men squared off for the first time...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 28 days ago 6,311 reads 10 comments

  7. Chargers' Josh Lambo Misses Last-Second Field Goal to Give Browns 1st 2016 Win

    The Cleveland Browns needed some help from kicker Josh Lambo to notch their first victory of the season. Down 20-17 with the clock ticking, the San Diego Chargers rushed their kicking unit onto the field for a game-tying attempt...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 10,839 reads 41 comments

  8. Jaguars WR Marqise Lee Throws Touchdown Pass to QB Blake Bortles vs. Titans

    During his first game as interim head coach for the Jacksonville Jaguars , Doug Marrone dialed up a trick pass with Blake Bortles and Marqise Lee switching roles...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 8,285 reads 0 comments

  9. Vikings' Adam Thielen Scores 71-Yard Touchdown vs. Packers, Does Lambeau Leap

    In an otherwise ugly first half for the Minnesota Vikings , wide receiver Adam Thielen turned a Green Bay Packers miscue into a 71-yard score. He then celebrated by taunting the home team's tradition...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 4,561 reads 2 comments

  10. Dolphins' DeVante Parker Bounces Off Bills Defender for 56-Yard Touchdown

    The Buffalo Bills will make sure they wrap up DeVante Parker next time. Early in the second half of Week 16's game, the Miami Dolphins wide receiver stayed upright after a failed tackle attempt by Bills cornerback Nickell Robey-Coleman ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 6,824 reads 1 comments

  11. Randy Moss Calls Players 'Soft' for Skipping College Football Bowl Games

    Just a few years into retirement, Randy Moss is already an old man yelling at clouds. During Saturday's edition of Sunday NFL Countdown , the former star wide receiver criticized ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 19,882 reads 36 comments

  12. Cam Newton Wears Rose-Gold Colored Cleats Before Week 16 Game vs. Falcons

    Cam Newton sported rose-gold custom cleats during pregame warm-ups prior to the Carolina Panthers ' Week 16 game against the Atlanta Falcons . As ESPN.com's David Newton noted, the quarterback's son, Chosen, was born last Christmas Eve...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 16,116 reads 3 comments

  13. Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 16: Advice for Unfavorable Fantasy Football Matchups

    Here's a holiday present for every fantasy football player who is competing for a championship: You have one less stressful day to ruminate over Week 16 lineup decisions...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 326 reads 0 comments

  14. NFL Schedule Week 16: TV Start Times, Coverage Map and Live-Stream Info

    There's no better way to celebrate the holiday weekend than with Thursday Night Football . Don't think too much about it...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 4,087 reads 0 comments

  15. 10 Franchises Loaded with Talent, Short on Victories

    Sports movies will endorse heart, grit and determination as the foolproof championship formula, but talent stands tall as the most important ingredient. The Chicago Cubs didn't win the 2016 World Series out of poetic justice or karma...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 5,816 reads 11 comments

  16. Tiger Woods Posts Shirtless Twitter Photo as 'Mac Daddy Santa'

    Tiger Woods shared his unusual interpretation of Santa Claus on Thursday, posing shirtless as what he called "Mac Daddy Santa." The veteran golfer described his exposed costume as an "Xmas tradition that my kids love...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 92,143 reads 6 comments

  17. Odell Beckham Jr. Will Wear 'Beckmas' Cleats with Grass from High School Field

    As the New York Giants attempt to clinch a postseason berth in hostile territory Thursday night, Odell Beckham Jr.'s cleats will take him back to his old home while embracing the holiday spirit...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 2,014 reads 0 comments

  18. ESPN Releases 1st Trailer for Ric Flair '30 for 30' Documentary

    ESPN caused wrestling fans to shout "Woo" by teasing a first glimpse of the upcoming Ric Flair 30 for 30 documentary Nature Boy . The wrestling legend retired four years ago as a record 16-time world champion...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 69,507 reads 30 comments

  19. Chance the Rapper Honors Craig Sager with Line in Christmas Mixtape

    Warning: contains explicit language. Chance the Rapper and Jeremih released a mixtape titled Merry Christmas Lil' Mama on Thursday, and Chance pays a brief tribute to Craig Sager on the song "I Shoulda Left You...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 10,035 reads 3 comments

  20. Patrick Maroon Gives Emotional Interview After Seeing His Son Celebrate Goal

    Patrick Maroon scored a game-tying goal for the Edmonton Oilers in his return home to St. Louis on Monday night. Edmonton ultimately defeated the Blues 3-2 in overtime...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 6,197 reads 5 comments

  21. Cowboys 'Hire' Wrestling Icon Sting as Intimidation Coach

    The Dallas Cowboys made a splash by enlisting former wrestling legend Sting to teach the art of intimidation...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 45,495 reads 8 comments

  22. 10 Biggest Current Home-Field Advantages in Sports

    Home-field advantage is only worth as much as the home squad and crowd, the combination of which creates a potent edge. Fans may fancy themselves the best in the world, but it doesn't matter if the team doesn't perform...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 3,108 reads 14 comments

  23. Gridiron Heights, Ep. 15: Santa Claus Gives Gift of Football in Christmas Rap

    Santa Claus is giving the gift of football this Christmas. Following a packed Christmas Eve slate, the NFL will celebrate Sunday's holiday with two special division showdowns...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 13,209 reads 22 comments

  24. Ernie Johnson Recites Poem During Eulogy Speech for Craig Sager

    Ernie Johnson delivered a heartfelt poem at Craig Sager's memorial service Tuesday, honoring his former TNT broadcasting colleague who died Thursday from acute myeloid leukemia...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 18,317 reads 5 comments

  25. Michael Phelps Poses with 23 Olympic Gold Medals on 'Sports Illustrated' Cover

    Good thing Michael Phelps has some pretty fierce traps, or else wearing all 23 of his Olympic gold medals for Sports Illustrated 's cover photo might make his neck sore...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 53,341 reads 19 comments