1. 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 2 months ago 5,836 reads 11 comments

  2. 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 2 months ago 92,163 reads 6 comments

  3. 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...

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  4. 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 2 months ago 71,174 reads 30 comments

  5. 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 2 months ago 10,097 reads 3 comments

  6. 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...

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  7. 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...

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  8. 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 2 months ago 3,176 reads 14 comments

  9. 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 2 months ago 13,293 reads 22 comments

  10. 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 2 months ago 18,333 reads 5 comments

  11. 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 2 months ago 53,375 reads 19 comments

  12. Ohio State Football Coaches Suit Up for Goal-Line Drills vs. Players

    The Ohio State Buckeyes haven't played in over three weeks, and they still have plenty of time to prepare for their Fiesta Bowl clash against the Clemson Tigers on New Year's Eve...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 months ago 15,152 reads 8 comments

  13. Aaron Rodgers Finds Jordy Nelson for 60-Yard Reception on Game-Winning Drive

    With 36 seconds left in regulation of a tie game against the Chicago Bears , the Green Bay Packers faced a 3rd-and-11 far out of field-goal range...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 months ago 28,678 reads 26 comments

  14. Odell Beckham Jr. Snags 1-Handed Touchdown Catch vs. Lions

    Odell Beckham Jr. made a lunging, one-handed touchdown reception look routine. The receiver gave the New York Giants an insurance score during the fourth quarter of their Week 15 NFC showdown against the Detroit Lions ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 months ago 41,497 reads 7 comments

  15. Odell Beckham Jr. Gets Credit for Catch Despite Ball Clearly Hitting the Ground

    For all the confusion about what constitutes an NFL catch, everyone can look at the play above and confidently determine that Odell Beckham Jr. did not come close to controlling the football...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 months ago 310,160 reads 12 comments

  16. Von Miller Wears Fur Cleats Before Broncos' Game vs. Patriots

    Von Miller wears weird cleats. Earler this season, the Denver Broncos linebacker wore spiked pregame cleats before facing the Oakland Raiders ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 months ago 17,412 reads 18 comments

  17. Browns HC Hue Jackson Struggles to Find Challenge Flag in Week 15 Game vs. Bills

    Hue Jackson had a quintessential Cleveland Browns moment when the head coach couldn't find his challenge flag. After scouring his pockets for nearly 15 seconds, he eventually discovered the red flag and tossed it in time...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 months ago 2,074 reads 0 comments

  18. Chiefs WR Tyreek Hill Rushes for 68-Yard Touchdown vs. Titans

    Tyreek Hill continued to emerge as the Kansas City Chiefs ' top offensive playmaker with a 68-yard touchdown run early in Week 15's matchup against the Tennessee Titans ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 months ago 8,437 reads 3 comments

  19. Odell Beckham Jr. Will Honor the Late Craig Sager with Custom Cleats

    Odell Beckham Jr. will sport cleats commemorating Craig Sager, who died Thursday from acute myeloid leukemia...

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  20. Youngstown State's Kevin Rader Traps Ball on Defender's Back for Game-Winning TD

    Kevin Rader used his opponent as leverage to send Youngstown State to the FCS national championship game...

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  21. Gamer Creates 'Sager Strong' Uniforms and Court in NBA 2K17

    As the sports community mourns the loss of broadcaster Craig Sager, who died Thursday from acute myeloid leukemia, one gamer found an inventive way to honor his legacy...

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  22. Pittsburgh Penguins Spread Holiday Cheer by Recreating 'Elf'

    In first place in the Eastern Conference, the Pittsburgh Penguins are feeling festive during the holidays. They shared their high spirits by spoofing Elf in an awkward remake...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 months ago 18,732 reads 6 comments

  23. Raptors Mascot Drops TV Giveaway Down Stairs

    This is why Santa Claus uses reindeer and a sled to deliver gifts. During the Toronto Raptors ' Friday night contest against the Atlanta Hawks at Air Canada Centre, the team's mascot tried to deliver a TV to a lucky contest winner...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 months ago 3,306 reads 2 comments

  24. Greg Olsen Questions Stephen Curry's Support of 49ers' Torrey Smith on Twitter

    Stephen Curry has always shown support for the Carolina Panthers , but the Golden State Warriors guard displayed local loyalty by endorsing San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Torrey ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 months ago 56,112 reads 10 comments

  25. NFL Predictions Week 15: Full Projections, Odds, Highlighting Top Fantasy Stars

    Fantasy football fiends have obsessed over roster dilemmas for months to remain a championship contender during the closing weeks. Many succeeded, only for untimely injuries to harm their title chances...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 months ago 15,587 reads 19 comments