NFL: San Francisco 49ers at Denver Broncos

10 bold predictions for Week 8 of NFL season

Week 8 of the NFL season begins Thursday night in Denver when Peyton Manning and the Broncos host Philip Rivers and the San Diego Chargers. Manning broke Brett Favre’s record on Sunday night against the San Francisco 49ers with his 509th career touchdown pass, and he’ll be back in prime time on Thursday night. Let’s […]


Photo: Royals fan with Mike Moustakas antlers is the best

The Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants squared off in Game 1 of the World Series. The Giants would go on to win, 7-1, fueled by some great pitching by Madison Bumgarner and a first-inning home run by Hunter Pence. But one Royals fan did win the “best costume” award with his Mike “Moose” […]

MMA: UFC 169-Weigh-ins

Jose Aldo: ‘We [fighters] also want to have part of these millions’

Jose Aldo has a huge fight on deck this weekend at UFC 179. The fighter will defend his belt in the featherweight title rematch with Chad Mendes on Saturday night. But instead of discussing the fight at hand, he went a completely different route and asked for financial valorization in the UFC. Aldo claims that […]


Photo: Young Cavs fan is elated after receiving LeBron James’ headband

Cleveland Cavaliers F LeBron James made one young fan’s night week in Monday night’s preseason game against the Chicago Bulls. In what may have been an early Eastern Conference Finals preview, fans were treated to an entertaining game and a healthy Derrick Rose. He dropped 30 points and seems to be nearing his explosive 2011 […]

MLB: San Francisco Giants at Kansas City Royals

Giants vs. Royals World Series preview: Which Wild Card will emerge victorious?

In a postseason that’s been filled with its fair share of magic and other sanity-defying occurrences, it’s time for the ultimate show—in seven acts or less. The San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals have been the beneficiaries of other-worldly performances and timely efforts—both ever-present since their respective Wild Card victories. No better month to […]


Video: Croatian boxer punches and beats on referee at European Championships

A scary moment took place at the European Youth Boxing Championships in Zagreb, Croatia. It all started when a Croatian boxer (Vido Loncar) was upset after losing a fight. But instead of handling it the right way, he walked over and punched the referee with a powerful right haymaker. The referee was then knocked down, but the […]


Percy Harvin: ‘I’m not a perfect person’

The (1-6) New York Jets can use all the help they can get on offense. The team ranks 27th in yards per game (320.3) and 28th in points per game (17.3). In desperate need of playmakers, the Jets traded for WR Percy Harvin on Friday. After reports of altercations with former teammates surfaced from when […]


Video: Salvador Perez hassles Lorenzo Cain during media session

Kansas City Royals C Salvador Perez spends almost as much time trolling OF Lorenzo Cain off the field as he does playing baseball on it. His Instagram account is filled with videos that feature hilarious exchanges between the two teammates (like this one). But it doesn’t stop there. Perez took it one step further during […]

NFL: Carolina Panthers at Green Bay Packers

Five things we learned from Panthers-Packers

After a late TD drive sparked a win against the Dolphins, the Packers were hoping for a comfortable win against the Panthers. Sure enough, Green Bay dropped the hammer on Carolina. They broke out to an early 21-0 lead in the first quarter. They dominated all phases of the game and cruised to a 38-17 […]

NFL: San Francisco 49ers at Denver Broncos

Peyton Manning breaks Brett Favre’s record with 509th career TD pass

Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning broke Brett Favre’s all-time passing touchdowns record in the second quarter of the team’s Sunday Night Football matchup with the San Francisco 49ers. With roughly three minutes remaining in the first half of the game—which the Broncos won, 42-17—the 38-year-old quarterback hooked up with WR Demaryius Thomas on an eight-yard […]

Russell Wilson

Watch: Russell Wilson fakes out Alec Ogletree on 52-yard run

The Seattle Seahawks are trying to make a comeback as they trail the St. Louis Rams on the road and quarterback Russell Wilson is leading the charge. On a 3rd-and-9 play in the fourth quarter and with the Seahawks trailing 21-13, Wilson took things into his own hands by rolling to his left. A pump […]

NFL: Buffalo Bills at Detroit Lions

Golden Tate gives fantastic response to Percy Harvin trade

The Seattle Seahawks let WR Golden Tate walk and test the free agent market without even thinking twice. There were rumors of dissension and locker room incidents between Tate and other members of the team, including WR Percy Harvin and QB Russell Wilson. Lance Zierlein of Sports Talk 790 touched on some of that on […]

MLB: World Series-San Francisco Giants at Detroit Tigers

SF Giants World Series history: How does this appearance stack up to previous ones?

As Travis Iskikawa was rounding the bases to the thrill of a jubilant crowd at AT&T Park, he joined Bobby Thomson as a Giants’ pennant–winning home run hero. Thompson’s historic blast (also known as “The Shot Heard ‘Round the World”) came in the deciding contest of a three-game playoff that beat the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1951—about six years prior to the […]

NFL: New York Jets at Green Bay Packers

10 former NFL stars vastly underachieving this season

It’s extremely difficult for NFL players to dominate their competition and take over games year after year. Even the league’s brightest stars can’t take the prime of their careers for granted, because their success can diminish quickly. The 10 players featured on this list aren’t necessarily washed up. The 2014 season hasn’t even reached its […]

NBA: Preseason-Utah Jazz at Los Angeles Lakers

Kobe Bryant rips ESPN after being ranked NBA’s 40th-best player has ranked nearly every NBA player, and the Worldwide Leader is releasing its selections leading up to the start of the 2014-15 season. And on Thursday, five more players (ranked 36-40) were revealed. Los Angeles Lakers G Kobe Bryant came in at No. 40, which surprised fans and analysts alike. Bryant—who possesses five championship […]

NFL: Baltimore Ravens at Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Steve Smith quit Twitter, and the reason why may surprise you

Baltimore Ravens WR Steve Smith is never at a loss for words and has provided us with many entertaining sound bites during the course of his 14-year career in the NFL. After torching his former team for 139 yards and two touchdowns in a 38-10 victory a few weeks ago, he told the Panthers to […]

MLB: NLCS-St. Louis Cardinals at San Francisco Giants

Video: Travis Ishikawa hits walk-off home run to send Giants to World Series

Chris Chambliss, Aaron Boone, Magglio Ordonez—and now Travis Ishikawa. The Giants’ left-fielder became the fourth player in Major League history to end a League Championship Series with a home run. His three-run shot off Michael Wacha in the bottom of the ninth of Game 5 created a 6-3 San Francisco win over the St. Louis Cardinals and a date with […]


Watch: Tom Brady flops, does not draw flag

After watching New England Patriots QB Tom Brady flop on Thursday Night Football, we have to wonder if he could’ve had a career in the NBA. In the second quarter of the divisional matchup against the Jets, the Patriots were driving, and it appeared Brady wanted to get them a bit closer. Jets DT Leger Douzable bumped […]