Football

Somewhere in the world, Macklemore is still smiling. Last night, the Seattle Seahawks took home the Super Bowl XLVIII trophy for the first time in franchise history, beating out the Denver Broncos. The game ended with a score of 43-8, the Seahawks dominating from start to finish – thanks especially to the team’s league-best defense. Seahawks standouts […]

Remember the inspirational letter two hearing-impaired girls wrote to Seattle Seahawks fullback Derrick Coleman (who also happens to be hearing-impaired)? Well, in addition to writing twin nine-year-old sisters Riley and Erin Kovalcik this super sweet note back, he gave his two biggest fans the surprise of their life. During their appearance on Good Morning America, Coleman […]

  So this “epic-ness” happened. On Jan. 29, NFL player Donte Stallworth and 5o dancers from Pace University surprised a crowd at Central Park when they broke out in a flash mob designed to educate people on the benefits of the Affordable Care Act. In partnership with Generation Progress, the flash mob was designed to […]

They won’t be front row, they won’t be in the crowd, and they won’t even be in the stadium, but the mother and grandmother of Denver Broncos player Demaryius Thomas won’t miss his Super Bowl debut for anything. Thing is, Katina Smith and her mom, Minnie Thomas, are incarcerated and will be watching the anticipated game […]

The rest of America might have been rattled by Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman’s now viral post-game interview on Sunday, but at least one person doesn’t care. Fox Sports host and interviewer Erin Andrews. In fact, the host, who was the subject of many memes in the days following the rant, said that the interview […]

What really made Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman super-hype in his post-championship game interview on Sunday? Well, he told the media it stemmed from an offseason beef between he and San Francisco 49er Michael Crabtree that he tried to rectify on the field. When he approached Crabtree to congratulate him, Sherman said he was pushed […]

Richard Sherman, the Seattle Seahawks player who was blasted for his spirited interview after a game against the San Francisco 49ers this week, just said what we all were thinking. Calling him a thug for his non-violent, non-aggressive, but over the top rant is the same thing as calling him the n-word. Let’s keep it real. […]

The only way you’ve missed Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman’s spirited interview with FOX’s Erin Andrews after playing the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday, is if you are living under a rock. In which case, you have to watch this:     Needless to say, the feedback was both hilarious and disheartening —  Sherman’s jab […]

President Barack Obama has once again voiced  his concern about the National Football League’s concussion rate. In a profile published by the New Yorker on Sunday, journalist David Remnick asked the president if he has mixed feelings about watching NFL games in light of some recent serious injuries. While he acknowledged that players “know what they’re doing” […]

Forgetting something? The wife of Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill didn’t do a thorough search of a vehicle she rented before she returned it — accidentally leaving a firearm for the next rental customer and scaring the living daylights out of the woman’s daughter. Lauren Tannehill, 26, rented the Nissan Rogue from E-Z Rent-A-Car in […]

Dear Tre, You were born after De La Soul was pronounced dead. As you broke Bo Jackson’s single season rushing record at Auburn during the BCS National Championship, there were Oodles of O’s throughout the living rooms and social media of those over 30. “Oh shit, that’s his son.” I’m writing what you’re reading while […]

The Colts won a big game yesterday…but that’s not the only thing making headlines for the team. While punter Pat McAfee was sharing a picture of kicker Adam Vinatieri being interviewed right in the locker room after the team’s victory, it was Andrew Luck who was the spotlight. In the background of the photo posted to […]