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These Redesigned College Football Helmets Are Awesome

Oklahoma designer comes up with re-imagined alternate college football helmets
These Redesigned College Football Helmets Are Awesome

A couple of weeks ago, Deeyung Entertainment, a graphic design firm based in Oklahoma, presented its take on alternate helmet designs for all 32 NFL teams.

 

In recent weeks, Dylan Young has presented his ideas on alternate college football helmets, in many cases using the secondary logos as primary logos.

 

45 Things That Never Happened in Baseball Until 2014

A rundown of MLB's historic feats and accomplishments from last season
45 Things That Never Happened in Baseball Until 2014

One of the unique things about baseball is that history can be made on any given day or night at the ballpark, especially if you are paying close enough attention. The 2014 season was no exception, as players and teams alike added their names to the record books. Here is a rundown of some of those baseball "firsts" that may have initially gone unnoticed.

 

Joey Logano Comes Into His Own With Daytona 500 Victory

Tom Bowles goes "Through the Gears" as the first race of the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup season is in the books
Joey Logano Comes Into His Own With Daytona 500 Victory

After all the drama leading up to it, the 57th edition of NASCAR’s Daytona 500 clearly lived up to the hype. While the last lap was a bit anticlimactic, the three-abreast racing leading up to it contained more than enough excitement to hold any race fan, old or new on the verge of a heart attack.

Ranking the ACC's Football Rosters for 2015

Who has the best football roster in the ACC heading into 2015?
Ranking the ACC's Football Rosters for 2015

Recruiting rankings matter.

 

They are not a guarantee of future success but they are the foundation every national championship has been built upon. It takes great coaching, development and luck to win a title, but having better players is the only way to start.

 

Ranking the Nation's Top Football-Basketball Coaching Tandems

The duo in Columbus is the No. 1 pairing for 2015
Ranking the Nation's Top Football-Basketball Coaching Tandems

Building a consistent winner in one college sport is tough enough. Building two in the most high-profile sports? That’s something special.

 

Only so many programs can contend for both college football and college basketball championships in the same calendar year. Only a handful can keep their fans cheering in bowl games and the NCAA Tournament every year.

 

This list celebrates the rare schools that have found the coaching pairs who can deliver such feats.

 

Nebraska Basketball to Wear 1950s Throwbacks Sunday vs. Iowa

Huskers hope for better luck than the 1954-55 team
Nebraska Basketball to Wear 1950s Throwbacks Sunday vs. Iowa

Nebraska basketball will wear throwbacks to the 1954-55 team for Sunday’s game against Iowa.

 

The replicas are designed to commemorate the 60th anniversary of coach Jerry Bush’s first Cornhuskers team during Legends Weekend. Stan Matzke, a captain in 1954-55, will speak to more than 50 former Nebraska players spanning eight decades.

 

North Carolina Runs Four Corners to Honor Dean Smith

Tar Heels returned to the Deandome in first game after coach's passing
North Carolina Runs Four Corners to Honor Dean Smith

In North Carolina’s first home game since the passing of legendary coach Dean Smith, the Tar Heels ran a fitting tribute to the man whose name graces the arena.

 

The Tar Heels ran Smith’s famous Four Corners offense on their first offensive possession. Roy Williams, a Smith protege, signaled in the play, and Marcus Paige passed to a cutting Brice Johnson for North Carolina’s first points in an 89-60 win over Georgia Tech.

 

Here’s the play:

 

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Climbing Way Back to the Top After Resurgent 2014 Season

NASCAR’s most popular driver is embracing his growing legacy
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Climbing Way Back to the Top After Resurgent 2014 Season

To understand the immense popularity of Dale Earnhardt Jr., a history lesson is in order. And no one is more qualified to deliver it than Earnhardt Jr. himself. He did so shortly after striding into the media center at Martinsville Speedway last October.

Brad Keselowski 2015 Season Driver Preview

Keselowski looks to prove why he is one of NASCAR's best in 2015.
Brad Keselowski 2015 Season Driver Preview

Rabble-rouser. Rebel. Public pest. That’s just a taste of what critics labeled Brad Keselowski in 2014, peers and media alike, as the driver made national news throughout the Chase. When it was over, he ascended the throne — not as champion, but as the sport’s most controversial figure.

Jimmie Johnson 2015 Season Driver Preview

Johnson looking to join NASCAR history in 2015.
Jimmie Johnson 2015 Season Driver Preview

A year ago, Jimmie Johnson was coming off his sixth Sprint Cup championship, looking down the barrel of NASCAR history and the seven-title record held by Hall of Famers Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt. It seemed inevitable that Johnson, already a future Hall of Fame driver himself, would join the party, perhaps as soon as 2014.

 

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