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1. Pocono re-pave hasn’t taken kindly to Denny Hamlin  The lore of Denny Hamlin’s exploits grew quickly at Pocono Raceway. That’ll happen when you win the first two races of your career at the tough-to-master speedway. Sprint...
Geoffrey Miller
1 year ago
12 Young NFL Stars Headed for the Hall of Fame
Larry Allen, Cris Carter, Bill Parcells, Jonathan Ogden, Warren Sapp, Dave Robinson and Curley Culp were elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame back in February. They are some of the game's greatest players and their legacies and impact on..., So, limiting the scope to players drafted in the last three rookie classes (not counting 2013), here are the most likely Pro Football Hall of Famers playing the game today:
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Louisville’s high-scoring offense gained another valuable weapon on Thursday night, as former Auburn running back Michael Dyer decided to continue his college career with the Cardinals. USA Today’s George Schroeder first reported the...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
They say everything is bigger in Texas. And that’s certainly the case when it comes to Texas A&M-Commerce’s new midfield logo for 2013.The Lions have unveiled a gigantic lion logo on their field for 2013, which stretches from about...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Blake and Drain
Blake Griffin stars in a new summer hoops Jordan commercial. His co-star is Darryl Drain, a cocky yet horribly bad player. The result? Comedy gold.
Rich McVey
1 year ago
Red Sox Fan Proposes at Fenway
A Red Sox fan used the scoreboard at Fenway Park to pop the question, "Samantha, will you marry me?" Although it would have been considerably more entertaining if she said, "no", this Boston fan got the nod of approval.Your...
Rich McVey
1 year ago
After an 11-2 season, which featured a 33-23 win over Florida in the Sugar Bowl, expectations are high in Louisville. The Cardinals rank as a top-10 team in Athlon's projected final top 25 for 2013.Louisville returns 14 starters, including one...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Missouri’s transition to the SEC didn’t go as smooth as it did for Texas A&M. The Tigers’ record dipped to 5-7, which was their first losing record since 2004.Coach Gary Pinkel is starting to feel the heat, especially since...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Texas is something of football royalty and the fans know it. Just ask the Longhorns. Or better yet, ask fans of Texas A&M.Being the top historical football program in the top football state certainly has its perks, starting with your own...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
The SEC rules the recruiting rankings, but three big-time Big Ten signees from the last two seasons could play major roles in how the league is decided.Michigan and Ohio State are both plugging in five-star signees from the class of 2012 in...
David Fox
1 year ago
Fall camps starting up this week. The 2013 season is almost here.Contact us on twitter with a link or a tip we should include each day. (@AthlonSteven)College Football's Must-Read Stories Around the Web for Thursday, August 1stTCU quarterback...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Missouri’s Henry Josey was one of college football’s top running backs in 2011, but he suffered a significant knee injury late in the year and was forced to sit out all of 2012.Although it’s uncertain if Josey will be the same...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Pro skateboarder Bob Burnquist may have the coolest backyard in the world, filled with insane ramps that look like they came straight out of a video game. He uses those ramps, and a helicopter to unleash a barrage of over-the-top tricks. If you...
Rich McVey
1 year ago
New Western Michigan coach P.J. Fleck certainly isn’t short on energy or interesting ideas.The first-year coach revamped the Broncos’ uniforms for 2013 and recently walked on fire. No, really.And if that wasn’t enough, Fleck and...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
In the spirit of "The Super Bowl Shuffle," meet the MLS All-Stars as they rap a truly terrible, "We're Better Than the Rest!" The '85 Bears would be proud. "We're Better Than the Best" by The MLS All...
Rich McVey
1 year ago
After serving a one-year postseason ban, North Carolina is poised to make a run at the ACC Coastal title in 2013.The Tar Heels return 13 starters, including quarterback Bryn Renner and receiver Quinshad Davis. Even though guard Jonathan Cooper and...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
With the turn of the calendar to August, fall practice is officially set to begin across the nation for all 125 college football teams.Most teams are settled at quarterback, but there are a handful of programs still looking for the right answer...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Penn State is still dealing with NCAA sanctions, but the program appears to be on stable ground with second-year coach Bill O’Brien. The Nittany Lions rebounded from an 0-2 start to finish 8-4 last season, which included a win over Wisconsin...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The conventional thinking in the Big 12 may be that the team whose quarterback takes the reins will win the league.Indeed, only one of the top six passers, Texas’ David Ash, in the Big 12 returns for 2013.But in our exercise in picking the...
David Fox
1 year ago
One thing is pretty clear about the new Big East: Projecting the league is going to be difficult.Georgetown and Marquette tied for the Big East title in the old conference, but both teams lose key players. Villanova, which defeated Georgetown and...
David Fox
1 year ago
USC is used to having prolific quarterbacks. Stanford is used to big-time tight ends. UCLA is used to productive running backs. And Oregon State can usually count on its defensive tackle position to hold its own.In 2013, all four of those positions...
David Fox
1 year ago
Last season the most impactful trades didn’t seem that impressive when they were announced. But the additions of Hunter Pence and Marco Scutaro by San Francisco shifted the balance of power toward the Giants in the NL West and eventually led...
Charlie Miller
1 year ago
To help guide you through the 2013 Fantasy NASCAR season, Athlon Sports contributor Geoffrey Miller will be offering his best predictions for each race. And because Yahoo's Fantasy Auto Racing game is arguably the most popular, he’ll...
Geoffrey Miller
1 year ago
Fall camps starting up this week. The 2013 season is almost here.Contact us on twitter with a link or a tip we should include each day. (@AthlonSteven)College Football's Must-Read Stories Around the Web for Wednesday, July 31stOhio State...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
The Oregon football uniforms are now the second-most garish thing about Oregon football. GoDucks.com released a slideshow for the Football Performance Center where the Ducks will move this season.You know how Google or other Silicon Valley giants...
David Fox
1 year ago

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