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Everyone loves a good conspiracy theory, especially in sports — and politics and entertainment and mysteriously lost Malaysian Airlines flights. When Michael Jordan unexpectedly retires? Conspiracy. When Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins a race after...
Nathan Rush
1 year ago
Starting with the 1990 NFL season, there have been about 150 head coaches to roam the sideline. While this span has included the tenure of current Hall of Famers like Don Shula, Joe Gibbs and Bill Parcells as well as likely future ones such as Bill...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Eric Decker
NFL free agency officially gets started at 4 p.m. ET on Tuesday, meaning more than 500 players will be looking for employment. While salary cap, team needs, system fit, and other football-related matters drive this process, that doesn’t mean...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Craziest Moments from the 2014 NFL Scouting Combine
The 2014 NFL Scouting Combine a.k.a. the “Underwear Olympics” may not have gotten as crazy as the Sochi Winter Olympics, but there were still plenty of memorable, GIF-able, troll-able moments at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis...
Nathan Rush
1 year ago
The NFL Scouting Combine (Feb. 22-25) is crossing the finish line on another so-called “Underwear Olympics.” The Combine is just one step in the job interview process leading up to the 2014 NFL Draft (May 8-10). But make no mistake,...
Nathan Rush
1 year ago
No one said that running the 40-yard dash at the NFL Combine was easy. And from the labored looks on the faces of the athletes running it, it's true. Enjoy this image gallery of the football players trying to grunt one out at the combine....
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Jimmie Johnson
When I was growing up there was only one record, one accomplishment, one historic statistical club that I cared about.Home runs. It was the most sacred of records held by a class act of a man who was ahead of his time and beloved by all. But then...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Some of the world's greatest athletes weren't just one-sport players; instead, they excelled in two (and sometimes in several). Of course, some athletes probably should have stuck with their main sport. Here's a look at the top 33 two-...
Nathan Rush
1 year ago
Marlin Briscoe Blazed a Trail as One of the NFL's First Black QBs
When the 1972 Dolphins visited the White House in August 2013 to be feted for their undefeated season, President Obama didn’t need help identifying Don Shula, Larry Csonka and Bob Griese.  Or Marlin Briscoe. “I introduced...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
Seattle Seahawks
The Seattle Seahawks are champions of the NFL and while the celebration in the Pacific Northwest is just getting started, the focus elsewhere across the league has already shifted to next season. As far as the 2014 campaign goes, one thing is for...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
The 2013 NFL season is officially over and the Seattle Seahawks have won their first-ever world championship after dominating the Denver Broncos Sunday night in Super Bowl XLVIII. While the game at MetLife Stadium might have been a massive dud for...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
Peyton Manning
Super Sunday has come and gone and another team has taken its place in the annals of NFL lore. Russell Wilson and the Seahawks are champions — the first for the franchise and the city of Seattle. Pete Carroll became the third coach...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
You didn't actually think we were going to get through the biggest NFL game of the season without Tim Tebow showing up, did you? During Super Bowl Sunday, the former Gators, Broncos, Jets QB will appear in an ad for T-Mobile. To his credit, it...
Rich McVey
2 years ago
The Super Bowl is The Big Game in the NFL. But many of the game’s greatest players never took the field with the Vince Lombardi Trophy on the line. This year, Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey and Seahawks "Beast Mode" running back...
Nathan Rush
2 years ago
Super Bowl betting — and prop bets, in particular — attract sharks and suckers alike. Those who can’t afford a $4-million, 30-second commercial spot on FOX’s telecast or a $3,000 nosebleed seat at MetLife Stadium, but do...
Nathan Rush
2 years ago
Super Bowl XLVIII Seattle Seahawks vs. Denver Broncos
It’s a classic, yet unique matchup on tap for Super Bowl XLVIII this Sunday at MetLife Stadium when the Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos kick things off at 6:25 p.m. ET on FOX. For the first time since 1991, the battle for the Lombardi...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
Marshawn Lynch
A new NFL champion will be crowned Sunday night during Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium as the most-watched sport in the nation takes its biggest stage of the year. Besides more than likely hoisting the Lombardi Trophy once the game is over,...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
Russell Wilson
Beyond the quarterbacks, Tennessee and Wisconsin have their fair share of rooting interests in the Super Bowl.Led by Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning, no school will have more of their former players in the Super Bowl than the Volunteers. Manning...
David Fox
2 years ago
The NFL can be tough on those who mess with its trademark. Fortunately, Stephen Colbert has discovered a loophole. Prepare for the Superb Owl.The Colbert ReportGet More: Colbert Report Full Episodes,Video Archive 
Rich McVey
2 years ago
If you enjoy the circus, are not too fond of your dignity and don’t embarrass easily, then someday you should consider a trip to Super Bowl Media Day. What started as a place where actual journalists could interview NFL players has turned...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
Super Bowl XLVIII Seattle Seahawks vs. Denver Broncos
The top two teams in the NFL will conclude the 2013 season when the Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks meet in Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday. It’s only fitting that the champions of the AFC and NFC have both posted 15-3 records to earn the...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
Super Bowl XX Chicago Bears New England Patriots
With the Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks, the No. 1 seeds in their respective conferences and the NFL's No. 1 offense (Broncos) and defense (Seahawks), set to face off in Super Bowl XLVIII there is no question that the best two teams will...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
2013 Denver Broncos
The entire nation, if not the entire world, will be focused on MetLife Stadium on Feb. 2 when the Denver Broncos take on the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLVIII. While the weather will certainly be one of the main storylines, especially if it...
Mark Ross
2 years ago
2013 Seattle Seahawks
Big players make big plays in big games. And the Super Bowl is “The Big Game.” (Seriously, using the term “Super Bowl” without league permission is strictly prohibited.) Stars come out to shine in the Super Bowl. This year...
Nathan Rush
2 years ago
This year's Super Bowl Media Day kicks off on Tuesday, Jan. 28, and will see throngs of news outlets from around the world descending on the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ, for a blitz of Seahawks-Broncos coverage. Rarely are stories broken....
Athlon Sports
2 years ago

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