NFL playoff scenarios, Week 17: Patriots can clinch top seed, Lions vs. Packers decides NFC North

Ten teams — the Dallas Cowboys, Atlanta Falcons, Seattle Seahawks, New York Giants, New England Patriots, Oakland Raiders, Pittsburgh Steelers, Houston Texans, Kansas City Chiefs, and Miami Dolphins — have clinched playoff spots for 2017. Four more are battling for the final two openings, while most of the 10 teams already in the playoffs are […]


Gun Control Advocates Send Safety Locks To Eagles Players Who Got Guns For Christmas

After the quarterback for the Philadelphia Eagles purchased shotguns for his offensive line this Christmas, a gun violence prevention group has also sent the players a gift: gun locks. Rookie quarterback Carson Wentz got his players Beretta shotguns, each weapon personalized with the player’s number engraved on the butt of the gun, ESPN reports. In […]


UFC 207 live results: Full fight card winners and reaction from Rousey vs. Nunes

Ronda Rousey’s return to the octagon did not go quite as planned, as she was unsuccessful in her attempt to take the women’s bantamweight belt from Amanda Nunes at UFC 207: Nunes vs. Rousey on Friday. Nunes came out and landed heavy right overhands and Rousey was immediately backing up. She was immediately turtling up […]


Michael Bennett Agrees To Three-Year, $31.5 Million Contract Extension With Seahawks

Seattle Seahawks standout defensive end Michael Bennett has agreed to a three-year, $ 31.5 million contract extension with the team, according to a source with knowledge of the agreement who spoke to The Huffington Post. The contract reportedly includes $ 17.5 million in guarantees and bonuses. Bennett will earn $ 16 million in 2017 and $ […]

Cam Newton, and the Killing of a Mockingbird

“The object of the artist is the creation of the beautiful. What the beautiful is is another question.”–JAMES JOYCE, A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man “I’ve wrestled with alligators. I’ve tussled with a whale. I done handcuffed lightning. And throw thunder in jail.”–MUHAMMAD ALI Bronn: What will you do?Tyrion: I suppose I’ll […]


This tipped ball disappears and then reappears as a diving South Carolina TD catch

South Carolina’s offense had an uphill battle ahead entering the fourth quarter of the Birmingham Bowl against USF, trailing 39-24. The Gamecocks were able to pull within eight points with a beautiful touchdown grab from receiver Bryan Edwards. Watch as Edwards somehow manages to haul this one in. The ball was tipped by the USF […]


The Raptors tried to score garbage time buckets, so Kevin Durant blocked them twice

Kevin Durant had a monster night on Wednesday against the Raptors. He finished the night with 22 points, 17 rebounds, seven assists, and five blocks. FIVE BLOCKS. His final two blocks were the result of a weird clock situation at the end of the game. The Warriors couldn’t fully run out the clock so the […]