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ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 18: The Tampa Bay Buccaneers bench looks on against the Atlanta Falcons during a game at the Georgia Dome on September 18, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.

5 Other Lopsided NFL Games (To Make The Buccaneers Feel Better)

The Falcons rout of the Bucs isn’t the most lopsided NFL game ever. Here are five more to make Lovie and the Bucs feel better.

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LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 08: WWE wrestler John Cena speaks at a news conference announcing the WWE Network at the 2014 International CES at the Encore Theater at Wynn Las Vegas on January 8, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The network will launch on February 24, 2014 as the first-ever 24/7 streaming network, offering both scheduled programs and video on demand. The USD 9.99 per month subscription will include access to all 12 live WWE pay-per-view events each year. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology trade show, runs through January 10 and is expected to feature 3,200 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 150,000 attendees.

6 WWE Stars Before They Were Professional Wrestlers

Everyone starts somewhere. What did these WWE stars do before they were professional wrestlers?

09/18/2014

ARLINGTON, TX - OCTOBER 31: Fans of the Dallas Cowboys wear brown paper bags over their head as they watch the Cowboys play against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Cowboys Stadium on October 31, 2010 in Arlington, Texas.

10 Ways To Survive Football Season If Your Favorite NFL Team Stinks

So your team stinks. Here’s how to survive another football season as a fan of a losing NFL team.

09/12/2014

SEATTLE, WA - SEPTEMBER 04: Fans cheer during the game between the Seattle Seahawks and the Green Bay Packers at CenturyLink Field on September 4, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. The Seahawks defeated the Packers 36-16.

20 Ways To Tell If You’re A Die-Hard NFL Football Fan

How do you know for sure you’re a die-hard NFL football fan? Let me count the ways.

09/05/2014

NASHVILLE, TN - AUGUST 9: A Tennessee Titans fan sits in the rain while waiting for the start of a preseason NFL game against the Green Bay Packers at LP Field on August 9, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee.

19 Ways To Pass Time While Waiting For NFL Opening Day

Just when you thought the NFL was back, it takes the weekend off. Here are 19 ways to pass the time while waiting for opening day.

08/29/2014

DECEMBER 27: Bill Goldberg #71 of the Atlanta Falcons looks on during the NFL game against the Los Angeles Rams on December 27, 1992. Bill Goldberg made a transition from the NFL to a wrestling star after an abdominal injury forced him to retire from football.

7 Professional Wrestlers Who Played NFL Football

Professional wrestling and football have a lot in common. So it makes perfect sense that these former NFL players wound up in the wrestling ring.

08/25/2014

LANDOVER, MD - AUGUST 18: A football sits on the grass during a preseason game between the Washington Redskins and Cleveland Browns at FedExField on August 18, 2014 in Landover, Maryland.

7 Reasons Why The NFL Preseason Matters

NFL preseason games don’t count in the standings. But they definitely matter. Here are 7 reasons why.

CBS Chicago–08/20/2014

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8 Things You Didn’t Know About WWE Superstar Roman Reigns

Roman Reigns is climbing the WWE ranks, and has his sites set on the Heavyweight Championship. Here are 8 things you didn’t know.

08/18/2014

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 08: A fan reacts as Johnny Manziel of the Texas A&M Aggies is picked #22 overall by the Cleveland Browns during the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on May 8, 2014 in New York City.

8 People In Sports Who Need To Be Doused With Ice Water

Everyone’s taking up the ice bucket challenge. But some people in the sports world need ice water dumped on them.

08/13/2014

NEW ORLEANS, LA - APRIL 03: Titus O'Neil attends WWE's 2014 SuperStars For Kids at the New Orleans Museum of Art on April 3, 2014 in New Orleans City.

8 Things You Didn’t Know About WWE’s Titus O’Neil

WWE superstar Titus O’Neil may have turned heel, but he’s winning again with Slater Gator. Here are 8 things you didn’t know about Titus.

08/11/2014

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - FEBRUARY 02: Bruno Mars performs during the Pepsi Super Bowl XLVIII Halftime Show at MetLife Stadium on February 2, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.

5 Questionable NFL Team Fight Songs

NFL teams should leave music to the musicians… but they don’t. Here are 5 questionable NFL fight songs.

08/06/2014

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 21: Professional wrestlers Ken Anderson and Shawn Daivari attends "Mansome" Premiere during the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival at the Borough of Manhattan Community College on April 21, 2012 in New York City.

8 Things You Didn’t Know About TNA Wrestling’s Mr. Anderson

The future is bright for Mr. Anderson. Here are 8 things you didn’t know about the two-time TNA World Heavyweight Champion.

08/04/2014

Patrick Peterson (Photo Credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

6 NFL Cornerbacks Who Think They’re The Best

NFL cornerbacks have more confidence than most athletes. These 6 NFL cornerbacks think they’re the best at their position.

07/30/2014

Adam Rose

7 Things You Didn’t Know About WWE Party Boy Adam Rose

Adam Rose is the life of the WWE party. As the party boy climbs the WWE ranks, here are 7 things about him you didn’t know.

07/28/2014

JACKSONVILLE, FL - DECEMBER 15: EJ Manuel #3 of the Buffalo Bills attempts a pass during the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Field on December 15, 2013 in Jacksonville, Florida.

5 NFL Teams Already Out Of Contention For 2014 Season

Every NFL team has a chance… theoretically. But these 5 teams might as well pack it in until 2015.

07/24/2014

BEREA, OH - MAY 17: Cleveland Browns draft pick Johnny Manziel #2 throws during the Cleveland Browns rookie minicamp on May 17, 2014 at the Browns training facility in Berea, Ohio.

6 NFL Rookies Already In The Spotlight

NFL training camps start this week. And these rookies may be already feeling the pressure.

07/22/2014

Taisto Miettinen and Kristiina Haapanen from Finland compete during the Wife Carrying World Championships in Sonkajarvi, Finland on July 6, 2013. A

8 Sports You Didn’t Know Were Sports

People have lots of imagination and even more free time. Here are 8 sports you didn’t even know were sports.

07/16/2014

LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 14: Nerlens Noel #4 of the Philadelphia 76ers fights for position against Anthony Bennett #15 of the Cleveland Cavaliers during the Samsung NBA Summer League 2014 at the Cox Pavilion on July 14, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

6 Ways To Get Your Sports Fix During The Worst Sports Week Of The Year

Welcome to another hot and sticky July, at least in this corner of the world. Even if the weather is beautiful where you are, one can only spend so much time outside communing with Mother […]

07/15/2014

DENVER, CO - AUGUST 27: Pablo Sandoval #48 of the San Francisco Giants points to the sky to celebrate his solo home run during the first inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on August 27, 2013 in Denver, Colorado.

10 Sports Clichés That Need To Go Away

The cliché is a time-honored sports tradition. But here are 10 clichés we’d like to see go the way of the dodo.

07/10/2014

Presidents Rutherford B. Hayes, James A.Garfield, Benjamin Harrison

6 Baseball Players With Beards Like 19th Century Presidents

Styles always come back. But who knew the bushy beards of 19th Century presidents would take over Major League Baseball?

07/08/2014

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