Athletes who lost all their money

Athletes who lost all their money Brian [email protected] Who didn’t grow up pretending to hit that game-winning shot in their backyard? Dreaming of being a sports star is as American as apple pie, but for some athletes, becoming one can turn into a real-life nightmare. According to Sports Illustrated, “by the time they have been […]

Record-breaking physical feats that blew everyone away

Record-breaking physical feats that blew everyone away Shutterstock Eleanor [email protected] Let’s face it: humans are weird. We’re awesome, idiotic, adventurous creatures, always pushing ourselves to the very limit to achieve things never before thought possible. Everyone loves a hero, and real-life heroes are even better than fictional ones. These record-breaking physical feats could rival even […]

The untold truth of the XFL

The untold truth of the XFL Getty Images Jason [email protected] Just because fans want football, doesn’t mean they want awful football. The XFL learned that lesson in 2001, as its single season was marred by terribly low ratings, a fixation on pro wrestling cheese and sleaze, and terrible on-field play. XFL owner Vince McMahon plans […]