Cubs Fan Catches Braves Home Run Ball, Throws Fake Ball Back On Field

This is a funny little insight into the lunacy of sports fandom. Much like with the players, there are unwritten rules of decorum for fans and one of those rules is that you must throw an opposing team's home run back onto the field if you catch it. People will straight-up yell at you if you don't. They made a whole … » 7/12/14 7:09pm 7/12/14 7:09pm

Terry Pendleton Roughed Up Chris Johnson For Sliding Into First Base

We've proven time and again that sliding into first base gets you there slower than if you run through it. Chris Johnson joined that Idiot Club of first-base-sliders and ended the Braves' rally tonight against the Phillies. His punishment was an enraged Terry Pendleton getting physical with him in the dugout. » 9/28/13 11:03pm 9/28/13 11:03pm

Andrelton Simmons Is Good At Baseball Tricks. His Teammates Are Not

Remember that old Nike commercial in which Tiger Woods did that awesome bouncing-ball trick? You know, the one that every kid within 15 miles of a driving range spent the next two years trying to duplicate. Well, a few Atlanta Braves players recently tried to execute a baseball-themed version of the same trick.… » 7/30/13 9:50am 7/30/13 9:50am

NFL Players' Sex House At Center Of Shooting Investigation

Let's make this clear up front: No NFL players are connected to last summer's shooting outside Orlando that left a 15-year-old girl with severe brain damage. But a house at the center of the case was a place where NFL players—specifically, former Jaguars and Rams receiver Mike Sims-Walker and Titans running back Chris… » 5/08/13 4:28pm 5/08/13 4:28pm

Chris Johnson's Holdout Is Good News For Titans Fans; Eagles Fans…

Happy August 9th! It's a day you should have circled on your football calendar, because today's the day that players have to report to camp in order to accrue a year of service. As dictated by the new CBA, any players still holding out for reworked contracts will have to wait an extra year for their free agency. And… » 8/09/11 2:50pm 8/09/11 2:50pm

Chris Johnson's Musical Stylings Not A Hit With NFL

I've always thought that the NFL was a bit stodgy when it came to their touchdown celebration policy; playing the Mr. Belding in the Saved By The Bell » 10/24/08 9:30am 10/24/08 9:30am that is our nation's most popular televised sport. But that being as it is, there is a rule in place against end zone shenanigans, so the Titans' Chris Johnson…