Qatar Is Canceling Four Of Its 12 Planned World Cup Stadiums

After a year of ballooning costs, delays, and controversy over its labor practices, Qatar is cutting back. According to a report from Bloomberg Businessweek, organizers have decided to drastically scale back plans to construct a dozen new stadiums for the 2022 World Cup. » 4/21/14 12:16pm 4/21/14 12:16pm

Matthew Stafford As The 14th-Best QB: Is Ron Jaworski Crazy, Or Are The…

Ron Jaworski's been counting down his list of the best NFL quarterbacks, and Matthew Stafford, despite clocking in the top five in most statistical categories, landed at No. 14. Is Jaws right, and Stafford's sample size too small? Or could you stick a lump of Shaun Hill-shaped beef behind center, and expect it to put… » 6/28/12 3:10pm 6/28/12 3:10pm

Dewayne Wise's "Catch": Plucky Gamesmanship Or Low-Down Dirty Cheating?…

OK, obviously, what happened down the left-field line at Yankee Stadium last night was some ludicrous, amazing bullshit, and umpire Mike DiMuro is a disgrace. But what about Dewayne Wise? By acting as if he had the ball in his empty glove, was he cleverly grabbing any available competitive edge, like Derek Jeter… » 6/27/12 12:36pm 6/27/12 12:36pm

You Have No Idea Whether Greg Jennings Really Fumbled Or Not, So Shut…

Here's the definitive camera angle on the play from yesterday's Packers-Giants game that everyone is so twisted out of shape about. Greg Jennings is on his way to the ground, and the ball is a fraction of a second from being wrenched out of his grasp, and you can clearly see—what? Unless I missed the day the NFL… » 1/16/12 4:23pm 1/16/12 4:23pm

Today's Bible Lesson: Girls Can't Play Football

There may be nothing in the rulebook that says a mule can't play football, but there's another rule book out there that apparently does say something about girls not being place kickers. That was news to Kacy Stuart, a 14-year-old lass from Spaulding County, Georgia, who is playing for the New Creation Center… » 10/22/08 12:30pm 10/22/08 12:30pm