Last Night's Winner: Kobe

In sports, everyone is a winner—some people just win better than others. Like Kobe Bryant, who has been in much worse jams than Tiger Woods and he's doing just fine now. Can you sink putts at the buzzer? » 12/17/09 9:00am 12/17/09 9:00am

Mangino Rides Off Into The Sunset, Less Than Comfortably

Because no one reads the newspaper, and SportsCenter's anchors are too perky for this early in the morning, Deadspin combs the best of the broadsheets and the blogosphere to bring you everything you need to know to start your day. » 12/04/09 6:30am 12/04/09 6:30am

Mark Mangino Now Has More Time For That NordicTrack In His Garage

Craggs was wrong: Mangino wasn't fired, he "resigned." After a parade of former players claiming abuse, Kansas finally made like the Catholic Church and decided it's time to move on. Baby Mangino sheds a tear. And burps and poops. [KU] » 12/03/09 8:30pm 12/03/09 8:30pm

Mark Mangino Mistreats His Players In Cruel, Exotic Ways

The hand you see here belongs to a former Kansas defensive lineman, who says that in 2003, surly parade balloon Mark Mangino made him "bear-crawl" across a hot AstroTurf field. It was punishment for missing, oh yes, a weigh-in. » 12/03/09 5:00pm 12/03/09 5:00pm

Uga VII Is Dead. Long Live Uga VIII

Because no one reads the newspaper, and SportsCenter's anchors are too perky for this early in the morning, Deadspin combs the best of the broadsheets and the blogosphere to bring you everything you need to know to start your day. » 11/20/09 6:30am 11/20/09 6:30am

Your Daily Mark Mangino Harassment Update

Former Kansas football players are coming out of the woodwork now to tell the us all how awfully "inappropriate" Mark Mangino is when he yells at his players. It's clear that when it comes to emotional devastation, he's the king. » 11/19/09 11:50am 11/19/09 11:50am

Whitlock: Mangino's Oozing Pumpkin The Root Of All His Coaching Woes

Jason Whitlock offers his funky-fresh perspective on the absurd Mark Mangino poking situation by positing that the beleaguered coach's problems could have all been avoided had he not weighed "450 to 500 pounds." Fat-on-fat crime ensues. » 11/18/09 6:30pm 11/18/09 6:30pm

Mark Mangino Has A Bit Of A Temper

Does this look like the face of someone who would berate and threaten his players? Or worse, a parking enforcer who was only doing his job when he gave the Kansas football coach two dozen parking tickets? You'd be surprised. » 11/18/09 10:30am 11/18/09 10:30am

Is This The End Of Mark (And Baby) Mangino?

Kansas has launched an internal investigation of football coach Mark Mangino, which combined with five straight losses and an upcoming shellacking against Texas, could spell doom for the rotund coach. But what will become of his infant doppleganger? » 11/17/09 4:15pm 11/17/09 4:15pm

Deadspin National Poll Of The Week: Who Should Replace NBA Refs?

With the NBA referee lockout a foregone conclusion, we asked millions of Americans who they thought would make the best replacement referees for the upcoming 2009-2010 NBA season. Here are the results. [Source: Gallup] » 9/19/09 5:20pm 9/19/09 5:20pm

Baby Mangino's True Identity ... Revealed!

You know, when this loveable little tyke first appeared in the inbox, no one knew where he lived or what his secret Clark Kent-like identity was and, frankly, I didn't want to know. The mystery was part of his charm, like a magic trick you can't figure out, but after the strong outpouring of support that he received… » 11/19/08 1:15pm 11/19/08 1:15pm

Brace Yourselves ... There's Another Baby Mangino ...

Ok, I did not see this one coming. Believe it or not, there are least two different families somewhere in the United States that decided that the perfect Halloween costume for their young infant was to dress him up like Kansas football coach Mark Mangino. What are the odds of that happening twice in one year? This is… » 11/14/08 5:15pm 11/14/08 5:15pm

Your Halloween Costume Was Not This Good

I went to two pretty decent Halloween parties last weekend and saw a lot of clever costumes—Tony Stark with glowing chest plate, Anton Chigurh, Carmen Sandiego, Sewer Urchin, half the cast of "The Maltese Falcon," two Sarah Palins, 16 Jokers, and a dude in a Chinese gymnast leotard. But none—none—of them compare to… » 11/05/08 11:05am 11/05/08 11:05am

College Football Previews: #13 Kansas

We're rolling through the college football top 25. Today we get things started with a photoshopped Mark Mangino. Can things get any better for Kansans? The season countdown has entered single digits. We're just nine days away from the glory that is Vanderbilt @ Miami-Ohio. Today's Kansas preview is brought to us by… » 8/19/08 12:30pm 8/19/08 12:30pm

Kansas Football Players Don't Think 'Our Coach is Phat' Shirts Are Funny

Ditto for 'Our Coach Beat Anorexia.' Kansas football players are so sensitive. They wouldn't last a day in the Iowa Athletic Department. Mark Mangino is svelte in their loving eyes. » 7/23/08 1:50pm 7/23/08 1:50pm

Mangino, Orange Become One

He went down to quick defeat in the SHOTY First Round, but Kansas coach Mark Mangino proved his mettle last night; that Kansas team might have pretty good, doggunit. » 1/04/08 11:10am 1/04/08 11:10am

Pity The Poor Jayhawks Reporter

Is Mark Mangino leaving Kansas to become the new coach at West Virginia? Well, no, obviously. Who would think that? Unfortunately for him, Lawrence Journal-World reporter Ryan Wood, who became the victim of one of them thar hoaxes. » 12/20/07 12:35pm 12/20/07 12:35pm