No Pressure, Though

The Jets have chosen their next head coach, former Cardinals defensive coordinator Todd Bowles. He may or may not be the right man for the job, but he's sure as hell got the right name for it. » 1/14/15 11:03am 1/14/15 11:03am

Newspaper's Sports Headlines Are All Stuart Scott Catchphrases

Here's today's Virginian-Pilot sports front, and it honors Stuart Scott with headlines referencing the late ESPN anchor's most well-known catchphrases. » 1/05/15 1:29pm 1/05/15 1:29pm

High School Football Reporter Films Entrance, Gets Mauled By Team

Newspaper reporter Ed Castro was on the scene last night for Arrowhead Christian Academy's (Redlands, Calif.) home game against Western Christian. He had the ideal spot for getting video of ACA's tunnel entrance, up until the moment when he did not. » 11/08/14 9:00am 11/08/14 9:00am

Newspaper Reader Has Strong Opinion On Ray Rice And Fred Flintstone

The best opinion of the day can be found among the Washington Post's letters to the editor. (The worst opinions of the day, as per usual, can be found in the Washington Post's opinions section.) » 7/31/14 11:01am 7/31/14 11:01am

Cleveland Newspaper Rejects Heat Fans' Ad Busting On LeBron

Dan Le Batard, as part of a stunt for his radio show, attempted to purchase a full-page ad in the Cleveland Plain Dealer. (A mockup, via @itsleooo, can be seen below.) It would have been paid for by interested Miamians via Kickstarter, and poked fun at LeBron James for not, as of yet, publicly thanking Miami fans. » 7/30/14 4:00pm 7/30/14 4:00pm

Who Really Runs New York Sports? These Terrible Lists Won't Tell You.

According to the readers of the New York Daily News, these are the 15 (actually 17) most powerful people in New York sports: » 7/25/14 4:12pm 7/25/14 4:12pm

That Cool NYT LeBron Cover Was (Sort Of) Inspired By Kanye And Kim

After LeBron James announced that he was returning to Cleveland, The New York Times ran one of the coolest covers we've ever seen on its Saturday sports section. It turns out that the idea behind the cover was indirectly inspired by Kanye West and Kim Kardashian, because of course it was. » 7/15/14 1:07pm 7/15/14 1:07pm

Today's Brazilian Newspaper Covers Are Pure Sadness

If there's one thing to be thankful for in the wake of Brazil's World Cup meltdown, it's that the host country's stunning 7-1 defeat gave Brazilian newspaper editors a chance to cut loose and really go all-in with the despair. With that in mind, let's survey (via Newseum) today's best, saddest Brazilian newspaper… » 7/09/14 10:30am 7/09/14 10:30am

The German Press Is Talking Shit About Us, You Guys [NSFW]

Everyone is gearing up for this afternoon's colossal clash between the U.S. and Germany, and the Germans are no exception. The cocky bastards that they are, almost all of the coverage in their papers pretty blatantly take shots at our boys. » 6/26/14 11:50am 6/26/14 11:50am

"Spain Was The Titanic": The World Reacts To A World Cup Collapse

It's full-on postmortem time in Spain and around the soccer world, as people grapple with La Roja's ignominious exit from this year's World Cup. One of the finest international runs the sport has ever seen went out not with a whimper, but with an embarrassing, well-documented shriek. » 6/19/14 3:59pm 6/19/14 3:59pm

WrestleMania Gets New Orleans Newspaper's Front Page

Today's New Orleans Times-Picayune features five pages of coverage of last night's WrestleMania at the Superdome—an event which managed to bleed over into the public consciousness more than usual, thanks in large part to the end of the Undertaker's streak. Still, it's odd to see wrestling get the front page of any… » 4/07/14 2:14pm 4/07/14 2:14pm

Red Sox Take Out Newspaper Ad Thanking St. Louis

You'll find this full-page ad in today's St. Louis Post-Dispatch, and it seems the Red Sox aren't done trolling everyone. "Your region, its people, and the entire Cardinals organization represent everything that's great about baseball." Damn it. We just spent a month breaking them down, and now Cards fans are going to… » 11/05/13 9:48am 11/05/13 9:48am

Atlanta Newspaper Tweets Some Dumb Shit About Lottery Winner

It's since been deleted (of course), and the Atlanta Journal-Constitution has yet to offer an apology or an explanation, but some announcement about their account being hacked will probably hit the Twitter machine any moment now. » 10/23/13 12:23pm 10/23/13 12:23pm

Maloof Family Thanks Sacramento In Newspaper Ad

Years of prayers were finally and officially answered: as of Friday, the Maloofs are no longer NBA owners. Sure, they drove the team into the ground, and sure, they did everything possible to sell the franchise to an owner who would move it from Sacramento, and sure, just two weeks ago George Maloof was hiding in a… » 6/03/13 10:26am 6/03/13 10:26am

100 Years Ago, Ty Cobb Had A Very Modern Holdout

It's not about money, it's about the principle. Or, No one player is bigger than the game. Sound familiar? Ty Cobb's holdout, over a matter of a few thousand dollars, was reported exactly 100 years ago to the day, in nearly the exact same language you'd hear in a modern contract dispute. Baseball truly is timeless. » 4/16/13 3:44pm 4/16/13 3:44pm