Your 2010 SHOTY: Brett Favre

As everyone could have seen coming, Brett Favre was the winner of the 2010 Sports Human Of The Year award. Karen F. Owen made it close, but Favre had 53.41 percent of the vote. » 12/06/10 11:00am 12/06/10 11:00am

Who Wins The 2010 SHOTY: Brett Favre Or Karen F. Owen?

We have come to the last round of the 2010 Sportshuman Of The Year tournament, and we probably should have all seen this matchup coming. No two stories captivated the world of Deadspin this year, for better or worse. » 12/03/10 12:15pm 12/03/10 12:15pm

SHOTY Semifinals: No. 3 Karen F. Owen Vs. No. 7 The Machine

Our lone upset in the quarterfinals was a big one: The Machine edged out LeBron James, dropping the No. 2 seed. No. 3 Karen F. Owen defied Bodog's odds and sadly took out Dude Being Blown By A Dog. Alas. » 12/02/10 11:00am 12/02/10 11:00am

SHOTY Semifinals: No. 1 Brett Favre Vs. No. 4 Jay Mariotti

We've reached the SHOTY Semifinals. Brett Favre left Ines Sainz in arrears, and Jay Mariotti oozed Jason Whitlock's pumpkin. Now, for the nitty-gritty. » 12/01/10 11:45am 12/01/10 11:45am

"Dude Getting Blown By A Dog" Gets Surprising Odds In 2010 SHOTY Awards summoned one of its bookmakers to analyze the favorites for this year's ridiculous little Sports Human of the Year competition. They are listed after the jump. This for entertainment purposes only. I think. » 11/30/10 4:00pm 11/30/10 4:00pm

SHOTY Quarterfinals: No. 3 Karen F. Owen vs. No. 6 Dude Getting Blown…

Oh, if only the dog of Joel Monaghan's Canberra Raiders teammate had somehow made it into Duke. In the interests of research, anyway ... » 11/30/10 3:45pm 11/30/10 3:45pm

SHOTY Quarterfinals: No. 1 Brett Favre vs. No. 8 Ines Sainz

It's kind of amazing that these two have never been captured in the same photo together. I totally looked. Nothing. Give it time. » 11/30/10 11:00am 11/30/10 11:00am

SHOTY Quarterfinals: No. 4 Jay Mariotti vs. No. 5 Jason Whitlock

It's the media subregional! It is worth noting that the only two media folk to make the SHOTY final eight are both former ESPN employees. Well, then, the decks must be swabbed shiny clean over there then. » 11/29/10 3:40pm 11/29/10 3:40pm

SHOTY Quarterfinals: No. 2 LeBron James vs. No. 7 The Machine

There's no real tale of the tape to run through in this first SHOTY quarterfinal matchup, but if there were, you couldn't help but note that The Machine (probably) has one more title than LeBron does. » 11/29/10 3:00pm 11/29/10 3:00pm

Your 2010 Deadspin Sports Human Of The Year Nominees Are...

A cavalcade of athletes gone astray from their moral core, rambunctiously violent media personalities, accidental female empowerers, and a mysterious man in a mask. See them all below. » 11/24/10 1:05pm 11/24/10 1:05pm

It's That Time Of Year Again: Let's See Your SHOTY Nominations

Like sands through the hourglass, so are the days of telestrator dong. It's amazing that it's already time for Sportshuman Of The Year nominations, yet, here we are. » 11/15/10 1:50pm 11/15/10 1:50pm

Your 2009 SHOTY: Tiger Woods

As you would could have guessed, Tiger Woods was the runaway winner of the 2009 Sports Human Of The Year award. Even though his breakthrough came late, it's difficult to argue he didn't earn it. » 12/17/09 1:00pm 12/17/09 1:00pm

2009 SHOTY: Time For Voting

OK, you've seen all the nominees. It's now time to vote. Polls will be open until Thursday at 12:01 a.m. Vote like the wind. Vote like your soul depends on it. » 12/14/09 2:00pm 12/14/09 2:00pm

2009 SHOTY Nominee: Artie Lange

Sometimes, SHOTY nominees are so honored because of sustained excellence. Other times, like in this example, it's just one amazing, transcendent moment. That moment can be enough. » 12/07/09 10:45am 12/07/09 10:45am

2009 SHOTY Nominee: Josh Hamilton

I was in Las Vegas celebrating my father's 60th birthday when Daulerio called to tell me he had drunk pictures of Josh Hamilton. It made me angry. No one wanted to believe that. » 12/04/09 12:45pm 12/04/09 12:45pm

2009 SHOTY Nominee: Lenny Dykstra

We continue our week-plus look at this year's Sportshuman Of The Year nominees with the athletic embodiment of our financial crisis: Lenny Dykstra. Handsome devil, and charming too. » 12/03/09 12:40pm 12/03/09 12:40pm